Computing for Seniors QuickSteps / Edition 1

Computing for Seniors QuickSteps / Edition 1

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by Marty Matthews
     
 

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ISBN-10: 007174035X

ISBN-13: 2900071740356

Pub. Date: 04/06/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Step-by-Step, Full-Color Graphics!

Take advantage of your computer's features and tools right away—the QuickSteps way. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions make it easy to accomplish everything you want to do. Follow along and quickly learn how to navigate the Windows operating system; get online; use core programs such as Word, Excel, and

Overview

Step-by-Step, Full-Color Graphics!

Take advantage of your computer's features and tools right away—the QuickSteps way. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions make it easy to accomplish everything you want to do. Follow along and quickly learn how to navigate the Windows operating system; get online; use core programs such as Word, Excel, and Quicken; and secure your computer. Fun activities, such as genealogy, photo editing and management, social networking, and online dating are covered, plus you'll get tips for enjoying music, ebooks, and videos. Written by seniors for seniors, this practical, fast-paced guide helps you get the most out of your computer.

The unique, oblong layout of the QuickSteps series mimics your computer screen, displays graphics and explanations side by side, and lays flat so you can easily refer to the book while working on your computer.

Use these handy guideposts:

  • Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasks
  • Personal insights from other seniors
  • Need-to-know facts in concise narrative
  • Helpful reminders or alternative ways of doing things
  • Bonus information related to the topic being covered
  • Errors and pitfalls to avoid

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900071740356
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/06/2011
Edition description:
NE
Pages:
306

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Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1. Getting Started

Chapter 2. Using the Internet

Chapter 3. Computer Security

Chapter 4. Sending and Receiving Email

Chapter 5. Socializing and Communicating Online

Chapter 6. Using Applications

Chapter 7. Stepping into Digital Photography

Chapter 8. Enjoying Digital Music, E-books, and Videos

Chapter 9. Working with Your Finances Online

Chapter 10. Exploring Genealogy

Index

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