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This forum will hopefully expand and assist with the conversation occurring on the Building Windows 8 blog. To maximise the chances of this forum having an impact, I would suggest you make suggestions that tweak the existing design rather than suggestions that would involve major redesigns this late in the development cycle. For example, suggest specific changes to the Start Screen rather than suggesting that it be removed.

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  1. Support MKV Video Files

    It would be great to be able to play MKV files on a Surface RT. I have a pretty big video library of mostly MKV files on my desktop machine. After seeing how nice and easy it is to stream from my desktop box to it by having both the Desktop and the Surface RT joined to my HomeGroup, MKV support is all I need rather than having to convert all my videos to a different container. It should be easy considering Matroska is just a container; the actual encoding is H.264, which is the same encoding of most of…

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    • Be able to move multiple selection Tiles to another Tile Group

      In the Start page, there is only one item can be moved between groups. When I select multiple tiles by using right click multiple times, I still can move only one item. It will be better if I want to move multiple tile into another group.

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        • Don't hide the Start button on the desktop

          Or, at least give me the option to have it alwasy show.

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