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Does Windows 8 (not 8.1) Have Win + X Shortcut

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    Does Windows 8 (not 8.1) Have Win + X Shortcut


    I'm trying to make a small little guide, and was wondering if Windows 8 (again, not 8.1) has the option to press Windows logo key + x to open the quick link menu that includes control panel. Thanks for any help!

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    Quote Originally Posted by teetar View Post
    I'm trying to make a small little guide, and was wondering if Windows 8 (again, not 8.1) has the option to press Windows logo key + x to open the quick link menu that includes control panel. Thanks for any help!
    Hello, teetar. Welcome to Windows Eight Forums.

    Yes. It works in both 8 and 8.1 It's actually called the Advanced Context Menu.

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Does Windows 8 (not 8.1) Have Win + X Shortcut
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