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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 216,015 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 226,593 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 36,930 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 189,601 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 648,418 Last Activity: 22 May 2016
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    Automatic Maintenance - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
    6 Attachment(s) Automatic Maintenance - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
    How to Enable or Disable Automatic Maintenance in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable Automatic Maintenance in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 31 Views 112,357 Last Activity: 18 May 2016
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    Local Account - Switch to in Windows 8
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    How to Switch from a Microsoft Account to a Local Account in Windows 8 and 8.1



    If you are using a Microsoft account in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, or Windows RT 8.1, then this will show you how to switch to a local account to sign in with instead.
    Author: Brink Comments 47 Views 276,980 Last Activity: 28 Apr 2016
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    Secure Sign-in with Ctrl+Alt+Delete - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
    7 Attachment(s) Secure Sign-in with Ctrl+Alt+Delete - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
    How Enable or Disable Secure Sign-in with Ctrl+Alt+Delete in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to enable to disable requiring all users to have to press Ctrl+Alt+Delete on the lock screen before signing in to Windows 8 for added security.
    Author: Brink Comments 4 Views 111,892 Last Activity: 28 Apr 2016
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    Hyper-V  Create Linux Virtual Machine in Windows 8
    59 Attachment(s) Hyper-V Create Linux Virtual Machine in Windows 8
    How to Create a Linux Hyper-V Virtual Machine in Windows 8



    This tutorial shows you how to install Linux as a guest operating systems with the Hyper-V virtualization platform included in Windows 8.
    Author: Kari Comments 17 Views 156,217 Last Activity: 27 Apr 2016
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    Jump Lists - Back Up and Restore in Windows 8
    5 Attachment(s) Jump Lists - Back Up and Restore in Windows 8
    How to Back Up and Restore Jump Lists in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to back up and restore the recent items, frequent places, and pinned items in taskbar and File Explorer Jump Lists for your user account in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 5 Views 15,945 Last Activity: 26 Apr 2016
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    Tile Notifications for Metro Apps - Clear History on Exit in Windows 8
    4 Attachment(s) Tile Notifications for Metro Apps - Clear History on Exit in Windows 8
    How to Clear Apps Live Tile Notifications on Exit in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable to clear history of tile notifications on exit for all or specified users in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 4 Views 13,114 Last Activity: 25 Apr 2016
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    Apps - Clear Personal Info from Live Tiles in Windows 8
    6 Attachment(s) Apps - Clear Personal Info from Live Tiles in Windows 8
    How to Clear App Live Tile Notification Updates on Start Screen in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to clear the current updates to remove personal information displayed on live tiles for Store apps on your Start screen in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 4 Views 33,594 Last Activity: 25 Apr 2016
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    System Repair Disc - Create in Windows 8
    17 Attachment(s) System Repair Disc - Create in Windows 8
    How to Create a "System Repair Disc" (CD/DVD) in Windows 8



    This will show you how to create a system repair disc (CD/DVD) in Windows 8 to use to boot to the system recovery options that can be used to help recover Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 93 Views 377,744 Last Activity: 20 Apr 2016
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    Power Options Menu - Add or Remove Sleep or Hibernate in Windows 8
    8 Attachment(s) Power Options Menu - Add or Remove Sleep or Hibernate in Windows 8
    How to Add or Remove "Sleep" or "Hibernate" from Power Menu in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to add or remove the Sleep or Hibernate option from all Power menus for all users in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 26 Views 223,225 Last Activity: 15 Apr 2016
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    DLNA Media Servers - Add or Remove in Windows 8 This PC
    9 Attachment(s) DLNA Media Servers - Add or Remove in Windows 8 This PC
    How to Add or Remove DLNA Media Servers from This PC in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to remove all DLNA media servers under Network locations in This PC for all users on the PC in Windows 8 and 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 5 Views 35,204 Last Activity: 14 Apr 2016
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    Windows Media Center - Add to Windows 8
    10 Attachment(s) Windows Media Center - Add to Windows 8
    How to Add "Windows Media Center" to Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to purchase and install Windows Media Center in Windows 8 since it is not preinstalled by default.
    Author: Brink Comments 28 Views 109,185 Last Activity: 07 Apr 2016
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