// // Leave a Comment

Hands-on Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 Spring Update


Windows 8.1 Spring Update 1 build 9600.16610 leaked onto the web for download in .MSU file format. This new  build included new and exciting features like
Context menu changes
Live Tiles with resize, unpin options
Microsoft is planning to boot Windows 8.1 non-touch PC users to the desktop Interface by default

Windows 8.1 Update 1 will support just 1GB of RAM and 16GB of storage will help to bring down price.
Microsoft has started sharing Windows 8.1 Update 1 with partners and PC makers ahead of its release next month. Microsoft will release Windows 8.1 Update 1 to existing machines on April 8th, following the company’s Build developer conference in early April.
So lets check new and exciting features on Windows 8.1 Update 1,
1. Live Tiles with resize, unpin options – Now you can resize tiles with new Windows 8.1 update1.
[Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 02
Microsoft has added new feature for start screen i.e go to the desktop instead of start, So that you will always see the desktop when you boot into your Windows 8.1 PC.
[Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 03
 Power buttons – New quick power buttons on the Start Screen to shutdown or restart PC.
[Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 04
Multiple selection of tiles to Resize tiles, to pin to taskbar
[Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 05
Now you can sort application by name,by date installed, by most used and by category.
[Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 06
Microsoft recently announced that SkyDrive is being renamed to OneDrive due of dispute with BSkyB. With Windows 8.1 update 1 you will see the new name of SkyDrive i.e. OneDrive
 [Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 07
Microsoft has added Disk space management option in PC setting. 
[Guide] How to Install Windows 8.1 Update 1 Build 9600.16610 on VirtualBox 08