Windows 8 Tips Archive

Windows 8 – The Calendar Application

If you are like me, who doesn’t like to remember birthdates and events, then Calendar is going to be an important app for you in Windows 8. It is one of the newest offerings of Windows 8,

Using the E-Mail application in Windows 8

Microsoft has bundles a Modern-styled app called Mail along with Windows 8. So, you need not separately install an e-mail client. Mail app does the job just fine by acting as your default mail client. In order

Using the Travel Application in Windows 8

Microsoft brings a travel guide to your desktop with the new Travel app. It comes pre-installed in Windows 8. Like other new apps in Windows 8, it is a Metro-styled app, built on simplicity and emphasis on

Windows 8 – The Travel Application

Microsoft brings a travel guide to your desktop with the new Travel app. It comes pre-installed in Windows 8. Like other new apps in Windows 8, it is a Metro-styled app, built on simplicity and emphasis on

Using The Finance Application in Windows 8

Microsoft has decided to suit up Windows 8 with the brand new Finance app. Like its siblings, Finance flaunts the new Modern user interface. As the name implies, it provides finance related news, data and statistics. In

Windows 8 – The Finance Application

Microsoft has decided to suit up Windows 8 with the brand new Finance app. Like its siblings, Finance flaunts the new Modern user interface. As the name implies, it provides finance related news, data and statistics. In

Using the Mail Application in Windows 8

Till date, we had to separately install an e-mail client like Windows Live Mail or Outlook. This will change with Windows 8. Microsoft has bundled an e-mail client along with Windows 8. Naturally, it is designed based

The Windows 8 Mail Application

Until now, we have had to separately install an e-mail client like Windows Live Mail or Outlook in Windows. This will change with Windows 8. Microsoft has bundled an e-mail client along with Windows 8. Naturally, it

Windows 8 – Administrative Tools – Component Services

If you are a normal user, then let me stop you right now. This topic is not more than a scribbling of black ink for you. Microsoft introduced Component Object Model (COM) technology in early 90s. The

Windows 8 – Administrative Tools – Windows PowerShell ISE

Historically, the command-line support in Windows has always been considered laughable in spite of the scripting languages like VBScript and Jscript. These languages are not natively integrated into the shell, have a meager documentation, and have a