Windows Live suite of beta version programs have been released as wave 3 stage, as reported earlier. Windows Live products consists of various software programs which previously been released as standalone or individual program, which are now all packaged into Windows Live wave 3 beta apps.
These programs include:
- Windows Live Mail beta
- Windows Live Messenger beta
- Windows Live Photo Gallery beta
- Windows Live Movie Maker beta
- Windows Live Writer beta
- Windows Live Toolbar beta
- Windows Live Family Safety beta
- Microsoft Office Outlook Connector beta
There are two versions of setup installer for Windows Live Wave 3 Beta programs, namely wlsetup-web.exe which is a tiny and slim setup loader that is by default offered by Windows Live beta download page at http://download.live.com/, and wlsetup-all.exe which contains all required files to setup all software programs inside the Windows Live Beta Wave 3 package.
The tiny executable is good for user who wants to save bandwidth or have slow Internet connection speed, as only wanted and needed programs will be downloaded and installed. And the full standalone package setup installation executable is good for user who wants to install offline, or facing installation problem or fail to install error when using the setup loader. Here’s the direct download links to both slim and full setup installer for Windows Live Beta Wave 3 products.
Note: The Windows Live Wave 3 Beta installer will install Windows Live Messenger (WLM or MSN Messenger) 2009 version 14.0.5027.908. Unfortunately, Microsoft does not provide standalone individual setup installer for each application, however, the setup file for them can be retrieved from sub-folders inside \Program Files\Common Files\Windows Live\.cache\ folder after installation completed successfully.