Windows 8.1 – part deux

At the end of last week’s blog about Windows 8.1, I pointed out the option to go straight to the desktop when opening Windows. If you’ve been to that dialog box you will have seen that it also offers the option to tick a box to display the desktop background image as a background image …
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Windows 8.1

Last month, I mentioned that the latest release of Windows 8 (Windows 8.1) appeared to cause problems sometimes – see this previous blog post on Windows 8.1 Not having heard any more discouraging tales, I bit the bullet earlier this week and started the download. If you have been receiving nags from Microsoft that 8.1 …
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Windows 8.1 Release

The newest version of Windows (8.1) was released a few days ago. Should you get it? If you are feeling intrepid today, you could visit the Windows Store to download Windows 8.1 before it is offered in the normal course of automatic upgrades. “Aha“, you might think, “I’ve heard this is going to give me …
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