Windows 8.1 Step by Step

Windows 8.1 Step by Step

by Ciprian Rusen, Joli Ballew


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780735681309
Publisher: Microsoft Press
Publication date: 11/25/2013
Series: Step by Step Series
Pages: 810
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.80(d)

About the Author

Ciprian Rusen is a technology aficionado who creates tutorials on his blog for Windows users and helps them get the best possible computing experience. He is the coauthor of Windows 8 Step by Step and Network Your Computers and Devices Step by Step, which covered Windows 7.

Joli Ballew is a Microsoft MVP (Windows Expert-Consumer), MCSE, MCTS (Project 2007 and Windows 7 Configuring), and MCDST. She is a professional writer, technology trainer, and network consultant. She has written or co-authored nearly 40 books, including Windows 8 Step by Step.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Conventions and features in this book
  • Chapter 1: Introducing Windows 8.1
  • Chapter 2: Personalize your Windows 8.1 device
  • Chapter 3: Using apps on the Start screen
  • Chapter 4: Organizing files and folders
  • Chapter 5: Using Internet Explorer 11
  • Chapter 6: Using SkyDrive
  • Chapter 7: Using the social apps
  • Chapter 8: Shopping in the Windows Store
  • Chapter 9: Having fun with multimedia
  • Chapter 10: Playing games
  • Chapter 11: Connecting to a network and the Internet
  • Chapter 12: Allowing others to use the computer
  • Chapter 13: Sharing files and folders with my network
  • Chapter 14: Keeping Windows 8.1 safe and secure
  • Chapter 15: Preventing problems
  • Chapter 16: Supervising a child's computer use
  • Chapter 17: Making my computer accessible
  • Chapter 18: Using Windows 8.1 at work
  • Chapter 19: Using touch-compatible devices
  • Chapter 20: Tips for improving your computing experience
  • Chapter 21: Troubleshooting problems
  • Using keyboard shortcuts and touch gestures
  • Enhancements for using multiple displays
  • Installing and upgrading to Windows 8.1
  • Moving your data and settings to Windows 8.1
  • Glossary
  • About the authors

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Windows 8.1 Step by Step 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is completly worthless. I had the windows 7 version of this book and it was very informative. I guess you make a bad operating system you follow that up with a bad book for it. The one star is because there is nothing lower
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
700+ pages, lot of words but little useful inforation.