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    power user tasks

    In woody's book, 8 for dummies, he tells us to right click in the lower left to bring up the power user tools option.
    This does not happen for me as it only brings up the app bar in the right hand corner. However, when I go into desktop it works fine and I get the menu no problem. Just wondering if he's describing 8 pro in this book. I have 8 home edition.

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    Hi,

    NOt sure what you mean by power user tools option. If it is the menu that allows you quick access to Task Manager, Control Panel, etc, it shows whether you right click when you're on the desktop or when you're on the new start screen.
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    From your description you are describing an action on the Start screen. When you hover in the lower left corner of the Start screen if the desktop is displayed you can right click on it and the menu you describe appears. Otherwise, the app bar will appear.

    Joe

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    Thanks, wee bit hit and miss but got it now.

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    Thanks, got it now.

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    Try Ctrl+X to bring up the Power Users menu.
    BACKUP...BACKUP...BACKUP
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    Quote Originally Posted by Medico View Post
    Try Ctrl+X to bring up the Power Users menu.
    It's WinKey + X.
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    Sorry, mistype, Win+X is correct
    BACKUP...BACKUP...BACKUP
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