Windows 8 Enterprise
Earlier this month, the final version of Windows 8 has released to manufacturing (RTM). Consumer should expect the preloaded Windows 8 launch in in October. Between now till October, Windows 8 Enterprise 90 day Evaluation is available for public for download to hands on and test drive Windows 8 RTM. I have downloaded and installed both 32 bit & 64 bit Windows 8 Enterprise to try out the latest Windows client operating system. I will share with you in few posts, from the installation to the first look of the Windows and later working with the apps on Windows 8 Enterprise.
Step by Step Installation of Windows 8 Enterprise
The below step by step installation is based on Windows 8 Enterprise 64 bit image. The installation process has not changed much from Release Preview.
The start screen of Windows 8 Installation
Select Language, Time & Currency and Keyboard input method
Click Installation now to start wizard
Setup is starting ...
Software license agreement wizard
Installation type selection
Select Partition for Windows Installation
Getting files ready for installation
Settings will start after restart
Express Settings wizard start here
Personalization of Windows theme
Sign in to Windows 8 with a Microsoft Account
or Sign in with a Local Account
Entering account credential
Finalizing settings ...
A new message screen by Windows 8
A message by screen by Windows 8 while waiting for Windows 8 ready
Windows 8 will be ready in minutes
New welcome screen which only seen in Windows 8 RTM
Enter password to enter Windows 8 Enterprise
Here you go, the final product, Windows 8 Enterprise
I will write about an overview of Windows 8 Enterprise RTM and walk-though the first look of Windows 8 with a lot of pictures in my next post, Windows 8 Enterprise First Look - Part 2. See you!