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How to SideLoad Non Windows Store Apps to Windows 8

One of the questions we get asked the most is Can I install Windows 8 apps without Windows Store?  After some research we found out a method to sideload non-store applications. Please remember this method will only works for Windows 8 […]

Fresh Paint for Windows 8

All of us are familiar with the Paint application for Windows, which has been a part of the operating system for as long as one can remember. Microsoft has completely re-imagined Paint and released Fresh Paint as a Windows Store […]

Show or Hide Data Usage for Wireless Networks in Windows 8

Many users at the end of each month receive big data bills, unaware of the fact that they had crossed the data limit. Smartphone users especially face this problem. Though many Internet Service Providers via different ways do alert you when your data usage […]

Unable to Install Apps from Windows Store

The other day I was trying to install an application on Windows 8, but it failed … couldn’t figure out the problem. Seems like people are having issues while installing applications from Windows Store. In some cases it install about 50% […]

Fix Apps problems with Windows Store Apps Troubleshooter

Some users of Windows 8/10 have complained of facing various issues with apps. Either some apps fail to install or run or update or simply crash. All these versions of Windows are pre-release, yet millions of people are using these […]

Windows Reader: Windows 8 Built-in PDF File Viewer Features

Earlier, Windows never shipped with a built-in PDF viewer. It shipped an XPS Viewer in Windows 7. But starting with Windows 8, Microsoft has decided to include a PDF reader called as Windows Reader.  Windows Reader is Microsoft’s first and very own built-in […]

How to Install or Uninstall Windows Stores Apps In Windows 8

Windows Apps are something that will make the Windows 8 operating system more lovable. Microsoft, therefore, brought in Windows Store in Windows 8. With Windows Store present, users can easily find and install apps of their interest. Please note I […]

Access and Launch Metro Apps from Windows 8 Desktop or Taskbar

Change is the law of nature and it seems that Microsoft is strictly following it. I’m saying so because of the new features introduced in Windows 8 – the most important being the Start Screen and Metro Apps, which are radically different […]

How To Use The Multitasking Feature In Windows 8

We here at The Windows Club, are currently testing the latest Windows 8 and are thus posting about new features, tricks and troubleshooting articles regularly on it. Windows 8, being slightly different form previous Windows editions, has introduced the amazing […]

Microsoft Metro Apps Updates are available for Windows 8 CP

If you haven’t yet updated your Windows 8 CP, I would like to inform you that updates are now available for Mail, Calendar, People, Messaging, SkyDrive and Photos Apps in Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Some bugs have been fixed in […]

How to close Metro apps in Windows 8

A few days back, we saw how to shutdown or restart Windows 8. Today we will learn about something equally basic and that is how to close  Metro apps in Windows 8. This is Windows 8! In the opened Metro apps, […]

A Sneak Peek at the Windows 8 Metro style Applications

Microsoft recently released Windows 8 Developer Preview and showcased a few great Apps with this pre-beta release. All the built-in Apps have maintained a predefined personality guideline that is harmonious with the Metro style. Let us takea sneak peek at […]