The version of the tool remains available on the system. Choice and control When you try to open a file type without an associated app, you can choose whether to use Windows File Association. The information that you'll need to submit to the print server will vary depending on the level of security that the print server supports for example, you might be asked to provide a user name and password. For example, we store the information you provide on computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled facilities. If you choose to customize settings, you can control Windows Error Reporting by selecting Use Windows Error Reporting to check online for solutions to problems under Check online for solutions. This will rule out any software conflicts since your device will start using a limited set of drivers. None of this information is sent to Microsoft.
Microsoft doesn't use your synced settings and info to identify, contact, or target advertising to you. You can alter your choices at any time. No information is sent to Microsoft. Information collected, processed, stored, or transmitted When you save a file in a work folder, the file is automatically synced to a file server managed by your workplace. App publishers can send content to your Windows Store apps through the Windows Push Notification Service running on Microsoft servers, or the apps can download information directly from third-party servers. I have gone to the Windows Update Catalog on the German site and found the relative pieces of software.
For information about specific features, please refer to the , the , and the. If an app uses one of the sensitive features described above, a link to the app publisher's privacy statement will be available on its App Description page in the Store. No information is sent to Microsoft. Personalized Store search and app recommendations What this feature does When you browse or search for apps in the Windows Store, Microsoft provides recommendations and search results to help you find apps that are relevant to you. If you already use that email address as a Microsoft account, you can use it and the password for the Microsoft account to sign in to Windows. Use of information The information collected enables you to print using remote printers.
Choice and control Network Awareness is on by default. Software updates required to install or update Windows Store apps will be downloaded and installed automatically. Watching my quick tutorial it will be easy to see how to download Windows 8. Step 5: Launch the setup file WindowsSetupBox. As keen as Microsoft is to get as many of its billion-plus users running the latest version of its operating system, the company has always maintained an extended support system for its historical platforms.
Choose Install this feature to enable the. For the Outlook account, when I click on that one I can see the settings though the scroll bar does not work so I have to use the wheel on the mouse. No information is sent to Microsoft. Allows the app to manage your mobile broadband account. Words and pronunciations are added to this list using the Speech Dictionary, and by using Windows Speech Recognition to dictate and correct words. The Windows app store got a much-needed face-lift, and the default apps like Mail, Internet Explorer, Skype, Xbox Music and Video, and search also benefit from updates. The manufacturer might not have native 64 bit Windows 8 drivers, but they just might have 64 bit Windows 7 and Vista drivers which should work.
Information collected, processed, or transmitted If you choose to get web search results, Windows sends what you type in Windows Search to Microsoft. This information includes the number of devices on the network, the network type for example, private network , and the types and model names of devices on the network. So, click the close button. Specifically, you can view up to four apps and all open tasks at one time. Language information sent or used by third-party websites and apps is subject to the privacy practices of the third-party website or app publisher. If you use Event Log Online Help to look up additional information about a specific event, information about the event is sent to Microsoft. Information collected, processed, or transmitted Store apps that are pinned to Start can update their tiles with text, images, or both.
Better mouse and keyboard usability. To help prevent problems and make software more reliable, some solutions are also included in service packs and future versions of the software. You can set up BitLocker to encrypt data using a certificate stored on a smart card. Once you have it installed, double click it and it will scan your system. Advanced membership reports are more comprehensive and might occasionally contain personal information, for example, file paths and partial memory dumps. If you choose to participate in the Installation Improvement Program, the report is sent to Microsoft when you're connected to the Internet. If you choose to customize settings, you can control Help Experience Improvement Program settings by selecting Send Microsoft info about how I use Help, as part of the Help Experience Improvement Program under Help improve Microsoft products and services.
Within the Windows Update feature, you can choose whether to opt in to Microsoft Update. No information is sent to Microsoft. Choice and control Apps that are automatically launched and suspended appear in Task Manager and can be terminated. Tap and Send What this feature does Windows Tap and Send makes it easy to share selected information with a friend standing next to you or with another one of your devices such as a mobile phone. But good old desktops and laptops with keyboards and mice still make up the vast majority of Windows machines in use, and users of those machines have been the most vocal critics of Window 8. I have 5 different e-mail accounts registered on this app and I am no longer able to access the account settings on any of them except for the Outlook one which is linked to the laptop itself.
You can create a password if you want to protect your Windows Easy Transfer backup. Unified Remote Access uses DirectAccess to provide remote client computers running Windows 8 with uninterrupted and transparent connectivity to corporate networks. Before this update, the power button was pretty much hidden—you had to go into the Settings Charm, and then choose Power, then Shut down or Sleep or Restart if you prefer. Use of information Microsoft periodically reviews the information sent to help detect apps that might be interacting with unsafe web content, such as harmful web addresses or scripts. During BitLocker setup, you can choose to print a recovery key or save it to a location on your network.