Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps, Windows 8 Edition
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Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps, Windows 8 Edition

by Nick Vandome
     
 

Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for

Overview


Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps shows how these portable computers are ideal for seniors.

Covering the Windows 8 operating system, this book looks at some of the ergonomic issues surrounding laptops and explains comfort and transportation. It gives an overview of the workings of laptops, including the software that is provided and some of the exciting new features in Windows 8. Issues such as using your laptop on vacation and sharing it with other family members are then looked at, to show how laptops are versatile and family-friendly.

Networking and wireless use is also featured, covering accessing the Internet from wireless locations (Hot Spots) such as airports, coffee shops and libraries.

Laptops for Seniors in easy steps is the perfect guide to becoming fully paid up members of the mobile computing revolution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840785791
Publisher:
In Easy Steps Limited
Publication date:
03/26/2013
Series:
In Easy Steps
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author


Nick Vandome is an IT writer and trainer who specializes in digital imaging and web authoring subjects. In addition to his writing, he also works designing websites and runs training courses. Before he started working with computers he wrote books about working and traveling abroad.

Nick is an established In Easy Steps author with several successful guides to his credit.

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