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Resources for Windows 8
Last Updated: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 > Related Articles
Learn how to how to configure your Windows 8 computer for Cox services.
We here at Cox would like to ensure that you have everything you need to get your services up and running as fast possible on Windows 8. Included below on instructions on how configure your Windows 8 computer for Cox services and we have also added guides on how use some of the new features of Windows 8.
We'd also like to hear from you on your experiences using Windows 8 on the Cox network. Please leave your comments in our feedback box at the bottom of this article.
Before you upgrade your computer, Microsoft highly recommends running their system compatibility tool. For more information, see http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/upgrade-to-windows-8.
Set up Instructions
- Find Your Way Around Windows 8 - Learn where familiar options are located in the Windows 8 operating system.
- Managing Windows 8 Internet Connection Settings- Learn the steps to access the Internet connections settings and reset your IP address in Windows 8.
- Manage Your PC Browser - Learn how to enable or disable cookies; allow or deny cookies; clear cache, private data and recent history; manage bookmarks or favorites, pop-ups and connection or security settings.
- Set Up Cox.net Email in Windows 8 Using Thunderbird - Access your cox.net email in Windows 8 using this 3rd party email client.
Note: Windows 8 Mail does not support POP. You can always access Cox.net email using your WebMail account. For more information see Windows 8 email support.