Five Facts About Windows 10

Long awaited, Microsoft released Windows 10 turns instead of Windows 9 as the successor to Windows 8.1. The operating system is intended for use in a wide range of devices, from mobile, desktop, to the server.

Many are wondering why Microsoft as “jumping” of Windows 8 directly into Windows 10. With naming jump over one version, Microsoft is trying to show its seriousness by giving a fundamental change in the new operating system it.

There are also many other questions in the mind of the user, such as when to use it, what its applications, as well as questions about the interface and Start Menu button.

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Here is a brief summary of the facts of Windows 10 :

1. Upgrade

Windows OS users can get the Windows 10 operating system next year. Microsoft plans launch this operating system after Build annual conference for its developers. Possibility Windows 10 slide in mid or late 2015.

However, if they want to feel the first Windows 10 operating system, they can register themselves in Windows Insider Program, which opened on Wednesday (01/10/2014) US time. Registration can be done on Microsoft sites with URLs preview.windows.com

By following this program, then the user can obtain a copy of the operating system early stage (probably still a lot of bugs). Microsoft also has yet to decide what price to the retail version of Windows 10 OS.

2. Applications

Not many things are distributed by Microsoft about applications in Windows 10. But so far, the applications will be launched in Windows 10 would be universal, alias can be run for all types of devices, ranging from PCs, smartphones, to tablets.

Therefore, the developer is required to customize his application to be run on all platforms, ranging in terms of look up how to walk in all device with a variety of screen sizes. These applications can be downloaded through the Windows Store.

3. Interface

Unlike the Windows 8 operating system where the application is fully owned operated with the touch screen, then on Windows 10 this is optional.

When users pair the tablet device with a docking keyboard, then the interface shown in the form of a standard desktop display complete with the Start button again present.

Once the docking keyboard is removed, then the user will get a touch screen interface like Windows 8.

With Snap interface feature, users can also display more than one application in one window. Microsoft added support quadrant layout where users can display four windows simultaneously running applications simultaneously.

There is also support for a variety of desktop interface. Thus, the user can switch from one interface running applications interface to the desktop with ease.

4. Start button menu

As mentioned above, the Start menu has been presented again by Microsoft in its desktop screen. The back button during this sacred position, in the bottom left corner.

But different this time, the display is carried Microsoft Start Menu in Windows 10 is a combination of Windows 7 and Windows 8.

In addition to displaying a list of shortcuts to various applications, the Start menu also has a section that displays a window Live Tiles, which is the typical menu boxes of Windows 8.

5. Support device

Uncertain whether all Windows devices currently in circulation will support Windows 10 or not. Microsoft developed the Windows 10 from the base Windows 8.1 which has brought 64-bit computing.

Thus, some of the older processors are no longer supported by Microsoft’s new operating system. But for the PC, Windows 10 will be executed in the system that has not been too long.

In conclusion, if you buy a Windows device that was launched at this time until the next year, most likely these devices can be fitted with Windows 10.