What are the limitations of the trial download? RRS feed

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  • What are the limiitations of the trial download?  Can you download it to a developer box (single user) and use it indefinitely or will it time out at some point?

    Wednesday, May 12, 2010 10:04 PM

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  • Hi Brian,

    You get 180 days.  There are no limitations other than it dies after 180 days.  You can get licensing (msdn or production) and get it going again.

    Best regards,


    Excert from one of the downloads...


    This is the trial for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010.

    SharePoint Server 2010 for Internet Sites, Standard

    For small and mid-sized organizations looking to create public Internet sites or basic extranets using the Standard features of SharePoint Server 2010. ​

    The trial period is 180 days. You can convert to a licensed installation at any time during the trial or after the trial has expired by entering the appropriate product key.
    Thursday, May 13, 2010 1:17 AM