Join Doug Winnie for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with games and apps, part of Learning Xbox One.
Games and apps are the heart of what the Xbox is about.…When you work with a game or app,…there are a few ways in which you can interact with them.…First, if you want to find an app to launch,…you need to view the ones that are installed in your Xbox.…To do this, we need to open…the "My games and apps" tile on the homescreen.…When you run this, the screen will show several things.…Let's look at how this screen is organized first.…On the left are the categories that are used…to organize what is on your Xbox.…
The first are "Games."…These are games that you have purchased…or downloaded digitally, or games that you've bought…on a disc and installed on the Xbox.…Apps are applications and system controls…that are available for you to use.…They are similar to the apps you install…from the Windows Store on a Windows 8 tablet or computer.…These vary from things like Internet Explorer…to browse the Web, Netflix to stream movies,…or system apps, like the "Friends" app to look…at your Xbox friends feed, or "Achievements,"…
- Connecting and powering up the Xbox One
- Working with games and apps
- Signing up for Xbox Live
- Using Xbox with your TV
- Controlling Xbox One with your voice
- Messaging friends
- Using OneDrive with Xbox One
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Q: This course was updated on 12/24/2014. What changed?
A: Five movies were added, covering the latest updates to Xbox One: updates to the Friends app, faster snapping for apps, the new Media Player app, and new features for Live TV.