FREE eBooks: Windows 8 guides

Windows 8 has arrived and I guess there will be quite a few befuddled new users out there looking for guidance. Our Dave has already published a series of great ‘Getting Started’ guides here on DCT, you can access them all in the Windows 8 section here: Windows 8 Category.

There are also two comprehensive free eBooks available, one direct from Microsoft and another from Dell. The Microsoft eBook, entitled “Introducing Windows 8 – An Overview for IT Professionals“, is available in PDF format… direct download link here: Microsoft – Introducing Windows 8. (6.4MB)

The offering from Dell entitled “Windows 8 for Dummies” is, as the name implies, less technically inclined. However, users are required to fill out and submit a form in order to access the download:

Visit the Dell page here: Dell – Free Windows 8 for Dummies eBook. (download: 10.9MB PDF).

About the Author

Jim Hillier

Jim is the resident freeware aficionado at DCT. A computer veteran with 30+ years experience who first started writing about computers and tech back in the days when freeware was actually free. His first computer was a TRS-80 in the 1980s, he progressed through the Commodore series of computers before moving to PCs in the 1990s. Now retired (aka an old geezer), Jim retains his passion for all things tech and still enjoys building and repairing computers for a select clientele... as well as writing for DCT, of course.