Windows 8 overview

 * Windows Server 8 Overview webcast on Channel9

Getting Started with Windows 8

- Windows Key (Windows icon): switch to Home screen

- Home screen, then type some characters: search for Apps (and Settings and Files as well)

- Home screen: right click a Tile to see the Advanced button in the Taskbar

- Ctrl-Alt-Del: Restart or Shutdown

- Move the mouse past the lower left corner: Search (for Apps), Settings (Desktop) and Power shutdown or restart

Other links:

* Designing search for the Start screen article

* Search: integrating into the Windows 8 search experience webcast in Channel9

* Windows 8 to offer new Metro-based search feature article

* Windows 8 Consumer Preview Product Guide for Business

* Windows 8 guide

Windows 8 Consumer Preview English, 32-bit (x86)

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Includes a disk image file (.iso) to install the Windows 8 Developer Preview and Metro style apps on a 32-bit PC.

How to install Windows 8 using USB media

Use Windows Disc Image Burner or follow this article



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