Join Nick Brazzi for an in-depth discussion in this video Add additional storage with a microSD card, part of Learn Microsoft Surface: The Basics.
- The Microsoft Surface is designed like a tablet,…so there are not a lot of options for upgrading,…but one thing you can do is add…extra storage space by adding a microSD card.…Let me go to this web page as we talk about microSD cards.…First you need to decide which microSD card you need to buy.…The variables you need to consider are speed and capacity.…First let's talk about speed.…Speed is all about how fast files will copy to or from…the SD card, or how fast files can be read from the card.…
If you plan to be doing video editing or audio production,…these are the sorts of activities…that require really fast storage devices.…So I'm looking at a microSD card here that Microsoft sells…as an accessory for the Microsoft Surface.…This is a good choice at a competitive price,…if you're looking for a fast, high-capacity microSD card.…I want you to pay attention to this number…which usually appears on the card itself,…a number with a circle around it.…This notates the card's speed class.…
Class 10 is very fast.…While we're thinking about the speed of the card,…
Nick Brazzi then steps through how to best become productive with the Surface in Tablet mode, exploring the basic touch controls in Windows 10 and how to adjust important settings like notifications, quick actions, and more. Viewers also learn how to use touch to control apps (including Office), multitask, use the onscreen keyboard, work with tiles and pinned apps, and more. Viewers then learn how to get the most out of the Surface accessories, including how to use the powerful Surface pen with OneNote and for visual art. Finally, the course explores important customization and security settings, including how to use Windows Hello for fingerprint or face recognition for fast login.
- Connecting a keyboard and mouse to the Surface
- Running updates
- Using touch controls
- Switching modes
- Using the Surface pen
- Setting a PIN code
- Adding storage with a microSD card