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Windows 8 Server Beta – Metro interface Navigational techniques

This link documents to navigate to key functions using new Metro interface:

Common Management Tasks and Navigation in Windows Server “8” Beta

QUOTE: Options are available for installing Windows Server “8” Beta with a minimal user interface well-suited to remote management. For more information, see Windows Server Installation Options. In this topic:

Open the Start screen Shut down or restart the computer Lock the computer or sign out Close a Metro style app Access Settings for the current screen Access Control Panel Access Administrative Tools Create shortcuts Open the Run dialog box Run a program as administrator or as another user Open Server Manager Start Windows PowerShell Open Remote Desktop Connection Open Command Prompt Open Microsoft Management Console (MMC) and snap-ins Keyboard shortcuts Use keyboard shortcuts in a Remote Desktop session Use keyboard shortcuts in Hyper-V virtual machines

Windows 8 Server Beta – home support page

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