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Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Bordeaux 2.0.0 Beta 2 for Mac Released

The Bordeaux Technology Group released Bordeaux 2.0.0 Beta 2 for Mac today. Bordeaux 2.0.0 Beta 2 marks major progress over the older Beta 1 release. With this release we now support Leopard and Snow Leopard. We have improved support for Microsoft Office 2007 (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and preliminary support for Internet Explorer 7 in this release, there has also been many small bug fixes and tweaks on the back-end.

The cost of Bordeaux 2.0.0 Beta 2 is $20.00. Mac customers who pre order this Beta will save $5.00 once the final release ships the cost will be $25.00 pre order customers can also join our Beta testing group. Anyone who has purchased Bordeaux in the past six months is entitled to a free upgrade. Bordeaux comes with six months of upgrades and support and of course a 30-day money back guarantee.

Please read our Mac Beta 2 readme file before you use Bordeaux.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Benefits of pre-odering Bordeaux for Mac OS X

  • The pre-oder price will only be $20.00 so you will save $5.00
  • You will have access to all beta builds.
  • You can join our beta testing group and give feedback.
  • Users who give useful beta reports will get a extra six months of free upgrades.

Beta 2 application support :

  • Microsoft Office 2007 Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpnt)
  • Microsoft Office 2003 Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpnt)
  • Microsoft Visio 2003
  • Microsoft Project 2003
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6
  • Microsoft Office 2000 Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpnt)
  • IrfanView 4.25

Final Release todo :

  • Sane scanners support
  • Steam support depending on customer demand
  • Fix the known Icon Bugs
  • Bug fixes and performance tweaks

Beta 2 New Features :

  • Bordeaux now runs on Snow Leopard
  • Updated to Wine version 1.1.36
  • Added support for IE 7
  • Added support for Irfanview 4.25
  • Many fixes to .app Bundle support
  • Fixes to Icon support
  • libpng and libjpg fixes
  • Fixed a couple bugs in the Bordeaux UI
  • Fixed a couple bugs in the Cellar Manager
  • Synced to newest winetricks release
  • Many other small bug fixes

Beta 2 Screenshots :

Bordeaux User Interface on OS-X Snow Leopard.



Bordeax Starting the Internet Explorer 7 Install.




Internet Explorer 7 running on OS-X Snow Leopard.



Microsoft Office 2003 Install.



Microsoft Office 2003 Install has Completed.



Microsoft Word 2003 on OS-X Snow Leopard.



Microsoft Excel 2003 on OS-X Snow Leopard.

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