What Does RT Stand For?

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  1. J515OP

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    Since Microsoft has never officially stated what the "RT" in Windows RT stands for let's see if we can guess what it means. Post your guesses below!

    A couple to get started.

    Windows RT:

    RunTime
    ReleaseTwo
    RegularTablets
     
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    As far as I am led to believe It’s named after the WinRT (Windows RunTime) development subsystem in Windows 8 that enables Metro apps.
     
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    There's always one Killjoy with rational answers.
     
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    ReTail as opposed to professional
     
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    lol

    Real Tacky
     
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    How about the

    Right Tablet
     
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    Shouldn't there be a separate RT forum? Down the road, that will avoid confusion with the version of Surface that comes with Windows 8 Pro. RT is not Windows 8, it's very similar, but it is a different OS.
     
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    Technically you are correct but at the moment only the Surface RT is out so we don't have a split just yet. Really we should have Surface RT forum and Surface Pro forum and the OS specific issues can be addressed under the appropriate device.
     
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    Isn't that true!

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