Your Official America Online Guide to Powering Up the Internet

Overview

Your Official America Online® Guide to Powering Up the Internet Includes AOL 5.0 CD with 500 hours free for a month Turbo Charge Your PC with the Latest Internet Technologies Wireless e-mail. Webcast music. Webcam video conferencing. Today's Internet technologies blur the line between computers and consumer electronics—and let you do things you never thought possible. This unique guide takes you on a grand tour of cutting-edge Internet hardware, software, and services — and shows you step-by-step how to make the ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (5) from $1.99   
  • Used (5) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$1.99
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(3001)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Good
Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Biggest little used bookstore in the world.

Ships from: Reno, NV

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(24962)

Condition: Good
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!

Ships from: Toledo, OH

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(24962)

Condition: Good
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!

Ships from: Toledo, OH

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$30.26
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(362)

Condition: Good
Possible retired library copy, some have markings or writing. May or may not include accessories such as CD or access codes.

Ships from: Chatham, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$30.27
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:

(362)

Condition: Very Good
Very good.

Ships from: Chatham, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

Your Official America Online® Guide to Powering Up the Internet Includes AOL 5.0 CD with 500 hours free for a month Turbo Charge Your PC with the Latest Internet Technologies Wireless e-mail. Webcast music. Webcam video conferencing. Today's Internet technologies blur the line between computers and consumer electronics—and let you do things you never thought possible. This unique guide takes you on a grand tour of cutting-edge Internet hardware, software, and services — and shows you step-by-step how to make the most of them. From handheld devices, home networking, and broadband connections to MP3, multiplayer gaming, and instant messaging, here is all the information you need to make your computer work harder for you! Open the book and discover how to:
  • Enjoy AOL on TV, AOL on the road, AOL everywhere!
  • Surf the Internet at warp speed with a broadband connection
  • Share the family printer and other resources with home networking
  • Use your voice to do the typing with voice-recognition technology
  • Take your digital music anywhere with MP3 players
  • Protect your computer with anti-virus software and helpful tips
  • Share live videos with friends and family
  • Put the Internet in your palm with a handheld computer
  • Use money-saving decision guides to shop smart online and get more out of internet auctions
System Requirements: See CD Installation Instructions page inside Shelving: Internet/AOL

Author Biography: John Kaufeld is the author of the bestselling America Online® For Dummies®, now in its 6th edition. His many other books include For Dummies® guides to games onlineand Microsoft Access 2000. Steve Hunger is an expert on new Internet technologies who owns a startup Web hosting and e-commerce development company.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764535017
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/18/2000
  • Series: Aol Press Series
  • Edition description: BK&CD-ROM
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 449
  • Product dimensions: 7.36 (w) x 9.22 (h) x 1.16 (d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors.
Author's Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
PART I: AOL HERE, AOL THERE - IT'S EVERYWHERE.
Chapter1: AOLTV Makes the Tube Interactive.
Chapter 2: You've Got Mail - In Your Hand.
Chapter 3: Browsing Your Messages Through Web-Based AOL Mail.
Chapter 4: Tracking Your Life Online>,P>Chapter 5: Instant Messenger Everywhere.
PART II: THE BEST OF THE NEW TECHNOLOGY.
Chapter 6: Funny Looking Plugs That Simplify Your Life.
Chapter 7: Carrying the World in Your Handheld.
Chapter 8: Wandering the Net Without a PC.
Chapter 9: Hello, Computer - Talking to Your Machine.
Chapter 10: Broadband Makes the Net Go Zoom.
PART III: HOME IS WHERE THE NETWORK IS.
Chapter 11: Networking Isn't Just for Offices Anymore.
Chapter 12: Wiring Your Home Network.
Chapter 13: Bringing it All Together.
Chapter 14: Look Ma, No Wires!
PART IV: PROTECTING YOUR PRIVACY, YOUR KIDS, AND THE COMPUTER.
Chapter 15: Privacy Settings and Parental Controls Inside AOL.
Chapter 16: Protecting Your Stuff.
Chapter 17: The Question of Cookies.
PART V: TOOLS FOR TAMING THE E-MAIL BEAST.
Chapter 18: Information Delivered to Your Digital Doorstep.
Chapter 19: Supercharging Your In Box with PowerMail.
Chapter 20: Stamping Out Spams and Scams.
PART VI: IMAGES IN THE DIGITAL AGE.
Chapter 21: Picturing Life in Digital Images.
Chapter 22: Image Tweaking 101.
Chapter 23: Broadcasting Your World with Webcams.
Chapter 24: Making Better Movies with Digital Video.
PART VII: MUSIC MAKES THE ONLINE WORLD GO AROUND.
Chapter25: Listening to Online Music.
Chapter 16: Jamming with MP3.
PART VIII: PLAYING THE NIGHT AWAY.
Chapter 27: Playing in America Online's Amusement Park.
Chapter 28: Playing for Free on the Net.
Chapter 29: Online Homes for Serious Gamers.
PART IX: SAVING MONEY, SPENDING MONEY.
Chapter 30: Shopping from Your Favorite Chair.
Chapter 31: Playing with Bucks in Online Auctions.
PART X: DOING THE NET IN HIGH-TECH STYLE.
Chapter 32: Instant Messages and Mre Through ICQ.
Chapter 33: Move Over Phones: New Ways to Chat Over the Net.
Chapter 34: Downloading the Net, One File at a Time.
Chapter 35: Switching Web Browsers.
PART XI: WE CAN REBUILD IT! MAKING YOUR PC NEWER, FASTER, AND BETTER.
Chapter 36: Downloading the Net Takes Lots of Space.
Chapter 37: Protecting Your Dearly Downloaded Data.
Chapter 38: Visual Beauty Through Better Technology.
Chapter 39: Sound That Rocks Your Socks.
Chapter 40: Taking Control of Your Games.
Chapter 41: Road Warrior's Tools and Tips.
Index.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)