windows http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/11402/more en Windows 8 Secrets: Skype App for Windows 8 http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-secrets-skype-app-windows-8-144047 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With tech enthusiast web sites from around the world continuing to leak Windows 8 information, your intrepid “Windows 8 Secrets” co-authors offer a bit of color commentary about what you’re seeing elsewhere and how things will really work. In this new co-post, we look briefly at the Metro style Skype app for Windows 8, which should ship in time for the OS’s general availability in late October. </div> <p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-secrets-skype-app-windows-8-144047" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-secrets-skype-app-windows-8-144047#comments Windows 8 Windows Client windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Sun, 19 Aug 2012 11:30:00 +0000 7836 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8 Tip: Boot Directly to the Desktop with Start8 http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-tip-boot-desktop-start8-143772 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While I think it’s important that we all learn the new user experiences in Windows 8, it’s pretty clear that most of these experiences are less than efficient for those with traditional PCs who will stick largely to the desktop environment. With that in mind, here’s a cool new utility that will bring back the Windows Start button and, more important, I think, let you boot directly to the desktop, bypassing the Start screen.</div> <p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-tip-boot-desktop-start8-143772" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-tip-boot-desktop-start8-143772#comments Windows 8 Windows Client windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Fri, 20 Jul 2012 19:42:00 +0000 7777 at http://winsupersite.com 8 Days a Week: Windows 8 Secrets is Complete http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/8-days-week-windows-8-secrets-complete-143693 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Late yesterday afternoon, Rafael and I submitted our last bit of new material for Windows 8 Secrets to Wiley for publication. And while we still need to check the final pages against the RTM version of Windows 8 in the weeks ahead, it’s fair to state that the hard work is behind us. For all intents and purposes, Windows 8 Secrets—much like Windows 8 itself—is complete.</div> <p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/8-days-week-windows-8-secrets-complete-143693" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/8-days-week-windows-8-secrets-complete-143693#comments Windows 8 Windows Client windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Fri, 13 Jul 2012 21:17:00 +0000 7756 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8 Secrets: What Windows Phone 8 Tells Us About Windows 8 http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-secrets-windows-phone-8-tells-windows-8-142164 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While everyone is understandably excited about the recent Windows Phone 8 leak, this revelation also tells us some things we didn't know about Windows 8. So let's look at what we've learned and speculate a bit about other features that could be coming to Windows 8 as well.</div> <p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-secrets-windows-phone-8-tells-windows-8-142164" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/windows-8-secrets-windows-phone-8-tells-windows-8-142164#comments Mobile Computing Devices &amp; OSs Tablets Windows 8 Windows Client Windows Phone 7 Windows Phone 7.5 Wireless Technology windows 8 Windows Phone Windows 8 Mobile devices Server Windows Sat, 04 Feb 2012 18:22:00 +0000 7441 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Server "8" Preview (Unedited, Complete Version) http://winsupersite.com/article/windowsserver2012/windows-server-8-preview-unedited-complete-version-141146 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In September, I wrote a lengthy preview of Windows Server 8 for the November 2011 issue of Windows IT Pro Magazine. That article had to be cut down for space considerations and because some of the material overlapped with other Windows Server 8 content in the same issue. Here for the first time is my full Windows Server 8 preview, in unedited form.</div> <p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windowsserver2012/windows-server-8-preview-unedited-complete-version-141146" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windowsserver2012/windows-server-8-preview-unedited-complete-version-141146#comments Windows Server Windows Server 2012 windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server Wed, 02 Nov 2011 21:32:00 +0000 7201 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8: A First Peek http://winsupersite.com/article/windows-7/windows-8-a-first-peek <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 8: A First Peek Make no mistake about it: If you were to parse through my email and try and figure out what the single most frequently asked question is these days, it's pretty...</div> <p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows-7/windows-8-a-first-peek" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows-7/windows-8-a-first-peek#comments Windows 7 windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 7 Thu, 07 Oct 2010 03:59:00 +0000 4582 at http://winsupersite.com