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I bought it and installed it on my new 3930k rig... I am not liking it right now but maybe I will get used to it.
I run eyefinity and going to the corners to do things is a pain. I am considering going back to 7 on this rig and put 8 on something else.

You know you can go to any one of the corners of any of your screens? Besides who needs corners when you have a windows key and shortcuts?

Shortcuts: Here
Edited by 32oz - 10/28/12 at 12:38am
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post #22 of 83
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If you login to your Google account, you'll have your bookmarks on both.

Yeah... I could. Or Microsoft could realize that the two shortcuts they put in place when I installed this one application, do, in fact, go to one program.
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Yeah... I could. Or Microsoft could realize that the two shortcuts they put in place when I installed this one application, do, in fact, go to one program.

Or you could just use one or the other and not worry about it.
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post #24 of 83
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Or you could just use one or the other and not worry about it.

Idk... sorry for being argumentative. But it is just conveinance to click the shortcut in whichever mode I am in. Is there a way to shortcut the desktop icon to the metro or vice versa?
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Idk... sorry for being argumentative.

Don't worry about it... smile.gif

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. Is there a way to shortcut the desktop icon to the metro or vice versa?

Not that I know of, personally I just unpinned (right click) the metro icon and use the desktop version.
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personally i love the metro interface and the overall layout for win 8 is great ( in my opinion) the only thing i want to know is, is the driver support and overall compatibility for programs any good? if yes then i will just consider getting it
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personally i love the metro interface and the overall layout for win 8 is great ( in my opinion) the only thing i want to know is, is the driver support and overall compatibility for programs any good? if yes then i will just consider getting it

Several of my drivers aren't officially supported, but they work fine with the clean install. Had a lot of issues after an attempt to go the upgrade route, mostly with games and my mouse driver/software (Razer Synapse), but all was solved with the clean install.
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post #28 of 83
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Several of my drivers aren't officially supported, but they work fine with the clean install. Had a lot of issues after an attempt to go the upgrade route, mostly with games and my mouse driver/software (Razer Synapse), but all was solved with the clean install.

Synapse has added full windows 8 drivers now on the razor site
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Currently have it installed on my laptop but not my sig rig. My university's wireless infrastructure uses CIsco access points and it seems there's a known issue with Windows 8 wireless drivers not playing nice with Cisco APs due to the forced use of 802.11w. I've temporarily downgraded to Windows 7 drivers which works around this issue.
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i like it alot, glad i made the purchase for 15 bucks, but i spent 69 from newegg for my new rig build.
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