Read text with the Reader app Windows 8.1


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Reading text with the Reader app

One app I really like that's built into Windows 8.1 is the Reader app. If you've ever worked with read only documents, whether they be PDF documents, the Adobe read only format, or XPS files, the Microsoft read only format. There is one reader that will read both of those types of files, so you can view them, but use a number of options to work with those files. That's what we're going to look at right now and the Reader app by default does not appear on your Start screen. So we'll go down to the arrow in the bottom left corner to see all apps.

There's the Reader app, we could click it to run it, or we could right click it to select it and pin it to the Start screen if it's something you're going to use on a regular basis. That takes us back to our Start screen, I'm just going to move this up to the far left hand side here under my General Apps, there we go. Lets click the Reader Tile now to launch it. If it's your first time, you're going to see what I se...

Reading text with the Reader app
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Reading text with the Reader app provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 8.1 Essential Training

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Business
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Windows
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