How to Use Windows 8 Calculator. Because of Metro UI and new Start menu use of Calculator becomes hard. Now Pin Windows 8 Calculator to the task bar for quick use. You can unpin it anytime from just one click.
Windows 8 has a unique user interface. You will need to Pin Windows 8 Calculator to the Task bar for rapid use. Each and every applications are design specially for either tablets or touch screen PC. There is no direct access without making either shortcut or Pin to task bar.
Here I am came with basic Windows 8 app “Calculator” a most used application. Calculator is basic function and used by everybody who need to calculation. In the technology world we do not calculate even simple calculation with our mind and while working on a Windows system then we must need to use Calculator but since Windows 8 beta has been released it becomes hard to use calculator in Windows 8. If i talk about myself I personally feel lack of start menu which have easy access to all basic function of windows. If you also feeling bad without start menu in Windows 8 then enable it.
How to Open Windows 8 Calculator With Shortcut
If you do not want to disable Metro UI and enable old start menu then you should pin calculator to the task bar that’s how you will able to open Windows 8 calculator quickly. Its not tough to arrange shortcuts on the windows 8 you can do it as one, two and three. Just follow me…
1Just point out your mouse to the task bar left bottom corner where you will find start button but do not hit it and Choose “Search” from popup.
2A Sidebar will be open at the right side. Type “Calculator” in the box and hit “Apps” from the bottom.
3A result will be visible with Calculator. Right click on Calculator. Calculator will be check-mark.
4You will be notice two options at the bottom of your windows. One is “Advance” Second is “Pin”.
5Just click on “Advance” button and then select “Pin to Task bar”.
Done. You have successfully added calculator on the task bar. Now when you need calculator for calculation, Just click on Calculator from Task bar.
How to Unpin Windows 8 Calculator from Task bar?
Once you have added calculator on the task bar, you can anytime unpin it from there. Do following…
- Right Click on Calculator on the task bar.
- Click “Unpin this program from task bar” option to unpin calculator from task bar.
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Rehana Shaikh is author of How to Use Windows 8 Calculator.