One of my drive locked last night. I installed Windows8 on another drive and ran this on Command Prompt (Admin mode)
DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth
DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth
The computer did a drive scan restarting couple of times on its own... the locked...
The closest you can get to that concept is by installing a classic windows start menu and Metro StartMenuModifier. With this set up it displays Metro full screen with the bottom toolbar revealed.
You can also get part of the Metro menu to display in a single row above the toolbar on the...
You should also be able to find your motherboard make and model from System Info.
Type msinfo32.exe in Run.....under System Summary check System Manufacturer and System Model.
With that information you can find out more detailed specs from the manufacturer website ...or just search in google.
I just figured another thing.....when in Sleep mode the Uptime in TaskManager keeps going on and on.
The difference between Sleep and Hibernate and FastStartup is
- Sleep saves the information in RAM so the system is partially powered to keep it alive.
- In Hibernate mode the information is...
Some get suspended and some exit completely
For example Chrome and PC settings remain suspended but Photos app closed
Tried to configure in Task Manager to close the Start Menu after logon but for some reason it does not
Kill this file wwahost.exe and all apps will close and return to desktop :dinesh:
create a .bat file pasting either of two codes below in Notepad and saving as .bat. Create a desktop shortcut and give a keyboard shortcut (for example I have given F2 so I can kill them all with one click)...
Before you refresh Syncing the setting in PC Settings may also help restore most of the settings.
You need to signin with a Microsoft account to enable it.
To go to PC Settings press Win key + i and click on Change PC Settings at right bottom corner
I found ex7forW8 to be quite good and clean. It requires the Win7 installation CD to extract some files but once installed it completely disables the Start Menu and Apps Menu and Hot corners. There is no way to make both function simultaneously but you can switch to the Metro UI easily and...