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Whether you love it or hate it, Windows 8 is here to stay. And if it’s here to stay, then you might as well learn how to use it. Today, we’re going to show you how to do exactly that. Today, we’re showing you how to boot into Windows 8 safe mode and solve your PC problems while you’re at it. There are actually three different ways to boot into Windows safe mode, but none of them areRead More
Windows 8.1 is gaining momentum as an operating system and more and more users are jumping on board every day. That’s why we want to help. Here are some of our favorite Windows 8.1 tips, tricks, secrets, and shortcuts: 1) Access your Windows 8 apps without leaving your desktop screen Windows 8.1 finally gives users the option to boot directly to their desktops. However, you’ll have to swiRead More
Criticize Windows 8 all you want, but the operating system has no shortage of shutdown methods. Today, we’re going to show you some of the best ways to shut down Windows 8. These methods are guaranteed to shut down Windows 8 in a timely and efficient manner. I’ve tried to arrange these methods from easiest to hardest, although your mileage may vary: 5) Use the new Start Button brought baRead More
If you consider yourself to be an experienced Windows user, then you probably already know about the benefits of defragmenting your hard drive and running the Disk cleanup tool. But today, we’re going to show you a few Windows 8 tips that you might not know about. Here are three secret Windows 8 features that will help you squeeze a little more performance out of your system while making WindRead More
In Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7, shutting down the computer is so easy that you probably don’t need an instruction manual in order to learn how to do it. Instead, it’s a simple matter of clicking the Start button and then clicking the Shut Down button. But Windows 8 doesn’t have a Start button, which makes simple tasks like shutting down and restarting the computer difficult for manyRead More
Windows 8’s installation process is renowned for being as easy as possible. It’s the fastest Windows installation process to date and the entire operating system is installed in just minutes with very little input from the user. Installing Windows 8 using a DVD drive is so simple that anybody can do it, so we won’t even bother explaining it here. However, installing Windows 8 over a USB sRead More