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Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft Windows XP in 21 Days
     

Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft Windows XP in 21 Days

by John Paul Mueller, John Paul Mueller
 

John guides the reader through the new and unfamiliar Windows interface, while introducing the new features. The book provides information in several formats, all integrated with theory, tutorials, procedures, tips and comprehensive.

Topics range from:

  • Installation of Windows XP
  • Whether to upgrade and if so, how to do it
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  • Overview

    John guides the reader through the new and unfamiliar Windows interface, while introducing the new features. The book provides information in several formats, all integrated with theory, tutorials, procedures, tips and comprehensive.

    Topics range from:

  • Installation of Windows XP
  • Whether to upgrade and if so, how to do it
  • Configuring services and setting up users
  • Navigation of the new menus
  • Explanation of the new internet options, such as third party cookie alert, firewalls, and web publishing wizard
  • Registry configurations
  • Integration ideas for home networks and explanations about using the networking wizards
  • Accessory overview
  • Using XP on laptops
  • Working with Linux
  • Maintaining the system & productivity tips
  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780672322631
    Publisher:
    Sams
    Publication date:
    11/02/2001
    Series:
    Sams Teach Yourself Series
    Pages:
    768
    Product dimensions:
    7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.60(d)

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    Meet the Author

    John Mueller is a freelance author and technical editor. He has writing in his blood, having produced 51 books and over 200 articles to date. The topics of his writing range from networking to artificial intelligence and from database management to heads-down programming. Some of his current books include a SOAP developer guide, a small business and home office networking guide, and a Windows 2000 Performance, Tuning, and Optimization book. His technical editing skills have helped over 25 authors refine the content of their manuscripts. John has provided technical editing services to both Data Based Advisor and Coast Compute magazines. He's also contributed articles to magazines, including SQL Server Professional, Visual C++ Developer, and Visual Basic Developer. He is currently the editor of the .NET electronic newsletter for Pinnacle Publishing.

    When John isn't working at the computer, you can find him in his workshop. He's an avid woodworker and candle maker. On any given afternoon, you can find him working at a lathe or putting the finishing touches on a bookcase. One of his newest craft projects is glycerin soap making, which comes in handy for gift baskets.

    You can reach John on the Internet at JMueller@mwt.net. John is also setting up a Web site at http://www.mwt.net/~jmueller/. He invites you to visit his site and make suggestions on how he can improve it. One of his current projects is creating book FAQ sheets that should help you find the book information you need much faster.

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