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Get started with Surface RT or Surface 2
Learn some important basics about using your new Surface RT or Surface 2.
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.
Learn about all the features of your Microsoft Surface.
Set up and use email
Use the Mail app or Outlook, if you have it, to read and respond to email from multiple email accounts on Surface.
Set up your Surface
New Surface? Find out how to set up your new Surface.
Register your Surface
Register your Surface product for quicker access to technical support and to easily check the status of your warranty.
Browse the web with Surface
Your web browser is included with Windows so it's fast, easy, and fun to find, read and share information on the web.
Install and uninstall apps on Surface
How to find, install and uninstall apps from the Windows Store. How to remove apps you no longer use.
Charms: Search, share, start, devices, and settings
Learn how to use the charms to search, share, play to printers and devices, and change settings on Microsoft Surface.
Using the desktop
Learn how to pin apps to the desktop taskbar, close or minimise Windows apps with a mouse click.
Watch TV shows, films and videos on your Surface
Use the Video app or the Films and TV app to buy and rent the latest films and TV programmes, and watch them while you’re on the go or on the sofa.
View and import photos and home videos
Find out how to view photos on your Surface and import photos and videos from your camera or phone.
Share photos, links and more
Use the Share charm to share links, photos and more from your Microsoft Surface.
Surface support FAQ
Get answers to some common questions about using and troubleshooting Surface.
Set up your Surface 2 (4G) or Surface 3 (4G LTE)
Get your Surface with mobile broadband set up and ready to go.
Add a Bluetooth device
How to get Bluetooth® devices, such as wireless mice, keyboards, and headsets, working with your Surface.
Touch: Tap, swipe, and beyond
With a few gestures you can select, copy, and paste text or images, open charms, switch between apps, scroll, and zoom.
How do I redeem a gift card or promotional code? Windows.com
How to redeem a gift card or promotional code in the Windows Store.