Windows Vista build 5365.8

Build of Windows Vista
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Timebomb2007-03-07 (+322 days)
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Windows Vista build 5365.8 is the official April 2006 EDW build of Windows Vista, released to beta testers on 21 April 2006.

New features and changes[edit | edit source]

  • Updates to Windows Mail, Windows Media Player, Device Manager, Digital Identities and logon screen.
  • When a UAC window pops up, the area outside the UAC window gets darker.

Setup and OOBE[edit | edit source]

  • The Autorun app now features a page for configuring language and regional options. This is only shown, when setup is started by booting off the installation media or when the media contains multiple languages.
  • If you click Next without choosing a background, it will choose the default desktop wallpaper.
  • The second stage of Setup has been altered massively, featuring the same layout as seen in the first stage.

Sidebar[edit | edit source]

  • The Sidebar is now active when you login for the first time.
  • Updates to existing gadgets and added new ones.

Control Panel[edit | edit source]

  • New icons have been introduced yet again.
  • Updated category view.
  • Backup & Restore has been renamed to Backup and Restore Center.

Bugs[edit | edit source]

  • It is currently not possible to upgrade to this build due to setup crashing upon loading.

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