Teach Yourself VISUALLY Computers

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Computers

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by Paul McFedries
     
 

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Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something — and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 135 basic computer tasks. Each task-based spread includes easy, visual directions for performing

Overview

Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something — and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 135 basic computer tasks. Each task-based spread includes easy, visual directions for performing necessary operations, including:

  • Comparing types of computers
  • Selecting memory and storage options

  • Using Windows® or Mac OS® X

  • Working with digital media

  • Exploring e-mail and the Web

  • Protecting your privacy online

  • Helpful sidebars offer practical tips and tricks

  • Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task

  • Succinct explanations walk you through step by step

  • Two-page lessons break big topics into bite-sized modules

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118079591
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/17/2011
Series:
Teach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech) , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
588,035
File size:
129 MB
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Meet the Author

Paul McFedries is the president of Logophilia Limited, a technical writing company. Paul has worked with many different types of computers since 1975 and has been a full-time technical writer since 1991. He has written over 50 books that have sold more than three million copies worldwide. These books include the Wiley titles Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows Vista, Windows Vista Top 100 Simplified Tips&Tricks, and The Unofficial Guide to Microsoft Office 2007. Paul is also the proprietor of Word Spy (www.wordspy.com), a website that tracks new words and phrases as they enter the language.

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Teach Yourself Visually Computers 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
How do u konw
lindyEL More than 1 year ago
Especially helpful when switching from XP to Windows 7
Anonymous More than 1 year ago