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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
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    Same here.
    That's fantastic, thanks very much.

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    This is what Outlook 2013 RT will look like.




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    Good to see these much needed features finally making it into Windows 8 but also really funny to watch MS furiously backtracking over all the controversial decisions they made that nobbled Win8 in the first place

    Not sure how much use boot to desktop is on RT, if anything desktop would be better off being invisible on that device. One down in getting Outlook, one to go (domain join)
    Last edited by gshaw; 8th June 2013 at 11:28 AM.

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    See, now that GPO ability would make me look at this seriously! I may investigate it in more than a cursory manner for work now then!

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    See, now that GPO ability would make me look at this seriously! I may investigate it in more than a cursory manner for work now then!
    Yup, makes it a lot more enterprise-friendly. Only the Metro app deployment to go on that front now...

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    ... or 2013-08-01.

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    How to configure a Boot to Desktop Group Policy for Windows 8.1

    Code:
    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
    
    ; 0 = Boot to desktop / 1 = Boot to Start Screen
    [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\StartPage]
    "OpenAtLogon"=dword:00000000

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    All the new Windows 8.1 Group Policy Administrative Settings

    • Force a specific background and accent colour
    • Force a specific Start background
    • Prevent enabling lock screen camera
    • Prevent enabling lock screen slide show
    • Start Screen Layout
    • Restrict delegation of credentials to remote servers
    • Configure Group Policy Caching
    • Configure Logon Script Delay
    • Do now sync start settings
    • Sign-in last interactive user automatically after a system-imitated restart
    • Always automatically restart at the schedule time
    • Force automatic setup for all users
    • Default
    • Default App
    • Default Search
    • Multimon
    • Pin Apps to Start when installed
    • Sort
    • Set the time Quiet Hours begins each day
    • Set the time Quiet Hours ends each day
    • Turn off calls during Quiet Hours
    • Turn off Quiet Hours
    • App switching
    • Charms
    • WinX
    • Allow Microsoft service to provide enhance suggestions as the user types in the Address baR
    • Allow Internet Explorer to use the SPDY/3 network protocol
    • Turn off sending UTF-8 query strings for URLs
    • Turn on 64-bit tab processes when running in Enhance Protected Mode on 64-bit version of Windows
    • Donít run antimalware programs against ActiveX controls
    • Turn off phone number detection

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    Thanks @Arthur - makes deploying Win 8 a bit more attractive.

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    8.1 preview supposed to be out today isn't it? Been periodically Googling but not spotted it yet...

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    Quote Originally Posted by LosOjos View Post
    8.1 preview supposed to be out today isn't it? Been periodically Googling but not spotted it yet...
    The link is not active yet, but you'll be able to download it from the URL below later today...

    prev.windows.microsoft.com/en-001/windows-8/preview-download
    windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/download-preview
    Last edited by Arthur; 26th June 2013 at 08:43 PM.

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    the preview is now live but i cant get on lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    the preview is now live but I can't get on lol
    If you have a TechNet subscription, it's much faster downloading it through that.




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