Monday, August 5, 2013

Windows 8.1 AKA Windows Blue

     Windows 8 is the latest version of the Microsoft's OS.  Recently Microsoft has announced the newest OS, Windows 8 AKA Windows Blue.  At least that's the nickname for the OS.  Windows 8.1 comes with many new anticipated features. One of the most important features being added to Windows 8.1 is the option to be able to turn on your PC and go straight to the desktop mode instead of to the metro style UI.  For those of us that prefer the old desktop. Or have a non-touchscreen PC. Your desktop background can now be shown on the background for the metro style UI.  There are many new features these are  only a couple of great features, that Windows 8.1 has to offer.
     For those that want to know the important stuff and details of how the OS is going to work, continue reading...
     Windows 8.1 well be an update included to all who own Windows 8.  Windows 8.1 will be installed on manufactured machines instead of the original Windows 8 OS.  As Microsoft always does, they have released an consumer preview.  You can download this preview and try Windows 8.1 out for yourself! But BE WARNED, NOTE: Trying and installing the preview well wipe all of your data including drivers.  So please find your drivers online to make sure they have the proper ones for Windows 8. Use the Windows 8 drivers if they do not have Windows 8.1 drivers.  If you wait and be patient for the public official release you well not have to wipe your PC data.  When switching to the final release of Windows 8.1 you well have to wipe your data AGAIN!