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Windows 8
6.2.8432.0.fbl_loc.120611-2000
Architecture x86
SKUs Release Preview
Core
Pro
Pro with Media Center
BIOS date 2012-06-11 (Compiled)
Timebomb 2013-01-15 (+218 days)

Windows 8 Build 8432 (fbl loc) is a Build of Windows 8. This Build was formerly only been available to select BetaWorld members, then it was later leaked to BetaArchive on 2019-01-03 in UK English (some areas have pseudo language though) and Simplified Chinese. Since then, more languages have been leaked of this build, including US English. The Aero transparency was removed and got replaced by a new visual style that is used in the RTM build, but window colorization is disabled by default. The "Windows Basic" (Aero Lite) theme is now hidden by default. It is also the last build to include Desktop Gadget Gallery.

History

Originally, this build was uploaded to BetaArchive FTP on 2019-01-03 in English (United Kingdom) and Simplified Chinese. Since then, more languages have been shared of this build, including English (US).

Editions and Keys

Edition / SKU Name Key
Core 2H7NK-3VJJY-HHY3Y-WM3T8-JFCRY
Professional GCNRF-BHBCM-W9YWM-VWQP6-TJBWR
ProfessionalWMC JGN88-JG6P9-XWD9R-3VX46-9KTF7
Release Preview TK8TP-9JN6P-7X7WW-RFFTV-B7QPF

Bugs and Quirks

Applications

Many Windows applications will result in an "Unknown Publisher" warning when opening.

Localization

During the final part of OOBE, the entire text in English UK appears as pseudo-localized English US for unknown reasons. This quirk was fixed in the RTM.

Gallery

TBA

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