How to Do Just About Anything in Windows Xp

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This book takes readers through setting up their PC, mastering Windows(r) XP activities, getting around the system quickly and easily, creating shortcuts to programs and folders, customizing controls, and stepbystep instructions including snapshots of the PC screen.
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Overview

This book takes readers through setting up their PC, mastering Windows(r) XP activities, getting around the system quickly and easily, creating shortcuts to programs and folders, customizing controls, and stepbystep instructions including snapshots of the PC screen.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780276428326
  • Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The
  • Publication date: 5/28/2004
  • Pages: 111
  • Product dimensions: 8.72 (w) x 9.32 (h) x 0.75 (d)

Table of Contents

How to use this book 8
Set up your PC safely 10
What is Windows? 12
Basics
You and your computer 16
What you see first 18
Moving around a window 20
Using the start menu 22
Using Windows Explorer 24
Arranging windows 26
File your work 28
Copy and move files 30
Deleting files 32
Finding files 34
Using Briefcase 36
Quick keyboard commands 38
Customising windows
Personalise your desktop 40
Change your settings 42
User accounts 44
Accessibility programs 46
Create your own shortcuts 48
Windows' built-in programs
Using WordPad and Notepad 50
Address book 52
Movie maker 54
Media player 56
Paint 60
Calculator 62
Games 64
Windows messenger 68
Keeping Windows up to date 70
Good housekeeping
Maximise your disk space 72
Uninstall old programs 74
Maintain your hard disk 76
Back up your work 78
Power saving 80
Computer viruses 82
Troubleshooting
Getting help 86
Windows won't start up 90
Windows won't close down 92
Error messages 94
Program crashes 97
System restore 100
Reinstalling windows 102
Glossary 104
Index 108
Acknowledgments 112
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