New to Windows 8 - Unlock its True Potential in Minutes with Free Training at

Windows 8 is the most exciting operating system since the iOS 1. It's radical changes combine the ease of a phone with the power of the desktop. In order to get more people up to speed faster, we've decided to make our training free for all.
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Windows 8 Run a Desktop Program & App Side by Side
Windows 8 Run a Desktop Program & App Side by Side
Jan. 10, 2013 - PRLog -- BARRINGTON, Ill. -- Windows 8 it’s an outstanding new operating system, but its interface is so different from Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP, that it may prove confusing to new users.  Fortunately, there’s now, which introduces users to Windows 8 via 75 lessons covering over 300 topics and over 5.5 hours of free online video training.

With this free online training, individual lessons provide video tutorials that explain specific features. You can search for a key phrase or select from a comprehensive table of contents to find a specific topic. The quick search saves you significant time by not forcing you to watch the entire video when you only want to know how to do a single simple task. For example, if you wanted to know what the keyboard shortcut is for showing the Desktop, you could watch the Keyboard Shortcut Keys topic (Learning time: 9 min 26 sec) or you could search for and play Show Desktop (Learning Time: 6 seconds) saving you over 9 minutes.

You will learn how to install Windows 8, how to maximize use of the Start Screen, how to personalize Windows 8, how to use the standard Windows 8 apps and how to use the Windows Desktop. Other topics covered include how to organize your files, how to print, how to add new apps and how to use Skydrive to access your files from any computer.

Advanced users will learn how to record using the step recorder and the sound recorder. They will also learn how to take screenshots for use in their own training documents.

While the online training is free, example files can be purchased for $4.95. Other free training available from includes AutoCAD® 2D, 3D, MicroStation® 2D, 3D, Advanced and Photoshop®.  Newer versions of training for MicroStation, AutoCAD, Office 2010 and others can be purchased for offline use starting at $49.95 for Download or $79.95 for CD/DVD. Enterprise Licensing is available from

Registered in 1999 as a site for consumers and students, is the consumer division of New Vision Software, Inc. (NVSI).  NVSI incorporated in 1994 with the goal of making it easier for people to learn software. In 1999, NVSI ported its products to the web and built a pay per view streaming video system called SofTutor® Online. NVSI reinvented SofTutor in 2009 with its latest SofTutor v3 series and released authoring, help desk and collaboration tools to their enterprise customers in 2010. In 2012, the Windows 8 launch by Microsoft offered an opportunity to showcase the SofTutor training methods to consumers.

AutoCAD is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc. MicroStation is a registered trademark of Bentley Systems, Inc. Photoshop is a trademark of Adobe Systems, Inc. SofTutor is a registered trademark of New Vision Software, Incorporated. Windows 8, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office are a trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. logo is a trademark of New Vision Software, Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective holders.

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