Windows 8 Wishlist Archive

The evolution of the Windows 8 Login screen

The website Winunleaked released a series of screenshots showing the Windows 8 login screens from M3 to the most current pre-beta. As Tom Warren at Winrumors.com points out, they do seem to be getting progressively darker. I

Microsoft give us more details about power management and Windows 8

Microsoft have updated their Windows 8 development blog again and this time the topic is Power management in Windows 8. They state 3 goals that they have for Windows 8: Let the hardware shine. We built Windows

New Windows 8 Video – Accessing data in ISO and VHD files

I swear, Microsoft are keeping the good stuff coming. A new Windows 8 article and video have been released showing how Windows 8 will handle ISO and VHD files. Some relevant quotes: So how does this work

More Windows 8 Wallpapers for June 2011

There are a lot of Windows 8 wallpapers out there on the web which can transform your desktop background into something a little more lively. For your viewing pleasure, here are more Windows 8 wallpapers for June

Windows 8 Roaming Cloud Profiles

So one of the things that everyone has really been excited about is the potential for Windows 8 to have a Cloud Computing angle. On this blog, I have said several times that you need to be

Windows 8 Wishlist Feature Request

Now maybe it’s just me but I have been using Windows for over a decade and I have always had problems with this feature. You see, here’s the deal. I’m old fashioned. I believe that there should

How to unlock the Ribbon UI in Windows 8 build 7850

So there have been a lot more pictures revealed of the ribbon in Windows 8. This hidden Ribbon Explorer UI, which was first found in Millstone 3 build, can now be enabled in the recently leaked Windows

New Task Manager for Windows 8

Well after 100 years, the Windows Task Manager may be getting a refresh… The new Task Manager is a combination of Microsoft’s Task Manager interface and Microsoft’s Resource Monitor. Processes are now listed in a coloured interface

Windows 8 disk cleanup

There are more options for file deletion given during Disk Cleanup.

New Windows 8 Rumor – Facial Detection and Recognition

So another tip came in yesterday from an anonymous source. It basically said the following: Microsoft are looking to add Facial Recognition and detection to Windows 8 (no surprise there) They are looking to add it to