Enable or Disable Sensors and GPS In Windows 8 Tablets, Laptops & Phone

Windows 8 does come with very mobile device friendly metro interface which can run seamlessly on the tablets, phones, laptops and also on desktop computers with ease. One of the functionalities of the Windows 8, in fact it is also present in Windows 7 also, is the use of sensors and location or GPS. Your Windows 8 tablet, laptop, computer …

Stop Windows 8 To Boot With Malware Infected Drivers At Boot Time

Windows 8 is no doubt more secure than windows 7 as it comes with features like Secure Boot which actually prevents rootkit or malware infection. There is another less known feature of windows 8 which can actually stop windows 8 to load the malware infected drivers at the boot time in case there are any bad drivers which may cause …

How To Run Old Programs With Compatibility Issues In Windows 8

There are times when you may want to run old programs which you had run in earlier version of windows before windows 8, now as some of these apps are not updated to run on windows 8, so when you try to run the same they may cause one of the following problems. App fails to Install or Uninstall App …

Stop Pictures To Open In Full Screen Photos Metro App In Windows 8

Windows 8 is no doubt seems to be the best designed and consumer friendly version on windows released till now, but the new metro UI does not provide a right user experience all the time. As some thing annoying happened with me the other day when I tired to open a picture and view it, it opened in the photos …

Stop Links To Open In Full Screen IE 10 in Windows 8

Its been some time I have been using windows 8, and one thing I noticed from day one was when ever I clicked any link either in a metro app, in some document or any where else in windows 8. For first couple of times, I did not had any issues with the thing happening in windows but after some …

Switch Between Local And Microsoft Account On Windows 8 PC, Tablet Or Phone

When you purchase a Windows 8 device, which can be a Windows 8 Laptop, PC, tablet or phone, you require your Microsoft ID to login to use full functionality. If  you don’t have a Microsoft ID (a Hotmail ID of Live ID), you can create one for free at Microsoft official website. If you have not used your Microsoft ID …

[How To] Install Free Games On Windows 8 PC, Laptop, Phone Or Tablet Quickly

Windows 8 is much different from the previous generation Windows because of many feature and also its user interface. One such feature is Marketplace or Windows Store which is something similar to what you see on smartphones and Mac OS etc. On the one hand, this concept makes it very easy and convenient to install new application and games, first …

Check Windows 8 Apps Internet Usage Details

Windows 8 opens up many news options which were not built in into the previous version of Windows. Though through performance monitor you can check which application is using what amount of network resources in real time in Windows 7, yet Windows 8 takes this reporting to an all new level by adding a standard features called the App History. …

Scan Windows 8 For Virus Threats Without Installing Any Anti-Virus

Windows 8 is the new kid on the block in terms of the Operating Systems and if you have started using a Windows 8 PC (laptop, desktop or tablet) recently and have not installed any anti-virus on the same, you might be feeling worried about the security of your PC, software and data. With most new branded PCs with pre-installed …

Automatically Install Missing Drivers In Windows 8 Computer

I have been using Windows 8 as an early adopter and I have been learning many new things about it whenever I use it more and more. So I am pretty much learning with it in a natural way. In this article, I share with you a very convenient way of installing any missing device drivers in Windows 8 PC. …

Stop Windows 8 Apps/Softwares To Use Your Location

Windows 8 is designed to be used on computers, touch screen devices, laptops, tablets, smartphones etc. with similar looking interface across devices and almost similar core with all these devices. The advantage it brings to Microsoft is that it will help bring more users to Windows and they will get more familiar and comfortable with the working of these devices. …