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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 8.1 by Paul McFedries

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Chapter 1

Getting Started with Windows

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Are you ready to discover Windows? In this chapter, you tour the Start screen, learn about the mouse, connect to your network, and more.

Start Windows

Explore the Windows Start Screen

Display the Charms Menu

Get to Know the Windows Apps

Using a Mouse with Windows

Connect to a Wireless Network

Create a Microsoft Account

Work with Notifications

Put Windows to Sleep

Restart Windows

Shut Down Windows

Start Windows

When you turn on your computer, Windows starts automatically, but you may have to navigate the sign-on screen along the way. To prevent other people from using your computer without your authorization, ...

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