Tag Archives: Windows 8

How to Change File Associations in Windows 8.1, Open Files From the Desktop

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Irritated with not being able to open files from the desktop the way you used to? Our Brian Burgess was. In his latest How To gallery, he shows how to change file associations in Windows 8.1 -- so you can open files from the desktop the old-fashioned way and stay on that desktop you're used to. Say goodbye to the Windows Photo app ...
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Windows 8.1 Navigation Essentials: How to Get Around

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Windows 8,1 brings back the Start button, the sorely missed boot to desktop function and other classic features. Here's our Brian Burgess' How To gallery on Win 8,1 navigation tips. Stellar.
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Freeware Pick: Metro Commander for Windows 8

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The Metro interface is cool but unfamiliar. The Metro Commander app features a dual-pane interface for Windows 8 that's clean and easy to use.
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Sandy Berger Reviews Windows 8.1 Preview: No Go, Here’s Why

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Windows 8.1 Preview has a ton of problems, even considering it is pre-release software. Here's what you need to know before you hit Install. In fact, Sandy Berger says that unless you're a developer or a journalist and have a choice, Sandy suggests you just ... don't. It's just too shaky.
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How to Set Up File History in Windows 8: Quick and Easy

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Here's how to set up File History in Windows 8. It's great for your backups and it's quick and easy. Here's the 411 from Sandy Berger at aNewDomain.net.
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TechWebCast 235 with Brad C Down Under: Google Explorers, Windows 8, iPad 5 Watch

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Here's TechWebCast with Brad Chasenore in Melbourne -- plus his global cast of geeks. Welcome TechWebCast to the family at aNewDomain.net.
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Alan Wallace: Windows 8 Needs Stardock, But I Don’t

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Alan Wallace throws in the towel on Stardock and its Windows 8 enhancing software. Why? Here's the sad tale he has to tell.
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Skype, Evernote, Fresh Paint, News Bento: Best Windows 8 Apps Right Now

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Skype, Evernote, Fresh Paint and the Google Search app are some of our Sandy Berger's favorite apps on Windows 8. Find details on all 10 of Sandy's favorite Windows 8 apps here.
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Ant Pruitt: Microsoft Windows 8 Review, Why I’ll Keep It

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aNewDomain.net -- March 13, 2013 -- I got my feet wet with Windows 8 Consumer Preview -- the beta version -- early on. I wasn't impressed.  But that's changing. Here's my long term review of Windows 8 -- and why I'm keeping it.
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Microsoft Windows 8: How to Customize Win 8, Tips, Gallery

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Here's a great list of tips to help you customize screens in your Windows 8 system. Our Sandy Berger has tips and screens galore in this gallery-tip fest.
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