1. Metro main screen
When the user logs in to the Windows 8 system a new Metro startup screen will appear covered with tiled programs. Of course if you don’t like an application you can also right-click to remove it and then rearrange the position of the application according to your preferences.
2. Multi-screen display
Under normal circumstances the Metro application runs in full screen but if you are running a touch screen device you can also view two applications at the same time.
3. Lock screen interface
After starting the user will first see the lock screen interface of Windows 8. The lock screen will appear whenever the system is started restored or logged in. If you are using a touch screen device you can log in to the system by swiping with your finger and entering the password. If it is not a touch screen device you can log in to the system after clicking with the mouse.
4. Open any program
Hold down the Windows key or Win+F to open the search window and type the name of the program to open the specified application.
5. Run as an administrator.
Some applications can only be run under administrator permissions. Just right-click the application click 'Advanced' and select 'Run as administrator' ; Option is fine.
6. Switch between tasks
The Metro screen does not have a taskbar so users can easily find those running applications. In this case users only need to hold down the Alt+Tab keys. You can view the running applications and hold down the Win+Tab key to switch from one running application to the next.
7. Close the application
The Metro application does not contain a 'Close' button. In fact this is a deliberate design of Microsoft. When another application is run the current application will be Suspend when the resources are insufficient the system will automatically close the application.
Of course the user can also manually close the application hold down Ctrl+Alt+Esc to open the task manager right-click the redundant application and choose to terminate the task.
8. Shut down the system
If you want to shut down the system in the Metro interface just call up the settings dialog box click the power button and then shut down. Of course if you are on the desktop you can also hold down Alt+F4 and then select options such as shutdown restart switch user or logout.
9. Query the weather
Under normal circumstances many bound Metro applications can be reconfigured by right-clicking. By default the weather application displays the weather in Anaheim California. If the user wants to view the local weather just right-click and select Add City and type in the name of the nearest city.
10. Spell check
Metro applications have spell check function similar to Office. Once an error occurs a wavy red underline will be displayed below the offending word right-click to see the suggested alternative words and users can also add these words to their own dictionary.
11. Hibernation or sleep
By default the hibernation or sleep options will not appear in the Windows 8 shutdown dialog box but the user can restore them.
Start the power option program (powercfg.cpl) click on the 'Select Power Button Health Status' in the left pane if you see the link 'Change is currently unavailable' click on it and select \u0026ldquo ;Hibernation or Sleep\u0026rdquo; option click to save the settings and then the \u0026ldquo;Hibernation or Sleep\u0026rdquo; option will appear in the close dialog box.
12. Automatic login
Tired of manually logging in to Windows 8? Here is how to automatically log in to Windows 8: Hold down the Windows key press R type netplwiz and press Enter to launch the user account dialog box. Clear the 'Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer' check box and click 'OK'.?Detailed explanation of common fiber patch cord interface types