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set_up_a_new_pc [2017/03/15 12:49]
shawn [Windows] After install
set_up_a_new_pc [2017/03/15 15:58] (current)
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-====== Windows ======+====== ​Set up a new Windows ​PC ======
  
 Use the [[http://​chocolatey.org|Chocolatey]] package manager to install and maintain tools: Use the [[http://​chocolatey.org|Chocolatey]] package manager to install and maintain tools:
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 ===== Additional core applications ===== ===== Additional core applications =====
  
-The following applications are available via Chocolatey, but have their own update mechanisms, which should install updates faster than manually running ''​choco ​update''​.+The following applications are available via Chocolatey, but have their own update mechanisms, which should install updates faster than manually running ''​choco ​upgrade''​.
  
   * [[http://​getfirefox.com/​|Firefox]]   * [[http://​getfirefox.com/​|Firefox]]
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 </​code>​ </​code>​
  
-===== Other =====+===== Other software ​=====
  
-Blog editor:+Blog editing/​management:
  
 <​code>​ <​code>​
 cinst openlivewriter cinst openlivewriter
 </​code>​ </​code>​
 +
 +
 +Multimedia applications:​
 +
 +<​code>​
 +cinst vlc
 +</​code>​
 +
 +===== Windows Server (as a workstation) =====
 +
 +  * Enable //Windows Desktop Search// (for Outlook, etc.) - **Server Manager -> Features -> Windows Search**
 +  * [[http://​blogs.technet.com/​b/​rmilne/​archive/​2013/​07/​11/​install-desktop-experience-on-windows-server-2012.aspx|Install Desktop Experience On Windows Server 2012]]
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