Configuring Windows To Go as a Mobile Desktop Solution

Abstract: Windows To Go is a new feature of Windows 8 Enterprise that allows a fully functional Windows 8 instance to be run from an external USB flash drive. When a host machine is booted from a Windows To Go drive, the user experience is the same as the Windows 8 Enterprise desktop. This document provides uses cases, security and administrative considerations, configuration recommendations, and instructions for creating a secure Windows To Go device.

Date Published:

Last Reviewed: 16 July 2015

Identifier: TSAO-12-116-C


Dissemination Control: N/A

Length: 4 page(s)

Format: pdf

Type: Reference/Overview; Factsheet

Tags: Windows to Go; Configuration Management