Acer Iconia

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We are very happy with my Acer Iconia W500 and soto see the Acer Iconia W700-6465 is available for pre-order on Amazon.com is great, and looking at the specifications on this Windows 8 Tablet, it looks to be a great device. The Acer Iconia W700 is listed at 949,99 however, this includes the nifty docking […]

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Today Microsoft released the Windows 8 RTM to MSDN and we had to install it on our Acer Iconia W500. The install process was very similar to our previous Release Preview install but there were some noticeable differences at the end. Overall, the install process seemed to have taken longer than the earlier installs but […]

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The Holiday season is just around the corner and the time when many new devices will be purchased however for this particular season you would be looking at a Windows 8 Tablet. When Rod and I were talking we really got excited about how compelling Microsoft’s vision of what a tablet should be really is. […]

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On Windows 8, there is an option to login with a pin instead of a password, which will make using a touch device much easier, and we have written this guide to show you how to setup pin login on Windows 8. One thing is clear with the upcoming release of Windows 8 is that […]

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Today Microsoft released the Windows 8 Release Preview which puts us one step closer to the final version of Windows 8. The Release Preview is considered to be code complete which means that everything is done and they are now just doing bug fixes. I installed both of the previous versions of Windows 8 onto […]

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The much anticipated Windows 8 Release Preview has been released and is ready for download. I have begun the download for the Windows 8 Release Preview to install on the Acer Iconia 500 it seems there are two options for the download again where one has a setup adviser which can run from the site and the […]

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We have been hearing rumors that the Windows 8 Release Preview will be released in early June and now there are reports that it may be available today. Millions of people downloaded the Windows 8 Consumer Preview and I for one have liked what I have seen so far. As soon as the release is […]

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Paul Thurrott came across some of the app updates coming to the Windows 8 Release Preview and listed them out. So far I have been running the Windows 8 Consumer Preview and am looking forward to installing the Windows 8 Release Preview on the Acer Iconia. One of the aspects of the Consumer Preview is […]

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While using the Windows 8 consumer preview on my Acer Iconia Tablet, I do not have a need to use hotkeys however when using Windows 8 on my main computer, I can see where Hotkeys can help. On the MSDN Blog, Microsoft listed out a host of Windows 8 hotkeys that is quite extensive and should server to add a […]

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After talking to Acer support, the support tech said there might be a 64-bit version of the Acer Iconia after Windows 8 releases. While I was searching for Windows 8 Drivers for the Acer Iconia W500, I decided to have a conversation with Acer Support about the lack of 64-bit drivers. Acer gave me the […]