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How to Boot Windows 8 in Safe Mode

Jan 7th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

How to Boot Windows 8 in Safe Mode

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 are

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Top 4 Hidden Windows 8.1 Tips and Tricks

Jan 2nd 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

Top 4 Hidden Windows 8.1 Tips and Tricks

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 swi

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5 Different Ways to Shut Down Windows 8

Dec 17th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

5 Different Ways to Shut Down Windows 8

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 ba

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3 Secret Windows 8 Features That Optimize Computer Performance

Nov 28th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

3 Secret Windows 8 Features That Optimize Computer Performance

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 Wind

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How to shut down and restart Windows 8

Nov 12th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

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 many

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How to install Windows 8 from a USB stick

Oct 31st 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

How to install Windows 8 from a USB stick

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 s

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