Friday October 26, 2012
Windows 8 Pro Upgrade now Available to pre-order!
We have exciting news S4S fans...........Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows 8 Professional Upgrade is now available to pre-order from Software4Sudents.ie!
Watch this video to learn more about Windows 8.
Windows 8 is built on Microsoft rock-solid foundation of Windows 7 with improvements to the speed and reliability of the software. This all-new touch interface is described as Windows reimagined and reinvented to focus on your life with beautiful, fast and fluid design perfect for a range of hardware from compact, touch-enabled tablets and lightweight laptops to PCs and large, powerful all-in-ones with high definition screens.
Microsoft open a world of possibilities with the latest features designed to increase your productivity and improve your user experience. Here’s a taste of what to expect:
A beautiful Start
Vibrant and beautiful, the Start screen is the new face of Windows. Each tile on the Start screen is connected to a person, app, or whatever else is important to you, and lights up with the latest info.
In addition to the new look start screen, Windows 8 incorporates the desktop that you’re familiar with. Think of the desktop as one of the many apps you can run in Windows 8. In the desktop, you will see all the settings, devices and features you used in Windows 7 and you can run the desktop apps you ran in Windows 7 too.
Go from full-screen game to spreadsheet in one swipe, or snap them side-by-side and do both. Catch up with friends, zip through your files, and get things done faster than ever.
Sleek and lightweight, with fast startup times and long battery life, Windows 8 PCs are built for work and play. If you prefer a touchscreen, a mouse and keyboard, or both, there's a perfect PC for you.
Cloud-connected with your Microsoft account
Sign in to your Windows 8 device with your Microsoft account and you’re immediately connected to the people, files and settings you care about. Your PC comes to life with all the things that make Windows yours, including your Start page, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favourites. You can connect your favourite services to your Microsoft account, too, like Hotmail, Messenger, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and more. And you can immediately get to your photos, docs and other files, whether they’re on SkyDrive, Facebook, Flickr or other services.