Microsoft Windows 8.1 - What's New!

Learn about the new features in latest release of Windows 8.1
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  • Lectures 40
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 7/2014 English

Course Description

This Microsoft Windows 8.1 training course from Infinite Skills teaches you about the new features you will find in the latest version of Windows. This course is designed for users that are already familiar with Windows 8, or have taken the Infinite Skills Learning Windows 8 training course.


You will start by learning about how to make Windows 8.1 your own, including how to control Windows and Apps notifications, personalize the lock screen, and establishing quiet hours. This training course will then teach you how to find and use the matured Windows 8 apps, including using the updated calendar and the new lifestyle and reading list apps. Finally, this video tutorial will teach you how to connect to networks, the Internet, and the cloud, as well as how to keep your family and data safe and apply enhanced privacy settings.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will understand how to make use of new features that are available in Windows 8.1. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What are the requirements?

  • Windows 8.1

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn about the new features and updates in Windows 8.1

What is the target audience?

  • All users of Windows 8.1

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Windows 8.1 - New FeaturesMy First Section
Important - Download These First - Working Files
Article
0101 Series Overview
Preview
02:35
0102 What You Will Learn
Preview
03:14
0103 How to Access Your Working Files
Preview
03:22
0104 Using the Working Files
Preview
02:26
Section 2: Making Windows 8.1 Your Own
0201 Making Windows 8.1 Your Own
02:47
0202 Identifying Start Screen And Tile Updates
08:28
0203 Finding Everything With Simplified Windows 8.1 Search
05:59
0204 Using Consolidated PC Settings
06:29
0205 Disabling Screen Hot Corners
02:28
0206 Controlling Windows And Apps Notifications
03:13
0207 Establishing Quiet Hours
02:42
0208 Choosing Between The Start Screen Desktop And Apps List
04:24
0209 Personalizing The Lock Screen
06:30
0210 Finding Shutdown Options
02:13
Section 3: Finding And Using The Matured Windows 8 Apps
0301 Finding And Using The Matured Windows 8 Apps
02:45
0302 Grand Re-Opening Of The Windows Store
04:13
0303 Windows 8.1 N Editions
01:34
0304 Using The Title Bar, Multi-Window Mode And Controllable Snap
06:52
0305 Updates To The People App
06:22
0306 Using The Updated Calendar And New Alarms App
07:49
0307 Updates To The Mail App
07:56
0308 Getting Familiar With Skype Integration
08:34
0309 Updates To The Music App
02:47
0310 Updates To The Photos App
07:21
0311 Using The New Lifestyle Apps
08:43
0312 Using The Reading List App
03:49
Section 4: Connecting
0401 Connecting To Networks, The Internet And The Cloud
03:17
0402 Connecting To The Workplace With BYOD 0403 Creating Your Own VPN
05:58
0403 Creating Your Own VPN
05:14
0404 Understanding New Ways To Connect
05:50
0405 Working In The Cloud
06:41
Section 5: Keeping Family And Data Safe
0501 Keeping You, Your Family, And Your Data Safe
03:04
0502 Applying Enhanced Privacy Settings - Part 1
05:45
0503 Applying Enhanced Privacy Settings - Part 2
08:08
0504 The Windows 8.1 Child Account
04:25
0505 Switching Between Local And Online Accounts
02:40
0506 Improved Biometrics In Windows 8.1
03:05
0507 New Safety Features For Business Devices
05:10
Section 6: Conclusion
0601 What You Now Know
06:55

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Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.

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