Essential Windows 8.1 Skills is a complete introduction to Microsoft's newest operating system and all its exciting new features. Windows 8.1 provides users with a new, touchscreen-friendly approach of tiles and full-screen apps.
Part of our new Essential Skills series, this text uses a highly visual design. Whether you're using Windows for the first time, or upgrading from an older version, our solution will show you what you need to know. Learn about using the new interface, displaying the Charms Bar, and working with Tile Apps. Find out how to customize the interface and boot operations, how to work with programs and files, use the web and social media, manage music and photos, and much more.
Highly visual design engages students with 9 lessons
Minimal required reading reaches more learners
Clearly explained hands-on exercises enable skill development
Get to it all from the new Start screen, even your familiar desktop
Personalize with more tile sizes, colors, and backgrounds. Do more with side by side views of apps and sites
Access photos and files virtually anywhere with OneDrive built-in
Search, browse, and share more securely and quickly
eLab is a secure, web-based solution that offers automated assessment, gradebook management, and extended online training, all through an easy-to-use web interface. Create your tests, assignments and other content using eLab’s easy to use interfaces. You have complete flexibility.
NOTE TO STUDENTS: THIS OPTION IS ONLY INTENDED FOR STUDENTS ENROLLED IN INSTRUCTOR-LED COURSES THAT ARE USING ELAB ASSESSMENT AND TRAINING AS PART OF THE COURSE CURRICULUM.