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Using The Grid 2 with Windows 8

There are two versions or Windows 8: Windows 8 Professional and Windows 8 RT.

Windows 8 RT is a cut-down version of Windows primarily intended for running small Apps.  In common with many desktop applications, The Grid 2 will not run under Windows 8 RT.

Windows 8 Professional is the full version, which includes the new apps for Windows and allows you to run other programs on the desktop. The Grid 2 will run as a desktop application as with older versions of Windows. Run Smartbox Update to ensure you have the latest version installed.

You might also want to try out our new grid set for Windows 8, aimed primarily at switch users, and will allow customers to navigate their way around the new Start and Settings menus.

Further reading to help you get started with Windows 8:

Nice and compact
Accessibility options
– Getting to know
For complete novices of swipe
What is new with keyboard and mouse
– Beyond the basic (keyboard shortcuts, new task manager, changing settings)

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