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Posted on Apr 16, 2013 in Windows 8, Windows Basics | 0 comments

Tutorial 12 – Desktop tweaks

If you are running Windows 8.1 on a traditional PC, with a keyboard and mouse/touchpad, you may feel that the tiles and the new Start screen are a bad fit for how you work with your PC. Fortunately, with a few tweaks, Windows 8 can be changed to behave exactly like Windows 7

This video has now been updated for Windows 8.1 Update 1. If you haven’t downloaded Windows 8.1 yet, see this page.

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Additional notes

If you want to check out any of the programs shown in the video, you can do so by using the links below:-

Classic Shell (Free Start menu replacement)

Start 8 (Our favourite Start menu replacement)

ModernMix (Run tile apps in a desktop window)

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