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Windows 8 Tips [Part 3]


Windows 8 is a new OS and people are not familiar to it. This article series will help you to get familiarized with the OS.

Create a picture password

Using a picture password is a fun way keep your device secure while not having to remember a complex password. To enable it, press the Windows key + I to get to the settings charm. Click “Change PC settings” at the bottom right, and go to the Users tab. Under “Sign-in options” will be the “Create a picture password” button. This will give you the option to choose any picture, and then define three gestures anywhere on the image. Your gestures can be circles, swipes and clicks. Continue reading

Best 5 Computer Maintenance Tips

The reason consumers replace their computers in a short period of time – is slow performance and system negligence by the user.

If you’ve noticed a decline in your PC’s performance, and you are using your computer for about the same amount of time and for the same tasks that you did when you purchased it, there are simple and free procedures to try before you head out for a replacement.

Here is a five-step procedure to make desktop good with no tools required. After the initial tune-up, plan on doing this maintenance routine about every three months if you are the average home computer user, more frequently if your computer is used all day throughout the week, and less if it is used only once or twice a week.

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Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows 8


     With Windows 8 and Windows RT, you can use the keyboard shortcuts you’re already using, and you’ll find new ones too. For example, the easiest way to search on the Start screen is to simply start typing. Not on the Start screen? Press the Windows logo key‌windows_vista_logo  and you can quickly switch between Start and the app you’re in. Continue reading