If you’ve recently purchased a Windows 8 computer, you’re definitely in for a shock on how to use your computer. Microsoft recently updated their Windows 8 operating system to Windows 8.1 which allows users to use their mouse easier. Windows 8 was developed using the touch/tap technology, of course, Microsoft quickly found out there are many users that want to use their mouse. Thus, the reason for the new 8.1 update. Once you get accustomed to Windows 8.1 you’ll find lots of great features and the more you use it, the easier it is to use. However, it is a must to watch a few videos to help you jump start the learning curve and then just breathe.
You can view all four videos in under 30 minutes.
Basic Windows 8 videos ~ Getting Started
Great overview video by JAGTutorials for Windows 8.
Windows 8.1 update (part 2)
Windows 8.1 update videos by Microsoft
The two videos below were produced by Microsoft are very short, demonstrate several shortcuts and how to move and organize tiles.