Microsoft has announced that Windows 11 will become available on 5 October 2021. From this date, Microsoft will roll out a free upgrade to Windows 11 to eligible Windows 10 PCs and make available for purchase PCs pre-loaded with Windows 11.

Highlights from the release to talk to your customers about:

• A new fresh look for a more intuitive user experience
• Updated Start function that pulls your recent files no matter what device you were last viewing them on
• New features like Snap Layouts, Snap Groups, and Desktops make it easier for you to customise your screen layouts and multitask
• Microsoft Teams is integrated into the taskbar
• Widgets are introduced to provide a faster way for you to access the information you care about, powered by AI
• New accessibility improvements including sound schemes, colour schemes to make content easier to see, redesigned Closed Caption themes, Voice Typing, and more. Both Microsoft and partner assistive technologies can work with applications like Outlook hosted in the cloud, in Azure Virtual Desktop.


Find out more:

Windows 11 Overview
Windows 11 for Business (with FAQ)
Windows 11 for Enterprise (with FAQ)

For more information about Windows 11, get in touch with our Microsoft specialist, James Bayliss, on +44 (0)1364 655 200 or email