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9 Exciting Features Of The Upcoming Windows 8.1

By SiliconIndia  |   Friday, 07 June 2013, 04:42 Hrs   |    1 Comments
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Bangalore: Microsoft had announced about an update to its latest Operating System Windows 8. Codenamed as Windows Blue, Windows 8.1 is more than an update and will include major changes. Microsoft is expected to roll out this free update on 26th of this month.  For some time now, we’ve been adjusted to Windows 8 and found all slipups that could be improved for the better in the new version.
To get a gist of what’s in store, here is a list of nine exciting features coming with the new OS.



#1 Desktop mode




With this update, users can launch the Operating System in desktop mode, which resembles the same set up as the older versions. The Operating system’s start screen features various tiles which could be rearranged easily. Windows 8.1 now comes with more colors and backgrounds for the start screen and users can also choose desktop background as Start screen background.



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1: Don't forget that you can run multiple instances of the same Modern app.
Posted by:jtucker - 08 Jun, 2013
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