Vendors who attempt to push 32-bit are punished severely
Legacy scattering is cleaned up
Program Files\Common Files
Bundled apps require a root uninstaller (Visual Studio, SQL Server, etc.) Single click, single pass.
New layer for Windows Installer removals is added which finds all associated folders and registry keys and removes them after main install is done. No more need for cleanup tools/scripts.
No more CMD shell executables.
All PowerShell cmdlets
CMD is replaced entirely by the PowerShell console
Every CMD tool is mapped into PowerShell cmdlets such that it requires NO additional keystrokes (e.g. ICACLS, NET xxx, REG xxx, etc.)
Sysinternals merged completely into the product
BGINFO is adapted into the UI shell with a cleaner result. Something like how the Windows 10 insider builds display version info above the systray now. It’s a feature that can be toggled via right-click applet, local or group policy or PowerShell.
A single, unified model for exporting and importing the UI components via PowerShell