With the leak of the Windows 8 Milestone Build 7850(6.1.7850.0.winmain_win8m1.100922-1508) MDL user NaiveUser seems to have got a whole new purpose to his life. naiveUser has been unlocking various features that Microsoft has made in Windows 8. He has been able to do so with the help of some Registry Hacks. The recent registry hack introduced by Naïve User was to unlock the Modern Windows Task Manager.
The Modern Task Manager is pretty different from one we have been using in Windows XP/Vista/7. Following are the changes we found so far:
If you have already installed the Windows 8 build 7850, then here is registry hack you can use to unlock the Modern Windows Task Manager.
Create a 32bit value “TaskUIEnabled”, set its value to “1“.