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How to Search Apps on Windows 8 Store

Earlier, I have written about the disable Windows 8 Store app option for users and today I am writing one more post to learn how to search any App on Windows 8 Store. I know that many of my blog visitors still have little or no idea about Windows 8 Metro Apps. Windows 8 Metro is a completely new concept from Microsoft and they launched it for the first time on Windows 8. Windows 8 Metro Apps is a combination of HTML5 and Java scripting to create useful and small applications which can run directly from the Windows 8 Metro Wall. Microsoft has just released information about three different Windows 8 versions to be released and all of them will support Metro Apps. So it becomes very important that you know about Windows 8 Apps and its store. You can read my post from the link listed below to read more about the various Windows 8 versions and their differences.

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In the Windows 8 Store, you can find a large number of Metro Apps that can be installed on Windows 8. To search for any app in Windows 8 Store, just press the Windows Key + Q and search for Store. In the search results, you will see a Store option; click on it to start searching Windows 8 Store apps.

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In the Windows 8 Store, you can search and install loads of applications. You can search applications by categories, trial or full and old or new. Windows 8 Store Categories are Games, Social, Entertainment, Photos, Music & videos, Sports, Books and reference, News & weather, Health and fitness, Food and dining, Lifestyle, Shopping, Travel, Finance, Productivity, Tools, Security, Business, Education and Government. Applications in these categories can be free or paid and trial as well.

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It is well known that Windows 8 Consumer Preview does not have a Start Menu and but we can’t say the same for the final version of Windows 8. Many Windows 8 users don’t like to use Windows 8 Metro Start and are looking for a solution to get the Start button back. You can read my previous posts to get the Start Button back on Windows 8.

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