More Windowing Options for New Style Apps On Windows 8, users could split their screen to run up to 8 apps on two 2560 x 1600 monitors. You can repeat the same process. You could name one group 'Work' and one 'Play', to be completely unoriginal and dull, for example. This will download all files stored in the cloud and save them locally. Any open app can also be pinned using your mouse by clicking at the top of the tile and dragging it to the left or right side of the screen. Rating: You can read or download Understanding Windows 8. However, in the inner functionalities and features, you might spot some major differences.
When you click one of the menu options near the top of the screen File, Home, Share, or View , this new menu will appear. Bottom-left corner The bottom-left hot corner of the screen allows you to access the Start screen. Scale Each Screen Independently In the past, Windows allowed you to scale up icons and fonts to a maximum of 500%. Enable the option On to create a lock screen slideshow. Set a universal wallpaper Get the feeling that your desktop backdrop would look equally fetching on the Start screen? Dock your apps Windows 8 let you dock two apps alongside each other, but Windows 8.
Es werden keine Vorkenntnisse vorausgesetzt. Open from the lock screen Windows 8 opens on its lock screen, which looks pretty but unfortunately displays no clues about what to do next. If you want to keep your favorite app at the top of the Search list, right-click the app and choose Pin. If you're new to the Windows 8 experience, you might be irked by some of the interface tweaks Microsoft has made. Below, is a brief explanation of each of these corners. Customize your tiles Make the most of your Windows Start screen tiles by adjusting the sizes, where they are located, and what is listed.
This also shows up files on SkyDrive too. It actually doesn't do much more than the old bottom-left hot corner did, but many will find it reassuring anyway -- click the Start button to bring up the Start screen or to go back to the desktop , or right-click to access key system sections such as the Control Panel and Task Manager. Everything Else There's more to Windows 10 than just the Start menu, quick action toggles, Cortana, desktop and window controls, Edge, and the new File Explorer. As you begin typing, the results will start appearing on the left side. Below, is a short list of the most common questions previous Windows users have.
Group apps The Start screen apps are initially displayed in a fairly random order, but if you'd prefer a more organised life then it's easy to sort them into custom groups. To customize these settings, right-click on the Windows Desktop, select Screen Resolution, and select Make text and other items larger or smaller. Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts Knowing at least some of the Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts helps make your Windows 8 experience much more enjoyable. We've poked around every part of Windows 8, uncovering many of its most important tips and tricks, so read our guide and you'll soon be equipped to get the most out of Microsoft's latest release. This book is really good as well as enjoyable to read.
Other apps include Alarms, Calculator, and Sound Recorder, which weren't in the first iteration of Windows 8, believe it or not. If you're just getting started with Microsoft's newest operating system, these tips and tricks will turn you into an 8. If what you are searching for is not a file or program, click on the app you want to use as the search. People Microsoft touts the People feature in Windows 8 because they understand how many people are using social networks today. Click or tap the drop-down menu by the Apps heading to change how the items are sorted. QuickBooks All-in-One For Dummies is the solution smallbusiness owners and managers have been looking for. Edit your photos Microsoft has been busy at work on many of the Start screen apps, including Photos, which now includes basic editing tools.
If this option does not appear, that means there is nothing to clean up. Andy Rathbone informiert Sie umfassend. In this view, if you right-click on a group of tiles you'll be given the option to name group, which can be useful if you have a group of related tiles e. QuickBooksAll-in-One For Dummies is a comprehensive guide to keeping yourbusiness on track. If you're using a touchscreen, press and hold the icon, then flick down and select 'Pin to Start'.
Reader The Reader app gives you support right out of the box. If you can't find it on the Start screen, click the down arrow bottom left to see the full list of installed apps. But with the help of a third-party app, you can very easily change the background to a color or picture of your choosing and remove your account picture for a sleeker look. In the previous version, the users either had to drag the pointer all the way to corner or achieve the shutting down with the help of the screen. Below are a few of the included apps. In this book, you'll learn how to: -Master the Start Menu.