Windows 8.1 Installation Checklist

There's nothing quite like automating or in the very least, making OS reloads easier. I love it, but that's probably because I remember having to install Windows using 3.5″ floppy disks. Anyway, here's to making Windows 8.1 installation easier. Preparation...

Useful Run Commands For Windows

There are way more commands to run in Windows than you're currently using. Here's a list of useful run commands for Windows you can start using right now if you already aren't. Enjoy the speed! Office Shortcuts winword – Microsoft Word excel – Microsoft Excel powerpnt...

How To Close Apps In Windows 8.1

Unfortunately, when you close apps in Windows 8.1, they aren't actually closed. As you know, dragging an app towards the bottom of the screen in Windows 8 will close the app. However, in Windows 8.1 the app will just be in a suspended state when you perform the app...

New Windows 8.1 Update 1 Changes Overview

If you were part of the few who experienced problems with the new Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Update KB2919355) then check out the update troubleshooting guide. Otherwise, let's run through some of the nice Windows 8.1 Update 1 changes! Metro Apps Can Now Show In Taskbar On...

Windows 8 Guides Now Available

I made the switch from Windows 7 to 8.1 earlier this year so now is a better time as any to release Windows 8 guides. Even though Windows 8 is a mess and I poke fun at it, it's actually a good OS if you are will willing to put the time into it. You need to do a few...

Legal Workaround to Download a Windows 8.1 ISO

Whether you're having issues upgrading Windows 8 to 8.1 or you need an easier way to upgrade multiple machines, you should do a clean install. However, it  isn't exactly clear on how to download a Windows 8.1 ISO to be able to do this, without doing the stream install...

Abridged Windows History

Another year, another post. This particular segment focuses on end user Windows operating systems, specifically on an abridged Windows history. I may do a post on Windows server history, but I don't really have plans to do so. Here's a trip down memory lane for some...

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