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Windows 8 Vs. Windows RT: 8 Key Differences

With the introduction of Windows 8 and Windows RT, Microsoft splits its flagship OS into two distinct flavors. Examine the most important contrasts.
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Windows RT tablets will ship with Microsoft Office 2013, which will feature touch-optimized versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Windows 8 devices won't come with Office, however. It's unclear at this point just how full-featured Office for RT will be--particularly from an enterprise user's perspective-- given RT's consumer focus. Rumor has it that the Windows RT edition of Office won't include such business-oriented tools as third-party add-ins, macros, and Visual Basic for Application (VBA) support.

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Leo Regulus
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8/25/2012 | 5:25:38 PM
re: Windows 8 Vs. Windows RT: 8 Key Differences
No, No, No and 'H' No - and you know why!
ANON1244140036995
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8/24/2012 | 8:45:57 PM
re: Windows 8 Vs. Windows RT: 8 Key Differences
This article and confusing presentation is a complete waste of time
GAProgrammer
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8/24/2012 | 5:14:53 PM
re: Windows 8 Vs. Windows RT: 8 Key Differences
LOL @ "I think they're going to drop to 50% or less of the operating systems used for work" - This guy is off his rocker! Microsoft will not be losing OS space in the workplace. The dip in computer sales has been in the consumer marketplace, not the work marketplace. Everything else this guys says means nothing to me now.
jfrey191
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jfrey191,
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8/24/2012 | 4:03:52 PM
re: Windows 8 Vs. Windows RT: 8 Key Differences
Windows 8/RT will help keep Microsoft relevant in the growing tablet market. We've seen the shift more pronounced in the last 18 months in more clients using Apple based devices and not strictly Microsoft. Questions? Contact me online at http://wwww.richmondcomputer.c...
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