If you’re new to the Modern interface, and want to find apps easier, here’s a tip that allows you to find them by the first letter of the app’s name.
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As Microsoft ends support for XP today, it launches a new update for Windows 8.1. The update makes the Modern interface more keyboard and mouse friendly.
During Microsoft’s developer conference last week, the company showed off a proof of concept for a new Start menu in Windows 8.1 which could be coming sometime this year.
Sometimes when your whole Windows experience freezes up, before reaching for the power button in an act of rage, try restarting Windows Explorer first.
When you first set up your Windows 8.1 computer, more than likely you used a Microsoft Account. Switching it to a local account is easy, here’s how.
Our favorite desktop media player, VLC, now has a modern app version available for for installation on Windows 8 and 8.1 via the Windows Store.
Windows 8.1 Update 1 is designed to make the Modern UIand the traditional desktop get along on traditional PCs. Here’s a look at new Taskbar features.
XP will officially be dead to consumers on April 8th. As a consumer you have some choices to make if your still running the 13 year old operating system.
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.