Windows 8 arrives on October 26, and with it comes the usual apprehension that accompanies any operating system upgrade. Will old apps still work? What about peripherals, like printers and copiers? Rest easy. Windows 8 represents big changes at Microsoft, but our Staples technology experts are here to make sure your live maintains the status quo.
It's go time for Microsoft and its completely overhauled operating system, Windows 8. Why should you care? Let our small business technology experts explain.
Ironically, given Microsoft's history with the term, there has been a lot of "fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD)" regarding Windows 8. We did our part to help set the record straight.
As is the case with any major operating system upgrade, there are a fair share of improvements and challenges you will face when using Windows 8 for the first time.
Windows 8 will support traditional mouse and keyboard use, but its brand new Metro interface also works well with stumpy fingers and a touchscreen.