When it is displayed, be sure to read the License Terms carefully.
Getting to know Windows
For detailed information on what is new and how to operate Windows 8,
please refer to the Windows Help and Support.
The Start screen is the launching pad for everything you can do in the
Windows operating system, providing new and easy ways to access
everything from your favorite apps and Web sites to your contacts and
other important information.
From the Start screen, you can just start typing to search for what you
want. From there, you can easily switch between results for apps, files, and
Use the Windows Charms to start apps, find documents, set up system
components, and perform most other computing tasks.
By pointing the mouse pointer to the upper or lower right corner of your
screen, you will find a list of charms: Search, Share, Start, Devices and
Tiles can be accessed and launched from the Start screen.
This Charm allows you to locate items (apps,
photos, music, documents) on your computer.
This Charm allows you to share items (links,
photos and more).
This Charm takes you to the Start screen or, if
already on the Start screen, returns you to your
This Charm allows you to manage your
This Charm allows you to access your
computer's settings(volume, brightness,
connecting to the internet and more).