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Windows 8 now Official, thoughts? by Drewdove
I just went to Best Buy to take a look at the official release of Windows 8. Official meaning this isn't a beta or a test version but the real deal. These are...
October 31st 12 11:03 PM
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So, how is W8 on a non-touch screen computer? by Ant[_3_]
Is anyone using it on non-tablet/touch screen machines? ;) -- "Any spoke will lead the ant to the hub." --unknown /\___/\ Ant(Dude) @...
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October 31st 12 09:58 PM
by Gene E. Bloch[_2_] Go to last post
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File/folder security in Windows 8: a strange problem by JR
Hia folks My company has been testing Windows 8 at work. We're still running XP, but we want to slowly upgrade everyone . Since there's no point in going over...
October 31st 12 11:11 AM
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Free ebook - Windows 8 for Professionals Overview by ...winston[_2_]
Probably not of interest to everyone but maybe a few might find it nice to have though it does have a lot of sections that might come in handy for anyone (new...
October 31st 12 10:42 AM
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IE10 by Steve
Upgraded to Windows 8 from Windows 7 and guess I am in the minority since I am beginning to love it. Yes there is somewhat of a learning curve but getting...
October 31st 12 03:55 AM
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W8 Password by Mellowed[_2_]
When setting up W8 it required an email address and Password. Now, whenever I boot up I must put in the &%@#& password. I've tried without success to...
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October 31st 12 03:54 AM
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Licence keys by Peter Roe
I just took up the £24.99 offer, bought a licence key, downloaded and installed Windows 8 on a seperate hard drive as a dual boot system. Despite misgivings...
October 30th 12 11:26 PM
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Microsoft admits Windows 8 redesign a ‘bet on the future of computing’ by FDK
" Jdr" wrote in message ... "Roland Schweiger" wrote in message ... only a few...
October 30th 12 02:13 PM
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Getting into safe mode: PC boots too fast!!! by JR
Hia folks Has anyone else had dificult getting into safe mode, in W8? The PCs I'm testing boot up soooo fast that, no matter how much I hit F8, or SHIFT+F8,...
October 30th 12 11:02 AM
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Microsoft admits Windows 8 redesign a ‘bet on the future of computing’ by Canuck57[_5_]
On 22/05/2012 12:15 AM, Jdr wrote: Microsoft admits Windows 8 redesign a ‘bet on the future of computing’... Never mind future be modern and...
October 30th 12 01:39 AM
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From Win7 to Win8 by Canuck57[_5_]
On 01/06/2012 5:49 AM, BillW50 wrote: On 5/30/2012 5:19 PM, Ed Cryer wrote: I prefer Win7 for my desktops. All the added frills for touch-screen and ...
October 30th 12 12:47 AM
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Microsoft admits Windows 8 redesign a ‘bet on the future of computing’ by Canuck57[_5_]
On 23/05/2012 8:06 AM, ray wrote: Quite frankly, I believe MS has been scared to death by Android. My last purchase was Android. Next one will be too. M$...
October 30th 12 12:30 AM
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Wndows 8 Info by ...winston[_2_]
Multiple and useful sources for Windows 8 Microsoft resources: ------------------------ Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant (download, run without purchasing or...
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October 29th 12 05:46 PM
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Pricing Question by JTJersey[_3_]
Why does the Windows 8 OEM version cost MORE than the Windows 8 Pro Upgrade? Currently at $59.99 at Tiger Direct with OEM pricing at $79.99? New Egg is...
October 29th 12 03:19 PM
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Windows 8 Store Tile on the Start Page by Steve
Today I upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 8. Everything went well except for one thing. When I click on the Windows Store tile on the start page, nothing...
October 29th 12 01:27 PM
by Zaphod Beeblebrox Go to last post
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WMV files by Mellowed[_2_]
My understanding is that the Windows Media Player is no longer included in WIN 8 and is an extra cost option. What player (free) is recommended for WMV...
October 29th 12 10:00 AM
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Why so cheap? by Ed Cryer
I was in Staples earlier today. Windows 8 Pro for 49 pounds sterling! I can't remember any previous version going so cheaply. They were usually about 100. Ed
October 29th 12 06:20 AM
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Can't install printers? by XS11E
Trying to set up Windows 8 Pro and I'm unable to get either printer to install???? 1. HP LaserJet 6L, I have a LPT to USB cable, it installs itself in XP,...
October 28th 12 01:46 PM
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Make bootable DVD from Windows 8 ESD files by FD[_4_]
I have upgraded win xp to windows 8 pro. How do I burn bootable DVD from the files in ESD folder? FD
October 28th 12 01:38 AM
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Upgrade from Win 7 32 bit to Win 8 64 by Mike Skuczas
Can I upgrade from Windows 7 32 bit to Windows 8 64 bit and not have to reinstall all my programs?
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October 27th 12 01:36 AM
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