Windows 8 user guide to take a quick look at new features
If you are looking for a Windows 8 user guide to get a hang of features of the new operating system from Microsoft, there’s some good news. Microsoft has released an e-book titled “Introducing Windows 8: An Overview for IT Professionals” by Jerry Honeycutt.
This Windows 8 user guide is in the form of a PDF file that can be opened with Adobe Reader. The e-book is intended for IT professionals; however, it also discusses the basic features of the operating system which can be quite helpful for new users.
Here’s what all information about Windows 8 that you will get from this free e-book.
Windows 8 user interface
Windows 8 has a new interface and users who are accustomed to the design of the earlier Windows versions, will miss many old features. That’s where this Windows 8 user guide comes in handy to quickly get you started with the operating system. For example, the e-book gives you details about the touch gestures that are supported by Windows 8 and the corresponding ways to use the mouse. With this user guide, you can learn the steps for various tasks such as how to switch to the Start screen from an app, organize tiles into groups, pin tiles to the Start screen, search files, etc.
Also, check out our Windows 8 videos, which give you simple solutions to use the features of the operating system.
Windows 8 for IT professionals
The Windows 8 user guide discusses various technical aspects of the OS for the IT professionals. The topics are related to the deployment of Windows 8, developing apps, managing the applications, implementing group policies, Windows 8 recovery and security, etc. The e-book has easy to understand chapters which make Windows 8 quite simple for computer users. To read through the user-guide, click on Download