|The web setup of Windows 8 Consumer Preview, just started, Must check the applications, programs and hardware compatible.|
In part, these dates have been confirmed. On 20 January was completed the last pre-Beta build 8189.0.winmain.120120-1830 , while 24 to 31 January have been compiled so-called Beta Escrow (ie the build including the one that was chosen to become the public beta):
On January 30, however, has not been released Beta – we learn to call the Consumer Preview – Windows 8, but it’s something important happened: how in fact we had always written the same article , Consumer Windows 8 Preview was presented internally and probably distributed to a limited group of testers .
At the same time also began testing the parallel branch winmain_win8beta . We know these two builds:
We know little about these two builds: it’s probably build branch winmain chosen to become the Consumer Preview public, transplanted in the fieldwinmain_win8beta .
But now let us analyze the exclusive screenshots we got. Portray the web installerof Consumer Preview Windows 8 , what is probably in the second half of February we will use to download and install the next public release of Windows 8.
|Then the report shows the compatibility.|
|If desired, you can analyze in detail the report on the compatibility|
|Before starting the download, the Web setup provides the product key to activate Windows 8 Preview comsumer.|
|Then download the installation files to a temporary folder.|
As you can see, the web installer is very similar to that of which we spoke in this article , published in Building Windows 8 .
But then what is the build number of Consumer Preview Windows 8? We do not know, however, between the temporary files of the web is the setup fileUpgradeMatrix.xml in which there are many references to build6.2.8192.0.winmain.120125 -1820 .
Currently there are no other news from the front. Questions? Comments?Clarification?
Article Source : WindowsBlogItalia
Incoming search terms:
- screenshots setup windows 8 (1)