Windows 8 Archive

How to Enable F8 Key for Safe Mode in Windows 8

Windows 8 introduces a boot loader which reduces the speed at which the windows 8 starts. On taking account, Microsoft removes the advanced booting option when you press the f8 key at the windows start. Not letting the user to get a quick access to safe mode by just pressing the F8 Key for Safe

How to Dual Boot Windows 8 and Linux

Linux is such a user which is favored by only a specific group of people. They generally prefer this for official purpose. It is very animated and trendy. The UI of the Linux environment is very cool. What is it that attracts people to use Linux? Well the answer may vary with individuals. But if

How to Customize existing Windows to Look like Windows 8

Windows 8 had created a record in terms of popularity. It is one of the fastest successes achieving OS of Windows. People are very satisfied using this OS. But there are many people who do not have Windows 8 installation pack. May be they cannot afford it right now. Everyone cannot afford the high priced

How to Dual Boot Windows 8 and Windows 7

Windows 8 has become very popular on a short span of time. But people are still using Windows 7. They love few features of Windows 7 a lot and so they are not willing to leave it. At the same time they are willing to take Windows 8. These people want to have both Windows

How to Make Wi-Fi Hot Spot from Windows 8 PC

These days, people prefer using Wi-Fi for availing internet service. They prefer making a device as Wi-Fi Hotspot and drawing data network from it. They can share the connection in any smart phones using the Wi-Fi connectivity. Preferably, people like to make their PC as their Wi-Fi Hotspot as the internet speed is quite high

How to Add Gmail and Yahoo Accounts in Windows 8 Mail

Windows 8 is a globally accepted OS with a new UI which works pretty well on PS’s as well as on laptops. But nothing in this world is perfect. The mail app in Windows 8 just doesn’t mix well with other clients like Gmail, yahoo etc. Here we are going to discuss how to add

10 Top Windows 8 Apps (Metro Apps)

Windows 8 have recently gained its popularity with its cool user interface and features. People want to know more and more about the operating system in order to explore it completely. The main attraction in Windows 8 is its wide range of applications most of which is available for free. Here I will discuss about

How to Disable Windows 8 Explorer Ribbon Permanently

The ribbon interface came in with the launch of the Microsoft Office suite 2007 and it seems and gives a feeling like reading a book and book marking it while leaving it aside and giving your eyes a rest. This ribbon interface was then introduced in a demo version of Windows8 – the Developer Preview

How to Restore Start Menu and Disable Metro UI in Windows 8

There are a lot of changes brought in windows 8 in contrast to the previous versions of the operating system. The main modification that has been done in windows 8 is that this operating system is not provided with a start button. Also, it’s a bit difficult to disable metro UI in windows 8. But,

How to Create Metro Tiles for Shutdown, Restart and Log off in Windows 8

While the previous year had been an awesome moment for the Window corporations to declare its eighth version of the windows known and called as Windows 8. No matter how much the operating system has taken up the market and is loved by the rough computer and laptop users it also has some setbacks. Just