Download Windows 8.1 Preview with the “Start” button and new start screen


Windows-8-Metro-logoMicrosoft has launched a public beta model of Home windows 8.1. In regards to the improvements within the running device, the corporate mentioned at a convention for builders, which opened on Wednesday, June 26 in San Francisco.

Home windows 8.1 is an replace for the “G” and incorporates options no longer discovered within the unique meeting. The replace brings enhancements in personalization, constructed-in purposes, search, Home windows Retailer and enhance the cloud.

In Home windows eight, Microsoft Full one thing is tremendous crisp regardless of its obstacles, and the flexibility to put multiple utility open on the comparable time. Its obstacles is what made fairly uncomfortable on occasion to check these. Home windows eight in purposes will be adjusted to 30/70 p.c of the display for each and every. Home windows eight.1 eliminates these boundaries, permitting customers to put on the identical display three, 4 or extra monitors match supplied that the restrict of 500px every. It is now not 30/70, now could also be 50/50 or divide with out breaking the guideline of difficulty. In 7 and eight-inch capsules,  Home windows eight.1 suffer the sight of fifty/50 between functions in panorama mode.

The reinforce for more than one displays has been stronger on this model. TheVerge says that in his evidence could accommodate multiple applications across multiple screens and and to extend the machine to a wireless display that supports “Miracast”. Still, it has room for improvement. The applications accommodate the different screens is something that is so simple and easy, it can be confusing.

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In Windows 8.1, it was decided to return the “Start” button in its usual place – in the lower left corner of the desktop. However, it is also displayed Windows 8 program using the mouse / finger in the same corner. “Start”, however, does not work in Windows 7 and earlier versions. By clicking on the button, the user will not see the familiar menus. Instead, depending on your system settings, open or the “Start” with “live tiles”, or a list of all programs installed on your computer.

In Windows 8.1 had more opportunities to configure the device for themselves. Start screen offered more background colors and wallpaper, including animated wallpapers. You can change the size of the tiles, the opportunity to commit actions on selected groups of tiles at a time.


Microsoft finalized the search function. Now you can use it to find not only the files and programs on your computer, but also to look for information on the Internet through search engine Bing. Search is also supported in SkyDrive and applications, if the application developer is allowed.

Settings Quick access to your PC from Metro

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Users powerful or “Power Users” as they say, we had serious problems with the Control Panel in Windows 8, at least in the PC. The reality is that Microsoft placed on the subway an excerpt of what are the settings of the PC and many times forced us to have to go to Computer, Control Panel is, this means entering the traditional Desktop … in conclusion “Pain in the ass. “ Welcome and thank you for being “Windows 8.1”, Microsoft now provides direct access to more settings from the Metro interface that allow you to change the screen resolution or other things but that did not exist in the Windows version 8.

Bing is integrated through Windows 8.1

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I never explain how a tool like Microsoft Bing, was not integrated this agraves of its Windows operating system. Imagine Google makes a product that does not have as search engine the “Google Search”. Good, but bad decisions or obviated were already served and Bing has Windows 8.1 operating system completely around.

Now with just write something on the Start Screen, this information may execute orders to, recent searches, system settings, files, and other information. If you want to launch an application or game fast, you can also write several letters and the results will appear. Best of all, the interface is placed in Windows 8.1 highly intelligent and user learns your habits as you use it more often.

Bing Heroes is one of the new features in Windows 8.1 Bing. If you do a search for an artist, the results will be a full screen image, video and audio content on your computer screen. This made ​​a very intuitive and Metro style Windows 8.1. The links appear with a thumbnail containing a preview of where you go once you oppress. Wikipedia, YouTube, xBox Music and more are integrated into Bing Heroes .

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Almost all Windows applications have changed in this new version 8.1. The new Mail endure “Drag & Drop” sweep and the ability to group that is social and news in one place. The application is more powerful in Windows 8.1, while maintaining flexibility for tablets and touch more support and power users deserve Desktops and Laptops.  Internet Explorer 11 also received his agüita although visually very similar to IE10. The user interface was put down to the bottom and now these tabs or tabs, synchronize with Windows Phone, something that Apple does with Safari for a while and also Android Chrome. IE11 is only for the Metro interface does not come yet for Desktop, this is a great low since the Metro has other limitations, do not see it as a full browser yet.

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Microsoft to jump its redesigned xBox Music client for Windows 8.1, but the update was small for purposes of emphasis given during the presentation.Things like visual organization which is placed each of the areas has been improved somewhat. Now you have immediate access to the albums and music but the music player interface has undergone no change. Microsoft now offers non-subscribers, radio function allows you to search recommends artists and songs. The Charm of sharing can be invoked from a website that envista music artists to create a playlist instantly. This feature was shown but not yet built version “Preview” of Windows 8.1 offered by Microsoft for days. Finally, Microsoft revealed a xBox Music Web App for users of other platforms to access and service suscribiere.

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Other areas such as photography, cooking, Calculator and Sound Recorder. This is a good update from Microsoft. After many months of criticism, of a transition period for users who were afraid to enter the Metro, I think Microsoft has finally leveled the game with this update.

Whenever a company listen to consumers, this will be a successful company. We saw as they did with the xBox One and changing usage policies and used games, we see now with Windows 8.1. Hopefully this will be reason enough for Developers still supporting more new Windows 8.1 and enter the Windows Store

Download Windows 8.1 is that you can imagine throughout the Home windows Retailer retailer or on-line at Microsoft within the type of ISO-picture. The running machine is to be had in thirteen languages. Device Necessities coincide with the necessities of the elemental OS free up.

As a result of beta-standing new gadget is free to take a look at no longer most effective the customers of Home windows eight and Home windows RT, but in addition folks who work with Home windows 7, Vista, and Home windows XP. Saving private information, then again, Microsoft ensures simplest “seven” and “eight”.

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