This movie covers two important topics. The main focus is on the Microsoft Office apps. We'll talk about the two versions of the office applications - the desktop applications and the mobile apps. We'll identify which devices are best for each version and how the pricing scheme works. But, we'll also talk about how mobile apps work on desktop computers and desktop applications work on tablets.
- The fact that Windows is a full desktop…operating system that also runs on tablets…introduces some unexpected variables…when it comes to installing some applications.…The Microsoft Office applications,…Word, Excel and PowerPoint are a good…set of apps to talk about because they're…very popular, and they're the most likely…place where you'll run into some complications…which I want to talk about.…Here on the Start screen, I'm going to go into All Apps.…I want to scroll all the way down here and find Word.…And it's interesting to see here,…I have two versions of Microsoft Word…installed on this computer.…
So I want to talk about these two versions.…The one that's labeled Word 2016…is part of the full Microsoft Office Suite.…The full suite that's designed for desktop computers.…I installed this version of Word…through my Office 365 membership,…and I pay $99 a year for that membership.…So I'm paying full regular price…for this version of Word.…An Office 365 membership starts at $69 a year.…So, keep in mind that these are applications…
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