WINDOWS 8

Presenter: Diana Silveira
Novare Library Services
AGENDA
Tour Windows 8
Explore the new metro start screen
How to find resources formerly within your Start menu
How to mana...
WINDOWS 8.1
Released last week
If have Windows 8, should have been an auto-update, if not go to store
Now available for pu...
GETTING STARTED
Image from
http://goo.gl/MYWUY
NEED
A
MICRO
SOFT
ACCO
UNT

Image from
http://goo.gl/MYWUY
CHANGE YOUR LOCK
SCREEN
OTHER LOGIN
OPTIONS
METRO
ESSENTIAL APPS
ADD ANY SITE TO
YOUR APPS
USING THE CORNERS
Char
ms
SNAP THE APP
SNAP THE
SEARCH
FILE MANAGEMENT
EACH
PROGRAM HAS
ITS OWN
DEFAULT
•

Browser = MyDownloads

•

Office = My Documents
SKYDRIVE
QUESTIONS?
CHALLENGE
Customize Your Experience
 Lock Screen
 Metro Screen

Change the default save location for your browser
Upload...
NEXT WEEK
Review Assignments – Challenges, Discoveries and More
User Accounts
Parental Controls
Security Settings
Addition...
WEEK 2 – WINDOWS 8
AGENDA
Utilizing Microsoft programs/apps like SkyDrive
Learn about User Accounts, Parental Controls and Security Settings
...
TURNING OFF
MULTIGESTURE

Control Panel > Mouse > Device Settings > Settings
Image from: http://goo.gl/mhUOHw
FINDING OLD FAVORITES
Paint
Calculator
Notepad

Search “Everywhere” > Right click on Program > Pin to Taskbar
TASKBAR
Add Toolbars to taskbar
Add Programs to taskbar
Move Taskbar
CONNECTING
DEVICES

Network Devices
Create a Homegroup
CREATING A HOMEGROUP

Control Panel > Homegroup
NETWORK
COMPUTERS/ACCOUNTS VIA
FOLDERS
CREATING NEW
ACCOUNTS
Why add accounts?
- Children

- Public v Staff
- Guests (At home and library)

Charms > Settings > Change PC
Settings
LOCAL V MICROSOFT
ACCOUNT

Note! You will need a MS Account to access A
FAMILY SAFETY
FAMILYSAFETY.MICRO
SOFT.COM
SECURITY OPTIONS
TIPS AND TRICKS
BOOT TO
DESKTOP
EXTEND
DESKTOP
BACKGROUND
TO START

Right Click on Desktop > Personalize > Taskbar and Navigation Prop
Settings > Change PC Settings > Search and A
HOTKEYS
Minimize Everything: Windows key + M
Open Explorer: Windows key + E
Screenshot: Windows key + Print Screen (saves ...
QUESTIONS?
CONTACT INFORMATION
Diana Silveira
diana@novarelibrary.com
www.slideshare.net/dee987
877-816-9638
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
Windows 8 -  Part 1 & 2 October 2013
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  1. 1. WINDOWS 8 Presenter: Diana Silveira Novare Library Services
  2. 2. AGENDA Tour Windows 8 Explore the new metro start screen How to find resources formerly within your Start menu How to manage files, folders and your desktop Learn all about Apps Utilizing Microsoft programs/apps like SkyDrive Learn about User Accounts, Parental Controls and Security Settings Discuss the pros, cons and upcoming features of the controversial Operating System
  3. 3. WINDOWS 8.1 Released last week If have Windows 8, should have been an auto-update, if not go to store Now available for purchase Major Changes: - “Start Button” - Boot to Desktop - Snap Smart Screen Apps
  4. 4. GETTING STARTED
  5. 5. Image from http://goo.gl/MYWUY
  6. 6. NEED A MICRO SOFT ACCO UNT Image from http://goo.gl/MYWUY
  7. 7. CHANGE YOUR LOCK SCREEN
  8. 8. OTHER LOGIN OPTIONS
  9. 9. METRO
  10. 10. ESSENTIAL APPS
  11. 11. ADD ANY SITE TO YOUR APPS
  12. 12. USING THE CORNERS
  13. 13. Char ms
  14. 14. SNAP THE APP SNAP THE
  15. 15. SEARCH
  16. 16. FILE MANAGEMENT
  17. 17. EACH PROGRAM HAS ITS OWN DEFAULT • Browser = MyDownloads • Office = My Documents
  18. 18. SKYDRIVE
  19. 19. QUESTIONS?
  20. 20. CHALLENGE Customize Your Experience  Lock Screen  Metro Screen Change the default save location for your browser Upload a document to Skydrive via Word or Skydrive Website
  21. 21. NEXT WEEK Review Assignments – Challenges, Discoveries and More User Accounts Parental Controls Security Settings Additional Tips and Tricks
  22. 22. WEEK 2 – WINDOWS 8
  23. 23. AGENDA Utilizing Microsoft programs/apps like SkyDrive Learn about User Accounts, Parental Controls and Security Settings Tips and Tricks Discuss the pros, cons and upcoming features of the controversial Operating System
  24. 24. TURNING OFF MULTIGESTURE Control Panel > Mouse > Device Settings > Settings Image from: http://goo.gl/mhUOHw
  25. 25. FINDING OLD FAVORITES Paint Calculator Notepad Search “Everywhere” > Right click on Program > Pin to Taskbar
  26. 26. TASKBAR Add Toolbars to taskbar Add Programs to taskbar Move Taskbar
  27. 27. CONNECTING DEVICES Network Devices Create a Homegroup
  28. 28. CREATING A HOMEGROUP Control Panel > Homegroup
  29. 29. NETWORK COMPUTERS/ACCOUNTS VIA FOLDERS
  30. 30. CREATING NEW ACCOUNTS
  31. 31. Why add accounts? - Children - Public v Staff - Guests (At home and library) Charms > Settings > Change PC Settings
  32. 32. LOCAL V MICROSOFT ACCOUNT Note! You will need a MS Account to access A
  33. 33. FAMILY SAFETY FAMILYSAFETY.MICRO SOFT.COM
  34. 34. SECURITY OPTIONS
  35. 35. TIPS AND TRICKS
  36. 36. BOOT TO DESKTOP EXTEND DESKTOP BACKGROUND TO START Right Click on Desktop > Personalize > Taskbar and Navigation Prop
  37. 37. Settings > Change PC Settings > Search and A
  38. 38. HOTKEYS Minimize Everything: Windows key + M Open Explorer: Windows key + E Screenshot: Windows key + Print Screen (saves to Screenshots folder > Pictures) Search: Windows key + Q Quick Access Menu = Windows key + X Settings = Windows key + I Toggle Desktop/Start  Windows key + D = On the Start screen, go to desktop.  Windows key to enter the tiled Start screen. Tablet:  Windows key + O locks orientation on devices with an accelerometer.  Screenshot: press the Windows button and the volume-down button Tips from http://goo.gl/3VNKb
  39. 39. QUESTIONS?
  40. 40. CONTACT INFORMATION Diana Silveira diana@novarelibrary.com www.slideshare.net/dee987 877-816-9638
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