Difference between revisions of "Windows 8"

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=== Windows 8.1 ===
== File System ==  
== File System ==  

Revision as of 17:15, 20 October 2013

Initially Windows 8 had a workstation and server edition. The server edition became Windows Server 2012.

New Features

The following new features were introduced in Windows 8:

File System

The file system used by Windows 8 is primarily NTFS.

The Resilient File System (ReFS) was initially available in the Windows 8 server edition but became part of Windows 2012 server edition.

Jump Lists

Jump Lists are Task Bar artifacts that were first introduced on Windows 7 and are also available on Windows 8.


The prefetch hash function is similar to Windows 2008.


The Windows Registry remains a core component of the Windows operating system.

See Also

External Links