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About sanjayshetty

Sanjay Shetty is currently putting the finishing touches on his book, the Brand Advocacy quick start guide, which covers his framework for building a brand advocacy program. He blogs at http://www.sanjayshetty.com

Windows 8 Release Preview on Lenovo X220 Tablet

I installed the Windows 8 release preview the day it released on my Lenovo X220 tablet via a boot from VHD option, with Windows 7 still as my primary OS. I’ve been using Windows 8 Release Preview since the release … Continue reading

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Lenovo releases Windows 8 Beta drivers

Lenovo has released Windows 8 Beta drivers, which is a godsend for people like me who’re testing it out on the Lenovo X220 Tablet and various other lenovo machines. Grab them at http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?DocID=HT072084 A Big Thank you to the Team … Continue reading

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Windows 8 How To Series

Windows 8 How-To Posts Windows 8 How To: 1. Switch Between Metro UI and Desktop ModeWindows 8 How To: 2. Switch Between Apps or Snap AppsWindows 8 How To: 3. How to Power Off Your DeviceWindows 8 How To: 4. … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts

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Solving Touch Issues: Windows 8 Consumer Preview and Lenovo x220 tablet

It appears that a lot of people have upgraded their Lenovo x220 tablets from Windows 7 to the Windows 8 consumer Preview and have found their touch interactions or pen inputs are not working correctly. Here’s are possible solutions. Firstly, … Continue reading

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Lenovo x220t drivers on Windows 8 Consumer Preview

By default not all the Lenovo drivers are loaded by the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. So you might need to manually load some of the drivers. For e.g. I wanted the Tablet buttons to be enabled, so I manually installed … Continue reading

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Installing Windows 8 Consumer Preview on Lenovo X220: Boot from VHD

Ok, finally I’ve got this figured out. I’ve tried using Virtual Box 4, VMware Player and both have been unsatisfactory as I couldn’t use the full power of my Lenovo x220 tablet and Windows 8 consumer preview. Finally I tried … Continue reading

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