COMPUTER GROUP MEETING: More on Windows 8 (8.1)

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    1. Set a picture password with gestures
    a. To set up a picture password
    b. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, then tap Change PC settings.
    c. (If you're using a mouse, point to the bottom-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up, click Settings, then click Change PC settings.)
    d. Tap or click Accounts, and tap or click Sign-in options.
    e. Under Picture password, tap or click Add.
    f. Sign in with your Microsoft account info, then follow the steps on the screen to choose a picture and pick your gestures.

    2. Quick deleting files permanently
    a. Shift / Delete

    3. Keyboard shortcuts
    a. Windows Key + S Open Search Charm to search Windows and Web
    b. Windows Key + Q Search within the opened app
    c. Windows Key + F Search files
    d. Windows Key + . + Right Arrow Snap app to the right
    e. Windows Key + . + Left Arrow Snap app to the left
    f. Ctrl + Plus (+) Zoom in on Start Screen
    g. Ctrl + Minus (-) Zoom out on Start Screen
    h. Windows Key + Down Arrow Close an app
    i. Windows Key + Start Typing Search your PC
    j. Windows Key + O Lock the screen orientation (portrait or landscape)
    k. Windows Key + Ctrl + Spacebar Change to a previously selected input language
    l. Windows Key + P Choose a presentation display mode
    m. Windows Key + X Open Start Button options
    n. Windows Key + Home Minimize all but the active desktop window

    Start Menu Suggestions
    Classic Menu (Shell)
    Menu Reviver

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