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No Finger Flix, No auto keyboard in desktop mode, missing gestures

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    No Finger Flicks, No auto keyboard in desktop mode, missing gestures


    Am I the only one with the following issues in Windows 8 Consumer Preview:

    1) Finger flix do not work ony pen flicks. This is a shame because the flicks were very useful in windows 7 and I used the flicks way more than press and hold or hold and tap to access right click menu.

    2) Hold and tap does not work to access right click menu. WHY?

    3) 5 Finger tap does not pull up the on screen keyboard. WHY?

    4) Tapping a text box in desktop mode does not bring up the keyboard or give you the keyboard pop up button. These options are no longer available in the keyboard settings. WHY?

    The fact that microsoft removed touch functionality in a touch focused OS seems nuts, any ideas why?
    Last edited by arctelix; 04 May 2012 at 01:51.

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