January 9, 2022 / Rating: 4.8 / Views: 973 Gallery of Images "Windows 8 Features" (48 pics):
Windows 8 Operating System Features Instructional.
Windows Key + Tab Like alt tab, but for Windows 8. Windows Key + Number 1,2,3 Runs if not active or Selects active applications on taskbar. Windows Key + Shift + Period. Snap current app to the left side. Windows Key + Period. Snap current app to the right side. Windows Key + T Changes cursor focus to pinned applications on taskbar
Released just last week in Developers Preview mode, Windows 8 already contains more than 300 new features.At its Build developers conference, Microsoft pointed to plans to keep adding more new capabilities until Windows 8 evolves into a shipping product.Which of the existing features are most important to get to know about right now?While no list like this can even approach ‘all inclusiveness’, our list of ten key features in Windows 8 ranges across new jargon such as “charms” and “snap muti-tasking,” to first-time operatibility on ARM-based tablets, to major improvements around support for USB 3.0, touch keyboards, file copying, and more.Here, in no particular order of importance, is the list of ten: “Support for ARM-based chipsets, touch, and sensors makes Windows 8 work beautifully on your choice of a full spectrum of devices, such as 10-inch slates with all-day battery life, ultra-lightweight laptops, and powerful all-in-ones with 27-inch high-definition screens,” Microsoft contends, in a Windows 8 Guide distributed with Windows Developer Preview In addition, the ARM edition of Windows 8 includes a new mode dubbed “always on, always connected,” designed to let tablets act like smartphones.Safari is the best way to experience the internet on all your Apple devices.It brings robust customization options, powerful privacy protections, and industry-leading battery life — so you can browse how you like, when you like.And when it comes to speed, it’s the world’s fastest browser.