:: Your Computer Technical Resource Headquarters! :: Your Computer Technical Resource Headquarters!
Computer Support Forums arrow Computer Related Discussions arrow Tips & Tricks arrow Topic: Windows 8: reverting to the older style desktop
July 07, 2020, 06:30:33 AM

Home Forum Rules Help Search Mobile Version Login Register

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
July 07, 2020, 06:30:33 AM

Login with username, password and session length
 Featured Sites:
Article Writers We are looking for quality, informational articles to add to our Computer Articles
Please contact us if you are interested in submitting some....
  0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Pages: [1] Go Down Print
Author Topic: Windows 8: reverting to the older style desktop  (Read 1102 times)
Doctor Smith
Hero Member

Karma: +0/-0
Offline Offline

Posts: 718

Dumb questions welcomed

Bookmark and Share

View Profile
« on: May 29, 2013, 06:06:44 AM »

Windows 8: reverting to the older style desktop

An alternative way of reverting to the old style desktop is to use a .reg file.  Just use notepad to save these three lines into a file and make sure that you give it a .reg extension.  Right-click the resulting file and 'Merge'.

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00


; Change the Desktop with RPEnabled

Note 5: To revert to the Metro UI set: "RPEnabled"=dword:00000000
« Last Edit: May 29, 2013, 06:11:15 AM by Doctor Smith » Logged

Pages: [1] Go Up Print 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP

Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines

Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

This site is NOT responsible for any damage that the information on this site may cause to your system. Everything you try, whether inspired by the response given from this site or not, is entirely at your own risk. All product names and company names used herein are for identification purpose only and may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. We are in no way affiliated or representing any of the companies on this site unless specified.
Back to Top
Stop Spam Harvesters, Join Project Honey Pot Fight Back Against Spammers! Get Firefox! Get Thunderbird! View Sylvain Amyots profile on LinkedIn
Back to Top
Google visited last this page July 13, 2019, 12:35:36 PM