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Can I save a default desktop configuration?

  1. #11


    Newport, South Wales, UK
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    Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu


    Oh after you get the batch file working you can add the first line @ECHO OFF to make it run silently

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  2. #12


    Posts : 6
    Windows 8.1


    I'll look that over Barman and thanks for the suggestion. I ran across the batch files idea while researching the question as well but I'm wondering if that will really allow me to "easily save this default configuration(or variations)" as mentioned in the OP. It may all be a moot point though as I just ran across the coming implementation of Virtual Desktops in Windows 10 and that would be an easy way to save a default so long as I kept my PCrunning.

    http://www.anandtech.com/show/8705/windows-10-technical-preview-first-impressions-the-return-of-the-desktop/4
    Last edited by Vade; 13 Nov 2014 at 15:04.
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  3. #13


    Newport, South Wales, UK
    Posts : 573
    Windows 10 Pro x64 x2 Windows 10 Enterprise x64, Ubuntu


    Yes, windows 10 may be your ideal - you can check out all the latest on our sister site Windows 10 Forums - there's just been a new preview version released too
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  4. #14


    Posts : 6
    Windows 8.1


    Thanks! I'll go check it out. This may be the excuse I need to slap in a new partition and give the preview a trial run.
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