Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

eight first glance

  1. #1

    Posts : 9
    Windows 8

    eight first glance

    Hello, eightforums mates!

    I salute the new Windows. In a couple of days of fiddling I noticed it's working fast, is somehow simpler but the touch of genius is the cross-hardware feature. These for the good part. As for the downsides the most obvious is metro apps crashing after splashscreen. I think MS should have postponed launching metro until all issues would have been solved. Any app from the store that is a game unmistakably crashes (I was cautious enough to install free only games). Plus I had to search for trivial commands like how to shut down the PC, on the web.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 2,627
    win8.1.1 enterprise

    hello, for the shutdown i added shutdown to the desktop right click context menu .happy computing
    see here
    Shut Down - Add to Desktop Context Menu in Windows 8
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    The Tutorials here are pretty good.

    Windows 8 Tutorials
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    Posts : 9
    Windows 8

    Thanks both, I'll look into those.
    I found a hybrid shutdown button shortcut which is cool. I've put it where the start button was in seven. It's neat and fast.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

eight first glance

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
New Glance Screen update for Windows Phone
Windows 8 News

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook