Get to Know Windows 8
• Explore the four versions of Windows 8
• Install or set up Windows 8
• Log in to get started
• Use the Start screen
• Run Windows Store apps
• Switch between Windows Store apps and desktop programs
• Use the Windows desktop
• Work with gestures if you have a touchscreen PC
Welcome to Windows 8! This is a brand new operating system with lots of exciting features and powerful tools that make it easier than ever to get the most out of your PC. In this book we’re going to show you what you can do in Windows 8—and how you do it.
As you start using Windows 8, keep in mind that you’re using a completely ...