How to check the Windows version and System Properties information in Windows 8.1 Pro Preview?
If you are planning to download an app or you are looking to upgrade your operating system version, you will have to know which Windows version you are currently using. It is not that you will need to know this information to be able to operate your PC; it’s just that if you need to do anything to your PC from installing an app to doing any modification to the settings to upgrading the same – being aware of the operating system version can prove to be handy. Don’t worry if you do not know it yet. The steps provided below can help you to learn the information in just a jiffy.
If you are using a Windows 8.1 Pro Preview version, here is what you need to do:
- On the Start screen, move the mouse cursor to the top right corner of the screen and it will display the Charms menu.
- Click on the ‘Settings’ charm and then click on ‘Change PC Settings’.
- On the left pane, click ‘PC & Devices’ and then click ‘PC Info’.
- Now you can check the Windows version and other System information.Â
Did you find the Windows version and system information that you had been looking for? Keep the steps handy to refer to them anytime later as well.
For now, here is a short solution video that you can check out that will give you a visual display of the steps given above. To watch it now, click below: