Windows Server 2012 build 8140

Build of Windows Server 2012
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Timebomb2012-10-01 (+347 days)
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Windows Server 2012 build 8140 is a build of Windows Server 2012, the Free compile of which was uploaded to BetaArchive on 24 February 2020, along with its client counterpart. The Debug compile of this build was later uploaded on 23 May 2022.

Editions and keys[edit | edit source]

Edition / SKU Name Key
Standard HMG6P-C7VGP-47GJ9-TWBD4-2YYCD
Enterprise (edition upgrade only) 7P8GH-FV2FF-8FDCR-YK49D-D7P97
Datacenter 7X29B-RDCR7-J6R29-K27FF-H9CR9

Changes[edit | edit source]

  • This build changes the default Start screen items, so only Metro Internet Explorer, Windows Explorer, and Desktop are left.
  • Internet Explorer is no longer pinned on the taskbar by default.
  • The taskbar text color in the Windows Basic theme has been changed to white.
  • This build now refers to itself as "Windows Server 8 Beta", replacing the previous branding seen in earlier builds.

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