• Why did Microsoft end support for Windows 8.1?

    Why did Microsoft end support for Windows 8.1?
    Windows 8.1 offers a more stable user experience and is an improvement over Windows 8. However, like every other Windows product, the end of support is only a matter of time.
  • How to disable Windows Search on Windows 8.1 and Windows 7

    How to disable Windows Search on Windows 8.1 and Windows 7
    Some users are not interested in the Search feature of Windows and prefer instead to use some of the utilities of other brands, such as Everything as an example.
  • Should I continue using Windows 8 or 8.1?

    Should I continue using Windows 8 or 8.1?
    All services, big and small, will end one day and Windows will be no exception. Let's find out when Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 8 and 8.1, you should use them after that
  • How to Install Windows 8.1

    How to Install Windows 8.1
    This wikiHow teaches you how to install Windows 8.1 on your PC. If you're currently using Windows 8, you'll just need to run some quick updates to get 8.1. If you just want to
  • How to turn on AHCI in Windows 8 and Windows 10 after installation

    How to turn on AHCI in Windows 8 and Windows 10 after installation
    If you want to install Windows using AHCI instead of the IDE, you usually need to turn on AHCI in the BIOS / UEFI first. This guide will show you how to turn on AHCI in Windows 8 /
  • How to delay program startup with Task Scheduler on Windows 10/8/7

    How to delay program startup with Task Scheduler on Windows 10/8/7
    The more programs on this list, the more time it takes for Windows to start up. If you want, you can delay the startup of programs by using an integrated tool called Task
  • How to install and add FFmpeg to the path in Windows 10/8/7

    How to install and add FFmpeg to the path in Windows 10/8/7
    Below is a step by step guide to install FFmpeg properly in Windows, add FFmpeg to the Windows path and verify FFmpeg installation.
  • How to show / hide fonts in Windows 10/8

    How to show / hide fonts in Windows 10/8
    In Windows, you can show or hide specific fonts as needed to avoid confusion. Here's how you can do it with these simple and easy steps.
  • How to Change Indexing Options in Windows 8

    How to Change Indexing Options in Windows 8
    The Windows search index is a collection of folders that Windows keeps a constant up-to-date database of for quick searches. These folders are always being scanned so that Windows
  • How to Start Windows 8 in Safe Mode

    How to Start Windows 8 in Safe Mode
    Safe mode is an advanced troubleshooting mode where Windows boots up without third-party software. Windows 8 starts up faster than earlier versions of Windows and optimizes various
  • How to Change the Screensaver in Windows 8

    How to Change the Screensaver in Windows 8
    Changing a screensaver in Windows 8 is a fun task easily accomplished from the desktop. You can even customize it by making a slideshow with personal photos and adjustable speeds.
  • How to Check System Performance in Windows 8

    How to Check System Performance in Windows 8
    The following instructions will allow you to understand the performance of your computer using both the Windows Experience Index, and the more advanced Performance Monitor. Windows
  • How to Buy Windows 8

    How to Buy Windows 8
    Windows 8 is Microsoft's newest operating system. It was originally released to the public in October of 2012, and received press because of its radically different look and
  • How to Remove Windows 8.1

    How to Remove Windows 8.1
    Windows 8 is a program developed and released by Microsoft in in 2012. The operating system received a mix of great and not-so-great feedback from users after its release. Aiming
  • How to Enable Hibernate in Windows 8

    How to Enable Hibernate in Windows 8
    Hibernate is a power-saving mode that your computer can enter when it is not being used. Hibernate will save all of your open programs and documents to your computer's hard disk
  • How to Use Windows 8.1

    How to Use Windows 8.1
    The Windows 8.1 update brought a host of new functionality and quality-of-life improvements to Windows 8. The update includes features that help both tablet and traditional desktop
  • How to Go Straight to Desktop When You Sign in on Windows 8

    How to Go Straight to Desktop When You Sign in on Windows 8
    Windows 8 is different from previous versions in that you start in a new Start screen instead of going straight to the desktop after turning your computer on. You can change this
  • How to Shut Down Windows 8

    How to Shut Down Windows 8
    Microsoft redesigned the Windows user interface with Windows 8, and the shut down command is not where it once was. If you're having difficulty finding out where the Shut Down
  • How to Restore Windows 8

    How to Restore Windows 8
    Restoring your Windows 8 computer to an earlier point in time can undo any recent changes you've made to your operating system, and can often remove any viruses or malware that
  • How to Switch Keyboard Input Languages in Windows 8.1

    How to Switch Keyboard Input Languages in Windows 8.1
    If you want to use several language inputs on a regular basis but do not want to waste too much effort on changing these language inputs all the time, then scroll down to step 1.
  • How to Reduce Screen Scaling in Windows 8

    How to Reduce Screen Scaling in Windows 8
    Windows 8 is the latest OS in the Windows series, and on tablets the Desktop view is made larger so it can be touched easier. The only issue is that it compromises the look of some
  • How to Close Apps in Windows 8

    How to Close Apps in Windows 8
    In the course of using Windows 8, you can end up opening a lot of apps without closing them. This can slow down your computer, so it's a good idea to periodically close apps after
  • How to Edit Pictures on Windows 8

    How to Edit Pictures on Windows 8
    Windows 8 is an operating software program developed by Microsoft and available on a variety of different devices. The software is most notable for its clean and customizable
  • How to Create a Sound Recording on Windows 8

    How to Create a Sound Recording on Windows 8
    Creating a sound recording in Windows 8 is easy. You can record sound using both the sound recording application and sound recording program. Windows 8.1 users can also follow
  • How to Speed Up Windows 8

    How to Speed Up Windows 8
    Windows 8 boasts brand-new features to make our tasks easier and more efficient. However, no matter what circumstance, we always want our PCs to be faster. If there are ways to
  • How to Change the Resolution in Windows 8

    How to Change the Resolution in Windows 8
    Windows automatically sets your screen resolution to a recommended size based on your monitor. However, you can make adjustments to your screen resolution as needed by making a few
  • How to Set Up Email on Windows 8

    How to Set Up Email on Windows 8
    Windows 8 introduced the Modern UI, which integrates a lot of common system functions into unified apps. One of these new apps is the Mail app. This is a touch-friendly email
  • How to Use Two Monitors with Windows 8

    How to Use Two Monitors with Windows 8
    Windows 8 makes it easier than ever to connect two or more monitors to your PC, which can greatly enhance the user experience and increase your productivity. There's no need to
  • How to Make Windows 8 Look Like Windows 7

    How to Make Windows 8 Look Like Windows 7
    If you have a PC with Windows 8 but miss the old Windows 7, you can bring back the Start Menu and the aero glass theme with the transparent window title bars and border and hide
  • How to Connect Xbox 360 Wired Controller to PC Windows 8

    How to Connect Xbox 360 Wired Controller to PC Windows 8
    This wikiHow teaches you how to connect a wired Xbox 360 controller to your Windows 8 PC. In order for this process to work, you must be using a hardwired Xbox 360 controller; the