boot to desktop Archive

First Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build Leaked, Boots To Desktop By Default

The buzz among the bees, the word on the street is that Windows 8.1 Update 1 has finally leaked. Finally, in the sense that those with the power to leak the ISOs promised this sometimes after January

3 Features Microsoft Got Absolutely Spot On In Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 has now been out in the wild for a couple of months now, and save for the few unlucky souls that are still experiencing installation problems, a lot of users have made the jump to

Windows Blue Boot To Desktop Option Now Official

Boy, the Windows Server 2012 R2 hit the MSDN portal just in the nick of time. We are mere hours away from the official debut of Windows 8.1 Preview at the BUILD developer conference. But this release

Windows 8.1 Boot To Desktop Option Caught On Camera

Microsoft has already detailed several of the new features and option that it plans on bundling with Windows 8.1, but one rumored option was Boot to Desktop, and this is something that has been a tad under

Boot To Desktop Could Arrive In A Future Update Instead Of Windows 8.1

It’s remarkable to think that with all the new information on Windows 8.1 (codename Blue) one of the most attention-grabbing topics is the Boot to Desktop option that looks set for arrival. But when this feature is

The Verge confirm Start Button and Boot to Desktop are coming back in Windows 8.1

Technology news juggernaut The Verge is reporting that Microsoft will in fact kind of bring back the Start Button in Windows Blue or Windows 8.1. I say kind of because well, it’s a little complicated. From the

Microsoft executives step in AT LAST and overrule the Windows Project team

Very interesting behind the scenes analysis from Paul Thurrott at WinSuperSite.com. Apparently, despite all the objections on the web and incredibly negative feedback from users, the Windows Team still wanted to deny users the Start Menu and the boot

Poll – Philosophy 101 – If Windows 8.1 includes Start Button and boot To Desktop, was Windows 8 a failure? – Discuss

So a lot has been said recently about Windows 8.1 or Windows Blue actually having a Start Button and possibly having an option to boot directly to the desktop. This news is interesting and if true would

Paul Thurrott says fix Windows 8 – boot to desktop

Paul Thurrott has posted a fine article on fixing Windows 8. He basically is joining the chorus of bloggers (me included) who have said that it makes no logical sense to deny customers the right to log