If you haven't heard already some really big news for Windows users was announced this past week. Windows 8.1 has officially launched. When Windows 8 launched last year, it brought with it a new, modern OS that was a big change from the way users interacted with their PCs. With that kind of major change comes areas for improvement. Windows 8.1 helps with this improvement and adds a lot of value to users and incorporates feedback from people who have being using Windows 8.
Some examples of these improvements include:
If you already have device running Windows 8, you can now download the free update to Windows 8.1 online through the Windows Store*. Visit Windows.com for everything you need to know including how to get the update. If you have a device running Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, or the Windows 8.1 Preview – this page on Windows.com will detect your OS and provide you with all the information you need in order to get Windows 8.1 on your device. I also highly recommend reading the FAQ which answers many of the most common questions about getting Windows 8.1.
So go ahead start updating your devices today and enjoy all the benefits of Windows 8.1
Don't have Windows 8 yet? If you are a student with access to DreamSpark Premium you can get it for free!
and its already been pulled from distribution, at least for rt! Any eta for getting it back?