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
Refers to the apps that are currently
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.
This refers to the currently used user
This refers to the menu that allows you to
use functions such as Search, Share, Start,
Device and Settings.
Switches to Desktop mode.
Allows you to take pictures or make a movie.