Browse topics for Surface Pro
- Warranty Overview
- Getting Started
- Apps and Windows Store
- Email and Communication
- Hardware and Drivers
- Install, Update and Activate
- Music, Photos and Video
- Networking and connectivity
- Office Apps
- Performance and Maintenance
- Personalisation and Ease of Access
- Security, Sign-in and Accounts
- Storage, files and folders
- Touch, Mouse and Search
- Warranty, Service and Recovery
- Web Browsing
Getting started with Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2
Learn some important basics about using your new Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2.
Update Surface from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1
If your Microsoft Surface is still running Windows RT 8 or Windows 8, it is time to update to the latest version of Windows.
Getting to know Windows
How to use the charms, customise the Start screen, do the basics and work with apps on Microsoft Surface.
Setting up your Surface
New Surface? How to set up your new Surface.
Surface Pro features
Learn about the features of Surface Pro–a powerful PC in tablet form.
Troubleshoot Surface activation
Learn what to do if you get a message on your Surface that says that you need to activate Windows.
Register your Surface
Register your Surface product for quicker access to technical support from Assisted support, and to easily check the status of your warranty.
Surface User Guides
Download the User Guide (PDF format) for your Surface. Get how-to information and tips to help you get the most out of your tablet.
Charms: Search, share, start, devices, and settings
How to use the charms to search, share, send to printers and devices, and change settings on Microsoft Surface.
Touch: Tap, swipe, and beyond
Copy and paste using touch. To select text using touch, tap a word then drag the circles at each end of the highlighted text to extend the selection.
Install apps on Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2
How to find, install and uninstall, apps on your Surface Pro or Surface Pro 2.
Setting up and using the Mail app
Use the Mail app to read and respond to email from multiple email accounts on Surface.
Add a Bluetooth device
How to get Bluetooth® devices, such as wireless mice, keyboards, and headsets, working with your Surface.
Browse the web with Internet Explorer
Surfing the web on Microsoft Surface is sharp, colourful and fast. How to get started with Internet Explorer.
Listen to music on the Surface
Read about creating playlists and purchasing songs from the Xbox Music Store, using the built-in Music app.
View and import photos and home videos
How to view photos on your Surface and import photos and videos from your camera or telephone.
Share photos, links and more
Use the Share charm to share links, photos and more from your Microsoft Surface.
How do I redeem a gift card or promotional code?
How to redeem a gift card or promotional code in the Windows Store.
Watch TV shows, movies and videos on your Surface
With the Video app that comes with Surface, you can buy and rent the latest movies and TV shows, and watch them while you are on the go or on the couch.