Tag Archives: Windows 8

How to close the sudden Camera app from Windows 8

Table of Contents 1. introduction 2. how to get out 3. how did I end up there 4. how to turn off the feature 5. further reading The readers are assumed to be familiar with names of basic Windows 8 … Continue reading

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Using Emacs with Windows 8 touch keyboard

Table of Contents some preliminary some observations the code At the end of this post is some code I use to enter Ctrl, Meta, Shift keys or combinations when I am using Emacs with Windows 8 touch keyboard. As for … Continue reading

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when blue rectangle border appears on Windows 8

Table of Contents problem what causes it solution (how to get out of it) 1. description of problem I was working on something on my Windows 8 laptop and suddenly a blue border appeared and followed every window or button … Continue reading

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How to associate file types with Emacs on Windows 8

Table of Contents 1. How to associate a file type with GNU Emacs 1.1. troubleshooting tip 2. Second chapter (completely optional) 2.1. what is %~dp0 and why? 2.2. what is %* and why is it not in quotes? 2.3. why … Continue reading

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