Windows 8 Archive

How to Install and Configure IIS Web Server with PHP support on Windows 8/Server 2012

This guide will show you how to deploy your own IIS Web server, and enable it to run PHP on Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012. Thereafter this platform can help you run most of modern CMS, written in this popular (but not the best) web development language. How

Windows 10 vs. Windows 8

Let us determine which between the two customers would opt to use. On the 25th of July 2015, Windows 10 was launched globally in around 190 countries as an upgraded version of Windows 8. Since then, comparisons have been made between these 2 operating system. About Windows 8 Windows

Top 10 Windows 8 Problems And Solutions

Windows 8 is one of the biggest things to come out of Microsoft in years, and though it’s been generally well-received, the new operating system has also had its share of criticism, particularly the mobile device oriented user interface. List of some of main Windows 8 problems The following

25 Best Windows 8 Apps

While Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 operating system is the most popular among PC users, its mobile device counterpart hasn’t enjoyed the same level of success so far compared to Android and iOS. Nevertheless, Windows 8 is important enough that many of the best, most popular apps have been optimized for

How to Install Device Drivers During Windows 8 Install Unattended

Windows 8 contains a set of generic drivers that will allow your hardware to work with basic functions, but the drivers from the specific hardware manufacturer are usually required to make those pieces of hardware work properly. Manually installing those drivers after a Windows 8 installation can be a

Top Ten New Features of Windows 8.1

The Microsoft Windows operating system has been in existence now for almost thirty years, having had its first inception at the end of 1985. Its newest version, Windows 8, was released at the very end of 2012, and in July 2013 Microsoft announced that the formation of Windows 8.1,

How to Organize All Your Windows 8 Content in a Protected Cloud

Windows 8 is the latest operating system release to take the world by storm, and everyone from casual social networkers to journalists and computer techies are using Windows 8 devices for personal and business purposes. But with the amount of content most users store on their machines these days,

Boot Straight to the Desktop in Windows 8.1

Boot Straight to the Desktop With the release of Windows 8.1 you now have the option available to you to boot straight to the desktop instead of Metro. Follow the steps below. Step 1 Right click on your Taskbar and select “Properties.” Step 2 Click on the “Navigation” tab

WP8 and Windows 8 App to read your Feedly Subscriptions

Feedly App for WP8 & Windows 8 With Google Reader shutting down a few days ago, we were searching for a good alternative and landed upon Feedly. Feedly has actually been around for a couple years, but they have made some major improvements over the last year. Especially with

Microsoft Starting to Update Core Windows 8 Apps

While we really enjoy a lot of the new things that Microsoft is developing, including Windows 8, it’s no secret that many of the core Windows 8 apps are very lacking to say the least. I know that Brian and I both really would like a more cohesive and