The new OS hit general availability on October 17 same year, and promoted as a free update to Windows 8 and NT for existing users.
There were many concerns about the huge changes Microsoft made with the GUI, and with the evolution of the user interface in Windows 8 operating system. Whilst, Windows 8.1 in turn received relatively positive reception, with critics praising the expanded functionality available to apps in comparison to 8, along with its user interface tweaks and the addition of expanded tutorials for operating the Windows 8 interface.
Albeit, Windows 8.1 was criticized for not addressing all Windows 8 problems, despite improvements to user experience.
Now join Global Knowledge instructor Mark Mizrahi as he leads you through six key features and updates in the Windows 8.1 operating system and why you should consider upgrading in this special report series by downloading the free whitepaper on Making the Case for Windows 8.1.