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Computer Basics Absolute Beginner’s Guide, Windows® 8.1 Edition, Seventh Edition by Michael Miller

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5. Using the New Windows 8.1 Interface

Window 8 revolutionized the way Windows looks and works. Windows 8.1 picks up on those changes and adds a few more tweaks and refinements—all of which you need to learn to get the most out of your new PC.

Working Your Way Around the Start Screen

Everything in Windows 8.1 revolves around the Start screen. That’s where you start out and where you launch apps and software programs.

Note

While the Start screen appears ...

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