Windows 9 Going to be App-Centric Integrated with Cloud

Windows 9 Going to be App-Centric Integrated with Cloud

The Microsoft is in all news because of Windows 9. There are many features of it those have already dragged many attentions due to rumour mill, or analysts. However, one of the most buzzed thing among them is certainly about the Windows 9 coming with cloud computing. The speculations mount […]

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Connect to a Wireless Network in Windows 8

A Step-by-Step Guide to Connect to a Wireless Network in Windows 8

In the last years, the WiFi (wireless fidelity) technology became more and more popular among people owning tablets, smartphones or laptops. If you own at least one such device, you will want to connect it to the Internet via WiFi or Mobile Broadband. Even though you can get online via […]

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Using the Charms Menu in Windows 8

Using the Charms Menu in Windows 8

As we already know, the start button is gone from Windows 8 even though it is now officially back in Windows 8.1 when booting to the desktop option. The start button was replaced in version 8 with the Charms Menu. Basically it pops out from the right side of the […]

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Turn off Icon Drop Shadow Effect in Windows 8

Turn off Icon Drop Shadow Effect in Windows 8

The drop shadow effect is a feature in Windows systems that allow users to make icons and texts more visible on the wallpaper. Applying this effect, results in easier to read icon and texts on wallpapers that have both dark and light spots such as nature inspired or urban landscapes. […]

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How to Modify the Taskbar Icon Sizes in Windows 8 and 8.1

How to Modify the Taskbar Icon Sizes in Windows 8 and 8.1

If you want to customize the icon size in your taskbar if you own let's say a laptop with a small screen size, this tutorial is for you. You may want to make room for other elements on your display. Large icons usually fit better on large screens such as […]

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How to Restore the Classic Start Menu in Windows 8

How to Restore the Classic Start Menu in Windows 8

With Windows 8, Microsoft wanted to make sure the Start screen is the only option for users to navigate thru programs and computer settings and completely removed the Classic Start menu. I can't understand the thinking behind completely removing the start menu in favor of Metro. However, a large majority […]

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Easy Tutorial to Enable PIN Logon in Windows 8

Easy Tutorial to Enable PIN Logon in Windows 8

Windows 8 allows users to login using a PIN code (4 digits). It is the easiest and quickest method. Instead of typing a password you just enter the 4 digits and will be logged in instantly. Here is how to setup the PIN login option on Windows 8: 1. On […]

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Ten Easy Steps to Setup a Picture Password on Windows 8

Ten Easy Steps to Setup a Picture Password on Windows 8

Windows 8 features a new innovative method of logging on or unlocking your computer without using the keyboard: to set touch points on an image as account password. You can choose which image you want to use and, by clicking parts of that image such as hands, face, eyes or […]

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