Maybe you recently purchased a PC running Windows 8.1 and want to know all the ways out there to navigate the newest version of Windows OS, or maybe you want to know the new features introduced with Office 2013 and how to access them, or maybe you just want to step up your knowledge about Windows 7 or Office 2010.
Over the past couple of years, especially after the release of Windows 7 in 2009 October, Microsoft has released a number of free e-books to help users step up their knowledge about its products from Office to Windows to Servers.
Whenever Microsoft Press has released a new free e-book for Windows and Office users, we have tried to let you know through our articles. Last week, Eric Ligman, Senior Sales Excellence Manager at Microsoft, has shared a list of free e-books Microsoft has published over the last couple of years for its products.
If you are a Windows or Office user and want to step your knowledge about these products, you can download one of or all 30+ free e-books available for download.
Free e-book titles for Windows 7 and Windows 8
# Introducing Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals
# Introducing Windows 8.1: An Overview for IT Professionals
# Windows 8.1 Deployment and Planning
# Windows 8.1 Deployment to PCs
# Windows Store Apps – A Deployment Guide for Edication
# Windows To Go – A Guide for Education
# Windows 8.1 Update Quick Guide for Business
# Work Smart: Windows 8 Shortcut Keys
# Explore Windows 8.1 Update
# Windows 7 Keyboard Shortcuts
# Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts
# Windows 8 Product Guide for Business
# Windows 8.1 Product Guide
# Windows 8.1 Update Power User Guide for Business
# Windows 8 End User Training Brochure
Free e-books for Office 2013 and Office 2010
# Discover SharePoint
# Getting To Know Office 365
# Deployment Guide for SharePoint 2013
# SharePoint Adoption Guide
# Deployment Guide for Office 2013
# Explore SharePoint 2013
# Office 365 Midside Business Quick Deployment Guide
# How To Recover That Unsaved Office Document
# Quick Start to Office 365 for Small to Medium Businesses
# Moodle-Office 365 Plugin User Installation Guide
# Moodle and Office 365 Step-by-Step Guide
# Office 2010 User Resources
# The Wiki Ninjas Guide to SharePoint 2013
# OneNote 2013, Access, Excel, Word, InfoPath, Visio, SharePoint, and Publisher keyboard shortcuts
# Word Online, Excel Online, OneNote Online, and PowerPoint Online keyboard shortcuts
If you are a Windows or Office user and want to step your knowledge about these products, you can download one of the 30+ free e-books available for download.
How to download these e-books
Simply head over to the following link to download all of them or download any of them to your PC. As mentioned earlier, all of them are available for free and are in PDF. As you likely know, Windows 8/8.1 ships with a native PDF reader and you don’t need to install a third-party reader such as Adobe Reader in order to view those PDF files.