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In the first of what will be a long series of co-posts unveiling specific new Windows 8 features, we present the new Windows 8 Welcome screen. This is based, quite clearly, on the Windows Phone 7 lock screen and is just as attractive. This new Welcome screen is only partially configurable, from what we can tell so far: You can only change the background image. The display includes the time, day of week, the date (month and day), and icons for power management (for portable machines only) and ease of access. Perhaps more will be added or present on other device types in the future.


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That is the scariest thing I have ever seen.
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That is the scariest thing I have ever seen.
LOL, it's a Windows 7 "Characters" wallpaper, just enlarged.


Edited by DjiXas - 4/3/11 at 1:05am
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OH GOD LOG ON

LOG ON BEFORE HE LOOKS AT ME

UUHH

That's pretty scary.
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I'm going to have nightmares now.
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I'm going to have nightmares now.
Yeah why would you post this near bedtime? I hate this so much
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I LOVE how they are pushing towards a Zune/W7 like text design, very nice
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Yeah why would you post this near bedtime? I hate this so much
What are you talking about? It's 11 AM here
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ugly log in picture is ugly

change it to something nice and we'll talk

like the "minimalistic" text though
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ugly log in picture is ugly

change it to something nice and we'll talk

like the "minimalistic" text though
It's a desktop picture, aka if you change your desktop background, logon pic will change as well.
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