One of the more useful Aero features of Windows 7 was that you could just hover your mouse over the bottom right corner where the Peek rectangle was positioned and all the windows would become fully transparent so you had a better overview of the desktop.

In the Windows 8 Consumer Preview the only default option to do this is to right-click the taskbar and to select Show the desktop - which is done with two clicks more than before.
To save those two clicks there is an easy way to re-enable Peek preview by right-clicking the space in the bottom right corner where the rectangle used to be and to activate Peek at desktop.

, Enable Peek Preview in Windows 8 Consumer Preview

The space will then have the same functions as in Windows 7. If you move the mouse to the very corner however, it will still trigger the Windows 8 Charms menu.

Enable Peek Preview in Windows 8 Consumer Preview
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