Microsoft has recently announced about its upcoming windows 10. The predictions were made for welcoming windows 9 but Microsoft has directly jumped from windows 8.1 to windows 10. Terry Myerson, The Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s Operating System Group – said that the Windows 9 name wouldn’t be right according to Microsoft’s internal strategy.
The expected release date of windows 10 is just around the corner, i-e, by mid of this year. Via Insider Program, Microsoft will start circulating the Technical Previews build of Windows 10. Well now, let’s get straight to our interest for learning the new features of Microsoft Windows 10.
- The Inspiring Touch
Microsoft’s Joe Belifore said at a preview: “We want Windows 7 users to feel like they upgraded from a Toyota Prius to a Tesla, but they don’t need to learn a new way to drive.” Microsoft hasn’t given up on touch with the new OS. It has been designed to appeal experts and beginners alike. Microsoft is of the opinion of supporting the touch users who have continued with windows 8 and ‘evolve’ the touch UI.
- The Famous Start Menu
Another recognizable change in Windows 10 has been introduced in its famous Start Menu. It fairly looks like the old start menu but upgraded with few changes. It brings some features form Windows 8.1 start screen such as resizable live tiles.
- Fresh Task View: Switch Between Virtual Desktop
The task switcher has been knocked off. A new Task View has been familiarized in Windows 10. Users can switch between virtual desktops. This will enable the new users to use the taskbar rather than switching in other ways.
- The Snap Assist
Windows 10 welcomes ‘The Snap Assist’, a feature that helps users work out which way is best to snap apps to. Now, you can snap Windows into new screens and tile Windows.
- The Command Prompt Makes Its Way to the New Era
For those who use Command Prompt are getting luckier with Windows 10. Command prompt will now get Keyboard shortcuts! This means you will be able to paste in your commands.
- Continum- The smart detector
The most exciting thing that can be found out in Windows 10, The Continum. It is an on-the-fly mode for 2 in 1 devices which automatically changes its mode it detects there is suddenly no keyboard attached. For instance, a back button appears to help you control the desktop if the keyboard is removed.
- The Universal Window Apps
Windows 10 initiates the new app model –Universal Window apps. This is a new name being given to Metro Apps/Modern apps/ Window store apps. Probably these will work on Windows phone too. Now you can run all devices from phones to servers with windows 10.
- Improved Options for Business
The Windows 10 has got a lot to offer for business and enterprise. It renders plenty of options including a customized store and protection data. With Windows 10, you will be able to make a smart segmentation of personal and corporate data. If mixed data annoy you, with Windows 10 it won’t be a trouble anymore.
The few top changes have been identified. The overall modifications brought in the Window 10 are exciting and refreshing. The several variations are surely to assist the users for providing an ultimate better experience with Windows.