A world of opportunity is at your fingertips when you experience Windows 8 Pro that's been redesigned for touch-screen tablets while staying true to your PC, mouse and keyboard. Windows brings convenient access to your favorite programs, apps, software, videos and more by allowing full customization of your Start screen. Explore apps and software, share your pictures and videos on the Web or create your very own Start screen. Create a separate account for each member of your family on a single device and buy apps for use on up to five Windows 8 devices. Merge the capabilities of your computer and the Internet. Take your favorite programs with you on the go. The future is now.
Windows 8 Pro allows you to access files on your tablet or PC for an innovative journey into the future of information technology. Touch or click your way through your customized Start screen for a personalized experience. Integrate your PC content with your Web content to share your pictures, videos and other files. Get real-time updates from your Facebook, Twitter and e-mail accounts with Live Tiles. Browse thousands of apps in the Windows Store, and load each one on up to five Windows 8 PCs or tablets. Use programs, such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel, on your Windows tablet to help you work and play on the go. Enjoy the familiar look of your previous OS? Access the classic look any time and learn how to use your new operating system comfortably by watching three informative videos Fast and Personalized, Get it Done and More Than Your Average App. Create the foundation necessary for you to experience software, applications and browsing like never before.
Upgrades Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP to Windows 8 Pro
Touch or click your way through your favorite applications, Web sites and software programs with an operating system redesigned for tablet, while staying true to your PC
Organize and customize your Start screen for a browsing experience that fits your lifestyle
Create multiple personalized accounts on a single device, so each member of your family can enjoy a unique desktop
Integrate online favorites, such as Facebook, with content from your PC and enjoy easy, convenient, all-in-one-place access
Access information and news you care about with Live Tiles on your Start screen that offer real-time updates from your Facebook, Twitter and e-mail accounts
Run some of your favorite programs, such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel and OneNote on your Windows tablet so you can mix a little playtime with your work time (tablet and software not included)
Make your PC home your own by purchasing apps at the Windows Store, and use each one on up to five Windows 8 PCs or tablets
Watch three informative videos — Fast and Personalized, Get it Done and More Than Your Average App — to get acquainted with your new operating system
Easily access the classic look you love any time