Tech roundup: Windows 8 boot, Windows 7 tweaks, and more

Tech roundup of the week - Metro style

This week on Pureinfotech: Learn the three new ways to access Windows 8 boot options menu when you need to troubleshoot your system, and in the process get to know what the new set of tools has to offer.

Also give Windows 7 a boost by installing two Microsoft hotfixes that aren’t available in Windows Update when they should. Learn how to assign a folder path to a drive, and for this week Desktop Fun, we have some great wallpapers of circle pattern designs.

Here is all of what you might have missed:

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Mauro Huculak is a Windows expert and the Editor-in-Chief who started Pureinfotech in 2010 as an independent online publication. He's also been a Windows Central contributor for nearly a decade. Mauro has over 12 years of experience writing comprehensive guides and creating professional videos about Windows, software, and related technologies, including Android and Linux. Before becoming a technology writer, he was an IT administrator for seven years. In total, Mauro has over 20 years of combined experience in technology. Throughout his career, he achieved different professional certifications from Microsoft (MSCA), Cisco (CCNP), VMware (VCP), and CompTIA (A+ & Network+), and he has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP for many years. You can follow him on X (Twitter), YouTube, and LinkedIn.