Windows 8 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/8280/more en Worth Knowing: Security Updates Fail for Windows Server 2012 if BitLocker is not Installed http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/worth-knowing-security-updates-fail-windows-server-2012-if-bitlocker-not-install <div class="node-body article-body">If you've uninstalled, or not installed, BitLocker on Windows Server 2012, you'll not be able to install security patches without this hotfix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/worth-knowing-security-updates-fail-windows-server-2012-if-bitlocker-not-install" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/worth-knowing-security-updates-fail-windows-server-2012-if-bitlocker-not-install#comments Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Security BitLocker BitLocker Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:52:00 +0000 115981 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows 8 Remote Attestation Service http://windowsitpro.com/windows/windows-8-remote-attestation-service <div class="node-body article-body">Secure Windows 8 through a remote attestation service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/windows-8-remote-attestation-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/windows-8-remote-attestation-service#comments Windows Windows 8.1 Windows 8 attestation service attestation service faq FAQ security Security Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 04:56:00 +0000 114801 at http://windowsitpro.com Putting the Win in Windows 9 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-9/putting-win-windows-9 <div class="field-deck"> We're on the Threshold of something big </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the rumor mill and my own sources starting to excitedly drop hints about a coming new major version of Windows, it's time to dust off those beta-testing skills, wash the bad taste of Windows 8 out of your mouth and get busy: Within a month or so, we'll have a technical preview of Windows 9 to tinker with. And this time around, you might actually want to pay attention.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-9/putting-win-windows-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-9/putting-win-windows-9#comments Windows 9 beta-testing skills beta-testing skills Improvements Improvements Microsoft Microsoft OS releases OS releases Threshold Threshold updates Updates Windows Windows Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 9 Windows 9 Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:20:00 +0000 113481 at http://windowsitpro.com The August Patches to Avoid for Now http://windowsitpro.com/security/august-patches-avoid-now <div class="node-body article-body">Some of the August Updates released by Microsoft are causing significant problems. Here's the list to avoid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/august-patches-avoid-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/august-patches-avoid-now#comments Windows 8 Windows 7 Security Blue Screen Blue Screen error error Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8 Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:40:00 +0000 112551 at http://windowsitpro.com Why Windows 8's Lifecycle and Update Support is Confusing http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/why-windows-8s-lifecycle-and-update-support-confusing <div class="node-body article-body">The original Windows 8 release is fraught with confusing messages around actual end of life.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/why-windows-8s-lifecycle-and-update-support-confusing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/why-windows-8s-lifecycle-and-update-support-confusing#comments Windows 8 Lifecycle Lifecycle Windows 8 Windows 8 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:18:00 +0000 112371 at http://windowsitpro.com Is this the Start Menu You Were Looking For? http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/start-menu-you-were-looking <div class="node-body article-body">The latest Windows 8/9 Start Menu screenshot leak shows only that people remain interested in it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/start-menu-you-were-looking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/start-menu-you-were-looking#comments Windows 8 Start menu Start Menu Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 9 Windows 9 Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:02:00 +0000 109691 at http://windowsitpro.com Why Windows 8 Reports at Version 6.2 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/why-windows-8-reports-version-62 <div class="node-body article-body">If you're confused by Windows version reporting, there's a reason.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/why-windows-8-reports-version-62" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/why-windows-8-reports-version-62#comments Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 8 Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:31:00 +0000 108191 at http://windowsitpro.com It's All Windows, Yes, But PCs are Not the Same as Devices http://windowsitpro.com/mobile/its-all-windows-yes-pcs-are-not-same-devices <div class="field-deck"> The same but not the same </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As you might know, I've spent much of this year evaluating a wide variety of often-innovative new Windows-based PCs and devices. And more generally, I've spent even more time just trying to wrap my head around this evolving market and understand how the changes we're seeing impact the ways in which we work and consume content. This isn't just a pedantic exercise, as this separation between PC and devices impacts both how we manage this hardware and the ways in which users interact with it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/mobile/its-all-windows-yes-pcs-are-not-same-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/mobile/its-all-windows-yes-pcs-are-not-same-devices#comments Windows 8.1 Mobile Hardware devices devices hardware market hardware market hardware reviews hardware reviews Microsoft Microsoft PCS PCs reviews reviews Windows Windows Windows 8 Windows 8 Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:51:00 +0000 107941 at http://windowsitpro.com Managing Account Credentials for Windows and the Web with Credential Manager http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/managing-account-credentials-windows-and-web-credential-manager <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 7 and Windows 8.x Control Panel contains a hidden gem used for looking up forgotten passwords.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/managing-account-credentials-windows-and-web-credential-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/managing-account-credentials-windows-and-web-credential-manager#comments Windows 8.1 Windows 7 Credential Manager Credential Manager Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8 Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:36:00 +0000 107931 at http://windowsitpro.com China versus Microsoft http://windowsitpro.com/industry/china-versus-microsoft <div class="node-body article-body">China's banishing of Windows 8 might actually be something bigger, something more historic, in the making.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/industry/china-versus-microsoft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/industry/china-versus-microsoft#comments Industry China China Microsoft Microsoft Windows 8 Windows 8 Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:36:00 +0000 106251 at http://windowsitpro.com