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10 Minute Guide To Pocket Pc 2002

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The pocket-sized reference to the Pocket PC - the only book that isn't bigger than the Pocket PC itself! This presentation is ideal for Pocket PC users who need a quick, lightweight, portable guide to everything their PDAs can do. This book presents step-by-step instructions to the 30 most-used features of the Pocket PC in lessons that can be completed in ten minutes or less.
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Overview

The pocket-sized reference to the Pocket PC - the only book that isn't bigger than the Pocket PC itself! This presentation is ideal for Pocket PC users who need a quick, lightweight, portable guide to everything their PDAs can do. This book presents step-by-step instructions to the 30 most-used features of the Pocket PC in lessons that can be completed in ten minutes or less.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780789727978
  • Publisher: Pearson Technology Group 2
  • Publication date: 9/5/2002
  • Pages: 228
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Miller has authored more than three dozen non-fiction books in the past decade. He has established a strong reputation for explaining technical information to non-technical readers, and for offering useful real-world advice about complicated topics. Michael is also President of the Molehill Group, a writing/consulting firm based in Carmel, Indiana. Other books by Michael include Absolute Beginner's Guide to Computers and the Internet, TechTV's Microsoft Windows XP for Home Users with Jim Louderback, and Special Edition Using the Internet and Web.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1
1 Understanding Basic Hardware Operations 3
2 Navigating the Pocket PC Interface 10
3 Configuring the Sound and Display 16
4 Managing User Input 21
5 Managing Power Consumption 27
6 Managing Memory Usage 31
7 Personalizing Your Pocket PC 39
8 Managing Personal Information - Securely 47
9 Connecting to Your PC and Other Devices 55
10 Synchronizing Your Pocket PC 62
11 Working with Files and Folders 70
12 Backing Up Your Data 78
13 Using Pocket PC Applications 83
14 Using Contacts 90
15 Using the Calendar 96
16 Using Tasks and Notes 101
17 Using Pocket Word 106
18 Using Pocket Excel 115
19 Using Pocket Money 124
20 Connecting to the Internet 130
21 Sending and Receiving Email 137
22 Using Instant Messaging 144
23 Surfing the Web with Internet Explorer 149
24 Listening to Music Files 154
25 Viewing Movie Files 160
26 Working with Digital Photographs 163
27 Finding and Using Maps 167
28 Reading eBooks 172
29 Playing Pocket PC Games 178
A Pocket PC Accessories 183
B Pocket PC Applications 187
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