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Maximum PC | The Big Guide: 20 Tips and Tricks to Get The Most Out of Windows 8What do you do with a new operating system? If you’re a typical Maximum PC reader, you roll up your shirt sleeves and jump elbow-deep into every part of the OS you can get your hands on. You make manual registry tweaks to open up hidden elements of your new OS; you navigate through all of the different configuration options to see what’s changed, what’s new, and what you can personalize to your liking; you devote hours to playing around with all the different features.
Or, if you want a quick fix, you can read a guide like this.
We’ve gotten our arms full of data and dust in our attempts to unearth some of the more noteworthy features of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. And the following list of twenty awesome items represents the must-do tweaks and must-check-out, new features of Microsoft’s latest operating system.
This is but the start of our Windows 8 week festivities: Come back tomorrow and we’ll tell you about the 8 things we absolutely love in Windows 8!
- Windows 7 Ultimate Signature Edition
- System Manufacturer/Model
- Intel Core i7 Extreme 3.33GHz
- EVGA X-58 SLI Classified
- 12GB DDR3
- Graphics Card(s)
- 2x EVGA 285 2GB in SLI
- Sound Card
- Creative Labs X-Fi ExtremeGamer
- Monitor(s) Displays
- 30" Viewsonic
- Hard Drives
- 2x1TB Western Digital 7200RPM in RAID 0/1TB WD My Book External HDD
- Thermaltake 1000w supporting quad SLI
- Thermaltake Armor Full Tower
- Thermaltake V1 CPU+DIY Liquid cooling