Windows 8.1 Preview

Running Windows 8.1 Preview? Get the latest Patch Tuesday fixes right now

Running Windows 8.1 Preview? Get the latest Patch Tuesday fixes right now

We’re big fans of Windows 8.1 Preview and highly recommend doing a “clean install”, if you can spare the time and effort. Indeed, personally speaking I’m running it on four devices: Acer R7, Surface Pro, Dell XPS One 27, Acer W3 and Samsung ATIV 500T. Wait, that’s five devices…. Anywho, if you are running next-generation OS from Microsoft, which will RTM in August, you’ll want to force...

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Updates for Windows 8.1 Preview fix app crashes, improve compatibility and more

Updates for Windows 8.1 Preview fix app crashes, improve compatibility and more

If you’re running the preview of Windows 8.1 on a machine you’re well aware of the fact that this is basically beta software. And with that said, you’ve probably encounter a few problems here and there. That’s why Microsoft supplies somewhat fast and frequent updates for Windows 8.1 during this period. There’s one important and four recommended updates you might want to install. Hit up...

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How do the Charms work with multiple apps running on Windows 8.1? Here’s how.

How do the Charms work with multiple apps running on Windows 8.1? Here’s how.

While we use this weekend to recover from the whirlwind that is //BUILD/, there is still plenty of news to discuss from the past week. A preview of Windows 8.1 was released to everyone in attendance at Build and to anyone willing to try it out around the globe. Microsoft stressed that Windows 8.1 is just Windows 8, but refined. And in the short few days we’ve been playing we’re going to...

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