Tag Archives: Windows 8

Disable the charms gesture in Windows 8 (and learn a bit about user interface design)

I still really like my new laptop (see my post Quick review of a new laptop), but one thing I really hate about Windows 8 is the way the charms bar kept popping up at seemingly random times. I would … Continue reading

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Add items to the Send To menu

When you right-click on an item in Windows Explorer, you can open the Send To menu and send the item to a compressed folder, the desktop (creates a shortcut), and so forth. This is really handy, but what’s even handier … Continue reading

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