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Switching between Desktop and Metro interfaces on a laptop

  1. #1


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    Windows 8.1

    Switching between Desktop and Metro interfaces on a laptop


    I have an Asus N550JV touchscreen laptop that I use primarily as a desktop replacement with my external monitors. I have set everything up to use the desktop interface and desktop versions of all apps where possible. Today I decided to take the laptop out and am now using the touchscreen. I am looking for a way to have the interface automatically switch to a Metro interface for everything once it recognizes that I am using the touchscreen for a bit. Is there any way to set up this behavior?

    Thanks.

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  2. #2


    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    Not that I am aware of. Not easily or automatically, if that's what your wondering.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Switching between Desktop and Metro interfaces on a laptop
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