Windows 8 Beta: The Good, The Bad, And The Confusing

Share And Share Alike?

In our coverage of the Windows 8 developer preview back in September, we complained about Windows asking during installations for a choice between "Home, Office or Public" networks without explaining why. In Windows 8 Consumer Preview, those choices are replaced with the one shown, which groups home and work networks together, where file and device sharing are enabled (by default).