Windows 8 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
For years I thought FAQ meant frequently answered questions! Silly me!
Question: When will Windows 8 be released?
Question: Are there any beta copies of Windows 8?
Question: When will the pre-beta copy expire?
No, if you prefer you can revert to the classic Win7 Desktop View.
Question: What’s the difference between a Windows 8 Tile and Icon?Answer: Tiles are not only larger, but also they are capable of display underlying data dynamically, e.g. Weather, Stock Prices. See more on the Metro UI.
Question: How do you close or escape from a Metro App?
Question: What font does Microsoft’s Metro UI use?
Question: Will Windows 8 have Media Player?
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Question: Will the Windows 8 Explorer possess the Office Ribbon?
Question: Can you get PowerShell instead of cmd in the new Ribbon?
Question: Can I run Windows 8 on my existing hardware?
Question: I hear Microsoft has designed Windows 8 will run on ARM hardware, what if any, are the advantages?
Another Batch of Popular Windows 8 Frequently Asked Questions
Question: Is it true that Windows 8 boots in 10 seconds?
Question: Can I dual-boot Windows 8 and Windows 7?
Question: How do you Shut down Windows 8?
Question: With Windows 8 Hyper-V, can you install a 64-bit child OS, because Windows Server 2008 did not?
Question: Can Windows 8 join a domain.
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Windows 8 FAQ
Question: I cannot find taskmgr.exe. What am I doing wrong?
Question: Where is Task Manager’s networking tab?
Question: Where are ‘My Documents’? (A very common question.)
Question: Can I create a custom Library in Windows 8
Question: Does Windows 8 have a run command?
Summary of Guy’s Windows 8 FAQ
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