, jinx101 wrote


The rumor mill seems to indicate that it would be optional which is great IMO.  Everyone wins in that case, you can get Windows to work like you prefer in a supported manner.  Sounds positive. 

Now, if they officially sanctioned running Metro apps in a Window (on a desktop or laptop) I would be giddy.  I like everyone wins scenarios. Tongue Out

Stardock have shown MS how to do it - Start8, ModernMix and DeskScapes - the functionality of these 3 add-ons would satisfy a large proportion of the noisy objections to Win8, and significantly reduce the 're-training cost' argument that keeps coming up from business users.