Windows 8 build 8195

Build of Windows 8
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Timebomb2013-01-15 (+349 days)
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Windows 8 build 8195 is a Consumer Preview build of Windows 8, which was uploaded to BetaArchive on 4 January 2019.

New features and changes[edit | edit source]

  • The Start button was removed from the taskbar by default.
  • The default user account picture has been changed to the one that appears in the final release.
  • This build introduces some new animations on the Start screen and the Charms bar.
  • This build introduces new Start screen backgrounds.
  • The Charms bar icons has been updated to the icons that appears in the final release, with the exception of the Windows flag. Additionally, the Windows flag in the Charms bar when the Charms bar is transparent is now all white rather than multicolored.
  • The copyright year in the about dialog was updated to 2012.

Bugs[edit | edit source]

  • In this build, the boot screen is visually distorted likely to fit better on a 16:9 screen.

Gallery[edit | edit source]