Windows 8

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(…)

How to Reclaim Hard Disk Space after Upgrading to Windows 8

Posted by on November 5, 2012

How to Reclaim Hard Disk Space after Upgrading to Windows 8

Microsoft had released the new OS Windows 8 on October 26th and it is now available for purchase. If you already own a Windows (Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7), you can now upgrade to Windows 8 for mere $39.99. Once you upgrade to Windows 8, your old Windows installation folder is moved to another(…)

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(…)

Google Maps for Windows 8- gMaps

Posted by on November 5, 2012

Google Maps for Windows 8- gMaps

Windows 8 has been released to general public and we have seen many new tablets and desktops being released for Windows 8. As of now the default map application built in for Windows 8 is Bing. While Bing does a great job with maps, if you are a Google Maps users, you might probably miss(…)

Shortcut to Find the List of Installed Updates in Windows 8

Posted by on November 2, 2012

Shortcut to Find the List of Installed Updates in Windows 8

Microsoft and other related apps releases quite a lot of updates to your PC, these might be feature enhancements or improvements or bug fixes. Generally Windows will let you know when updates are available for your PC and prmopts you to install them. Now how do you check if an update is installed on your(…)

Windows Phone App for Windows 8

Posted by on November 1, 2012

Windows Phone App for Windows 8

Along with the release of Windows Phone 8, Microsoft has also released a brand new app for Windows Phone in the Windows 8 store. The app will be a repalcement for Zune Software which was used to connect Windows Phones to Windows to transfer music, videos, pictures and also to update the software. But with the(…)

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(…)

Google Reader for Windows 8- Nextgen Reader

Posted by on October 27, 2012

Google Reader for Windows 8- Nextgen Reader

If you subscribe and read RSS feeds, you might be probably using Google Reader, which is the best web based RSS reader. Now if you are looking to read your feeds on the new Windows 8 tablets and desktops, here is some awesome news for you. Nextgen Reader for Windows 8 is almost here and(…)

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(…)