Hello to all, Opening this new thread regarding the working and non-working programs/softwares with Windows VISTA Beta 2. Whoever is using this beta release is asked to share their information on what programs/softwares works and doesn't work with their copy of the beta OS. Please remember - this thread is NOT about the list of features about the beta version, ONLY the programs/softwares which can be / cannot be run on this OS, with any issues/malfunctions. Starting with mine.. as i have posted in another thread here: Working: ======= Java 2 Runtime Environment 1.5.0. Update 6 KLite Mega Codec 1.53 mIRC 6.17 Nero 22.214.171.124 Winamp 5.21 FULL Windows LIVE Messenger 8.0 build 8.0.0792.00 Yahoo Messenger 7 Build 0437 2007 Microsoft Office system Beta 2 NOT Working (Not compatible/Doesn't Install/Don't work after Install): ==================================================== McAfee VirusScan Professional Edition 7.03 Retail Mcafee VirusScan Professional Edition 2006 Acrobat Reader 7.07 ImageResizer Powertoy Setup TuneUp Utilities 2006 5.0.2331 ymsgr8us (8 beta) ymsgr75us (7.5) Download Accelerator Plus 126.96.36.199 LimeWire Pro 4.12.0/4.12.3 Now lets see what others are working on.... Installed today: Windows Vista x86 Beta 2 ForceWare Release 85 88.61 May 23, 2006 (working) Yahoo Messenger 8 Beta installs well.. starts well. when i signin, it hangs up and windows error reporting comes up, so i got rid of it and installed Yahoo Messenger 7.5 instead.