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How to close a window and return to desktop?

  1. #31


    Posts : 308
    64-bit Windows 8


    If you're finished with a Metro app and you want to return to the Desktop, just press Win + D and you're there. The app doesn't need to be "closed" at all.

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  2. #32


    Posts : 9
    windows 8


    Manually installed the updated so I was able to upgrade to 8.1 and set the boot to desktop as the navigation tab now appears.
    Fitz
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  3. #33


    Posts : 4
    Win 8


    What about RAM? Don't we want to release it by closing apps? If not by closing, then how?
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