Microsoft has released a preview version of Windows 8.1 for users for trial and gets a response. Microsoft has lifted its first update to Windows 8 which is known as Windows 8.1. This update completely will change your opinion on Windows 8. The good news is that you don’t have to pay any cost for downloading this update. But, according to the Microsoft Build conference team, a user can pay a little payment for getting this Windows update version. Anyone can download and install the Windows 8.1 preview, but remember it’s not final software.
The windows 8.1 update brings a list of new features, but most important thing is that the Start button is coming back. The Windows 8.1 Preview has brought back the Start Button, redesigned some previous apps and introduced few new apps. Some of these new utility apps are really remarkable and user-friendly. For example – Alarm, Calculator, Sound Recorder, Photo Editor, Health and Fitness, Food and Drinks.
Download Windows 8.1 Preview ( ISO )
Microsoft has also released the ISO files for the Windows 8.1 preview. The ISO file has been recommended for advanced users with purpose to install the windows 8.1 preview version on another hard disk partition, another system or a virtual machine. After downloading Windows 8.1 Preview ISO files, you need to be creating a bootable USB flash drive or burning a blank DVD disc using a disc image burner software. Windows 8 Enterprise or Pro users will need to download the Windows 8.1 Preview ISO files.
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Windows 8.1 Preview Product Key
If you install Windows 8.1 Preview through the Windows Store then you don’t need to insert a product key. But, if you download the ISO file then you will need to put this product key.
Microsoft has also offered a Preview FAQ page to ask the answer any questions or issues about installing the preview through the different methods.