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Windows 8 – And tablet

Number of Views : 3772I’m a fan of windows 8. Since using it as my primary OS at home and on my development box I find it very stable, fast, and likable. It is interesting that when I’m on a Win7 box I find myself going to the upper right …

Windows 8 – App Store

Number of Views : 3156Earlier this month I released two apps into the Windows 8 marketplace (Windows 8 app store). It has been a good experience and shows how Microsoft is doing a great job in creating a developer system to allow for apps. I’ve posted a few things regarding …

Windows 8 Upgrade – Windows.old folder

Number of Views : 5110After upgrading to windows 8 on my laptop with an SSD drive. I found that the drive had lost a lot of space. This was due to the size of the c:\windows.old folder. I had attempted to remove this folder a few times through DOS and …

Windows 8 Media Center – Remote Potato

Number of Views : 2682I’ve blogged about recently upgrading to windows 8 on my media center. I now have everything running as it was. Including the best accessory to media center, Remote Potato. (www.remotepotato.com/) This application allows you to remotely view and control your media center. It can stream to …

Windows 8 – Close an application

Number of Views : 1629I have been asked twice from new windows 8 users on how to close an application. I find it funny to think that people have been running apps in the background and not know how to shut them down. There are 3 basic ways to close …

Windows 8 Media Center – Free till January

Number of Views : 4081In my last post I walked through the install of windows 8 Media Center.  During the process I purchased the feature.  After looking at the news (google) it appears that Microsoft is offering the feature key for Windows 8 Media Center Pack for free. Head to …