The new

Windows 8.1 brings you exciting new ways to use your PC. It's fast, fluid, intuitive, and designed to let you do what you want, the way you want.

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What's new in Windows 8.1?


The familiar made better


The desktop you're used to—with its familiar folders and icons—is still here. And not just still here, it's actually better than before.


Stay connected and tart conversations with contacts on your email, facebook and more!

 OneDrive : Your files are always with you


Maps: Quickly pinpoint your location

reliable classic, still there for you, and now optimized for touch.

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It's ready to download now from the Windows Store. Updating is easy—and it's free!


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Multitask with apps


Windows 8.1 lets you work the way you want. Move easily from one thing to another by multitasking on any Windows PC or tablet.

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Photo: Crop, fix, and apply filters quickly and easily

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Games: Discover the hottest new games for Windows.

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Take photos and videos and share with your loved ones.

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Internet Explorer 11: Fast, fluid, built for touch

Search once, go anywhere

Bing Smart Search gives you results from your PC, your apps, and the web. Results are in a clean, graphic view that lets you do things and launch apps right away.

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Open the Windows Store right from your Start screen to browse and download apps
Make it yours


Photos, news from friends, your favorite apps and sites—put what's most important to you on your Start screen.

Your Windows, everywhere

It goes where you go.

Use your Microsoft account to sign in to any of your tablets or PCs running Windows 8.1, and you'll see the same layout, apps, and settings.