Metered Internet Connections
For Configuration Manager SP1 only, you can manage how Windows 8 client computers communicate with Configuration Manager sites when they use metered Internet connections. Internet providers sometimes charge by the amount of data that you send and receive when you are on a metered Internet connection.
NOTE: The configured client setting is not applied to Windows 8 client computers in the following scenarios:
Client Setting - Specify how clients communicate on metered network connections (Configuration Manager SP1)
From the drop-down list, choose one of the following for Windows 8 client computers:
Important: If a user initiates a software installation from Software Center or the Application Catalog, these are always permitted, regardless of the metered Internet connection settings.