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  1. Joined : Oct 2013
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    Windows 7 x64 HP
       15 Sep 2014 #31

    That function looked very interesting.
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  2. Joined : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
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    Tower: W8.1; Laptop: W10 Pro build 10586; Windows Phone 8
       15 Sep 2014 #32

    lehnerus2000 said: View Post
    Maybe, but it doesn't:
    •Hide what I'm working on
    Been through this scenario many times. Unless one has eyes like a chameleon that can focus and concentrate on two separate items at a time, it makes no difference if or where one opens a Start Menu or a Start Screen. Another reason to follow in the next point.

    •Fill the entire screen with icons.
    They’re not icons on the Start Screen. They are called tiles of which some are live that give much useful info at a glance while one is on the Start Screen even if for a few seconds. It is a matter of preference and I like it that way, especially upon boot. It's really all about gaining or sending data in the least amount of time. The Real Quality Boot Time of 8 Verses 7

    Just like the Start Menu, a simple press of the WinKey or Start Flag gets one the Start Screen. Another WinKey or Start Flag gets one back to the previous screen.

    I read that the live tile will be even more enhanced in 9.

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  3. Joined : Aug 2014
    Australia, Adelaide
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    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       15 Sep 2014 #33

    HippsieGypsie said: View Post

    They’re not icons on the Start Screen. They are called tiles of which some are live that give much useful info at a glance while one is on the Start Screen even if for a few seconds.
    I never mentioned the "Start Screen".
    Your picture shows the "All Apps" screen.

    So the "All Apps" screen has Live Tiles?
    I never saw any in the W8.1 Ent Preview.

    HippsieGypsie said: View Post

    You don't have to be a chameleon to be to able to glance a few degrees either side of your centre of vision.
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  4. Joined : Jul 2014
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    Windows 10 Build 14267
       16 Sep 2014 #34

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Well, at least Windows is finally getting it!
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  5. Joined : Nov 2013
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       16 Sep 2014 #35

    lehnerus2000 said: View Post
    I never mentioned the "Start Screen".
    Your picture shows the "All Apps" screen.

    So the "All Apps" screen has Live Tiles?
    I never saw any in the W8.1 Ent Preview.
    Ok. I got confused as to what we were discussing, for I went on to discuss the Start Screen.

    You don't have to be a chameleon to be to able to glance a few degrees either side of your centre of vision.
    That’s not the point. Sure one can glance either way at the speed of light. Not sure if a chameleon can concentrate on two objects at the same time, but how many human minds can? Can you? If not, therefore it doesn’t matter if it opens on the same screen or another full screen.

    While one is cascading through the Start Menu odds are I will see the “tilette” (icon) to open the app before one gets to there’s. They aren’t icons on the Apps screen per se. They are mini representations of Start Screen tiles. We’ll call them tilettes.
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  6. Joined : Sep 2014
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       16 Sep 2014 #36

    HippsieGypsie said: View Post
    They are mini representations of Start Screen tiles. We’ll call them tilettes.
    I hope they aren't "moist".
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  7. Joined : Nov 2013
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       16 Sep 2014 #37

    Mystere said: View Post
    I hope they aren't "moist".
    Lol! When I was writing that in Word auto correct did change it to "toilettes". I snickered.

    BTW. It's good to see you posting again at 8F and now here at 9F, Mr. E.
    Last edited by HippsieGypsie; 16 Sep 2014 at 22:19.
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