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Windows 8.1 users: It's time to move to Windows 8.1 Update

  1. #31


    Posts : 132
    Windows 8.1 Pro WMC


    Strange, I uncheck the go to desktop instead start, apply, OK, restart and my system comes up with the start screen. I do not have a touch screen although I did once have a touchpad installed.

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  2. #32


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by alkaufmann View Post
    Strange, I uncheck the go to desktop instead start, apply, OK, restart and my system comes up with the start screen. I do not have a touch screen although I did once have a touchpad installed.
    That's what it should do if unchecked.

    Desktop or Start - When Sign in or Close apps in Windows 8
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  3. #33


    Posts : 529
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    it worked took some playing around with but it worked but one thing i notes is it loads quicker to the desktop so maybe i just leave it like that, and hit the windows button on the KYB.
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  4. #34


    Posts : 11
    win8.1.1


    I went back to 8.1.0 (system restore)
    lost network acces to my nas with 8.1.1
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  5. #35


    Posts : 132
    Windows 8.1 Pro WMC


    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by alkaufmann View Post
    Strange, I uncheck the go to desktop instead start, apply, OK, restart and my system comes up with the start screen. I do not have a touch screen although I did once have a touchpad installed.
    That's what it should do if unchecked.

    Desktop or Start - When Sign in or Close apps in Windows 8
    I thought that is what I said. :-)
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  6. #36


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by alkaufmann View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by alkaufmann View Post
    Strange, I uncheck the go to desktop instead start, apply, OK, restart and my system comes up with the start screen. I do not have a touch screen although I did once have a touchpad installed.
    That's what it should do if unchecked.

    Desktop or Start - When Sign in or Close apps in Windows 8
    I thought that is what I said. :-)
    It seemed like you were surprised, and I just wanted to confirm.
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