No massive retraining, and everyone gets to work with an interface they know and love. Unless you really want to use WMP, don't waste your money—a program like VLC will play DVDs for free. Leave this field blank. I've upgraded all my versions of Windows plus two licenses running on my MacPros using Parallels.
Download it, install it, and forget about paying for DVD playback.Bring Back the Confirmation Box When Deleting Files In Windows 8, when you delete a file, it no longer asks you At first I read this headline as being another I hate W8 article but it's not. Ya know... Here's how to fix all of those problems, from bringing back missing features like the Start menu to fixing new problems like a dumbed-down Windows Explorer.
I admit I love the Aero look of Win7, and I'm amenable to the argument of saving resources by having a less-pretty OS. To avoid these issues, here are two ways to manage and disable the Charms Bar in Windows 8.1. Please help me. Classic Shell adds a new toolbar to Windows Explorer with small, simple buttons that you can customise to your heart's content.
I now feel slightly less horrible about losing my last hour to this bullshit. If that sounds like you, you have a few options for improving Explorer. I no longer have to call in freelance tech support to solve an issue. http://lifehacker.com/5955755/how-to-fix-windows-8s-biggest-annoyances-and-make-it-more-like-windows-7 Click here to reset × Sign up to Lifehacker User Details @ This is your permanent identity for Gizmodo, Kotaku and Lifehacker Australia.
However, there are some annoyances that really need fixing. Resistance is futile. i have pro. You’ll still be able to pull up the App Switcher by hovering in the lower left corner.
Windows 8 Pro is the most exciting system to hit the market in sometime in my opinion. http://www.lifehacker.com.au/2012/10/how-to-fix-windows-8s-biggest-annoyances/ http://www.lostwindowspassword.com/article/reset-windows-8-1-password.html Lifnesa Nowadays, disable Windows 8 lock screen is easy. The beauty of Start8's approach is that these options only kill the Charms Bar on the Desktop. Why move things and thus make them harder to find? 3.
Contact our editors! Windows 8 has made no difference to my laptop, all it does is slow me down. I call Windows 8, Windows 8OL. In addition, it lets you bypass Win 8 Metro entirely and start up to desktop AND disables hot corners and/or sidebar if you choose…without manually changing/adding to bios.
I just salvaged my little ASUS netbook WIN XP (that I was holding on to with my nails) and she runs WIN 8 EASY !! Zachary Parker Windows XP is still used on 40% of all computers. Personally, I think you all should just trot on down to the Western Union and send a telegram to Redmond. Need help?
I can get onto my desk top but everything scrolls down to the bottom of the pages, emails included and I cannot do anything,. This will disable the Charms bar from displaying when hovering the mouse in the lower or upper right corner of the screen. If I try to reinstall them, it says it can not be done.
Want news and tips from TekRevue delivered directly to your inbox? Glitch Is A Collaborative Coding Site Based Around Remixing Existing Code Deals: Learn One Of The Most In-Demand Coding Languages For Just $55 Deployment Amazon Is About To Kick Traditional Retail’s If anyone ahs any suggestions, please email me at: [email protected] Ginny Cheaney Says: April 7th, 2013 at 4:20 pm I hate windows 8 and just want windows 7 back. also, did SO many people use WMP for dvd playback, really?
Killer Interview Question: If You Could Start Over, What Would You Do Differently? But, if they don't roll this awful OS into the trash heap (or into the tablet world where it belongs) then MS will be getting out of the corporate business space Reply 0 Jacques Guest Oct 30, 2012, 10:21am Well that's good then. Under the "Windows 8 Settings" tab, you can check a box to skip the Start screen at login, as well as disable the hot corners if they trip you up.
It takes you to the new start screen. Next if you have multiple users on the machine you may see a few icons with all the users including the logged in one, press enter to automatically select the logged They won't bring back the eye candy of Flip3D, but they will serve the same purpose, and probably do it better. I am old and can't adjust to this windows 8.
This bar houses important functions such as app settings, PC settings, device control, sharing options, and the ability to search your PC or your current app. I never use it at all. On a desktop PC, though, the lock screen is clunky (you might say this is a bit of a recurring theme in Windows 8). More Articles Everything you need to know about the Android O developer preview Mar21 PSA: Starting a new game in Breath of the Wild will permanently delete your saves if you
I bought a laptop to have the features of a LAPTOP, not have them eliminated so I'd have a clone of a product I DON'T WANT. buggrit Says: November 1st, 2012 at 3:37 am Upgraded dell laptop yesterday to win 8 pro. The way I see it, I think mac would be better for dumbasses like you. Your email must be valid for account activation Minimum of 8 standard keyboard characters Subscriptions Email newsletters will contain a brief summary of our top stories, plus details of competitions and
Reply 0 Grayda @grayda Oct 30, 2012, 4:31pm Aero peek was enabled for me all along, even after doing a "refresh" of Windows. Although I can definitely see the start menu being useful once I get a kinect and the kinect SDK. you guessed it, keep on using W7! Download of the Day: SmartFlip (Windows Vista) Download of the Day: SmartFlip (Windows Vista) Download of the Day: SmartFlip (Windows Vista) Windows Vista only: Tweak Vista's Flip 3D preview function with
There was a Registry hack that always showed Hibernate option. Type in netplwiz click ok. Speed when opening a tile to display its content 3. Now navigate to the following path: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ImmersiveShell Right click the ImmersiveShell folder and select New >> Key.
Thanks for the tip. DarklingMagick It seems I lost the ability to do this too. I had to do a gpupdate /force from the command prompt to make it apply. They don't even score 0.