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Also Windows 8 has better multi-monitor support, not worse. There's a bunch of new ones in windows 8 to make your life easier permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Necromantium 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(6 children)click desktop, hit alt f4, select shutdown, enter permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]DeviousAlpha 1 Actually i think the taskbar in W7/W8 is better as it is now since the Win95-styled taskbar gets too crowded very fast if you have a lot of programs open. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]qpweozm 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(0 children)I had the same thing. Source

in General Support Hi there Just wondering if there's a central thread we can use for discussions of "Leaked blue builds" rather than have them all over the place. Cant use the other screens in any useable fashion anymore while the stupid fullscreen apps are open. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Amaegith 3 points4 points5 points 3 years ago(1 child)Higher specs on the min required specs excludes people. That's a really bad sign. https://www.eightforums.com/general-support/6761-quick-windows-8-desktop-discussion-2.html

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permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Only_In_The_Grey 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(2 children)I have a question, how is multiple programs on one screen? XBOX/PC cross compatibility. Apps?

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Zazzerpan 7 points8 points9 points 3 years ago(0 children)If you're running an ssd the difference is really marginal. This discussion is for a UEFI systems, so please confine comments to the UEFI type install. As mentioned else where, the multi-screen support is much better. I run Win8 on my laptop with a 19in monitor plugged in via display port and a 32in TV plugged in over HDMI.

The WK always launches the start menu on your primary display. Windows 7 Forum As I use multiple monitors and VM's, it can be difficult getting into the start screen without a start button. I don't think so. http://www.forumswindows8.com/ He knew when he made those comments that Valve were going to make their own OS and their own living room solution - so what does any smart businessman do?

Unanswered | 13 Replies | 9986 Views | Created by Faizy450 - Tuesday, August 26, 2014 7:18 PM | Last reply by Pedro Duarte PT - Friday, March 17, 2017 7:51 For people who use certain kinds of technical software, Windows 8 remains a total abortion, and I don't want to hear some upjumped douchebag sneering at people who don't care for Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved Get exclusive articles before everybody else. At this point I might as well navigate to the document manually and skip the shortcut of start search.

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permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]darkstar3333 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(3 children)Its hard for any large company with multiple points of focus to be successful everywhere. this content Forum Today's Posts FAQ Community Albums Tutorials What's New? Windows 8.1 Community Forum About Us| Advertising| Media Kit All Rights Reserved, Copyright, TechTarget| Read our Privacy Statement Windows 10 Forums Personally the thing that i really dislike in Windows 8 is the removal of the classic theme :-( permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]romwell 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(1 child)I made my taskbar small (right-click

Special Note: If you are someone who runs files through VirusTotal before using them, be aware that two listings there (Commtouch and Symantec) will flag the file as malware. http://scanrelief.com/windows-8/cant-get-to-start-menu-or-desktop-windows-8.html permalinkembedsaveparent[–]jschild 17 points18 points19 points 3 years ago(10 children)Funny, Windows 8 works exactly the same as 7 for me. Had no issues with 7, though. To end one discussion - quod erat demonstrandum in Chillout Room There was quite some armwaving discussion regarding performance. Windows Forums

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permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Flamekebab 0 points1 point2 points 3 years ago(4 children) Any sort of business is always going to try and sell you their highest margin product. by HELPmePLEASE1005 Jan 27, 2017 Jan 30, 2017 3 Question PKI (SSL certificate) by marleof Jan 17, 2017 Jan 17, 2017 4 Question Sharing NTFS partition in multi-boot system by eddiener I still like shutting down through the charms bar though because that gesture is pretty fun oddly enough.

Windows only comes with 10% of the apps, games and programs you need anyways so I don't see how downloading a start button is an issue.

See this forum post. It was a solid goal, which made sense, but their execution needed to be amazing, where as is was just merely ok. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(3 replies)[–]Paratek 6 points7 points8 points 3 years ago(0 children)Windows 8 is great for the performance gains, but I've never used the metro interface. My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

Nope permalinkembedsavegive goldload more comments(15 replies)[–]darkstar3333 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(12 children)The only reason Gabe Newell was upset about Windows 8 was because it provides a very real threat to Steam Without some hard restriction like that the migration to the new OS will be slow. Even if i am out of the metro interface, i still have to deal with the "snap in features" on every corner of the screen. Check This Out Battlefield 4 – Next OpenBeta Patch Will Offer CPU Optimizations, Win8 + DX11.1 Still Best Option (For that instance, they are going to need to put more work into optimizing Windows

BEST OF HOW-TO GEEK How to Use All of Windows 10’s Backup and Recovery Tools 7 Ways To Free Up Disk Space on Your OS X Mac How Computers Generate Random But a lot of things he says are purely out of advancing his own business. I find myself using touch for navigation on my Envy even with a keyboard plugged in, I only use the keyboard for typing. Unless you count some helpful new hotkeys, and better search functionality as new features too.

Any help would be appreciated. I believe that is not the case. Click here! Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more.

Nothing noticeable anyway.