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Posts Tagged ‘windows 8’



Can I Save Important Data From My XP System?

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Charles is worried about losing important business data from his XP system when he upgrades. Continue reading

OneNote App Adds Scanning, Text Conversion

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Microsoft has a big update for for the OneNote App can not function as a scanner that converts images into text. Continue reading

End OF XP: Do I Need A New Computer?

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

If you have XP, is it time to buy a new computer or is an upgrade possible? What you need to know. Continue reading

Learn how to delete app history in Windows 8 and terminate background applications. Continue reading

Caryl has limited mobility in her hands and wants suggestions on the best upgrade option for Windows XP. Continue reading

Robert can’t get Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant to run on an XP computer. We look at what might be causing the issue. Continue reading

Can I Replace Windows 8 On My New Computer?

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Bill wants to part of Windows 8 and needs to know if he can replace it completely on a new computer. We look at his options. Continue reading

Windows 8 – Who Needs A Start Button?

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Missing that Start Button in Window 8 or 8.1? What if I told you Windows 8.1 and 8 can find anything almost instantly and you don’t even have to click a mouse? Continue reading

Help I Can’t Find My Contacts!

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Judy can’t find her Outlook.com contacts in Windows 7 or Windows 8. We track down what’s causing the problem. Continue reading

Where Can I Get A Copy Of Windows 8?

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Carrie wants to know where to get a licensed copy of Windows 8 and if she could use the Windows 7 that came with her laptop to upgrade her computer. Continue reading

Disable “Windows 8″ Mode in Google Chrome

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

In fact, the only peeve I’ve got so far has to do with Google Chrome’s and its “Windows 8 Mode”. It not that it’s bad, necessarily, it’s just that there’s no way to get out of it once activated. Continue reading

What Are Apps In Windows 8?

Monday, November 4th, 2013

John has Windows 8 and he wants to know what Apps are and how he can add to Apps. We break down what apps are and how to get them. Continue reading

Making Windows 8.1 Look More Like Windows 7

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

How a few simple changes can make Windows 8.1 look and act more like Windows 7. Desktop? Start Menu? We show you how to make it happen. Continue reading

Help! Can’t Access Windows App Store

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

John can’t access the Windows Store to update apps or get Windows 8.1. We show him how to troubleshoot. Continue reading

Can I Use Google With Windows 8?

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Al’s been told that Google won’t work with Windows 8. We set him straight. Continue reading

Which Is Easier Windows 7 or 8?

Sunday, October 27th, 2013

Tango is upgrading from XP and wants to know if Windows 7 or Windows 8 is easier. We compare. Continue reading

Microsoft has made some improvements to Camera and Photo Apps that they promise will make capturing and sharing images and videos much easier, but they’ve also taken away one of my favorite features of the Photo App. Continue reading

Microsoft is pretty excited about the new Reading List App for 8.1 The app allows you to save web content and content from other apps to read later. Continue reading

Lean how to find, download and install the Windows 8.1 upgrade. Continue reading

Tablet Operating Systems

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

Gary is tablet shopping and wants to know about the various operating systems. We take a look at Android, iOS and Windows. Continue reading

Learn how to pin apps to the desktop taskbar in Windows 8 Continue reading

How Do I Stop Windows 8 From Timing Out?

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Harold says Windows 8 keeps timing out and going to a screen saver. We show him how to take care of the issue in a few simple steps. Continue reading

Help! Windows 8 Tiles Won’t Work!

Monday, October 14th, 2013

LaDonna’s Window’s 8 tiles have stopped working. We look for some possible solutions. Continue reading

Should I Upgrade From Vista?

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

Randy wants to know if he needs to upgrade from Vista. Should he switch if he’s happy? Continue reading

Miss the Windows Start Menu? Take full advantage of the Windows 8 Search Charm and you may not miss it at all. Continue reading

In The News: 10-11-2013

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

In The News: 10 -11-2013 Windows 8 passes iOSX, clip-on camera lets your record every moment of your life & Instagram to add advertising. Continue reading

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