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How to run Modern-UI apps of Windows 8.1 Update in windowed mode on desktop [Video]

We know that Microsoft will add the ability to launch the Modern-UI apps on desktop in windowed mode in the upcoming next version of Windows possibly Windows 9. You will be able to run the apps in different sizes on the desktop and multi-task like you could do with the traditional x86 apps. Although, the ability to run Modern-UI apps in windowed mode is not present in the current Windows 8.1 or Windows 8.1 Update but, you can get the same...

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Windows 8.1 Update tip: How to pin Modern-UI apps to taskbar for quick access

Windows 8.1 Update includes many new exciting features & improvements and one of those is the ability to pin Modern-UI apps to taskbar on desktop. The taskbar now appears on top of others apps which makes it very useful to pin apps to taskbar and launch them from anywhere within Windows. So, if you are one the of power users who uses mouse and still use Modern-UI apps then, this awesome feature will surely help you get the most out of...

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VLC Player app for Windows 8.1 updated with feature and bug fixes

VLC Player app for Windows 8.1 has been updated with new features including the ability to add custom folders to add music and videos from them. The app has also updated the music playback and launch while playing from File Explorer on desktop. VLC Player app was launched for Windows 8.1 last month and since then, it has been updated a couple of times. Now, the latest update seems to add an important feature as well as fix bugs. The...

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How to create a bootable Windows 8.1 Update DVD/USB drive easily in minutes

Windows 8.1 Update can not only be downloaded from Windows Updates or from .MSU files but, you can also choose to install the Windows 8.1 with Update from scratch. Installing Windows 8.1 with Update will let save you the time of installing the updates later. Also see: What’s new in the Windows 8.1 Update But, to install the Windows 8.1 with Updates from scratch on your PC, you will have to download the Windows 8.1 with Update ISO file...

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Here is how the revamped and upgraded Windows 8.1 Update Store will look like [Images]

Microsoft is bringing a new interface for Windows Store with Windows 8.1 Update which would be mouse friendly and is majorly focused on app discovery. The Store will include new sections like editorials, trials where the ending dates of app trialswould be showed and the discounted apps’ pricing will get croosed with new priced mentioned in red beside that. Microsoft first unveiled the Windows Store back in 2012 with the launch of Windows...

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How to close the Windows 8.1 Update apps, permanently to save memory [Video Tutorial]

Windows 8.1 Update is the free feature update for Windows 8.1 with improvements for the mouse users. One of the features for mouse users in the title bar on top of Modern-UI apps which includes the close and minimize buttons. That button can now be used to close apps just like you can on desktop. The close button of the Windows 8.1 Update lets you close the apps like other desktop apps but, unfortunately it doesn’t remove the apps from...

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How to install all the Windows 8.1 Update .MSU files at once with just a single click [Tutorial]

If you are one the people who got the Windows 8.1 Update files from your MSDN subscription or from the internet then, you might have noticed that the files come in multiple sources. The format of the updates are .MSU which can be installed on any Windows PC. Although, you can install all these updates one-by-one by selecting and installing them in the mentioned order but, this process can be a bit annoying as you have to install 6 different...

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Windows 8.1 Update x86 and x64 are now available on MSDN – Download now!

Microsoft earlier today announced the update for Windows 8.1 named Windows 8.1 Update, officially. Now, the same feature update is available for download from Microsoft’s developer portal. The Windows 8.1 Update bits can now be downloaded from the MSDN portal if, you are one the people with a Microsoft developer subscription. The update comes in a .zip format which you will have to unzip and then, install according to the instructions...

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Microsoft bringing back the Start Menu with live tiles in the Next Windows (Windows 9)

The early rumors about back-track of Microsoft in Windows by bringing back the well-known Start Menu back in Windows 9 were true. Microsoft has officially announced the plans that the software giant is bringing back the Start Menu back in next Windows version. Microsoft will bring the Start Menu from Windows 7 back to the successor of Windows 8.1 but, it will include the flavor of the Modern-UI as well. You can read more about the plans of...

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Windows 8.1 Update will be launched by Microsoft on MSDN on April 2, 2014 (today)

Microsoft has finally unveiled the Windows 8.1 Update during Build 2014 Conference and the free update will be available for download for developers on MSDN today. Windows 8.1 Update will be available for all developers with a MSDN subscription on April 2, 2014 i.e. today and it can be installed immediately on your Windows 8.1 PC. Windows 8.1 includes many new features and improvements for mouse users like right-click contextual menus on...

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Major Windows 8.1 Update will be released officially for free by Microsoft on April 8, 2014

Microsoft has finally unveiled the free update for Windows 8.1 during Build 2014 conference which includes many new features and improvements. Named Windows 8.1 Update, this free feature update will be released for all Windows 8.1 users on April 8, 2014. Windows 8.1 Update 1 leaked onto the web for download couple of weeks ago and it showed many features and improvements. The features included ability to pin Windows Store apps to the...

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Xbox Video app of Windows 8.1 updated with quality selection while downloading

Microsoft has released a minor but, very useful update for the pre-installed Xbox Video app of Windows 8.1. The update introduces the option to select the video quality of shows and movies while downloading them. Xbox Video app will now let you select the download quality of the movies and TV shows which are in HD and you will have the option to download in standard definition (SD) or high definition (HD). The change log the Xbox Video app...

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How to buy and install full Windows 8.1 and Update 1 for lowest ever price of $79

Microsoft is offering the Windows 8.1 RTM for $119.99 for the Core edition and $199.99 for the professional version but, you can get the Windows 8.1 for as low as $79 easily. Windows 8.1 can be installed easily on low costs and you don’t need to get much effort to install this update. Also see: Feature comparison of Windows 8.1 Core, Pro, RT and Enterprise edition Although, Windows 8.1 is available for all Windows 8 users for free as an...

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Xbox Music app of Windows 8.1 updated with easy access to offline music

Microsoft has recently releasing a lot of new features and improvements to the pre-installed Xbox Music app of Windows 8.1. Recently, the Xbox Music app got an update to help in ease-of-access in music play back and now, another update has been released adding the ability to sort out the offline and online music. Xbox Music app lets you stream music tracks from the cloud and you can also save them to your cloud to access them anywhere but,...

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