Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums


Configure The Windows 8 "To Work" Options

  1. #1


    Sunnyvale, CA USA
    Posts : 283
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center (64-bit)

    Configure The Windows 8 "To Work" Options


    I would like to recommend an excellent book on installing, setting up, and tweaking Windows 8 from the point of view of the power user.

    The title is 'Configure The Windows 8 "To Work" Options' by Noel Carboni of ProDigital Software.

    Configure The Windows 8 "To Work" Options by Noel Carboni, ProDigital Software

    Price is $4.99.

    I have gone through it page by page and item by item. I knew quite a few of the things discussed, but I still learned quite a bit.

    I'll attach screenshots of the chapter pages.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Clipboard-2.png   Clipboard-1.png  

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Thanks Jim:

    I'll get a copy of the book.

    Checked your other links too. Cyber crimes!

    FYI here's a link to Infragard. https://www.infragard.net/

    Needless to say the illicit activity is monumental and getting bigger and worse.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Configure The Windows 8 "To Work" Options
Related Threads
i installed a video converter sometime ago named "wondershare" video converter & I recently noticed in "internet options" under the "security" tab when i select "trusted sites", a website is listed that I have never entered & allowed. I remove the website and when i apply the changes then close the...
Hi all, So I'm kind of stuck.. I currently have the problem where I am in an endless cycle of "loading files" -> "Windows Boot Manager" (see: How To Boot Into Safe Mode On Windows 8 (The Easy Way)). I have tried to load all of the options -- and none successfully load. I also end up at...
How to Add or Remove "System cooling policy" in Power Options in Windows The System cooling policy power option allows you to specify the cooling mode you want to use for your system. Active = Increase fan speed to cool first, and only slow the processor to cool as a last resort. Passive...
So I restored my system because I had no other choice from it not booting before and it was working for a day, then when I restarted it said 'installing XX / 93 updates' so I let that run, and when It finally finished, it restarted said 'configuring windows updates XX% complete...' and then it...
How to Add or Remove "Console lock display off timeout" in Power Options in Windows 8 and 8.1 Console lock display off timeout is the amount of minutes Windows will wait idle with no activity while on the lock screen before timing out and automatically turning off the display. This...
Hi there I know we have some Market traders here If you've ever looked at OPTIONS trading but been put off because of the cost ( 1 contract = 100 shares) the CBOE from today is starting to offer "Mini Option" contracts --these are for multiples of 10 Shares. This makes it easier for those...
Read more at: "A sort of PC": how Windows 8 will invade tablets (and why it might work)
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook