Microsoft has laid down two circumstances for customers of Home windows 11 Professional that need to be met earlier than they may use their PC for the primary time. Later this yr, Home windows 11 Professional customers might be required to connect with the web and sign-in with their Microsoft account through the out-of-box setup expertise on Home windows 11 Professional, as per a report by Home windows Central.
Which means earlier than utilizing Home windows 11 Professional for the primary time, customers might want to connect with an web entry level and sign-in with a Microsoft Account.
Home windows 11 Dwelling customers have been pressured to comply with these tips since launch final October, and Home windows 11 Professional customers are going to be the subsequent in line. The change is lively within the Home windows 11 preview construct and can most probably come to the ultimate construct that will get shipped.
As per a change log within the newest Home windows 11 Preview Construct 22557: “Much like Home windows 11 Dwelling version, Home windows 11 Professional version now requires web connectivity through the preliminary system setup (OOBE) solely. When you select to setup system for private use, MSA might be required for setup as nicely. You’ll be able to anticipate a Microsoft Account to be required in subsequent WIP flights.”
The Home windows 11 Preview Construct 22557 additionally comes with a characteristic that permits you to create and curate folders within the pinned apps space of Begin. To create a folder, it’s essential to simply drag an app on high of one other. With this characteristic, “you’ll be able to add extra apps to a folder, rearrange apps inside a folder, and take away apps from a folder.” The Preview Construct additionally comes with Do Not Disturb and Focus modes and Stay Captions.