Windows 8 Preview – first Comments

Windows 8 Consumer Preview – Installation with USB/DVD/ISO
  1. Amazingly brilliant boot loader from Microsoft (!!), which I was waiting for years from the day I start using Linux
  2. it’s going to be revolutionary steps after first Microsoft’s Windows
  3. It’s Amazing!!!, it no more based on windows!!!
  4. The OS is no more based on Explorer (!!!)
  5. Best for touch based devices and more for Ipad like devices
  6. Will give you better outlook on higher resolution
  7. Still there is desktop option!!! For those like old apps(but just an app)
  8. It’s purely based on Windows 7
  9. Apps are looks neat and very nice, but first time user’s feel little difficult. But All Apps have similar navigations
  10. Dashboard with mouse wheel support is brilliantly amazing, as it gives as touch scroll feel
  11. Its no more resource killer!!!
    1. Microsoft is running away from all the blame she received from the days of XP, windows vista
    2. Boot time is amazing low
    3. Shut down is so(sooooooo) quick.
  12. Still ‘Start’ is base of all. May be they will like continue that word
  13. Still it will respond on Cntl+Alt+Delte(windows critical native keys from day one)
  14. We can use ‘Windows’ key to go back to all apps (Really Nice)
  15. You can use ‘escape’ key to escape from App
  16. Default sharing options
  17. Design, style navigation are Amazing Kudos to Bill Gates and Team.
  18. Need Live/Microsoft account to proper use.(imitating iOS and Android)
    1. it will help to save and sync all your settings(I believe!!)
    2. It will help you pull you mails from them too
  19. Default Spell checker is too quicker and very nice.
  20. Lot of colour / theming options
  21. Mail App is brilliantly designed
    1. Even let you import you Gmail account directly (!!!), thanks Guru
    2. Nice compose option
  22. I think Microsoft goning concentrate on Sky drive. Mails And Online docs more

 

 

Subin George