Win8 early adopters compare notes in the Lounge

Kathleen Atkins

After you successfully download the Windows 8 operating system flavor of your choice, you have still more software adventures on which to embark.

To help you concentrate your effort, this week’s Lounge Life focuses on Windows 8 questions. Good thing you have stamina for discovery, right? At least you have fellow travelers with whom to compare notes in the Lounge. For example, check out this list of Win8-compatible software.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

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Windows 8 WS Lounge Win 8 software compatibility list
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  So what if the desktop disapears in a few years?
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  Some observations about installation
  Tip for good/better boot times
  Windows 8 touchpad issues
  Add Media Center to Windows 8 Pro for free
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  Downloading Win8 for correct bit-set
  Microsoft Office in Win 8 Pro
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  First Win 8 Pro BSOD!
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  Win8 pre-assessment tool

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starred posts: particularly useful

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If you’re already registered, you can jump right in to today’s discussions in the Lounge.



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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.