Screen At a Glance
Windows 8 provides both the new Start screen mode and the
Desktop mode of the existing OS.
When you turn on the computer, the Start screen is displayed,
which allows you to use the applications (Application, App,
hereafter referred to as an App) at the same location.
1 Start Screen
4 User Account
Using Windows 8
Refers to the default Start screen of Windows 8.
Refers to the apps that are currently installed.
The Charms is hidden at the right of the
screen. Place your mouse pointer at the edge
of the top or bottom right of the screen to
display the Charms.
Alternatively, slightly drag the right edge
inward with your finger to view the Charm
This refers to the currently used user account.
This refers to the menu that allows you to use
functions such as Search, Share, Start, Device
Switches to Desktop mode.
Allows you to take pictures or make a movie.