Windows 8.1 Features

There are many Windows 8.1 features within the operating system. Learn all about them in this free lesson.

How is Windows 8 different from earlier versions?

There are many new features and changes in Windows 8, both small and large. These changes include a redesigned interface, online features, and improved security.

Interface changes

The first thing you'll notice about Windows 8 is that it looks totally different from previous versions of Windows. The all-new interface includes features like the Start screen, live tiles, and hot corners.