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Old 08-17-2014, 06:40 PM   #21
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I forget how at the moment - Google is your friend - but it is also possible to have 8.1 boot right to the desktop.
Here is a link to how to do it: Windows 8.1 Update Boots to Desktop Only on Non-Touch

Now if you install update 1 to windows 8.1 it boots to the desktop automatically if you don't have a touch screen.
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And in the perspective of the future of computing, a zero-button-click operation, with everything in the cloud and so just logging in gets you access to the same data you had access to, in the same places they were, on your other/old computer.
That would be very nice but I don't think it's going to come to pass for me. It seems that for my personal data growth in network bandwidth << my personal stash < hard drive capability.
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