I wish to post pictures to Facebook from the Pictures Gallery on my Windows 8 PC or my Surface tablet.I can go into Picture gallery and select and photo from the SkyDrive.
-Use the App Share Photo
Can I change the way the pen input records caps and lower case?
How can I enable Surface RT to ask for PIN?
-Go to Charms bar > Settings > Change PC Settings > Users tab and select to Remove your current PIN then recreate
Is there any app which will help if my Surface is stolen ?
Right now no but keep eyes on store.
I have bought Surface RT but not finding Windows Media Player.
-Unfortunately there is no windows media player in Surface RT.
Does the Surface need to be connected to the internet to use it?
-No.There is no need.
It is recommended to have your Surface connected to the internet during the initial setup so that you will be able to associate a Microsoft Account with it, or create one for it.
Is there a way to store cleartype settings for each orientation? At the moment I have to run the cleartype wizard again if I change orientation.
-Unfortunately, there is no way to save the Cleartype settings per orientation.
I’ve been trying to get playto to work from my surface to my Xbox but I’m having no luck.
-There are a few troubleshooting things on this page:
Sound becomes intermittent upon email notification or typing text.
-Make sure you have installed all the latest updates via Windows update. Reboot and recheck.
How do I access a Lync meeting?
There is a Lync app in the App Store but that requires Office 365 or Lync Server.
You can join a Lync meeting but you can not create a Lync meeting in Windows RT as there is no Lync plugin for the Mail app.
How can I change my location?
- Swipe for Charms
- Select Search
- Type “Location”
- Select “Change Location”
Is there any tweak to enable Flash?
-It’s a known issue as Surface will only play Flash from sites that are whitelisted by Microsoft.If you have patience you have to wait till a fully functional app is released via Store.In the mean time you may try this tweak
I have forgotten password.
Can I attach any external DVD/CD Drive?
-Playback and CD/DVD writing functionalities are not compatible with Windows RT. It is, however, possible to access data files through a USB connected optical drive.
I noticed a Windows.old folder on my surface, probably from the refresh I did. Can I delete this folder?
Once you are pretty sure that you no longer need any data from Windows.old then it would be a wise decision to remove it, to conserve disk space.