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Windows Vista Inside Out

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by Ed Bott, Carl Siechert, Craig Stinson
     
 

You’re beyond the basics, so dive right in and really put your PC to work! This supremely organized reference is packed with hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds. It’s all muscle and no fluff. Discover how the experts tackle Windows Vista—and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery!

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You’re beyond the basics, so dive right in and really put your PC to work! This supremely organized reference is packed with hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds. It’s all muscle and no fluff. Discover how the experts tackle Windows Vista—and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery!

  • Explore features and capabilities in each edition of Windows Vista
  • Configure and customize your system with advanced setup options
  • Manage files, folders, and media libraries with new search and organization features
  • Set up a wired or wireless network and manage shared resources
  • Administer accounts, passwords, and logons—and help control access to resources
  • Configure Windows Internet Explorer settings and security zones
  • Master security essentials to help protect against viruses, worms, and spyware
  • Troubleshoot errors and fine-tune performance
  • Automate routine maintenance with scripts and other tools

CD includes:

  • Fully searchable eBook
  • Downloadable gadgets and other tools for customizing Windows Vista
  • Insights direct from the product team on the official Windows Vista blog
  • Links to the latest security updates and products, demos, blogs, and user communities
  • Windows Vista Product Guide eReference and other eBooks

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735622708
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Publication date:
02/14/2007
Series:
Microsoft Inside Out Series
Pages:
1136
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 8.92(h) x 1.94(d)

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Meet the Author

Ed Bott is an award-winning journalist and one of the most recognized voices in the computing world. He's been writing about Microsoft® Windows® and Office for two decades and is the author of more than two dozen books.

Carl Siechert specializes in implementing and documenting operating system technologies. He has coauthored several Windows®-related books, including the popular Windows Vista® Inside Out, Deluxe Edition, with Ed Bott and Craig Stinson.

Craig Stinson is a journalist and author. He has written or coauthored more than 20 books including Windows Vista® Inside Out, Deluxe Edition and Microsoft® Office Excel® 2007 Inside Out.

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So far I've read three Vista books and by far this is the best. Discusses detailed technicalities other books skip.