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    Apps Aren't Starting

    Sorry to take so long to reply, but I went through most of the suggestions on that list but still have the same issues. I have a thought... I have an fairly small SSD as my OS drive, so to keep it from filling up (since I'm used to having terabytes of space prior to when I finally went to an...
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    Apps Aren't Starting

    I get the error pictured in my first post when I open via search. But I get this error when I select them directly... Also note, regular programs open fine. Only having issues with Start Screen Apps. For example, I can't open Check For Windows Updates overlay Start Screen App, yet I can...
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    Apps Aren't Starting

    Hi everybody! When I try to use any Apps by searching for them in the Start Screen, I receive the following error. What is the resolution to fix this?
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    How do I find out what version of Win 8 to install?

    Excellent advice! Thank you. Where do I find a Windows 8.1 (core) generic product key? ...What is that?
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    How do I find out what version of Win 8 to install?

    Hi everybody! I have a laptop with a bad hard drive. So I'm putting a new SSD in it. But as we all know, they don't put a Windows sticker with OS version and product key anymore. How can I find out what version of Windows 8 or 8.1 to install? How can I find the Windows 8/8.1 product key...
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    Solved Need MoBo that is x16/x8/x8

    Thanks Berton! That was a good read. I'm going with this board, I believe it has all the specs that I require: ASRock Z77 Extreme11 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard - Newegg.com Thanks for your help. Always appreciated!!
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    Solved Need MoBo that is x16/x8/x8

    Hi Everybody! I'm looking for a LGA-1155 motherboard that has three PCI-E slots with one being a x16, anothe an x8 & another an x8. Anyone know who manufactures a board like that?
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    Solved Computer Keeps Booting Into SysPrep

    Kari you're my hero! Resolved! That fixed it!! Users like you are why EightForums is the best Windows forum out there! Thank you very much!
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    Solved Computer Keeps Booting Into SysPrep

    Hi Kari Found the solution to my second self created issue in Option Three here: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- How to Start Windows 7 in Safe Mode Safe Mode - Windows 7 Help Forums bcdedit /deletevalue {identifier} safeboot...
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    Solved Computer Keeps Booting Into SysPrep

    Thank you for the help, and educating me. But while I was waiting for a response, I tried something else and now I have a new problem. In System Configuration (msconfig), I set the Boot option to Safe Boot and now when I boot up I get the error "Windows cannot complete installation in Safe...
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    Solved Computer Keeps Booting Into SysPrep

    Hi Everybody! My laptop was infected. So I used Malwarbytes and Hitman Pro to remove the infections. Then I updated it from Windows 8 to Win 8.1. After the upgrade finish, it rebooted and now only boots into SysPrep. I can't even boot into Safe Mode, I get an "installation needs to finish"...
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    Solved Can I set computer to run First TIme Boot again?

    genet excellent response! Just what I was looking for! Thank you!! :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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    Solved Can I set computer to run First TIme Boot again?

    Hi everybody! I build computers for people. And after I install Windows 8.1 I want to install the drivers and set it to run first time boot again so my customers can customize it. Is that possible? I could do it on XP.
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    Solved Hot corners not working on my touchscreen... Why?

    Touch screen works, and drivers are all installed. I think you found the problem though... The dang bezel. I never thought that would be an issue. Oh well, guess I'm going back to Win 7. Thanks for your help Coke and dirty. Solved: Pre-Windows 8 AIO bezel rises over edge of touchscreen. Be...
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    Solved Hot corners not working on my touchscreen... Why?

    It's odd... None of the gestures seem to work. I checked the articles you recommend, and it doesn't say anything about activating gestures. When I go to the Pen and Touch settings, under actions, there are only two options; Double-tap and Press and hold. It seems there should be something for...
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    Solved Hot corners not working on my touchscreen... Why?

    I have an older HP TouchSmart All-In-One touchscreen desktop computer. Decided to put Windows 8 on it this week because it's supposed to be cool with touch screens. Question: Why can't I use the hot corners with my finger? Is there a way to make this touchscreen desktop to work like a Win 8...