You may also refer to the suggestion by Andre Da Costa replied on April 5, 2014: For more information you may also refer to Windows 8. Which one is your favourite? Clicking the Start button on the Desktop will launch the Start screen, which you'll use to open programs and search for files. Among these are disappearing icons from the taskbar, Start Menu lock-ups, Windows Store download bugs, copy and paste errors, problems with audio and more. Microsoft has also dropped in some other handy features. Plus, users can have the same app running on multiple windows, such as Internet Explorer, for improved multitasking capabilities.
A static list in Windows 8, the Windows 8. In fact, we're still finding tweaks after weeks of playing with the final version of the operating system. Apps are larger and featured more prominently. In users can turn their Lock screen into a slideshow of photos that they've taken straight from their device or from SkyDrive. It has plug-and-play support for 3D printers, enable apps to print 3D jobs and understand 3D file formats. Indeed, when you are trying to run the previous Windows, you might find something difficult and confusing. Did I miss out any new features? Windows 8 goes one step further, enabling users to dock a Start page app like Weather or Bing to the side while you work on the desktop.
Hot Corners Microsoft introduced Hot Corners last year with the release of Windows 8. Windows 10 will still be able to run all the touch-friendly apps created for Windows 8. Win+C brings up the Charms bar, for example, while pressing the Windows key on its own switches between the desktop and the Start page. To do this, open the Windows Store app from the Start screen, then select Update Windows. Many businesspeople find that , a free alternative to Remote Desktop, does everything they need and that Remote Desktop amounts to overkill.
This means if you visit a website for a music festival or concert, Xbox Music will automatically match artists and songs to those listed on the website and create a playlist for you. Slide to shut down: Slide to shut down is one of the hidden features present in Windows 8. Improved Start Screen Instead of existing as one huge row of square tiles, the Start Screen is now practically split into two separate areas: Start Screen and All Apps. So, for instance, clicking on a picture within an email will launch the image in the photo app alongside the Windows 8 mail application. Have you known Microsoft Windows 8. If you want the whole enchilada, you have to pay for volume licensing and the Software Assurance program.
An icon will appear if your device is compatible with the feature. SkyDrive's tentacles work their way even deeper into Windows 8. Small tiles on Start screen: Start screen now lets you have tiny app tiles. When typing on screen, suggestions automatically appear directly under where the user is typing. Users can control access to specific folders based on a fingerprint rather than a password or smartcard, which significantly increases total system security. You can find a good list of business features in the.
More: The Xbox Radio Music app allows you to create new radio stations centered on your music collection. It also lets you manage your recipe, plan your meals, and shopping list. The built-in Windows Store also helps to keep you and your computer safe by showing you what information each app will have access to. Start button It's true, Windows 8. Keyboard shortcuts Use the Ctrl+Tab shortcut to see all of your Windows 8 apps listed together Swiping and tapping around Windows 8 is fine on a touchscreen interface, but what about standard laptops and desktops? The Start screen now has more tile sizes and background colors, as well. If it did, 'Device encryption' would appear underneath 'Change product key' in the image at left.
Sometimes, it's the little things that make a big difference, and that's definitely the case with. Multitasking in Windows has always been excellent. However, it has removed some of the transparency effects that often caused Windows 7 and Vista to run slowly. Hit the links sprinkled throughout this slideshow for additional in-depth information about new capabilities, or read our for the definitive take on Microsoft's bold attempt at compromise. If so, what are your favorite features? To do this, click on the Desktop tile, right-click anywhere on the Windows 8.
The new app description pages displays screen shots as large tiles and sections certain information behind tabs, and you can navigate through this information by scrolling to the right. Additional features include the ability to receive Remote Desktop connections, the ability to participate in a Windows Server domain, Encrypting File System, Hyper-V, and Virtual Hard Disk Booting, Group Policy as well as BitLocker and BitLocker to Go. The Power Menu in Windows 8 Start Menu Search Speaking of searches, the Start Menu Search has been significantly improved. Launch the Windows Store, then open the Settings charm and select App Updates. Internet Explorer 11 is one of the slickest touch-friendly browsers around, and buried within is a setting that makes browsing the Web even more pleasant: Reading View. Because of this, the interface has been simplified so it will work with touchscreens.
What are the features of Microsoft Windows 8. A new reading view makes settling down with long articles a pleasure, and new functionality treats some pinned websites as Live Tiles, displaying up-to-date article information. This operating system has provided security of enterprise-grade which prevent your data in your pc or laptop get harmful malware. Desktop mode, on the other hand, is the more traditional-looking home screen with the toolbar on the bottom. Larger, pixel-packed displays can now snap three or more apps simultaneously depending on their resolution, and you can dynamically adjust how much of the screen each app occupies. The little tweaks continue once you actually open the Camera app, which can now take panoramic pictures in the style of Microsoft's Photosynth app seen at left —though the feature on all hardware, even if you have a webcam. In Windows 8, you could only run a second app in a narrow sidebar window, but with 8.
All they did here is impliment everything you could already do with win 8 and a program called right click extender and another called win 8 start screen customizer. They will be framed in the same windows as programs so they can be resized, moved, maximized, minimized and closed. Virtually every baked-in Windows 8 app, from Mail to Music to the newly panoramarific Camera, has been updated in some way—as we've reported in our. Oh, and did I mention it's much faster now? There are even short animations showing the new gestures in action. Others found it difficult to open programs. This effectively makes the Lock screen into a digital photo frame. Users can also adjust the size of each opened app.