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    How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    I heard that we can enable the Administrative tools in Windows 8 OS which gives the extra options like Event viewer, Performance Monitor etc. in the Metro screen itself, How to do it? Can you tell me the steps to do it?



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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    You can enable the Administrative tools in Windows 8 just by following the steps given below,

    STEP 1: Open the Metro settings or press Windows key + I -> Click Settings link.

    STEP 2: Change the “Show Administrative Tools” to Yes.

    STEP 3: Now Click in the empty screen and scroll back to the right side of the screen where you can find another new set of options available with Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, Task Scheduler etc.
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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Hello,

    To activate and access the windows 8 administrative tools follow these steps
    1)Open the metro Charms screen.
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    3)Display the charms bar while on the metro UI. Click on the settings button.Turn on "Show administrative tools"


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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    HELLO,

    You can easily activate Administrative tools in Windows 8

    You can enable the Administrative tools in Windows 8 just by following the steps given below,

    STEP 1: Open the Metro settings or press Windows key + I -> Click Settings link.

    STEP 2: Change the “Show Administrative Tools” to Yes.

    STEP 3: Now Click in the empty screen and scroll back to the right side of the screen where you can find another new set of options available with Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, Task Scheduler etc.

    Thank u

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    I heard that we can enable the Administrative tools in Windows 8 OS which gives the extra options like Event viewer, Performance Monitor etc. in the Metro screen itself, How to do it? Can you tell me the steps to do it?
    Activated Administrative Tools in Windows 8 :
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    Now you are searching for how to activate administrative tools in windows 8, then you don't worry i am providing the instructions for activate the administrative tools in your windows 8 they include;..


    • First of you need to open the windows 8 metro start screen.
    • Other wise you can click shortcut key that is press Windows key + c.
    • After that you need to click on the setting tab.
    • Now under start settings, you will see "Show Administrative Tools" tab.
    • After that you will be observed that the administrative tool is ON or OFF.
    • Generally it is OFF, then you need to turn ON it.


    The Administrative Tools tiles like Disk Defrag, Computer Management, Windows Firewall and more display on the Metro Start screen and you need added to Metro UI, so your administration tool will be activated.

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Dear User .....

    Here i can see your problem...So i will tell you the best solution for this problem.....
    Let's have a look ....

    So first of all go and turn on your computer and then go to the home screen ...After that Open the Metro settings or press Windows key + I -> Click Settings link....After that just change the “Show Administrative Tools” to Yes...Now at the end just click in the empty screen and scroll back to the right side of the screen where you can find another new set of options available with Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, Task Scheduler etc.....

    Hope you like that information....
    Thank you ....

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    You can activate the Administrative tools in Windows 8. Below are the steps to do it-
    • Firstly you need to press Windows key I and then click on the settings link.
    • You may find the Show Administrative Tools option there.
    • Turn it ON this option. It will activate the Administrative Tools in windows 8.
    • To use the extra options, you need to click on the blank screen and use the options.

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Hi,

    Activation of Administrative tools in Windows can be done in easily without much problem.

    Here`s how it can be done.

    Open the Metro settings or press Windows key + I > Settings > set “Show Administrative Tools” to Yes > Click on the empty screen and scroll to the right of the screen to find another set of options available, "Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, Task Scheduler" etc.

    Activate them to extract the benefit of the options from your Windows 8 OS.

    Thanks.

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Follow these easy steps to enable Administrative tools in start menu


    1. Windows 8 has option to add all administrator tools to start menu. To do this, hover the mouse over the bottom right corner and then click Settings from the right floating sidebar
    Settings45.jpg
    2. Now click Settings from the sidebar menu and you can see a slider for the option “Show administrator tools”. Slide the option to enable it. Once enabled, you can see all the administrator tools available on the start screen
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    3. This is quite handy if you access these tools most of the time, you can selectively unpin them from the start menu.
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    4. To disable all of them, follow the same steps.

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    . Hit the Win+I shortcut to bring up the Settings charm, then select Tiles.
    2. Move the slider under "Show administrative tools" to the right so that it says "Yes."
    (Credit: Screenshot by Ed Rhee/CNET)
    When you go back to the Start screen, you'll see 21 new tiles for administrative tools.
    • Component Services
    • Computer Management
    • Defragment and Optimize Drivers
    • Disk Cleanup
    • Event Viewer
    • iSCSI Initiator
    • Local Security Policy
    • ODBC Data Sources (32-bit)
    • ODBC Data Sources (64-bit)
    • Performance Monitor
    • Print Management
    • Resource Monitor
    • Services
    • System Configuration
    • System Information
    • Task Scheduler
    • Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
    • Windows Memory Diagnostic
    • Windows PowerShell (x86)
    • Windows PowerShell ISE (x86)
    • Windows PowerShell ISE

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Hi friends

    You can enable the Administrative tools in Windows 8

    following the steps given below-----

    1st---: Open the Metro settings or press Windows key + I ->
    2nd---:Click Settings link.
    3rd---:Change the “Show Administrative Tools” to Yes.
    4th---:Now Click in the empty screen
    5th---:scroll back to the right side of the screen
    6th---:find another new set of options available with Performance Monitor, Event Viewer, Task Scheduler etc.

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    It is very simple to activate Administrative tools
    First go to start
    then press windows key+I together
    now settings window will open
    there you can select tiles
    now select show administrative tools
    turn on this option by swing from left to right
    by doing this you will enable the administrative tools

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    Re: How to activate Administrative tools in Windows 8? Can you tell me the steps to do it?

    Hi dear friend........to activate the Administrative tools...... follow the below guide lines

    First press windows key+X combination from the key board

    now click on RUN option from the pop up

    then type Control admintools in the run box

    now press ENTER key from the keyboard.........after that Adminstrative tools windows will be opened

    in that window you can see the options Event Viewer, performance monitor ....options .....

    ALL THE BEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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