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It’s annoying when you put your computer to sleep before bed, and when you wake up, it turns out the system was running all night. Here’s how to fix it.
Windows 8 keeps trucking along, and the next big change will be in the form of what Microsoft calls Update 1. It makes the modern UI easier to use with a mouse and keyboard.
Skype is starting to roll out new ads across the Windows platform. The ads appear at the top of the messaging screen. Here’s how to remove the annoyance.
Tweaking Windows 8.1 can be daunting, especially if this is your first introduction to the modern interface. Here’s a free tool that makes it all easier.
Microsoft has made the Start screen easier to manage with new resizable tiles, group naming and more. But if you need to back up and restore it, here’s how.
Windows users are used to switching between tasks on the desktop. In Windows 8.1 the modern interface brings a new way of switching desktop and modern apps.
Microsoft removed the Windows Experience Index scoring utility in Windows 8.1. If you still want to see how your hardware ranks you can with free utilities.
Modern apps on Windows 8.1 are often an afterthought on a traditional PC or laptop. If you prefer the desktop, here’s some ways to make using apps easier.
The Reading List app in Windows 8.1 allows you to collect articles from other apps like News or Internet Explorer 11 to read later – even while offline.
Windows 8.1 allows you to make the transition between the desktop and Start screen easier by keeping the same backgrounds. Here’s a couple ways to do it.
Windows 8.1 syncs your data between devices via SkyDrive. You can select what to sync, and if you disable it, you might want to delete data from Microsoft servers.
Microsoft has brought in some new ways to log in to Windows 8.1. If you’re looking for an easier way to get in to the OS and work, here’s a couple of tips.
Microsoft has improved viewing modern apps on the same screen. But something that’s not obvious is how to display two modern IE 11 screens side-by-side.