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How to Kill / Close Metro Apps using Windows 8 Task Manager

Suspended Apps in Windows 8 task Manager

Starting with Windows 8 and the brand new Metro Apps concept whenever you switch between apps, they get into a new mode called as Suspended Mode , which makes sure the apps are not consuming CPU and Memory i.e. not getting your Windows 8 Experience Slow. Because of this new state, exiting or closing apps becomes difficult unless you have ...

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Windows 8 Features as seen at #bldwin

Windows 8 Start Screen / Desktop

Windows 8 was live previewed at the Build Event and below is a list of features which you will love to know but before that here is my view and just my view. Windows 8 is the first step towards a unified user interface for all users who love and will use Windows. This is not just another desktop OS getting released ...

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MSDN Declares Windows 8 Team : App Store confirmed

MSDN Windows 8 Blog has just shared Windows 8 Team which will be working on different section of Windows 8 and guess what is on top list, App Store and with this not only it will be easier for users to get the software on their Windows but I hope things will me bit more secure than before.

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Windows 8 to have built-in PDF Reader

Minimalistic design and Appx based Built-in PDF reader coming with Windows 7

We have been hearing about news related to upcoming Windows 8. Here is the news – Windows 8 will have a Built-in PDF Reader, named as Modern Reader, this is great news for sure. Having a PDF Reader of its own is probably a feature every Windows user has been dreaming for long. Paul Thurrott revealed this in his post ...

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Windows 8 to have inbuilt Sync to Web

Windows 8 Sync

It seems Microsoft will finally add Sync feature as one of the core features of Windows 8 which as a start should sync to Windows Live Account but I am hoping that Windows will have some kind of Add-on support which will help us to sync to Popular services like DropBox which will make more sense. Via Within Windows  

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Windows 8 : One Click Copy and Move to Folder

Windows 8 Copy to and Move to

Looking more closely to the screenshots posted by Within Windows,  Another very interesting thing can be seen. Windows Explorer will have one click copy to and move to button in the Ribbon UI which was one of number one requested feature. Not only that but it will also list down the recently accessed folder for Move to. Not sure why.

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Windows 8 to get Office Ribbon UI

Windows 8 Ribbion UI

This was expected. Next version of Windows seems to be getting a menu revamp and being replaced by Microsoft Office Ribbon UI interface as seen in the screenshots posted by WithinWindows. Looking at the screenshots, it looks a bit ugly as the icons are pretty big and buttons too large but I am hoping this will change. Also an API should come up letting apps ...

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Why Steve Ballmer did not show anything of Windows Next Version in CES 2011

Ballmer Steve

Twitter and Facebook Feed and everybody watching Steve Ballmer flooded complaints that Microsoft did not showcase anything about next version of Windows in CES 2011, also popularly coined as Windows 8 by many. I had watched the live feed myself and there are a couple of reasons I want to put down : This could be defensive move. Showcasing something ...

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Download Windows 8 Wallpaper ( UnOfficial )

Windows 8 3D

Windows 8 will come in 2012 according to Balmer but Wallpaper creators have already started showing their talents to come up with predictable looks. Below are set of Windows 8 Wallpaper which you can download for free. Remember they are not the official wallpaper and most of them are imaginations of respective artists. Windows 8 3D wallpaper Download ( Its ...

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