Windows 8 Tips and Tricks

In this category you will find all tutorials dedicated to Windows 8 users, if you want to know how to do things in Windows 8 you’ll find it here.

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Creating and Sharing Note in Windows 8

Creating and Sharing Note in Windows 8 Remembering goals, to do lists and other information is easier with Windows 8 and the OneNote app that works across all compatible devices. (more…)

Safe Or Sorry? How to backup your registry in Windows 8 using the regedit exporter

Safe Or Sorry? How to backup your registry in Windows 8 using the regedit exporter If you are tweaking the Windows 8 registry, it’s a good idea to export / backup it first! (more…)

Starting Windows 8 in Safe Mode

Starting Windows 8 in Safe Mode If you need to start Windows 8 in Safe Mode to get back up and running, follow this step by step guide. (more…)

How to create a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk

How to create a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk An easy-to-follow step by step guide on creating a Windows 8 Password Reset Disk. (more…)

How to Boot Straight to Desktop on Windows 8.1

How to Boot Straight to Desktop on Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 has a few new useful features that were lacking the original release. If your looking to boot directly to the desktop in this version of the operation system simply follow this guide. (more…)

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Posted: March 24 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Windows Media Share Disable 100x100 Jpg Windows Media Player Sharing is a great feature but when it’s not needed it can be a needless waster of your device’s battery. Here’s how to disable it!

Posted: March 24 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Disable Smartscreen 100x100 Jpg SmartScreen divides opinion for most Windows 8 users and some may find they want to disable it. Here’s how!


Posted: March 24 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Windows 8 Install 1 100x100 Jpg A step by step instruction on how to install Windows 8 professional. This can be used for versions of Windows 8.

Posted: March 20 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Disable Hotkeys Windows 8 100x100 Jpg Sometimes you might need to have altenertaive commands assigned to key that Windows 8 currently takes precedence over. Here’s a few methods to overide this.


Posted: March 20 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Windows Error Reporting 1 100x100 Jpg If your looking to know how to diable error reporting in Windows then follow this simple guide.

Posted: March 19 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Services Windows 8 1 100x100 Jpg A guide on controlling the various background services occuring in Windows 8.


Posted: March 18 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Disable Driver Signature 1 100x100 Jpg Here’s how to disable driver signature in Windows 8 which unlike previous versions has strict limitations on driver signing.

Posted: March 18 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Disable Windows Action 1 100x100 Jpg A step by step guide on disable Action Center Notifications in Windows 8.


Posted: March 16 2014 - Written by: Tzvetan Todorov

Windows8 Firewall 100x100 Jpg The firewall is a crucial software program or a piece of hardware, which blocks unrequested incoming traffic. Since Windows XP (SP2) each Windows operating system has been released with its own firewall, turned on by default

Posted: March 11 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Windows8 Narrator 100x100 Jpg Do you want to know how to disable Windows 8 narrator? Well this should help. Here is two simple guides for disabling the feature.


Posted: March 11 2014 - Written by: Will McGuire

Windows 8 Firewall 100x100 Jpg Disabling the inbuilt Windows 8 Firewall for whatever reason is not that difficult. Here’s how!

Posted: March 10 2014 - Written by: Oliver Krautscheid

Open Network And Sharing Center On Windows81 100x100 Png Windows 8 is not perfect, so you may end up running into issues from time to time, for example the annoying limited connectivity issue


Posted: February 8 2014 - Written by: Tzvetan Todorov

Vpn Windows8 100x100 Jpg Virtual Private Connection (VPN) allows you to connect remotely and securely to your home computer when you are on the go, to your corporate or University network, or to remote datacenters and offices that you are allowed access to.

Posted: February 8 2014 - Written by: Tzvetan Todorov

File History Windows8 100x100 Jpg You can easily backup your files on Windows 8 using its File History feature. File History backs up different versions of your files and documents and lets you recover them if and when needed.



15 Most Liked Articles Of This Category (Community Driven)

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Enable / Disable Cookies in Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 8 7 Orange February 3, 2012 Oliver Krautscheid
Fix Windows 8 Bluetooth Problems, Mouse Disconnects 6 Orange February 8, 2013 Oliver Krautscheid
Windows 8 Java 64-Bit Download 6 Orange January 16, 2012 Oliver Krautscheid
Customize: Restore Old Windows 7 Start Menu in Windows 8 5 Orange September 20, 2011 Oliver Krautscheid
How to fix bootmgr is missing in Windows 8 5 Orange November 5, 2011 Oliver Krautscheid
3 Ways To Fix The Unidentified Network Error in Windows 8 5 Orange April 27, 2012 Dogar Sahab
Productivity: How to schedule shutdown in Windows 8 5 Orange April 24, 2012 Yasir Saeed
Microsoft: How To Search On Windows 8 – File Search, Settings Search, App Search 5 Orange October 21, 2011 Shailpik
How To Use XBOX 360 / PS3 Controller On Windows 8 (64-bit) 4 Orange February 10, 2012 Oliver Krautscheid
22-step guide that explains how we can rename the Windows 8 user folder 4 Orange April 30, 2012 Uttam Shrestha