To improve the setting of PC for users of Windows 8 , the Microsoft developed an application that allows high level of customization functions and keyboard and mouse shortcuts. The application is exclusively for those who have a touch mouse and keyboard from Microsoft. The Device Center enables you to setup various gestures that make life easier user interface Metro.
For those who are familiar with Microsoft’s peripherals, the new application, still in beta, combines the functions and features of existing software drivers. The Device Center merges IntelliPoint, mouse driver software, and IntelliType, responsible for controlling the keyboard. Intended for use in Desktop, Device Center adopts an intuitive visual Metro.
Among the major advantages of using the tool is the possibility to configure mouse gestures on the surface. Thus, testers Consumer Preview Windows 8 on a computer who does not have touch screen can feel the fluidity of the new operating system. For example, slide the interface to view the applications can be done with a gesture on the mouse.
In terms of keyboard, the software allows the configuration of some shortcuts. The tool is interesting, given the new face of Windows 8, extremely focused on gestures and touch screens, the new type of hardware can become quite necessary.