Posts under Windows Apps tag.

ModernMix: Add features & run Windows 8 apps on desktop

You can now run multiple Windows 8 apps on the desktop of your Windows 8 Computer simultaneously. Veteran software developer Stardock has come up with new Windows 8 software “ModernMix” allowing users to run the Modern apps (Metro apps) on […]

How to decrease Windows Desktop Apps loading time

The Windows Embedded Release Notes state that Windows apps do not start immediately when using Windows App Launcher. Most of the PC enthusiasts are researching ways to increase the speed of the computer by trying out various tweaks. Today I’ll share […]

Download WinZip app for Windows 8 Free (Not Free)

You can now download WinZip app for Windows 8, 32-bit and 64-bit, free from the Windows Store. The app when launched in November last year was priced at USD 7.99, but is now available as a free download. WinZip for Windows […]

Cannot connect to Facebook using People App in Windows 8

Since the launch of Windows 8, we’ve heard many issues in which users are confused with the new Metro or Modern Apps. Yesterday, I came across the issue associated with People app in Windows 8. Most are aware that the People app […]

How to Backup & Restore App Data in Windows 8

The Refresh feature in Windows 8 may preserve your Windows Store Apps and App data. But if you ever need to use the Reset feature or reinstall your operating system, you would lose all the Apps as well as App […]

Change Default Install Location of Windows 8 Store Apps

We had, some time back, identified the location of the folder, where the Windows 8 Metro Apps get installed. The next question which logically comes to one’s mind is whether there is any way a user can change the default install location […]

mFTP: A free FTP Metro App for Windows 8

mFTP is  free FTP folder browsing Windows 8 app that lets you download or upload anything to your FTP server. With all the required and familiar features, it makes accessing FTP from Windows 8 a great experience. The program has […]

Lync Windows Store App for Windows 8

Apart from the official launch of Windows 8, October 26 was the date when a number of Microsoft-developed apps for the new platform were released in the final form. Among them was Lync Windows Store app. Most, who tried their […]

FIX: Unable to update Windows Store Apps on Windows 8

One of the newest feature of Windows 8 is the availability of Windows Store applications. By now there are tons of application available and lot of new applications are added to the store on a regular basis by lot of developers […]

Download Trackpad Settings App for Surface

If you have purchased a Microsoft Surface, you definitely want to download and use the Trackpad Settings app released by Microsoft. This app will help you change the settings of the Trackpad easily. Microsoft Surface keyboards have a Trackpad that […]

Download Adobe Reader for Windows 8

The most loved PDF reader application of Windows users is now available in all new crisp and metro platform. The all new Adobe Reader app for Windows 8 is available to download from the Windows Store. The built-in Windows 8 Reader is […]

3 popular Facebook apps for Windows 8

Although Windows Store is fully developed now, it lacks many official apps for popular services like Facebook, Twitter, etc. Nevertheless, there are many third-party apps available that have been designed to allow you to connect with these services. Today we will […]