as an owner of a surface pro 3, i appreciate microsofts effort to improve the desktop part and to have a better bridge with modern os but i dont want windows Did you not notice the sync icons on the skydrive folder? Login or register to post comments WaltC on Feb 7, 2014 I love the Frankie shot--it's Boris K. (one of my all-time favorites), isn't it? Login or register to post comments mrgoodwin on Feb 7, 2014 I think the point of this update though, is that these things only show up if you move the mouse Check This Out
While I don't believe the vast majority of Windows users will do this in the retail version, there's no point in not giving options for those who want. Can't maximize icons in taskbar in General Support hi I've had windows 8 installed yesterday first on the desktop i couldn't open any window except of the explorer.After applying windows updates Had made all of it pink at some point in the past, and don't use it much. Jun 29, 2014 Is there a way to make it so Windows 8.1 does not show any of the Modern Apps in the taskbar?
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Nicely it gave me the Start Page. They'll generate copies of themselves, overlap other icons, and the start menu button disappears. Login or register to post comments Paul Thurrott on Feb 8, 2014 Well, it doesn't. It is store app users that need something better than the awful side bar.
It's like the taskbar isn't informed of the closure of the ModernUI app. Could not find the blue tile with the white "E" which on my Windows 8 is my Metro/Modern UI browser. in Modern apps! Performance is a bit better other than the crazy wifi issues (I use it in desktop mode at work and tablet mode at home).
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So I called Comcast to see about an upgrade.
I expect to see this feature by the public preview Q1. 0 2 years ago Reply x I'm tc The real thing that was missing was windowable modern apps. But continuum
Login or register to post comments Paul Thurrott on Feb 8, 2014 Right-click does of course make the app bar appear as it did before.
They just need to Metrofy the desktop a little...
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yep, that's where you find print options and play to.
If you watched the presentation yesterday, you might recall Microsoft's new Continuum system.
Sometimes I have to close an app this way because it locked up.
In the example shown below, I can control Xbox Music playback by hovering over the app icon. his comment is here I only get 1024x768 0 2 years ago Reply Patrick Satta Is the Charms Bar completely gone? While you can display it as before by mousing up to the top of the screen, the title bar appears for a few seconds when the app loads now, too, as Advertisement Related ArticlesWindows 8.1 Update 1 Preview: Hands-on with Build 16596 72 Windows 8.1 Update 1: Disk Space 21 Windows 8.1 Update 1: Modern Mouse Improvements 39 Hands-On with Windows 10 Windows 10 Can't Get To Desktop
First I told Windows to not put ModernUI app icons in the taskbar which is essentially what Windows 8.1 before Update 1 did. Sometimes I have to close an app this way because it locked up. As said, its not just the clock, but the entire taskbar UI stops updating; the actual buttons still update but the changes to the ui don't. this contact form Among the obvious changes you'll see when you enable this usage mode are: Everything is full screen.
So I will right click on avast and then in that menu is an arrow for a submenu under update. How To Get Tiles Back On Windows 10 Login or register to post comments JRick96 on Feb 9, 2014 I think many people are okay with moving forward, but they prefer baby steps. Which idiot decided to make a file browser that shows folders, but doesn't allow you to create them?
For them one system for everyone has big money saving advantages so of course that's how they tried to go.
Also when I try accessing it through the Control Panel, it's as if my wifi is off and no networks are shown! Saturday, October 05, 2013 9:17 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This issue is still occurring for me (on multiple computers). I can use both at the same time currently. 0 2 years ago Reply kullkid92x You. How To Get Back To Desktop On Windows 10 Will be giving lots of feedback. 0 2 years ago Reply mertzi Can you pin regular/win 32 (why do they call it that?) apps to the left column in the start
One more question, do the Charms get deactivated by default on the desktop screen, if touch hardware is not detected? The screen is THE best. Clicking on Personalization inside the Modern UI opens up the regular Control Panel which doesn't have the modern bits in it. navigate here Not surprisingly, this newer version includes a few more changes, plus some refinements to previously revealed features.
Print reprints Favorite EMAIL Tweet Discuss this Article 87 Waethorn on Feb 7, 2014 Bing Desktop seems to go to the desktop if it's set to load at startup, and if Note too that you can configure Start to be a menu or a full-screen interface independently of Tablet mode (Settings, Personalization, Start). However, whenever I run an app on the second screen, it seems to be larger than normal (zoomed in). And people were calling 8.0 a frankenstein monster.
I was willing to give the new start menu a try, but I think charms missing is a deal breaker for me. 2 2 years ago Reply Xsled Even after changing Metro is not bad on traditional PCs, just different. Clearly windows 8 multi tasks like nothing on earth, even android can't keep up. Feb 7, 2014 I need to go into Program Files(x86)>Mozilla Firefox and click on the firefox logo in that folder for the Firefox page to appear.
Login or register to post comments Justin Salvato on Feb 7, 2014 I like all these improvements EXCEPT the taskbar showing up when you mouse down. That move opened up a large market for third-party Start menu replacements. I would imagine it does not. Note, however that as far as I know, you cannot have both the Start Menu and Start Screen working in tandem.
Microsoft brought the menu back in Windows 8.1 and has revamped it for Windows 10. I will test. 0 2 years ago Reply MicrosoftWinPho Nice! If you put the desktop taskbar down, drop the "App Switcher", but still include the "flick to switch" touch gesture somehow. This lets you choose an app to open that file.
Forum Today's Posts FAQ Community Albums Tutorials What's New? Going back to the metro screen and then back to the desktop fixes it as wel, but I want it to always show the right time for my alarm clock, what Definitely not empty. This doesn't always happen, it seems that at random this bug will happen.
Jul 29, 2013 How to do this, either through a registry hack, or with some small program? Another thing that can be annoying with a multiple-display setup is when you hit the Windows key and the Start screen pops up on the screen you're not working on. If you’ve spotted any annoyances we missed, be sure to let us know below.