Windows 8 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/8280/more en Custom Start Menu Tiles http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/custom-start-menu-tiles <div class="node-body article-body">Create a custom Start menu tile with a few wizard clicks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/custom-start-menu-tiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/custom-start-menu-tiles#comments Windows 8 Live Tile Live Tile Start menu Start Menu Windows 8 Windows 8 Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:00:00 +0000 121691 at http://windowsitpro.com Moving from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 with a Simple Update http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/moving-windows-81-windows-10-simple-update <div class="node-body article-body">If you chose to deploy Windows 8.1 in your organization, your upgrade to Windows 10 will be much easier.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/moving-windows-81-windows-10-simple-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/moving-windows-81-windows-10-simple-update#comments Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows 8 Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:51:00 +0000 122361 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows 7 and Windows 8 No Longer Offered on New PCs, and It's No Big Thing http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-7-and-windows-8-no-longer-offered-new-pcs-and-its-no-big-thing <div class="node-body article-body">As of last Friday, you can no longer purchase a new PC preinstalled with Windows 7 or Windows 8. But, there's some confusion around this.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-7-and-windows-8-no-longer-offered-new-pcs-and-its-no-big-thing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-7-and-windows-8-no-longer-offered-new-pcs-and-its-no-big-thing#comments Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 8 Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:20:00 +0000 121731 at http://windowsitpro.com Automated Server Setup in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, Part 1 http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> PowerShell tips for streamlining the process </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mark has updated his server-automation toolkit for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, adding some essential PowerShell functionality.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-1#comments PowerShell Active Directory (AD) Active Directory (AD) PowerShell PowerShell Scripting Scripting Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 118111 at http://windowsitpro.com 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 10 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