Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Watching movies and TV shows, part of Up and Running with Windows 8.
The video application in Windows 8 makes it easy to manage and play your own video clips. …But if you'd also like to watch TV episodes or movies, this is also the …place to go. And with an Xbox Live account you're able …to purchase any of those TV shows or movies. …And the best part is, to create that Xbox Live account all you need to do is accept it. …It becomes part of your existing Windows account. …I'll go ahead and click the video tile on the start screen, and that will take us …into the video application, and you'll notice in addition to my own videos, …videos that I have copied onto my computer into the videos folder, I also …have a variety of movies and TV episodes and other content available to me.…
If you see something that is interesting to you, you can simply click on that …tile, and that will bring up some information. …So, for example here is a movie that is available through Xbox video. …You can play the trailer for that movie, you can get additional information about …the movie. For example, playing the trailer on a …
- Changing your environment and customizing live tiles
- Using gestures
- Creating and using a picture password
- Using Windows applications
- Working with media
- Accessing and personalizing the desktop
- Working with the File Explorer
- Changing Windows settings
- Backing up your files
Skill Level Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started with Windows 8
2. Using Windows Applications
3. Working with Media
4. Working with the Desktop
5. Managing Your Computer System
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