Posts Tagged ‘F8’

Windows 8’s Boot Experience Will Be Different

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Microsoft must truly hate Windows users; otherwise, they wouldn’t keep changing their interface around every time we get used to the last set of changes.

When there is something wrong with my Windows 7 desktop PC, I tend to hammer on the F8 key during boot to get into the advanced boot options. Here I can then repair or recover from issues that I may experience at that time. With Window s8, that process will be completely different. The main reason for this is the fast boot time of the operating system according to Microsoft. Or, more precisely, the interval that the operating system will recognize the F8 key.