09 July 2010

Want to try out Visual Studio Lab Management?

hero_single_labmgnt_boxshotThe Visual Studio Lab Management Team has come through again!  They have released an all-in-one Visual Studio and Lab Management VHD that’s ready to go.

“To enable quick evaluation of the Lab Management 2010 pre-RTM, we have created a Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V based Virtual Machine (VM) that provides an all-in-one setup with pre-configured System Centre Virtual Machine Manager, Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server with Lab Management enabled.”

You will need to download the pieces of the VHD and read the team’s blog post describing installation steps.

Blog: Lab Management (pre-release) 2010 Walkthrough VHD

There are 19 files in this download so to make downloading easy, follow these steps.

1. Download and install Free Download Manager. This utility provides:

  • Auto-resume support for interrupted downloads.
  • Multiple simultaneous download streams for (usually) a much faster download experience.
  • As the name implies, it's completely free.

2. Select the URLs below and copy to your clipboard.

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http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part01.exe
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part02.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part03.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part04.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part05.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part06.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part07.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part08.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part09.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part10.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part11.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part12.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part13.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part14.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part15.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part16.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part17.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part18.rar
http://download.microsoft.com/download/4/3/8/438B2F26-0575-479C-A94B-B03C1E4E32A1/Visual%20Studio%20Lab%20Management%20(pre-release)%202010%20VHD.part19.rar

3. Launch the user interface for Free Download Manager (either from the Start Menu or via the system tray icon if FDM is already running).

  • Click File -> Import -> Import List of URLs from Clipboard.
  • When prompted for a download group, accept the default and click OK.

4. You are now free to minimize Free Download Manager while the files download. By default, they will be saved to c:\downloads.

 

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