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Here is some help to get started

  1. #1


    Germany/Florida
    Posts : 4,515
    Vista and Win7

    Here is some help to get started


    So, you've installed the Windows 8 Developer Preview and you're feeling a bit disoriented? You've got company. And you've come to the right place.

    Windows 8 introduces some fundamental changes to the way familiar actions work, and the demos Microsoft has been offered are typically geared toward showing off new touchscreen devices. If you're like most people, you're trying Windows 8 on a conventional PC equipped with a keyboard and mouse.

    On the next few pages, I've assembled a collection of shortcuts and tips to help you navigate the "reimagined" Windows 8 interface. In every case, you can accomplish the same results using a keyboard and mouse as you can with touch, but the optimal technique isnít always obvious until you learn it.
    More...Windows 8 shortcuts and secrets (Developer Preview edition) | ZDNet

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  2. #2


    USA, Idaho
    Posts : 1,062
    Win 8, (VM win7, XP, Vista)


    Thanks whs, boot marked. It is always good to have a reference to go to...:dance:
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  3. #3


    Posts : 520
    Windows 8, x64, DP8102 - Win7 Ultimate x64, Dual Boot


    Thanks, whs! I got that today in my email (now setup on Win 8 DP 8102.109 on Outlook 2010 SP1. )

    I haven't had a chance to look at it yet but I will soon.
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