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How to defrag Windows 7 - PC Advisor

How to defrag Windows 7 - PC Advisor | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
“How to defrag Windows 7 PC Advisor If it has a hard drive your Windows 8 PC, laptop or tablet will defrag itself by default every week, thanks to the scheduled task: Optimize Drives.”
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Windows 8 Threshold Could Bring Back Full Start Menu Experience [Rumor] - Ubergizmo

Windows 8 Threshold Could Bring Back Full Start Menu Experience [Rumor] - Ubergizmo | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
“Ubergizmo Windows 8 Threshold Could Bring Back Full Start Menu Experience [Rumor] Ubergizmo When Microsoft first introduced Windows 8, it thought it could do away with the beloved “Start” button, which apparently they were wrong as Windows...”
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What's blocking my file downloads in Windows 8? - The Guardian

What's blocking my file downloads in Windows 8? - The Guardian | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
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What's blocking my file downloads in Windows 8?
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If you think you might have made a mess of IE10's settings in Windows 8, you can always re-set them to the defaults by following Microsoft's instructions.
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Windows 8.1 won't rescue PC market this year, IDC says - PCWorld

Windows 8.1 won't rescue PC market this year, IDC says - PCWorld | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Windows 8.1 won't rescue PC market this year, IDC says
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Microsoft's Windows 8 has also been blamed by analysts as one of the reasons for the decline in the PC market.
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New stats show Windows 8 usage up sharply as XP usage plummets - ZDNet (blog)

New stats show Windows 8 usage up sharply as XP usage plummets - ZDNet (blog) | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
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New stats show Windows 8 usage up sharply as XP usage plummets
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Summary: The latest monthly NetMarketShare reports contain a few eyebrow-raising numbers.
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There are Now Over 110 Million Windows 8 Users - Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

There are Now Over 110 Million Windows 8 Users - Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows There are Now Over 110 Million Windows 8 Users Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows Confounding past usage share reports and general perceptions, Microsoft's supposedly beleaguered Windows 8 did the unexpected...
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Windows 8 Finally Passes OS X In Market Share - Cult of Mac

Windows 8 Finally Passes OS X In Market Share - Cult of Mac | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Windows 8 Finally Passes OS X In Market Share Cult of Mac If you asked any Apple fan what they thought of Windows 8, they'd probably laugh and say it was a total dud, the perfect example on why Microsoft is just too hopeless to survive in the...
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Investigate problems when they occur with Windows 8's Reliability Monitor - TechRepublic (blog)

Investigate problems when they occur with Windows 8's Reliability Monitor - TechRepublic (blog) | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Investigate problems when they occur with Windows 8's Reliability Monitor TechRepublic (blog) In this edition of the Windows Desktop Report, I'll provide you with an overview of the Windows 8 Reliability Monitor and show you how to use it to...
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Windows 8 Gains Ground, Scurries Past Mac OS X in Market Share ...

Windows 8 Gains Ground, Scurries Past Mac OS X in Market Share ... | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Windows 8 market share leapfrogs last three versions of Mac OS X combined.
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Lumia tablets? Surface phablets? Microsoft's tricky new post-Nokia positioning ... - ZDNet

Lumia tablets? Surface phablets? Microsoft's tricky new post-Nokia positioning ... - ZDNet | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
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Windows Phone 8 updates apparently revealed by phone bought on Craigslist - CNET

Windows Phone 8 updates apparently revealed by phone bought on Craigslist - CNET | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
CNET UK Windows Phone 8 updates apparently revealed by phone bought on Craigslist CNET Someone by the screen name of xs2K claims, in a post on the Windows Phone Central site, to have purchased a phone off Craigslist that's running an...
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Windows 8 Banned by Benchmarking Sites – All Windows 8 Benches Disqualified - WCCFtech

Windows 8 Banned by Benchmarking Sites – All Windows 8 Benches Disqualified - WCCFtech | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Windows 8 Banned by Benchmarking Sites – All Windows 8 Benches Disqualified
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From Day One, Microsoft Windows 8 did not appeal to me.
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German agency warns Windows 8 PCs vulnerable to cyberthreats - NBCNews.com

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German agency warns Windows 8 PCs vulnerable to cyberthreats
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How to create a bootable Windows 8.1 USB flash drive so you can install ... - PC Advisor

How to create a bootable Windows 8.1 USB flash drive so you can install ... - PC Advisor | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
“How to create a bootable Windows 8.1 USB flash drive so you can install ...”
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Windows 8.1, Windows Phone, NFC, Bluetooth and help in building connected ... - Microsoft - Channel 9 (blog)

Windows 8.1, Windows Phone, NFC, Bluetooth and help in building connected ... - Microsoft - Channel 9 (blog) | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
“Windows 8.1, Windows Phone, NFC, Bluetooth and help in building connected ... Microsoft - Channel 9 (blog) Today's project from Joost van Schaik is a Hardware Friday, a Mobile Monday and Windows Wednesday project all wrapped up in one post.”
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Windows 8 Picture Passwords Easily Cracked - InformationWeek

Windows 8 Picture Passwords Easily Cracked - InformationWeek | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Windows 8 Picture Passwords Easily Cracked InformationWeek Microsoft Windows 8 offers gesture-based passwords, in addition to traditional text-based passwords, in the hope that tracing a pattern on a familiar photograph is "secure but also a lot of...
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Adobe talks about the security features with Flash and Windows 8/IE10 - Neowin

Adobe talks about the security features with Flash and Windows 8/IE10 - Neowin | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
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Adobe talks about the security features with Flash and Windows 8/IE10
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When Microsoft developed the Modern version of Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 8, it also decided to do away with support for third party plug-ins.
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10 Windows 8 mistakes corrected in Windows 8.1 - PC Authority

10 Windows 8 mistakes corrected in Windows 8.1 - PC Authority | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
10 Windows 8 mistakes corrected in Windows 8.1
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The fact most PC manufacturers had to create their own Windows 8 user guides speaks volumes about how badly Microsoft misjudged the intuitiveness of its new-look OS.
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Windows 8.1 release date, new features and price - PC Advisor

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"It's very exciting to be delivering Windows 8.1 to consumers just before Windows 8 celebrates its 1-year anniversary." it said.
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How to turn on Windows Defender in Windows 8 (and XP, Vista and 7) - PC Advisor

How to turn on Windows Defender in Windows 8 (and XP, Vista and 7) - PC Advisor | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
How to turn on Windows Defender in Windows 8 (and XP, Vista and 7)
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Microsoft acknowledged the growing threat of spyware with the launch of Windows Defender a few years ago. It's available for Windows XP through to Windows 7.
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Surface Pro 2 Details Emerge - Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

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A Neowin post this morning details a few of the features in the next generation Surface Pro, which Microsoft will indeed call Surface Pro 2.
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Lenovo exec: there's no longer a need for Windows RT - Engadget

Lenovo exec: there's no longer a need for Windows RT - Engadget | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
Ubergizmo Lenovo exec: there's no longer a need for Windows RT Engadget To us, at least, it seems like it's not too far away from them saying that we won't see a follow-up to last year's RT-running Yoga 11, but we'll check with our Magic 8 ball...
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Coming Soon: The Next Wave of Windows 8 Hybrids - TIME

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Coming Soon: The Next Wave of Windows 8 Hybrids
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Nearly a year after Windows 8′s debut, it's still hard to find hardware that makes a great match for Microsoft's dual-headed operating system.
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How to Change The Connection Priority in Windows 8.1, Windows 8 or Windows 7 - LAPTOP Magazine (blog)

How to Change The Connection Priority in Windows 8.1, Windows 8 or Windows 7 - LAPTOP Magazine (blog) | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
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It happens all the time.
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Microsoft Courts Schools With Bing, Surface RT Promotions - InformationWeek

Microsoft Courts Schools With Bing, Surface RT Promotions - InformationWeek | Windows 8! | Scoop.it
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Microsoft is also likely to benefit if more students use Windows RT devices in the classroom.
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