Windows 8 Hacks:
by Preston Gralla

Windows 8 Hacks: <br>by Preston Gralla
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Windows 8 is quite different than previous Microsoft operating systems, but itís still eminently hackable. With this book, youíll learn how to make a variety of modifications, from speeding up boot time and disabling the Lock screen to hacking native apps and running Windows 8 on a Mac. And thatís just the beginning. Youíll find more than 100 standalone hacks on performance, multimedia, networking, the cloud, security, email, hardware, and more. Not only will you learn how to use each hack, youíll also discover why it works.

  • Add folders and other objects to the Start screen
  • Run other Windows versions inside Windows 8
  • Juice up performance and track down bottlenecks
  • Use the SkyDrive cloud service to sync your files everywhere
  • Speed up web browsing and use other PCs on your home network
  • Secure portable storage and set up a virtual private network
  • Hack Windows 8 Mail and services such as Outlook
  • Combine storage from different devices into one big virtual disk
  • Take control of Window 8 setting with the Registry


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    Publisher: O'Reilly Media
    Page Count (est.): 407
    ISBN10: 1449325750
    ISBN13: 9781449325756
    Cover: Paperback
    Pub Date: 12/18/2012