News; Click-to-Run: Delivering Office in the 21st Century (2)
With few exceptions, only user data actually through the virtual environment to local system. Click - to - Run users might notice they have a virtual q: drive on their PCS, this is the virtual file system used by the office. Click - to Run product also supports streaming -. Think of this in the same way you consider streaming video. You go to see the first part of the video, the entire file download before. And Click - Run, the user can to - start using their office procedures before the entire suite or product has been downloaded, so they can get work much faster. When users are running their application, the rest of the product was downloaded background. Initial installation process is very different from users may be used to. Get to Click - the experience of more like Run office - download a large network control do better than the traditional office installation: Users will see residential and commercial office 2010 beta products can be used to Click - download Run technology -. This option suitable for high bandwidth connections (low bandwidth users should download office beta) professional 2010. When the office 2010 release, Click - will be to Run delivery - more extensive office supplies. Download an office users to Click - Run 2010 - delivered product still can obtain "normal" self-extracting versions, and these version if native 64-bit better meet their needs.
Also may be users might notice some add-ins, or other comprehensive point and office customers, behave differently or Click - used when to cut Run products. - The vast majority of these factors will be no problem. All of the macro, the possibility of document automation in - and cross - Microsoft Office 2010 application interoperability very good work. But sometimes the office to changes in product groups must some comprehensive solutions need to update (building 64-bit version of the application is another good example). In some cases, the locator add-ins can be hard to Click - to - Run office supplies on the machine, or they may have a problem when the product to communicate with people, they are running the office in the virtual environment.
We expect these issues are limited in scope. You will see more from us on how to resolve these both for users, developers, hoping to expand office. Beta schedule, if you are a developer, or problematic an add-in you believe to be compatible office 2010, you may want to obtain the professional version of the office 2010 beta.