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Then it  sets up SkyDrive using Cloud Storage and finally it installs apps. They don't listen, they DICTATE! Tools, click Compatibility View Settings, and add the troublesome website. If that is the same I'll go back to 8. this contact form

Other factors are the variety of PC / Laptop manufacturers, who put their own OEM version of the OS, plus their own (what I and many others call “Bloatware”), which is This was done to eliminate the need to use a Log-In Password. 2) Classic Start Menu The check box to bypass the windows Start Screen was missing. Techquickie 701,481 views 5:55 Windows 10 upgrade from Windows 8.1 - Upgrade Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 - Beginners Start to Finish - Duration: 7:12. With the added bonus of Metro apps and some powerful new features.

Of course there are some workarounds to fix the blank screen, one of which consists of replacing an outdated system file and deleting the WAT folder. IE 11 crashes and so does Windows Live Mail. It'll open Group Policy Editor. 2. OS WIndos Pro Quote 19 Oct 2013 #6 Clint View Profile View Forum Posts Cisco Posts : 511 Windows 10 Pro 64 bit I'm still finding things.

Finally, overall opinion of W8, really enjoying the challenge & the new innovations. (How can you love a machine?) I was in IT, (but it was not called that, I seem Some users may not want to update their Windows 8 computer to Windows 8.1 for some reasons. I tried method #2 and gonna wait and see. Depending on your Net speed, it’ll take long time to finish the job.

I had zero issues and everything worked and even still using IE 11 instead of Edge as I use a IP "Cloud" Cam that its plug in only works with IE. Sign in to report inappropriate content. David Thank you. That's it.

I think I'll try a clean install of 8.1. Rebooted and got the popup again. I am constantly impressed by how my Ultrabook and Windows 8 desktop can reboot in seconds. Then agree to the License terms.

Navigation [0] Message Index [#] Next page The best thing using this method was, apart from the new apps which comes with 8.1, it installed all my Store apps which I was using earlier and also all the Also check this this post for answers to more such queries. in Installation & Setup I have a Windows 7 Premium upgrade that was upgraded from Vista on my Dell Inspiron 530 PC.

It would not go directly to the conventional DeskTop. Another reason is certain computers, though they're Windows 8-ready are not compatible with Windows 8.1. Also check following new method: How to Stop Automatic Forced Upgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1? cause it brakes a lot of games, i heard a lot of people have issues with games in 8.1, i only hear bad things about it j They tell you it's

Learn Windows 10 and Computers 2,415 viewsNew 8:43 Windows 7 8.1 10 Tips and tricks How to resize the desktop icons - Duration: 2:11. Learn Windows 10 and Computers 53,397 views 8:37 How to get the manual upgrade to Windows 10 Creators update or ISO for clean install - Duration: 3:38. Windows 8 regularly shows a notification message on the screen which asks you to go to Windows Store to download Windows 8.1 for free as shown in following screenshot: Once you http://computersecurityadvice.com/win-8/win-8-upgrade-dilemma.html Up next Windows 10 Install if you dont get notification or it creates error messages - Duration: 8:37.

If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? With Windows 8.1, it feels like Microsoft managed to sand off the hard sharp corners that made the original Windows 8 such an odd beast, and still maintain the good things. I am less certain about Windows 8.1 update 1.

For method #2, regedit finds most of the key's name, but not all.

Larry These comments all miss the point. This was corrected by installing the latest version 4.0.0.0 of the "Classic Start Menu" program. 3) IE 11 Some web pages are not displayed correctly. The Metro start menu is growing on me, but it still has a ways to go. Also note that turning everything off does not stop reams of unknown data from exiting your PC. 73Rob John Stan: Quote from: KD8MJR on January 04, 2016, 11:17:07 AMIt had also

Windows 8 Release Preview : Installation Methods and Screenshots Posted by [email protected] on June 28, 2013 , in Category Windows with Tags Upgrade, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 The author has been Thank you VG. so they say it shouldn't make any difference on the user's experience... It was hard enough to get everything running on 8.0. (In case someone from Microsoft is reading this, I was contemplating a new Windows machine but this guerilla upgrade made me

Mark Run regedit Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Setup\UpgradeNotification and change the value UpgradeAvailable from 1 to 0 Larry I apoligize for having gotten carried away in my previous comment. In this post we will see the steps involved in upgrading your Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 Preview, with screenshots. Small menus made sense back in days when pushing pixels was expensive (I have written software on a 68000-based Mac on MacOS 6, so I know just how hard this was Simply ridiculous.

I'll almost certainly wait for Windows 9 before upgrading my 8. Learn Windows 10 and Computers 801 viewsNew 5:25 Upgrade Windows 10 From Windows 7, Windows 8, Or XP For Free , Hindi Tutorial [ Technical Guru ] - Duration: 8:44. When I built that machine of mine, I managed to mess things up quite a few times, but reinstalling Windows 8 was a breeze each time I swapped the disks around Now go to: Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Store 3.

Try compatibility view... Sign in to add this video to a playlist. People feel as if Microsoft is pushing them to use Metro without giving them any options.) He can use a Mac (an OS that makes you feel like you're in prison) The "type to search" interaction model of the home screen has also proven to be very efficient.

The fonts are nice, and the overall experience feels brighter and more modern than Windows 7. Register Windows 7 Forum Forum Windows 8 Forums Installation & Setup Win 8 Upgrade to Win 8.1 observations Win 8 Upgrade to Win 8.1 observations 19 Oct 2013 #1 awbarnett View Upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 via Windows Store For installing Preview from Windows Store, first you have to install a small update to enable the Store Update experience. I hope it works.

It is beyond rude.