Disable swipe on synaptics touchpad in Windows 8

If you’re using a touchpad on a laptop, like me with some fat fingers, the swip action is actually quite intrusive.  you can turn if off with the following   Disable swipe on Trackpad Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Synaptics\SynTPEnh\ZoneConfig\TouchPadPS2\Right Edge Pull] “ActionType”=dword:00000000 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Synaptics\SynTPEnh\ZoneConfig\TouchPadPS2\Left Edge Pull] “ActionType”=dword:00000000 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Synaptics\SynTPEnh\ZoneConfig\TouchPadPS2\Right Edge Pull Extended Zone] “ActionType”=dword:00000000 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Synaptics\SynTPEnh\ZoneConfig\TouchPadPS2\Top Edge…

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Good use of the Charms Bar in Windows 8 Metro.

If you’re using Win8 yet, no doubt you’ve run into the charms bar.  There’s a feature to extend via Share, links to your application. Details on the HOW are here: Adding share (Metro style apps using JavaScript and HTML) http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/hh758314.aspx So, Digital Folio has taken their shopping tool to Win8 and enabled some really cool…

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