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Windows 8.1 Upgrade Woes Commented on: 25 weeks ago (October 20, 2013)

A bigger problem is that the upgrade process kills the reset and restore features.

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Windows 8.1 Tip: Restart an App Commented on: 25 weeks ago (October 20, 2013)

If you hold the the app until the "splash screen" and then drag down it will exit and not suspend. Alt + F4 still closes the app.

Windows 8.1 Tip: Use System Image Backup Commented on: 30 weeks ago (September 14, 2013)

Might not be the best tool on a tablet, but it is awesome for a desktop user that would like to tinker. I make a quick backup, play around, break stuff and can roll back to a working system in 5...

Windows 8.1 Tip: Find Your Installed Apps Commented on: 30 weeks ago (September 11, 2013)

A more logical approach would have been to pin all Metro apps to the start screen and let the user manually pin the desktop apps to the start screen as needed. Chances are good that the desktop...

Microsoft Releases Xbox Music for Android, iOS Commented on: 31 weeks ago (September 9, 2013)

In the year that the service was running they have not expanded the supported markets. I wonder how many new markets Apple entered into. If you want to be in devices and services, he need to offer...

Windows 8.1 Review Commented on: 31 weeks ago (September 8, 2013)

The biggest problem with Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 is the fact that Microsoft has not sold a consumer operating system since Windows ME. They have been selling a business operating system...

Hands-On with Windows 8.1: Help + Tips Commented on: 34 weeks ago (August 18, 2013)

Hi Paul

You have a paragraph duplicated at Help + Tips.

Surface RT Users: No Ethernet For You! Commented on: 40 weeks ago (July 5, 2013)

I have a couple of thoughts on this. Unfortunately no way to test any of this, but here goes:

1) The USB implementation on the Tegra 3 simply does not have the bandwidth available to make...

(Virtual) Hands-On with Windows 8 “Blue” Build 9364 Commented on: 1 year ago (March 25, 2013)

Hi Paul

The version number bump to me is not a surprise. When Microsoft talk "Windows" in the about box they are referring to two things. The product (Windows 8) and the platform (6.3) The...

Windows 7 SP1 Hits Automatic Installation Milestone Commented on: 1 year ago (March 19, 2013)

Why wait two years? Why is this not happening 6 months or 6 weeks after availability?

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