Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Canīt use app in my netbook

  1. #1

    Posts : 2
    windows 8

    Canīt use app in my netbook

    Good morningGuys

    To testW8installedon a netbookthat I have.Installationquiet,but I'mfacinga seriousproblem:

    The native resolutionof the screenof thisnetbookis1024x600, and theappmenustart asking1024x768 resolution,ieevery timeI clickon theappthe messagethat myscreen resolutionis too low andcan notuse theapp's.

    I tried tochange the look ofMetrointerfaceto theclassicmenu,usingthe methods availableon the internet andwill notin any way.

    Changingthe resolutionnative on my lcd isimpossible,someoneknows ifit is possible tochange the resolutionrequiredby theapp'sso I canuse it?

    suggestionsare welcome

    thank you

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Read this : How to enable Windows 8 Metro style apps on an older netbook - Liliputing

    I hope it works in Consumer Preview.

    PS: use spaces.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 2
    windows 8

    Thank you, now it is working.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Canīt use app in my netbook

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Win 8 on a netbook!
I have an Acer Aspire One A150 netbook that's just about 5 years old that originally came with Win XP Home installed on it. On a whim, I decided to install Win 8 on it. I'm happy to report that it runs Win 8 very well and I believe it works better with Win 8 then it ever did with XP. The...
General Support
Windows 8 Installed Twice on Netbook
My friend's sister installed Windows 8 twice, and it installed successfully both times. When I start the Netbook it gives me an option to choose between one of the two installs. I'd like to delete one of the installations but I'm not sure how to do so. Has anyone run into something like this?
Installation & Setup
Is Windows R.T. the superior NETBOOK?
I've been using Windows 8 mostly on the desktop, and it works as good (if not better) than any older version of Windows, but lately I've been using the ''metro/ modern'' apps for a change to see how life would be with a Windows RT-device, the result was a bit surprising. 22234 Half of the...
General Support
Apps not running on netbook
Hi everyone I need some help configuring some settings on my new windows 8 net book as the apps are not running due to low screen resolution. My screen resolution only goes up to 1024x1600, I have tried opening the registry and changing Display1_DownScalingSupported to 1 but, nothing changed. I...
windows 8 on netbook
hi i was just wondering if Microsoft have any plans to release updates that will make apps work on netbooks ??
General Support
Windows 8 on a netbook? Forget it!
Oh, it installs without a hitch, comes up, runs fine ... just don't try running any Metro apps because most of them won't work - the screen resolution I have is something like 1024 x 600 (fine for this device) but that's too small for most apps. The desktop is fine but virtually nothing else can be...
General Support
win 8 on my netbook
so i pulled out an old acer aspire 1 netbook that had been gathering dust and thought why not pop windows 8 on and see how it goes. prior to doing this i booted it up to see how quick or slow it was and it wasn't very impressive with xp and 2gb ram. win 8 win8 installed easily minor issue...
Performance & Maintenance

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