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Im going to start the Club list up.

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got win 8 reinstalling for the 100th time this year tongue.gif
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A couple tips that might help first time users:

On Win7 we'd click Start>Programs>(Application)
On Win8 you can right-click the Start screen and select "All Apps" at the bottom right


On Win7 we'd click Start>Control Panel or Start>Settings>Control Panel
On Win8 move your mouse to the top right of your screen to bring up the menu, then click Settings. (Control Panel, Personalization, volume, power, etc. can be found here)
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Originally Posted by 4ofus View Post

A couple tips that might help first time users:
On Win7 we'd click Start>Programs>(Application)
On Win8 you can right-click the Start screen and select "All Apps" at the bottom right
On Win7 we'd click Start>Control Panel or Start>Settings>Control Panel
On Win8 move your mouse to the top right of your screen to bring up the menu, then click Settings. (Control Panel, Personalization, volume, power, etc. can be found here)

Good tips!

Thanks for that, Really good simple way of putting it smile.gif
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I'm in, been using Windows 8 since CM up to RP and I am in the Technet group so I have the full version now.

I have really enjoyed Windows 8 so far. Still getting used to it and getting it personalized but it has been a good experience so far. I like the Shut Down shortcut tip in the beginning and will try that tonight. I also found out really after some research that the Metro screen will only be on one monitor for multiple monitor users. I have not read through this whole thread yet so if this has been brought up forgive me for beating the topic. Anyways has there been a work around found or is this how it is to be? Personally I guess I don't mind so much but when I make something active on the desktop the Metro interface goes to the background. So basically I cannot switch between apps, files, whatever, very fluidly. I also noticed there are really not that many apps to choose from in the store. I do understand however this will change and that it is still a young process.

Has anyone linked there new Windows phones with there Windows 8 based PC's yet? If so what is the experience like so far?

I would also like to add I like the way the dual booting process was handled, very streamline!
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Originally Posted by newbrevolution View Post

I'm in, been using
Has anyone linked there new Windows phones with there Windows 8 based PC's yet? If so what is the experience like so far?
I would also like to add I like the way the dual booting process was handled, very streamline!

I've found with my phone it transfers photos and music alot easier than before and the drivers are better as it doesnt keep dropping my phone when I change settings on either end of the device.

Both added.
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Meh, I'm in tongue.gif

Tip:
Windows + prntscrn = Automatically take a screenshot and save it in your picutres library without having to paste it into paint and save it (one of the "problems") from the review linked in the OP thumb.gif
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