Office & SharePoint 2010 RTM Download Links and Launch

All the excitement all the build up. 

April 16 Jeff Teper announced the RTM (Release to Manufacturing) of SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010

April 22 The SharePoint Foundation 2010 & SharePoint Server 2010 English bits went live on Download Center & MSDN

April 27 Volume Licensing and Customers with Software Assurance will have availability on the VL Servicing Center (looks like they beat their dates)

April 27 First tier first round of languages – English, French, Spanish, German, Russian, and Dutch available on Volume licensing (and I bet on MSDN)

May 12 Official Launch & Global Community Launch Parties including the party I’ll be hosting at Nectar in Seattle with Erica Toelle

June – General Availability – This is when you’ll see the trial bits.


The Free stuff with No Subscriber requirements:


SharePoint Foundation 2010 – Free Requires no subscription (x64)

Download details: Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010

  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7 Enterprise; Windows 7 Professional; Windows 7 Ultimate; Windows Server 2008 R2; Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2; Windows Vista Service Pack 2
  • Review the SharePoint Foundation 2010 system requirements
  • Size 170 MB
  • Note: Keep checking on the other languages they will follow…

SharePoint Designer 2010 –  Free Download (No MSDN Subscription Required)

#SharePoint Designer 2010 x86 (32 bit) and then SharePoint Designer x64

Microsoft releases Office 2010, SharePoint 2010 to TechNet, MSDN | Ed Bott’s Microsoft Report |


MSDN Subscriber links for SharePoint 2010 (Currently in 14 languages (according to @resing tweet)

Who can download SharePoint 2010 and will have a key here’s the groups on MSDN:
BizSpark, BizSpark Admin, MSDN Universal (VL), VS Premium with MSDN (MPN), VS Premium with MSDN (Retail), VS Premium with MSDN (VL), VS Pro with MSDN Premium (Empower), VS Pro with MSDN Premium (MPN), VS Ultimate with MSDN (Retail), VS Ultimate with MSDN (VL)

SharePoint Server 2010

SharePoint Server 2010 (x64) – DVD (English)
Thursday, April 22, 2010 8:49 AM

File Name: en_sharepoint_server_2010_x64_dvd_518634.iso

Date Published (UTC): 4/22/2010 8:49:57 AM

Last Updated (UTC): 4/22/2010 8:57:09 AM


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