Tag Archives: Windows 8

Windows 8.1 Update (still can’t find notepad)

Ok,just finished the update install and I have the new pieces to show for it. It starts off now at the desktop and not the home-screen. That may be just because of my habits and not translate to your system. … Continue reading

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Windows 8: close a ‘metro” app

I got asked this today, Windows 8 metro apps don’t have a close button so how do you quit them. Well there are a number of ways. The most common way is, don’t, let the OS do it when it … Continue reading

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More Windows 8

Has anyone tried Windows 8 on a machine with multiple monitors yet. I was hoping to do that with this laptop but there is no native windows 8 drivers for it yet just the generic one and while with Windows … Continue reading

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Windows 7 going “Metro”

Yeah I know they don’t use the name metro any more, but that’s not the point, reports in a couple of blogs and some blog comments would like us to think that Microsoft will be changing the UI on Windows … Continue reading

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Windows 8, More thoughts

I have been playing with 8 for months now and I have a lot of people asking me more and more about it. From what I see and what people are telling me the Windows 8 comments are, “it’s not … Continue reading

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Are there going to be computers for ‘Us’?

The focus of the computer makers is changing. It used to be that computers were scary and hard and you had to be a “computer guy” to really know how to get them to do anything with one. Times are … Continue reading

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What are new versions of desktop computers going to bring us?

While I am testing and getting familiar with Windows 8, using the developer preview, I am asking myself the question, What are new versions of desktop computers going to bring us? I can remember the beginning of the personal computer, … Continue reading

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