Retail box microsoft windows 8.1 - full version,microsoft windows 8
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If you currently have a personal computer running Windows 7,
Windows XP with SP3 or Windows Vista then you can upgrade to
Windows 8 Pro (Professional). With Windows 8 Pro, you can connect
and share your files. Windows 8 Pro also adds enhanced features if
you need to connect to company networks, access remote files,
encrypt sensitive data, and other more advanced tasks.
The new Windows 8 start screen is your personalised home for items
you use the most and can be customised according to your user
preferences. Windows 8 Live tiles provide real-time updates from
your Facebook, Twitter, and e-mail accounts. Along with the new
Start screen, the lock screen now includes e-mail, calendar, and
To access your PC, Microsoft has replaced a standard PIN or
password with a swipe gesture; unlock your PC by clicking or
swiping preset locations you’ve selected on the lock screen. New
functions also allow you to search for your favorite software
programs, open, close, hide, resize, or run multiple apps
simultaneously with the swipe of a finger or a swipe of the mouse.
Windows has also made changes to make your PC more secure by
boosting its existing security features and adding "SmartScreen,"
which acts to prevent suspicious programs or apps from being
installed or running on your machine. Finally, Windows 8 also gives
you the ability to "refresh" itself to give users a new starting
point and a cleaner version of Windows.
You can upgrade to Windows 8 from Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows
XP, Windows 8 Release Preview, Windows 8 Consumer Preview, or
Windows Developer Preview, but you might not be able to keep all of
your files, software programs, and settings. The following table
shows what you can keep during an upgrade, depending on the current
version of Windows you are running. If you choose to boot from
removable media, you won’t be able to keep your software programs,
Windows settings, or personal files when you upgrade.
1 . This operating system is eligible for a free upgrade to Windows
10 when available. More details below.
2 . Protect your data by encrypting it with BitLocker & Access
one PC from another with Remote Desktop
3 . Access photos & files virtually anywhere with SkyDrive
4 . Windows 8.1 Pro offers enhanced features to help you easily
connect to company networks, access one PC from another, encrypt
your data, and more.
5 . Get to it all from the new Start screen, even your familiar
1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster for the processor and should support
PAE, NX, and SSE2
1 gigabyte (GB) RAM for 32-bit or 2GB for 64-bit systems
Free hard disk space:
16 GB for 32-bit or 20GB for 64-bit available hard disk space
DirectX 9 graphics card with WDDM drive
A Microsoft account and Internet access.
Additional requirements are needed for more functionalities to
Download Microsoft Windows 8.1 now for a more improved Windows 8
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