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Posts Tagged ‘windows 8’



How Do I Burn Music Files In Windows 8?

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

Find out why your burned Windows 8 discs won’t play in a standard CD player. Continue reading

Microsoft says people running the Windows 10 Technical preview can upgrade to the RTM version. Continue reading

Help! I’m Locked Out Of Windows 8

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Locked out of Windows 8? Here’s one option to get back in. Continue reading

Does the arrival of Windows 10 mean support is stopping for earlier Windows operating systems? Continue reading

Help! Your Tip Isn’t Working On My PC

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

What happens when a tip won’t work on your PC? We’ve got some troubleshooting tips. Continue reading

How Many Versions Of Windows 8?

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

How many versions of Windows 8 are there? We’ll explain why the answer could be 4 or 12. Continue reading

Bring Classic Games Back To Windows 8.1

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Missing classic Windows games like solitaire ins 8.1? Learn how to find them for free in minutes. Continue reading

Will printers and peripherals from Windows 8 work with Windows 10? Continue reading

Francis wants to know why Microsoft didn’t make cheap touchscreen monitors available with Windows 8. Continue reading

Run Old Games In Windows 8: Part 2

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Find out how to get your treasured old games working with Windows 8.1. Continue reading

How Do I Get Old Games To Work In Windows 8?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Find out how to get your treasured old games working with Windows 8.1. Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Not Too Different From 7?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Richard thinks the desktop experience in 8.1 is pretty close to Windows 7 and wonders why so many people don’t like it. Continue reading

Do I Have To Upgrade?

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

The techs providing Lois’ tech support want her to upgrade to 8.1 and add OneDrive. Does she have to follow their suggestions? Continue reading

Terry wants to know if you can switch back to the Metro/Modern Windows 8 mode once you switch to desktop mode. Continue reading

Refreshed Windows 8 – How Can I Get 8.1?

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

After a Windows refresh, Monica can’t find her 8.1 update. We show her the steps to take to get it back. Continue reading

Exponents On Windows 8 Calculator

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

How do you find exponential values in the Windows 8 calculator? Continue reading

Chrome Windows 8 Mode: What Is It?

Monday, December 8th, 2014

Rosie wants to know just what Google Chrome’s Windows 8 mode is and if she should use it. Continue reading

Task Manager – How Does It Work?

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Are you getting the most out of Windows task manager? Continue reading

Surface Pro 2- Right-Click Without A Mouse?

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Carl is looking for a way to right-click without a mouse on his Surface Pro 2 tablet. We show him how it’s done. Continue reading

Where’s The 8.1 Start Button I Was Promised?

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Steve was expecting the return of the Start Button in 8.1 and he wonders if Microsoft pulled a fast one. Continue reading

Does Anyone Still Use Windows?

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Samara wants to know if anyone is still using Windows. We’ve got the surprising numbers. Continue reading

How Do I Turn Off My WiFi?

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

James wants to know the quickest way to shut his WiFi off in Windows 7 and 8. We walk him through the process. Continue reading

Windows 8.1 Updates Won’t Install

Sunday, August 17th, 2014

Have your Windows 8.1 updates frozen? Here’s a tool to help! Continue reading

In The News 08-15-14

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

XP Share Dips Below 25%

Windows XP can still be found on just under 25% of computers accessing the Internet, according to NetMarketShare.  That’s down from just under 40% in July of 2013. 

Security support for the XP ended back in April and users have been slow to let go.  Windows 7 is the most popular operating system, found on 51% of

Windows XP, 7 & 8 On The Same Computer?

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Is it possible to have Windows XP, 7 and 8 on the same computer? Learn how to make it possible. Continue reading

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