Tag Archives: Windows 8

Have Linux access Windows hard drive again

In Windows 8 and 10, Microsoft added a “Fast Startup” feature that saves a state of the computer to disk. This is like Hibernation, which for a while has prevented Linux from mounting a Windows partition. This new feature makes … Continue reading

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Windows 8 to 8.1 upgrade but updates not downloading

To upgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1, you need to install all of the Windows 8 updates before you can install Windows 8.1 from the Windows Store. Two ways to install updates Update Center Move your mouse to the … Continue reading

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Windows 8.1 Non-emotional review

…I am all for upgrading to Win8.1 if you are using Win7. Continue reading

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