How to Remove or Show the Power Button on Windows 8.1 Start Screen

How to Remove or Show the Power Button on Windows 8.1 Start Screen

After upgrading to Windows 8.1 Update, Microsoft adds several enhancements to Windows 8.1 user experience, where one of them is the Power button now available by default on the Start screen on the top right corner, together with a Search button and user account name.

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Windows 8.1 Update Power User Guide for Business PDF Free Download

Windows 8.1 Update Power User Guide for Business PDF Free Download

If you have installed Windows 8.1 Update, and want to explore in depth about features of Windows 8.1 generally and that new functionality were brought online by the Spring Update specifically, Microsoft has prepared an eBook which details the features and functionalities of Windows 8.1 updated for the Windows 8.1 Update (KB2919355).

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How to Hide & Clear Desktop Icons & Shortcuts In One Go

How to Hide & Clear Desktop Icons & Shortcuts In One Go

Desktop is one of the most commonly used locations in Windows operating system. Many users put all sort of things on the desktop because of convenient and the fact that desktop is one of the most prominent and easy to remember location. On the desktop may be shortcuts to programs and files, or even the files themselves. As the result, as time goes by, the […]

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How to Select Multiple Tiles on Windows 8.1 Start Screen & Apps View

How to Select Multiple Tiles on Windows 8.1 Start Screen & Apps View

After installing Windows 8.1 Update, Microsoft has made several changes to the live app tiles on the Start Screen and Apps View to make them easier to work with. For example, right clicking on any tiles will bring up a context menu instead of the app bar, and the ability to select multiples apps or multiple tiles at one go.

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Windows 8.1 Update Official Downloads (KB2919355 on Microsoft Download Center)

Windows 8.1 Update Official Downloads (KB2919355 on Microsoft Download Center)

If you’re still waiting faithfully to download and install Windows 8.1 Update from legitimate source, i.e. Microsoft, the wait is finally over. As scheduled on April 8th, 2014, Microsoft has published the Windows 8 Update as KB2919355 on Microsoft Download Center, even though you probably have to wait for an hour or two more to getand also distributed the updates through Windows Update. Windows Update […]

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Start Menu to Return to Windows 8.1

Start Menu to Return to Windows 8.1

The enhanced classic Start menu is going to make a comeback in Windows 8.1, as confirmed by Microsoft at its Build developer conference in California early April 2014. In fact, Terry Myerson, the head of Microsoft’s Operating System division demoed the “new” Start menu to the audience during the conference.

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How to Check if Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora Redhat, CentOS) is 32-bit or 64-bit

How to Check if Linux (Ubuntu, Fedora Redhat, CentOS) is 32-bit or 64-bit

The number of CPU instruction sets has kept growing, and likewise for the operating systems which are able to run and support on more than one CPU system architecture. For example, a Linux OS such as Ubuntu, Fedora, Redhat, Linux Mint, Debian, Arch Linux, openSUSE and CentOS can run on Intel or AMD CPU in either 32-bit or 64-bit flavor. In addition, some Linux also […]

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Windows 8.1 Update Package & ISO Downloads on MSDN/TechNet & Windows Update

Windows 8.1 Update Package & ISO Downloads on MSDN/TechNet & Windows Update

Microsoft has officially released the Windows 8.1 Update (previously known as Spring Update or Update 1) for MSDN and TechNet subscribers (if you still have active subscription and access to TechNet Subscriber Downloads which unfortunately no longer been offered) during the Build 2014 conference. The release includes both the Windows 8.1 Update package and pre-compiled slipstreamed Windows 8.1 with Update ISO images for various editions […]

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How to Check App Storage Space Usage Size in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

How to Check App Storage Space Usage Size in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

Hard disk running Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 operating system is running out of space? While it seems like an unlikely event with today’s hard disk drive which normally comes with terabytes (TB) of storage space. But not all systems enjoys such a luxury. For example, Microsoft Surface and Microsoft Surface Pro start from just 64GB of storage space, while other Windows tablet may be […]

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How to Disable or Enable Bluetooth in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

How to Disable or Enable Bluetooth in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

Bluetooth is one of the convenient way to connect Bluetooth enabled devices, such as mobile phones, Bluetooth-enabled mouse, Bluetooth-enabled keyboard, headsets, speakers, printers and etc, to your PC wirelessly. Most modern PCs equipped with built-in Bluetooth wireless technology, which would normally be turned on by default for system with Windows operating system.

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How to Open PC Settings in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

How to Open PC Settings in Windows 8 & Windows 8.1

While desktop environment of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 continues to provide an advanced way to configure and personalize the Windows settings, the Modern or Metro Windows 8 user interface now adds an easy way to configure several essential personalization and system settings. More importantly, PC Settings is the only way for Windows RT users to configure to configure their system.

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How to Trick Windows Update to Offer Windows 8.1 Spring Update Downloads

How to Trick Windows Update to Offer Windows 8.1 Spring Update Downloads

The official release of Windows 8.1 Spring 2014 Update, also known as Windows 8.1 Feature Pack, is scheduled to release via Windows Update from April 8th, 2014. But if you can’t wait, and does not want to download leaked Windows 8.1 Update, seea has discovered that a simple registry hack will allow Windows Update or Microsoft Update to offer you the Windows 8.1 Spring 2014 […]

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