How to Add Another Language in Windows 10 or 8, 8.1

How to Add Another Language in Windows 10 or 8, 8.1

In Windows 8 & Windows 10, Microsoft separates the language settings and regional settings into two different groups in the control panel. The new language preferences offer more languages support than even before and the ability for all users to change their display language.

Boot Windows 8 in Safe Mode and Advanced startup options

Boot Windows 8 in Safe Mode and Advanced startup options

Until today all Windows operating systems (Windows 7, Vista, XP) had an easy way to get into Advanced options menu and Safe mode* by pressing F8 key at Windows boot . With Windows 8 operating system, Microsoft changes the way to get into that menu with more complicated steps, because the new operating system, has(…)

How to open ODF files with Office 2003/2007

How to open ODF files with Office 2003/2007

The OpenDocumentFormat (ODF) is a free and open source XLM file format, aiming in universal document editing. The ODF standards are defined from Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS) consortium and are implemented from SUN Microsystems into OpenOffice.org office suite.

How to restore the classic “Start Menu” in Windows 8, using "Classic Shell"

How to restore the classic “Start Menu” in Windows 8, using "Classic Shell"

Windows 8 by default, comes with new Modern UI (Metro) environment. The new interface doesn't include the traditional “Start menu” anymore. This is because Microsoft focuses more on the content of applications and less on graphics with Windows 8. The new design improves the user experience in a touch-friendly screen interface, like on mobile devices, tablets and(…)

How to Install Windows 8 In Virtual Box

How to Install Windows 8 In Virtual Box

Windows 8 is out in the market starting from the end of October 2012. The new operating system changes the way Windows worked until today, with new features like touchscreen interface, (like tablets), cloud integration support, better multiple monitor support, etc.  The first big change for Windows users in the new operating system is the absence of(…)

How to solve Error 0x0000005D when installing Windows 8

How to solve Error 0x0000005D when installing Windows 8

The above error occurs when you try to install Windows 8 on a new PC, or by using a virtualization software like Oracle VM Virtual Box or VMWare . This error happens because, unlike Windows 7 operating system, Windows 8 is not fully compatible with all Pentium 4 processor models. In fact, in order to(…)

How to view all windows control panel items.

How to view all windows control panel items.

In Windows XP and later operating systems, when you open the control panel to customized windows settings, by default you cannot view all control panel items. To change the windows default view of the control panel, and view all items, follow the below procedure, according to your operating system:

 
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