Windows 7

Windows 7

by Chris Kennedy
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Perfect for new and longtime PC users, this no-fluff guide to Windows 7 is packed with details on system preferences, the desktop, built-in applications, and utilities. You'll also find step-by-step instructions for printing, faxing, networking, file-sharing, troubleshooting, and going online. Upgraders will find details on setup, installation, and switching from… See more details below

Overview

Perfect for new and longtime PC users, this no-fluff guide to Windows 7 is packed with details on system preferences, the desktop, built-in applications, and utilities. You'll also find step-by-step instructions for printing, faxing, networking, file-sharing, troubleshooting, and going online. Upgraders will find details on setup, installation, and switching from earlier Windows versions. Keyboard mavens will find keyboard shortcuts throughout the book.

New features covered include the redesigned taskbar, jump lists, window-management shortcuts, federated search, libraries, desktop gadgets, Windows Live Essentials, Devices and Printers, and homegroups.

- Covers the Home, Pro, and Ultimate editions of Windows 7.
- See full-sized previews of open documents, folders, and websites.
- Use Snap, Peek, and Shake to juggle all your open windows.
- Pin programs, documents, and folders for one-click access.
- Get instant search results for documents, pictures, music, email, and programs.
- Share files and printers on your home network.
- Connect to wireless networks with a couple of clicks.
- Manage your phones, devices, and printers in a single window.
- Plenty of tips, tricks, and timesavers.
- Fully cross-referenced, linked, and searchable.

Contents
1. Windows Basics
2. The Desktop
3. Personalizing Windows
4. Files, Folders, and Drives
5. Programs and Documents
6. Printing and Faxing
7. Hardware and Drivers
8. Networks and Sharing
9. Online Connections
10. Security and Privacy
11. Maintenance and Troubleshooting
12. Installing Windows

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014029094
Publisher:
Questing Vole Press
Publication date:
01/09/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
4 MB

Related Subjects

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >