Upgrading to Windows 8.1

What does this course offer you?

Windows 8.1 provides the user with new user interface challenges. In this course, the new user interface as well as the new apps and the charms bar are explained in detail. The course also covers how to work with the familiar Windows desktop and how to switch between open applications and apps. You also get to know the new Internet Explorer and the new Windows 8.1 Explorer.

What does this course include?

In addition to the instructional content, practice exercises and test questions are also included.


Course Topics

  • Overview
  • Getting started
  • Starting on the desktop and multitasking
  • Internet Explorer
  • Searching and finding
  • Explorer
  • Connected devices
  • Windows Store
  • PC settings
  • Settings and Help

Technical Specifications


  • Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8
  • Internet Explorer 7 / 8 / 9* / 10* /11*
  • Firefox 10 or higher
  • “Script ActiveX controls marked safe for scripting” must be enabled

* In Internet Explorer 8 and higher, the Internet Explorer 7 "Compatibility Mode" is used to guarantee the optimal display of course content.

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