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How to show Administrative Tools in Windows 8

Windows 8 (and Windows 8.1) – allows for RSAT (Remote Server Administration Tools) just like the previous versions of Windows for remote management of Server 2012 – however you need to reveal or show it.

By default however – this is hidden from the Metro Title menu and you have to enable it – follow the quick guide below to show the Administrative Tools in Windows 8.

  1. Open the Start screen.
  2. Hit Windows Key+C to bring up the charms bar.
  3. Click Settings on the right charms bar.
  4. Click Tiles.
  5. Click the Show Administrative Tools
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