Windows 8

How to Disable Lock Screen in Windows 8

Posted by on November 19, 2012

How to Disable Lock Screen in Windows 8

One of the changes to the way we use Windows 8, is the addition of a lock screen which shows notifications from selected apps. You can login to Windows 8 by dismissing the lock screen. We have already covered in detail on how to disable the lock screen using Group Policy Editor. But the issue(…)

How to Access All System Settings in Windows 8

Posted by on November 18, 2012

How to Access All System Settings in Windows 8

When you want to access or change any settings in Windows 8, the best way is to access the Control Panel which is the main option available to access settings. But if you want to see all the available settings in one single view grouped by tasks, then here is a shortcut option. This option(…)

How to Disable or Turn Off Windows Store in Windows 8

Posted by on November 9, 2012

How to Disable or Turn Off Windows Store in Windows 8

Windows 8 has many new features when compared to Windows 7 which includes new start screen, task manager and also new Windows Explorer. But one of the main new features which is not related to user interface is the Windows Store. This new feature allows you to install apps from the Windows store. Windows Store(…)

Customize Windows 8 Start Screen with Background Images and Colors

Posted by on November 9, 2012

Customize Windows 8 Start Screen with Background Images and Colors

The major new feature when it comes to Windows 8 is obviously the new start screen with live tiles which are customizable. Although Microsoft has allowed a bit of customizations in start screen from the control panel, changes like customizing background image of start screen or using custom colors is not available. We had covered(…)

Download Windows 8 ISO from Microsoft with License Key

Posted by on November 8, 2012

Download Windows 8 ISO from Microsoft with License Key

Microsoft released the latest version of its OS, Windows 8 on October 26th and it was available for upgrade from older version of Windows (Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7). We had covered in detail on how to upgrade to Windows 8 from previous versions. Now when you upgrade from previous version, you selected Install(…)

Windows 8 Upgrade Options

Posted by on November 7, 2012

Windows 8 Upgrade Options

Microsoft has released the latest version its OS, the Windows 8. As of now you can simply upgrade from Windows 7, XP or Vista to Windows 8 for just $39.99. We had covered in detail, step by step tutorial, on how to upgrade to Windows 8 from previous version of Windows. Based on your existing(…)

Windows 8 for Dummies- Free eBook

Posted by on November 5, 2012

Windows 8 for Dummies- Free eBook

Microsoft has released the new OS Windows 8 on October 26th and it comes with lots of new features including the new start screen, File explorer and also the new task manager. While many user may find it easy to get used to the new start screen, there will still be many users who may(…)

Change the Number of Tiles in Start Screen in Windows 8

Posted by on October 29, 2012

Change the Number of Tiles in Start Screen in Windows 8

One of the major changes to Windows 8 is the new start screen with live tiles. You can customize the tiles for its size and position as well. Although Windows 8 has many default settings related to start screen and allows basic customization, there is no control over the number of tiles to be displayed(…)

Toolbox for Windows 8 is a good Productivity Tool

Posted by on October 27, 2012

Toolbox for Windows 8 is a good Productivity Tool

Toolbox for Windows 8 is a productivity app which allows you to perform multiple tasks inside a single window without having to switch apps. Toolbox is designed to bring unparalleled productivity enhancement to the Windows 8 platform. With Toolbox, you can view and interact with up to 6 different tools at once, giving you the(…)

How to Upgrade to Windows 8

Posted by on October 26, 2012

How to Upgrade to Windows 8

Microsoft has launched Windows 8 and it is available for upgrade or download starting from today. Along with the release of Windows 8, Microsoft has provided an upgrade offer for existing Windows 7, XP and Vista customers, they can upgrade to Windows 8 for just $39.99. This offer is available only from October 26th to(…)