Easy Computer Basics, Windows 8 Edition

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SEE IT DONE. DO IT YOURSELF. It’s that Easy! Easy Computer Basics, Windows 8 Edition teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from your computer hardware and software. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to perform the most common computer tasks. No need to ...
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Overview

SEE IT DONE. DO IT YOURSELF. It’s that Easy! Easy Computer Basics, Windows 8 Edition teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from your computer hardware and software. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to perform the most common computer tasks. No need to feel intimidated; we’ll hold your hand every step of the way.

Learn how to…

  • Set up and configure your new computer system
  • Upgrade your computer with new hardware and software
  • Use Microsoft Windows 8 "Blue"—and personalize it just for you
  • Connect to the Internet for web surfing, email, Facebook, and YouTube
  • View and manage digital photos
  • Download music from the iTunes Store and other sites, plus stream music live over the Internet
  • Protect your family and your computer from viruses, spam, and spyware
  • Set up a wireless home network and share your Internet connection with multiple computers

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780789750051
  • Publisher: Que
  • Publication date: 9/21/2012
  • Series: Easy Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 249
  • Sales rank: 349,699
  • Product dimensions: 9.70 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Miller is a successful and prolific author with a reputation for practical advice, technical accuracy, and an unerring empathy for the needs of his readers.

Mr. Miller has written more than 100 best-selling books over the past two decades. His books for Que include Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Computer Basics, Easy Facebook, Facebook for Grown-Ups, My Pinterest, and The Ultimate Digital Music Guide.

He is known for his casual, easy-to-read writing style and his practical, real-world advice—as well as his ability to explain a variety of complex topics to an everyday audience.

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Table of Contents

  1. Understanding Personal Computers
  2. Setting Up Your PC
  3. Setting Up a Wireless Home Network
  4. Using Windows 8.1’s New Interface
  5. Using the Windows Desktop and Traditional Apps
  6. Working with New Windows Apps
  7. Personalizing Windows
  8. Working with Files and Folders
  9. Using Microsoft Word
  10. Using the Internet
  11. Communicating with Email
  12. Sharing with Facebook and Other Social Networks
  13. Watching TV and Movies Online
  14. Playing Digital Music
  15. Viewing Digital Photos
  16. Protecting Your Computer
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