Absolute Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Windows Vista

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Windows Vista

by Shelley O'Hara, Ron Mansfield
     
 

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Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Microsoft® Windows Vista™ will have you using your computer and new Windows operating system in no time! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll find inside:

 

  • Describes how to get going: starting programs, creating and saving documents, printing, and using your computer for both

Overview

Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Microsoft® Windows Vista™ will have you using your computer and new Windows operating system in no time! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll find inside:

 

  • Describes how to get going: starting programs, creating and saving documents, printing, and using your computer for both productivity and play!
  • Covers connecting to, browsing, and searching the Internet as well as how to send and receive email.
  • Learn how to use the networking tools of Windows Vista to connect with any other computers in your home.
  • Explains how to use the new Windows Photo Gallery to organize, edit, and print your pictures.
  • Details security precautions you can take to prevent viruses, protect against malicious programs, and keep email secure.
  • Provides advice on how to maintain tip-top performance and organization for your work.
  • Highlights exciting multimedia features including listening to music, recording your own CDs, and sampling new tunes.

 

Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Microsoft® Windows Vista™ teaches you how to get started with Windows (and computing in general). The book starts with the fundamentals and then builds on these skills in a smooth and effortless manner. The authors walk you through the process using a hands-on approach,

covering topics that include starting programs, sending email, browsing the Internet,  downloading music, and printing documents and pictures. Not only will you learn the nuts and bolts of using Windows, but you’ll also receive a crash course in additional topics, like security and home networking, that will improve your computing experience. Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Microsoft® Windows Vista™ provides valuable, practical advice and instruction

that you will refer to again and again.

 

 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132713382
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
12/29/2006
Series:
Absolute Beginner's Guide
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
416
File size:
21 MB
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Meet the Author

Shelley O’Hara is the author of more than 120 books, including the best-selling Easy Windows XP and other top-selling titles. She has authored books on subject matters from the philosopher Nietzsche to how to buy and sell a house to a children’s book for the iPod. Her main focus is teaching beginning users how to use technology, including Windows. She has a B.A. in English from the University of South Carolina and an M.A. in English from the University of Maryland.

 

Ron Mansfield is a best-selling author with more than 30 books under his belt including eBay to the Max and Launching a Successful eBay Store, published by Que. He is also an eBay and computer consultant and instructor.

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