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Windows 8.1 smart search options

  1. #11


    Posts : 2,191
    Windows 8.1


    Hold on a second! When I access the Win key + W method, I get the same results as you; however, when I access it via the start screen it gives one the options you are looking for:

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  2. #12


    Posts : 2,191
    Windows 8.1


    Here's the solution (now that I fully understand the issue)! Use Win key + Q:

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    Hope you are satisfied that this solves your issue. Good luck.
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  3. #13


    Posts : 12
    Win 8


    Quote Originally Posted by my2cents View Post
    Here's the solution (now that I fully understand the issue)! Use Win key + Q:

    Hope you are satisfied that this solves your issue. Good luck.
    That's what I was looking for! Thank you very much!
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  4. #14


    Posts : 2,191
    Windows 8.1


    Hi upf,

    Glad you got it working and thank you for that acknowledgement too!

    my2cents
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