The old advice to set the
REG_DWORD value named
RPEnabled (some sources claim it's
0 doesn't work anymore since the Consumer Preview (i.e. now also for the Release Preview). Yes, I tried both
How can I log into the system and be presented the desktop instead of the metro start screen? I got rid of the lock screen already, so this is the missing piece in the puzzle of making Windows 8 Release Preview usable.