Disabling the Windows Key
In the Metro UI type Device Manager. In that menu, open System devices, and open the Surface Home Button menu. Open the Driver tab, and then tap Disable. Repeat this process to re-enable.
Settings > Change PC Settings > PC and devices > Mouse and touchpad and turn off Enable swiping in from left or right edge.
“If you think you are leading and turn around to see no one following, then you are just taking a walk.” – Benjamin Hooks
Ever wonder what people mean when they mention charms in relation to your Surface? To open the Charms swipe from the right side of your screen. Charms are also available on the external keyboard.
- Search – searches various places of the operating system and the Internet, unless an app is open. If the app sports search then it might search within that app.
- Share – share content with various apps. For instance, email, Twitter, etc.
- Start – opens the Windows Start screen.
- Devices – opens the device settings bar, which includes specific features like printing, projecting the screen to an external display or playing media in media player apps.
- Settings – the settings bar will let users change Surface Pro 3 settings like device settings, the look and feel of the user-interface, or open Control Panel.
“To have long-term success as a coach or in any position of leadership, you have to be obsessed in some way.” – Pat Riley
“Great leaders find ways to connect with their people and help them fulfill their potential.” – Steven J. Stowell
“The led must not be compelled. They must be able to choose their own leader.” – Albert Einstein
“My job is not to be easy on people. My job is to take these great people we have and to push them and make them even better.” – Steve Jobs
Pressing the Home button twice displays contact favorites. To disable contact favorites follow the steps below.
Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Show in App Switcher
“Leadership is lifting a person’s vision to high sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations.” – Peter Drucker
“Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” – Jack Welch