Windows 8

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Windows 8 Mail App: Adding Gmail Account

Here a simple walk through on how to add your gmail account in Windows 8 Mail App. In you Windows 8, access Settings from the Charms menu (move your mouse to the upper or lower right corner of your screen or in your keyboard, simply press Windows Key + C) In Settings click Accounts   … Continue reading

Windows 8 RTM’d!

Windows 8 has been released to manufacturing and is now available for TechNet and MSDN subscribers. Based from http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/faq you can upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 8. Here are the Windows 8 installation screen shots, I’ve downloaded the Windows 8 (x86) – DVD (English) ISO. Screen during booting up from the ISO file The for some … Continue reading

Windows 8: Finalizing your settings

Here are several screen shots in applying the final settings to Windows 8 Consumer Preview during your installation. In the Personalize screen you you can select the background color of your choice and then giving your PC a name. When done selecting click Next to proceed to the Settings screen Select either Use express settings … Continue reading

Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) Installation

The Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) is available for download if you have an msdn subscription, look for Windows 8 Consumer Preview Assessment and Deployment Kit (x86 and x64) in the Subscriber Downloads section. To install the Windows ADK, your machine should be running one of the following operating systems: Windows® Developer Preview Windows® 7 Windows Vista® Windows® … Continue reading

How To Install Windows 8 From USB drive

Installing Windows OS through USB drives has been possible since Windows Vista and Windows 7, so if you still have your bootable USB with you: In the USB drive create a New folder and move all the installation files of the previous OS in that folder. Extract the ISO file of the WindowsDeveloperPreview and copy that … Continue reading

Deploying Windows 8 Developer Preview with WDS

Here’s how an attended installation of Windows Developer Preview via Windows Deployment Services looks like (too excited and opted not to create an answer file) I have setup one of my member server’s WDS Role (link here: on how to setup a WDS role) and added the Install.wim file of Windows 8 Developer Preview. Here are … Continue reading