TLTC Summer Series :: The Windows 8 Experience

On Wednesday July 24, 2013 the TLT Center ran a full-day session “The Windows 8 Experience” as part of the 2013 Summer Series.

This session focused on Microsoft’s new OS, Windows 8, and covered the new environment, interface and features.

Key elements of Windows 8, includes the new “Modern User Interface” (start screen), Modern Apps, Charms Bar, SkyDrive, as well as working with the traditional desktop applications.
Additionally, tips, tricks, and keyboard shortcuts to get the most out of Windows 8 were shared.

The presentation is embedded below. A PDF copy of the presentation is also available for download.

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Resources:

Best Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts (via cNet) http://cnettv.cnet.com/best-windows-8-keyboard-shortcuts/9742-1_53-50134414.html

Windows 8 Tutorials via Microsoft http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/tutorial

Microsoft Office 2013 Quick Start Guides http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/support/office-2013-quick-start-guides-HA103673669.aspx

Windows 8.1 (via cNet) http://reviews.cnet.com/operating-systems/microsoft-windows-8-1/4505-3671_7-35798810.html

Seton Hall University Windows 8 Blog http://blogs.shu.edu/win8/

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