Enable Features in Windows 8
If you want to enable more features in Windows 8 you should carefully browse through this category or use the search box to find whatever you want to actually enable.
New to Windows 8? To get the latest security fixes you should enable IE10 update
A lot of laptops can make use of adaptive brightness – here’s how you would it enable it
If you want to make the text on your screen easier to read in Windows 8, refer to the instructions below.
Auto-updates are cool but can be quite annoying in some cases – we explain how to disable/enable them
Some OS features are restricted to various Windows versions – that’s why it may be necessary to upgrade your PC to add more new features. In this tutorial we explain how you would do this in Microsoft latest OS
Metered internet connections provide a feasible way of combining multiple connections to boost up the internet speed. Here is a short tutorial on how to turn it ON/OFF in windows 8 consumer preview:
The airplane mode is handy for mobile devices running on Windows 8, so it’s good to know how to turn it on
Privacy is important if you share your PC with others. Here’s how you would clear the history of recently opened documents on exit
You want to turn your PC into a VPN? Enable incoming VPN connections. This can also often be done using software from your broadband router manufacturer
Broken device drivers can cause system corruption and blue screen. Learn how to enable the driver verifier in Windows 8 to avoid driver problems
The speech recognition feature will be frequently used in Windows 8 thanks to Kinect and Co. Enable it!
Without cookies you can’t access many site features on the interweb, so here’s how to enable it on Windows 8.
To perform various admin task you need to access the real admin account, here’s how to enable the hidden admin account and get access to all elevated operations.
If you want a transparent taskbar in Windows 8, read this guide. Works for both Developer Preview and Consumer Preview