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    Desktop - Restore Missing Tile on Windows 8 Start Screen
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    How to Restore Missing "Desktop" Tile on Start and Apps Screen in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to restore the default Desktop app tile on the Start and Apps screen if missing in Windows 8 and 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 35 Views 225,469 Last Activity: 26 Aug 2016
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    On-Screen Keyboard - Turn On or Off in Windows 8
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    How to Turn On or Off the On-Screen Keyboard in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you various ways for how to turn on and off the On-Screen Keyboard (OSK) for your account in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 1 Views 191,984 Last Activity: 13 Aug 2016
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    Windows 10 - Test & Try with No Risk, No Install
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    How to test Windows 10 on your real hardware using a pre-installed VHD and Native Boot



    This tutorial will show how you can download a pre-installed free 90 day trial Windows 10 Virtual Hard Disk and use it in Native / Dual boot to test Windows 10. No installation, virtualization, no risk. Simply delete the VHD when done.
    Author: Kari Comments 3 Views 3,220 Last Activity: 10 Aug 2016
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    BitLocker Recovery - Unlock a Drive in Windows 8
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    How to Unlock a Drive using BitLocker Recovery in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to use BitLocker recovery to unlock an encrypted OS drive, fixed data drive, and removable data drive in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 20 Views 213,424 Last Activity: 02 Aug 2016
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    Log On User Account Automatically at Windows 8 Startup
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    How to Automatically Sign in to User Account at Startup in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to have Windows 8 or 8.1 sign in to a local user account or Microsoft account of your choice automatically at startup without the user needing to enter a user name and password.
    Author: Brink Comments 138 Views 357,899 Last Activity: 29 Jul 2016
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    User Account Name - Change in Windows 8
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    How to Change an User Account Name in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will help show you how to change the user name of a local account and Microsoft account in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 27 Views 675,620 Last Activity: 18 Jul 2016
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    Reset Windows 8
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    How to Reset Windows 8 and Windows 8.1



    This will show you how to use a new feature in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 to reset your PC to completely start over back to default to remove all personal data, apps, and settings from the PC, and reinstall Windows.
    Author: Brink Comments 105 Views 304,152 Last Activity: 14 Jul 2016
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    BitLocker - Turn On or Off for OS Drive in Windows 8
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    How to Turn On or Off BitLocker for Windows 8 OS Drive with or without TPM



    This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off BitLocker to encrypt or decrypt the operating system drive in Windows 8 and 8.1 with or without a TPM.
    Author: Brink Comments 71 Views 310,564 Last Activity: 12 Jul 2016
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    Refresh Windows 8
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    How to Refresh Windows 8 and Windows 8.1



    This will show you how to refresh your Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 PC to restore it's original settings, while your accounts, files, personlizations settings, network settings, and Windows Store apps remain unaffected.
    Author: Brink Comments 167 Views 373,097 Last Activity: 04 Jul 2016
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    BIOS Mode - See if Windows Boot in UEFI or Legacy Mode
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    How to Check if Windows is Booted in UEFI or Legacy BIOS Mode



    This tutorial will show you how to see if your Windows is booted in UEFI or legacy BIOS mode in Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 30 Views 416,331 Last Activity: 01 Jul 2016
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    Lock Screen - Background Image - Change in Windows 8
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    How to Change Your Lock Screen Background Image in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to change the lock screen background image for your user account to be any image you would like when you lock the PC while signed in to Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 25 Views 249,406 Last Activity: 28 Jun 2016
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    Password Reset Disk - Create on USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
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    How to Create a Password Reset Disk on a USB Flash Drive in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to create a password reset disk on a USB flash drive in Windows 8 that you could use to reset the password for your user account with if forgotten.
    Author: Brink Comments 19 Views 214,302 Last Activity: 16 Jun 2016
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    Adaptive Brightness - Turn On or Off in Windows 8
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    How to Turn On or Off Adaptive Brightness in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to turn adaptive brightness on or off to have Windows 8 use a light sensor to automatically adjust the screen brightness to match the lighting conditions in your PC's surroundings.
    Author: Brink Comments 100 Views 224,704 Last Activity: 10 Jun 2016
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    Navigation Pane "Expand to Current Folder" - On or Off
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    How to Turn Navigation Pane "Expand to Current Folder" On or Off in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to turn "Automatically Expand to Current Folder" on or off in your File Explorer navigation pane in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 7 Views 36,282 Last Activity: 07 Jun 2016
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    User Account - Add a New User in Windows 8
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    How to Create and Add a New User Account in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to create and add a new Microsoft account or local account in Windows 8 and 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 3 Views 188,064 Last Activity: 23 May 2016
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    Windows.old Folder - Delete in Windows 8
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    How to Delete "Windows.old" Folder in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to delete the Windows.old folder that has been placed in the root directory of the Windows 8 drive when you do a upgrade to or a refresh of Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 117 Views 645,132 Last Activity: 22 May 2016
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