Though Windows 8 is supposed to ensure you of faster and better performance, over that of its preceding counterpart; there are experts who appear to be apprehensive about the whole new prospect. According to many an expert, the deals of store designing lacks in maturity. On the other hand, there are critics acclaiming its user interface which is replete with friendly pieces of applications. The enhancement in speed is something worth banking on. Despite all the relative points of advantages and disadvantages, the usage of this newly thrashed out operating device entails that you are thoroughly equipped with the tips and tricks. Some of the Windows 8 tricks are mentioned below:
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The way for logging in:
You have the system taking you directly to the attractively laid out lock screen. Though there is no instruction as to the next course of action, you need to click the bar provided to reach the logging in screen. As usual, you can start off with the entry of password. Thereafter, you are in for navigation through the maze of metro interface. The interface looks beautiful with the choicest array of applications. As far as screen scrolling is concerned, you need to swipe across from one end to the other- from left to right. Swiping will lead you to your desirable range of application.
The accessibility to different applications:
If you are at a desktop, the mouse needs to be spun. If you bank on using the keyboard, pressing of the home keys will ensure you of the necessary access. The menu of Win+X is advantageous but it doesn’t help you to access any of the applications. In order to find an application, you have to hold the window key down and follow it up by pressing Q. By way of this process, you will come across the requisite scroll of application. The applications thrown across as part of a random orientation can be duly synchronized. The choice lies with you to ensure it with a customized alignment. You may categorize and customize these applications into respective groups of the unique type. In case, you are focused on an application of a particular type, you needn’t navigate across for accessing it. That’s because you have the option for having it pinned on to the startup screen. With the click of a mouse, you will be able to avail of the chosen application.
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Starting as well as closing has to be managed without a button:
One interesting feature of the operating platform relates to its absence of the startup menu. Both opening as well as shutting down has to be ensured in a different way. The mouse cursor is there to take care of both. For the purpose of shutting, the cursor has to be shifted across to the rightmost corner. Thereafter, the setting icon has to be clicked upon. The setting icon includes option for starting as well as shutting. By clicking on the chosen option, you are in with your objective.
Initially, the prospect of navigation can be ridden with difficulties. The absence and minimization of instruction can add to your difficulty. But once you get used to the different schemes and cuts of operation, you will be in for a fascinating journey.