Windows 95 in a Nutshell

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This comprehensive but compact reference systematically unveils the kind of things that serious users of Windows 95 will find interesting and useful. Little-known details of the operating system, utility programs, and configuration settings are all captured in a consistent reference format.
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Overview

This comprehensive but compact reference systematically unveils the kind of things that serious users of Windows 95 will find interesting and useful. Little-known details of the operating system, utility programs, and configuration settings are all captured in a consistent reference format.
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O'Reilly's "Nutshell" books are not beginners' introductions but a series of essential desktop references for real working professionals who neither want nor need glossy visual metaphors but do require clear, concise instructions on what to do next. Illustrations are rare but used when needed. The "Nutshell" series is an excellent buy for academic and special libraries serving working technical professionals.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780765561732
  • Publication date: 6/8/1998
  • Pages: 528

Meet the Author

is a corporate services agent for Studio B, where he works with authors supplying technical content to corporations. He is a coauthor of O'Reilly's Windows XP in a Nutshell.

Tim O'Reilly is the founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media, Inc., thought by many to be the best computer book publisher in the world. O'Reilly Media also hosts conferences on technology topics including the O'Reilly Open Source Convention. Tim is an activist for open source and open standards, and an opponent of software patents and other incursions of new intellectual property laws into the public domain. Tim's long-term vision for his company is to change the world by spreading the knowledge of innovators. For everything Tim, see tim.oreilly.com.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1 Using Windows 95 3
Ch. 2 Versions of Windows 95 24
Ch. 3 The Windows 95 User Interface 29
Ch. 4 The Control Panel 75
Ch. 5 Commands and Applications 123
Ch. 6 The Batch Language 332
Ch. 7 Dial-Up Networking 348
Ch. 8 Inside Windows 95 369
Ch. 9 Windows Startup 384
Ch. 10 The Registry 408
App. A Keyboard Accelerators 437
App. B Filename Extensions 448
App. C System File and Directory Organization 454
App. D Special/Reserved Characters 459
App. E Task Index 460
Index 481
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