Windows 8 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9299/more en Windows 8.1 Update 2 Confirmed for August, Will Be Just Like Any Other Update http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/windows-81-update-2-confirmed-august-will-be-just-any-other-update <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 8.1 Update 2 is now confirmed to release for August's Patch Tuesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/windows-81-update-2-confirmed-august-will-be-just-any-other-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/windows-81-update-2-confirmed-august-will-be-just-any-other-update#comments Windows 8.1 August Update August Update Update 2 Update 2 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:45:00 +0000 111311 at http://windowsitpro.com What if Windows 8.1 had intelligence and no-one cared? http://windowsitpro.com/what-if-windows-81-had-intelligence-and-no-one-cared <div class="node-body link-body">I am currently working on a Windows 8.1 deployment that will end up on quite a few tablets used in retail stores. Interesting project from a requirements perspective, because usually I never had to worry about machines being stolen by customers that much.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/win8.jpg?1406296610" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/what-if-windows-81-had-intelligence-and-no-one-cared" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:54:00 +0000 110741 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows 8.1 Update 2 Might Show Up in August through Windows Update http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/windows-81-update-2-might-show-august-through-windows-update <div class="node-body article-body">Update 2 for Windows 8.1 might show up as early as next month during Patch Tuesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/windows-81-update-2-might-show-august-through-windows-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/windows-81-update-2-might-show-august-through-windows-update#comments Windows 8.1 Update 2 Update 2 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:04:00 +0000 110721 at http://windowsitpro.com Group Policy Preferences for IE 11 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/group-policy-preferences-ie-11 <div class="node-body article-body">Where are Internet Explorer 11's Group Policy preferences?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/group-policy-preferences-ie-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/group-policy-preferences-ie-11#comments Windows 8.1 Group Policy Preferences Group Policy Preferences IE11 IE11 Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:00:00 +0000 95891 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 Microsoft Launching Apportals: Grouped and Infinitely Nested Apps and Data http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/microsoft-launching-apportals-grouped-and-infinitely-nested-apps-and-data <div class="node-body article-body">Apportals brings app nesting and group to Windows 8.1 - a feature that should've been there already.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/microsoft-launching-apportals-grouped-and-infinitely-nested-apps-and-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/microsoft-launching-apportals-grouped-and-infinitely-nested-apps-and-data#comments Windows 8.1 Apportals Apportals Windows Windows Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:10:00 +0000 109571 at http://windowsitpro.com GPO Templates Finally Released for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Update Versions http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/gpo-templates-finally-released-windows-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2-update-versions <div class="node-body article-body">The Administrative Templates for GPO settings for Update 1 are finally available. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/gpo-templates-finally-released-windows-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2-update-versions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/group-policy/gpo-templates-finally-released-windows-81-and-windows-server-2012-r2-update-versions#comments Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Group Policy Adminstrative Templates Adminstrative Templates GPO GPO Update 1 Update 1 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2012 R2 Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:03:00 +0000 108921 at http://windowsitpro.com Only One Recourse for the Out of Office Plague of the Windows 8.1 Mail App http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/only-one-recourse-out-office-plague-windows-81-mail-app <div class="node-body article-body">More of an annoyance than a full-on detriment, there's an unsolved bug in the Windows 8.1 Mail app.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/only-one-recourse-out-office-plague-windows-81-mail-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/only-one-recourse-out-office-plague-windows-81-mail-app#comments Exchange Server Windows 8.1 Exchange Exchange Mail App Mail App Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:31:00 +0000 108911 at http://windowsitpro.com Short Takes: June 27, 2014 http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/short-takes-june-27-2014 <div class="field-deck"> An often irreverent look at this week's other news </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An often irreverent look at this week's other news, including a 15-year old Microsoft IP theft, Windows 8.1 Update 2 and 3, Microsoft's offer for MacBook Air users, Larry Page is a robot and can't see that Google is creepy, protesters accuse Google of Skynet-like killing spree, a reviewer spends 30 days with Windows Phone and lives to tell the tale, and Xbox One family sharing could be making a comeback.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/short-takes-june-27-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/paul-thurrotts-wininfo/short-takes-june-27-2014#comments Cloud Windows 8.1 Hardware Paul Thurrotts WinInfo Google MacBook XBOX One Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:59:00 +0000 108391 at http://windowsitpro.com Password Handling Changes in IE11 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/password-handling-changes-ie11 <div class="node-body article-body">Security changes in IE11 and Windows devices, brings credential autocomplete to web sites that meet specific security criteria.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/password-handling-changes-ie11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-81/password-handling-changes-ie11#comments Windows 8.1 Windows Phone IE11 IE11 Internet Explorer 11 Internet Explorer 11 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Windows Phone 8.1 Windows Phone 8.1 Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:55:00 +0000 108201 at http://windowsitpro.com