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Easy Windows® 8.1 by Mark Edward Soper

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Chapter 1. What’s New and Improved in Windows 8.1

Microsoft Windows 8.1 is a significant update of the eighth generation of the world’s most popular desktop and laptop computer operating system. Windows 8.1 extends the reach of Windows not just to standard desktop and laptop PCs and full-size tablets (11-inch and larger), but also to a newer generation of tablet devices as small as eight inches. It also brings along big improvements in functionality, ease of use, and customization to existing Windows 8 users.

Windows 8.1 makes switching between its default Modern UI tile-based interface and the classic Windows desktop easier than ever before, while adding more customization and management features to the Modern UI. If you prefer to boot directly ...

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