On July 29, 2015 Windows 10 is set to be
released. This release of Windows 10 comes with Microsoft Edge, an all-new browser that’s built to give
you a better web experience. With Windows 10 you can write or type notes directly on webpages and share them with
others, read online articles free of distraction, and save your favorite reads
for later access. Also with Cortana enabled, you get instant access to key actions like
making reservations or reading reviews without leaving the page you’re on.
sure you’d like to know what’s new in Windows 10. Windows 10 has the following
- New start menu. The new start menu looks like the old start menu. It brings
some features from the Windows 8.1 start screen, such as live tiles, and can be re-sized.
Windows 8 task switcher has been removed. There is now a new task view so users can
switch between virtual desktops.
- A new snap
assist feature helps you snap windows. This feature also helps users work out which way is best to
snap apps to. You can snap windows into new screens and tile Windows.
command prompt is now getting keyboard shortcuts. Now you’ll be able to paste in your commands.
improvement to Windows Explorer. A new home location is the new default view in Windows
Explorer. There’s also a share button on the Windows Explorer task-bar.
- Windows 10
Universal Apps. Windows 10 will be able to run on all devices from phones to
servers and there will be a single app store across the lot.
- Universal apps
now float on the desktop. The new Universal apps also work on the desktop and float in
their own Windows.
to the features listed above, Windows 10 also starts up and resumes fast, has
more built-in security to help keep you safe, and is designed to work with
software and hardware you already have.
currently have Windows 7 or 8, you will be entitled to download Windows 10 free
of cost for 1 year, however if you don’t have neither Windows 7 or 8 then there
will be a charge for the new release. Upon the release of Windows 10, Software
Solutions will install it on various machines in our office with hopes to have
it fully deployed in September.