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Enable Start Screen in Windows 10

This post will show you how to enable the Start Screen in Windows 10 should you wish to. You may want to do it if you are using a touch mobile device. To do this you will have to enable […]

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Show my desktop background on Start greyed out in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 allows you to display the Desktop wallpaper as Start Screen background, using the Show my desktop background on Start setting in taskbar and Navigation Properties. But if you find that this setting is greyed out or disabled, them […]

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Windows Live Tiles not working or are blank

If you have faced a situation where you have found that your Windows 10/8 Live Tiles are not working, or in general some tiles are blank, then this article may help you troubleshoot the problem. Windows Live Tiles Not Working […]

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Select multiple Tiles on Windows 8.1 Start Screen

After the Windows 8.1 Update, you may find that the Start Screen Tiles are behaving a bit differently. Apart from the several new features the Update adds, the introduction of the context menu – instead of the App Bar – […]

Show less or Show more Apps in Windows 8.1 Start Screen

With Windows 8.1 Update, your Start Screen has been more improved. Microsoft has worked hard to make the Start Screen more user friendly. In this series of enhancement, you have now the option to show more or less apps at your Start […]

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Disable Start Screen animation in Windows 8.1

Switch to the Start Screen from the Windows 8 Desktop, and you will notice the animation where the Tiles slide and start appearing from the right to the left side. It looks cool and classy, but some do not like […]

Windows 8 Start Screen Docking behavior explained

Microsoft seems well convinced about the fact that the Windows 8 OS makes working experience better, by scaling from a small size tablet, to the 27-inch twin screens on your desk at work. When you connect an additional monitor to […]

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New Arrow Down sign on Windows 8.1 app tiles puzzles users

While some are seeing blank tiles or broken tiles for some of the Windows Store apps, after upgrading their Windows 8 to Windows 8.1, yet many others are seeing an Arrow-Down sign in the bottom right corner of their Windows […]

Reset Start Screen To Default In Windows 8

When you install Windows 8, you’ll observe that there are some default Modern UI apps pinned by default to Start Screen. Now if you install any new software or apps they get pinned automatically to taskbar. Also you pin any […]