With this upgraders course we help you to quickly become familiar with the new user concept of Windows 8. We show you how to continue without cumbersome ways to find your directories, launch programs and open files. For detailed information on how to use specific operating system functions please use our Online Help.
This upgrader course is based on the version Windows 8.1 Update 1, which has important differences to its predecessors!
Course Duration: 1 - 2 hours
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The User Interface of Windows 8.1
The User Interface of Windows 8.1 has been completely restructured. With the start screen it offers a great deal of new features. In this video we will introduce you to the new User Interface in Windows 8.1.
There are several ways of opening apps and programs in Windows 8. It depends on your individual workflow, which way is the most convinient for you. In this video we will show you different useful options.
Opening Files and Documents
In this video we will show you different ways to open frequently used files quickly and easily. As you cannot pin individual files to the start screen we will show you some other methods.
Using Favorites in the File Explorer
The Favorites are a convinient and time-saving way to navigate to your frequently used files and folders. In this video we show you how to create and customise Favourites in your File Explorer.
Organizing the Start Screen
In this video we will take a closer look at the new Start Screen and we will show you how to organize it. You will learn how to create and delete tiles, adjust them in size and position and how to create groups to further arrange them.
Using the File Explorer
The File Explorer - better known as the Windows Explorer - is the most important administration tool of your operating system. In this video we will introduce you to the new design and its navigation and management functions.
File Management Tools
The File Explorer offers a great number of tools to make your file management more efficient. In this video we show you the most important functions and features, such as sorting, filtering and grouping your files.