Next Windows version comes in three editions’




Despite the fact that Windows will be further integrated to the PC, smartphone, tablet and Xbox rumored there still remain several Windows versions exist. Writing a well-established Microsoft follower.

Microsoft In total, the following Windows Update, around the spring of 2015 and should come as a codename Threshold has, would be in three different versions on the shelves come to lie. That writes Mary Jo Foley, a journalist from ZDnet which is known for its good sources inside Microsoft. Foley wrote that earlier Windows versions for different platforms, such as smartphones, PCs and Xbox would be. More integrated This included a common application store would be used.

Nevertheless, there would still be several editions of Windows are sold, says Foley. Thus there should be an edition that is intended for Windows Phones and tablets. Even some PCs would be the version to get to compete with Google’s Chromebooks. This version of Windows was primarily designed for running Windows RT apps, though it should be open to run. Win32 apps a desktop mode still possible on certain hardware

In addition, Microsoft would like to release a version that focuses on traditional use of the desktop, as well as a version aimed at large companies. The latter version is available only in larger quantities, which companies reduce multiple licenses, Foley writes. She stressed that the plans for the different versions are subject to change, especially now that Microsoft is still looking for a new CEO. The current CEO Steve Ballmer said in late August it would stop. Whoever succeeds him, is still unknown.

According to another Microsoft watcher Paul Thurrott, a future Windows version will also have the opportunity to run. apps with the new Windows 8 interface, formerly known as Metro apps in a window on the desktop In addition, the start menu could be switched on again. Since Windows 8.1, the start menu button while declining, but the menu does not yet.



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