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Windows 8 tips

Microsoft is sending you Windows 10 by download. Whether you want it or not.

It looks like Microsoft is doing what everyone was trying to say “They would never do”. Forcing Windows 10 on us even if it’s not wanted. If you have Automatic Updates turned on and using one of the versions of … Continue reading

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Wish you had the old Start Menu back in windows 8?

A very simple way to do this is by using a feature available since the taskbar debuted in Windows 95! Right-click the taskbar Select Toolbars > New Toolbar… Point it to “C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs”

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10 things to try when applications won’t work with Windows 8

Takeaway: If you have problems getting an app to run on Windows 8, all’s not lost. One of these strategies or workarounds may get the application running. Windows 8 is more forgiving with regard to application compatibility than some of … Continue reading

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