What's new in Windows Embedded 8 Standard


Discover new product features and stay current on news and content updates for Standard 8 with the following resources:

Migrate from Standard 7 to Standard 8

Review changes to language support, security, networking, management and more to help you determine changes that you may need to make to your image if you migrate from an earlier version of Windows Embedded Standard to Standard 8.

Important Updates for Standard 8

Review information about important Windows updates that Microsoft recommends you apply to your Standard 8 devices.

The Fire Hose

Stay up to date with even more news related to the world of intelligent systems and Windows Embedded from the news team at Microsoft.

Windows Embedded Newsroom

Read press releases, news articles, and other topics about Windows Embedded.

Windows Embedded team blog

Stay current with the rapidly evolving world of intelligent systems and industry devices. Here, you’ll find a range of voices—from engineers, business leaders and more—that spotlight product information, news and other commentary on Microsoft, Windows Embedded, and our ecosystem of Windows Embedded partners and enterprise customers.

Standard 8 lockdown and branding poster

Download the large-scale technical poster that describes how to add and configure lockdown and branding features in your Standard 8 operating system.

Go back to the Windows Embedded 8 Standard library.