After months of rumors and reports, last week an internal build of upcoming Windows 9 build named ‘Windows Technical Preview’ with build number 9834 got leaked on the web. The leaked screenshots revealed number of upcoming features in Windows 9. First, you can see the new Start Menu which includes Live Tiles and other modern apps. Second, you can see the way to switch between multiple desktop environments widely known as Virtual Desktops. Third, you have notifications center which can be accessed from taskbar. Fourth, you have the charms bar options in a new menu in the title bar of the app. Fifth, you can see Windowed modern apps. Sixth, you can notice the new flatter look for desktop UI elements.
Apart from the screenshots, videos showing some of the above features also got leaked. Find them in the respective articles below,
- Microsoft Feedback App Spotted In The Leaked Windows 9 Technical Preview Build 9834
- Windows Phone’s Storage Sense App Is Coming To Windows 9
- Windows 9 Notification Center Shown In Action (Video)
- Upcoming Windows 9 Start Menu Shown In Action In the Leaked Video
- This Is How The New Start Menu In Windows 9 Looks Without Any Live Tiles (Video)
In the coming weeks, we will have more information on the upcoming Windows 9 Technical Preview.