Reset tiles in the “Start menu” screen on Windows 8

If you ever want to wipe the slate clean of tiles, so to speak, try this:

  1. Start key
  2. Gesture from right to activate the charms menu. For non-touch devices (PCs), do an Alt+C and click Settings:image
  3. Tilesimage
  4. Under “Clear info from personal tiles” click the Clear buttonimage

Done!

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Odd message in XBOX Music app

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Had the filter in my Music app set to A-Z by song. But when set it back to by last downloaded it showed the message below:

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Clicked on Match my music

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Didn’t get any confirmation. The message went away, on the same machine, after a few minutes. Found this link in my screenshots of the issue in my offline screenshots.

http://support.xbox.com/en-US/music-and-video/music/what-is-xbox-music-cloud