Posts in IT Pro

October 29, 2013

IT pros now have a Windows Phone support forum of their own

By Robert Hoover

Today I’m happy to announce that we’ve launched a set of community forums for IT professionals to post technical questions about Windows Phone The new Windows Phone IT Pro forum is launching on TechNet with three categories—General Questions, Security, Mobile… Read more

September 9, 2013

Getting Windows 8.1 RTM bits

By Brandon LeBlanc

Based on the feedback from you and our partners, we’re pleased to announce that we will be making available our current Windows and Windows Pro RTM builds (as well as Windows Server 2012 R2 RTM builds) to the developer and… Read more

February 29, 2012

Introducing Windows 8 Consumer Preview

By Kent Walter

Moments ago in Barcelona, we announced the release of Windows 8 Consumer Preview, available to download now for anyone interested in trying it We’ve been hard at work for many months now, and while we still have lots more to… Read more

May 16, 2011

Productivity takes a big step forward in Mango

By Paul Bryan

I'm in Atlanta this week at Microsoft’s annual TechEd conference for developers and IT pros, where we’re showing how Windows Phone helps bring a new level of productivity to As part of this year's event, I'm excited to share some… Read more

March 8, 2011

Windows 7 SP1 Available via WSUS

By Brandon LeBlanc

We’ve had a great response to Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) through the Microsoft Download Center and Windows Windows 7 SP1 continues to roll out on Windows For customers with IT departments, today we… Read more

February 1, 2010

Important Reminder Regarding Expiration of the Windows 7 RC

By Brandon LeBlanc

On February 15th, people still running the Windows 7 Release Candidate (RC) will receive a notification reminding them that starting March 1st, 2010, their PC will begin experiencing bi-hourly These shutdowns will continue through June 1st, On June 1st, 2010,… Read more

October 19, 2009

Windows 7 Activities at Gartner Symposium

By Brandon LeBlanc

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2009, the industry's largest and most important annual gathering of CIOs and their senior IT leaders is taking place this week in Orlando, During this year’s event, which will focus on how business technology can help customers return… Read more

April 27, 2009

Talking About Windows

By Brandon LeBlanc

I get the extreme pleasure of exclusively revealing a new Microsoft community website on Windows today specifically designed for IT Professionals: Talking About Talking About Windows is a new website that offers a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Windows… Read more