Description : The bestselling tech book of all time, now updated for Windows 8 Microsoft Windows is the operating system that runs nearly 90 percent of the world's computers. Windows 8 will offer new interface updates, cloud-based services, and much more. This update of Andy Rathbone's bestselling Windows guide covers all the basics, plus the enhancements unique to Windows 8. Whether you're meeting Windows for the first time or upgrading from an earlier version, this book shows you how to navigate the interface, work with files, browse the Internet, set up e-mail, manage media, and more. Combined editions of this book, all by Microsoft MVP Andy Rathbone, have sold more than 15 million copies worldwide, making Windows For Dummies the #1 bestselling technology book of all time Covers all the basics of using Windows 8--core desktop components, managing files and folders, saving files, using Windows search, printing, and working in the cloud Shows how to get online, set up and use e-mail, use the latest version of Internet Explorer, set up security and virus protection, add music to the media player, organize photos, and edit media Includes coverage on using Windows 8's new start screen on both a desktop computer and a touchscreen device Windows 8 For Dummies has what all Windows newbies need to know as well as complete coverage of the new version's bells and whistles.
Description : Discover a unique, critical-thinking approach to mastering MS Windows 10 with NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10 INTERMEDIATE. Offering unique in-depth coverage, this edition highlights the most important features and strengths in the Windows 10 Operating System, including Cortana, the new Edge browser, and new search functions. As part of the acclaimed New Perspectives Series, this intermediate edition offers proven learning features to help readers retain and apply information no matter what learning style they prefer. A dynamic Visual Overview at the beginning of each module gives you a graphic overview of content and serves as a study guide for later use. ProSkills Boxes provide information about professional skills that relate to the module’s content. Troubleshoot Exercises gives readers opportunities to apply skills within a critical-thinking setting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Discover a unique, critical-thinking approach to mastering MS Windows 10 concepts and skills with NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10: COMPREHENSIVE. In addition to in-depth coverage of essential topics, this book highlights some of the best new features in the Windows 10 Operating System, including Cortana, the new Edge browser, and new search functions. As part of the acclaimed New Perspectives Series, this book offers proven learning features to help you absorb key information, no matter what your learning style. A dynamic Visual Overview at the beginning of each module gives you a graphic preview of content and serves as a study guide for later use. ProSkills Boxes provide information about professional skills that relate to the module’s content. Troubleshoot Exercises let you apply your skills in a critical-thinking setting. Readers can trust NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10: COMPREHENSIVE for all of the MS Windows skills needed. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Readers examine two of the most prominent operating systems -- Windows 10 and Linux CentOS7 -- in parallel with the unique approach found only in GUIDE TO PARALLEL OPERATING SYSTEMS WITH WINDOWS 10 AND LINUX, 3E. Rather than using a compare and contrast model, the book presents each topic conceptually before demonstrating it simultaneously on both operating systems. Readers can instantly switch between Windows 10 and Linux CentOS 7 to complete the myriad of hands-on activities that reinforce the similarities between the two operating systems for each conceptual task. The text’s virtualization approach provides flexibility that enables readers to use Microsoft Hyper-V Client, Oracle VirtualBox, or VMWare Workstation. This comprehensive guide helps users develop the competencies needed in Windows 10 and Linux to maximize success in today's classroom or tomorrow’s business environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Designed specifically to meet the needs of users who have a broad range of experience levels, the new ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10, INTRODUCTORY equips today’s readers to master Windows 10 basics using a hallmark two-page spread visual format. This practical, user-friendly design makes learning accessible by allowing users to see an entire task or lesson in one view. Streamlined into two units, ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10 INTRODUCTORY immediately gets learners up and running with the latest features specific to MS Windows 10, including the new user interface, starting an app, working with windows, and managing files. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Don't sweat it--we all started out as newbies. Inside, Windows expert Woody Leonhard cuts through the jargon and breaks down what you need to know to make the most of this popular operating system. From troubleshooting common problems to setting up multiple user accounts, and everything in between, this all-access guide takes you from "what?" to "wow, I can do that!"--All with the click of a few buttons. Whether you want to use Windows for work or fun, this guide makes it easy.--Provided by publisher.
Description : This fun and friendly guide shows you clearly how to use Windows 10. Featuring a large font that makes the book easier to read and magnified screen shots to help make the subject matter less intimidating, the author cuts through the confusing jargon to explain how to use the Start Screen and apps, organize your documents, connect to devices, and so much more!
Description : Manage and control Internet-connected devices from Windows and Raspberry Pi. Master the Windows IoT Core application programming interface and feature set to develop Internet of Things applications on the Raspberry Pi using your Windows and .NET programming skills. Windows 10 for the Internet of Things presents a set of example projects covering a wide range of techniques designed specifically to jump start your own Internet of Things creativity. You'll learn everything you need to know about Windows IoT Core in order to develop Windows and IoT applications that run on the Pi. Microsoft’s release of Windows IoT Core is groundbreaking in how it makes the Raspberry Pi and Internet of Things programming accessible to Windows developers. Now it’s possible to develop for the Raspberry Pi using native Windows and all the related programming skills that Windows programmers have learned from developing desktop and mobile applications. Windows 10 becomes a gateway by which many can experience hardware and Internet of Things development who may never have had the opportunity otherwise. However, even savvy Windows programmers require help to get started with hardware development. This book, Windows 10 for the Internet of Things, provides just the help you need to get started in putting your Windows skills to use in a burgeoning new world of development for small devices that are ubiquitously connected to the Internet. What You Will Learn Learn Windows 10 on the Raspberry Pi Read sensor data and control actuators Connect to and transmit data into the cloud Remotely control your devices from any web browser Develop IOT applications under Windows using C# and Python Store your IOT data in a database for later analysis Who This Book Is For Developers and enthusiasts wanting to take their skills in Windows development and jump on board one of the largest and fastest growing trends to hit the technology world in years – that of connecting everyday devices to the Internet. This book shows how to develop for Microsoft’s operating-system for devices, Windows 10 IoT Core. Readers learn to develop in C# and Python using Visual Studio, for deployment on devices such as the Raspberry Pi and the Ardunio.
Description : Master the Microsoft Office 2016 skills necessary for success in any medical office or health-related career with the new, reader-friendly ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT OFFICE 2016 FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS. This dynamic, visually focused book introduces the most important skills within Microsoft Office 2013 using step-by-step instructions and vibrant clear visuals. Readers examine actual medical examples and complete timely projects. Intriguing case studies related to today’s medical industry prepare readers to meet contemporary medical office challenges. Beginner or experienced users will find ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & 2016 FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS filled with relevant information that’s essential now and ideal for long-term reference in any office administration, medical assisting, or health care career. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Beginning Windows 10 takes you through the new features of this amazing new operating system, revealing some of its surprising capabilities, and helping you customize it to suit you. Whether you are new to Windows, or you want to get up to speed with the latest features and changes, this book has everything you need to get started. Author Mike Halsey shows you how to create an environment for school, work, and play that puts the important things at your fingertips, while combining them in ways you never thought possible. Learn how to carry your personalized Windows experience with you as part of your Microsoft account instead of having it tied to one device, while also keeping everything safe, secure and backed up, so you can enjoy peace of mind with your new PC. With the right start, your PC can become a tool that works for you, not against you, and leaves more of your time and energy free for the things that matter to you. Beginning Windows 10 shows you how. What You'll Learn About the ins and outs of the Windows 10 interface and its new features How to personalize your Windows experience to give trouble-free performance How to manage your Microsoft account across different devices and services in the home, at work, and on the move How to maximize your productivity with Windows 10 How to secure and configure Windows 10 to guarantee a safe and secure experience How to use, hack and manipulate Windows to enable advanced customization Who This Book Is For Beginning Windows 10 is for people new to Windows or who want to get up to speed with the latest version. This book also can help people who already know how to perform routine tasks learn how to get more out of Windows, their computer and their time. Whether you want to get up and running with Windows 10, or want to go to the next level and learn useful ways to minimize problems, maximize performance, and optimize your overall Windows experience, this book is for you.
Description : Prepare for a career in network administration using Microsoft Windows 10 with the real-world examples and hands-on activities that reinforce key concepts in MICROSOFT SPECIALIST GUIDE TO MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10. This book also features troubleshooting tips for solutions to common problems that readers will encounter in Windows 10 administration. This book’s in-depth study focuses on all of the functions and features of installing, configuring, and maintaining Windows 10 as a client operating system. Activities let learners experience first-hand the processes involved in Windows 10 configuration and management. Review Questions reinforce concepts and help readers prepare for the Microsoft certification exam. Case Projects offer a real-world perspective on the concepts introduced in each chapter, helping readers prepare for even the most challenging situations that must be managed in a live networking environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Learn Windows 10 quickly and painlessly with this beginner's guide Windows 10 Simplified is your absolute beginner's guide to the ins and outs of Windows. Fully updated to cover Windows 10, this highly visual guide covers all the new features in addition to the basics, giving you a one-stop resource for complete Windows 10 mastery. Every page features step-by-step screen shots and plain-English instructions that walk you through everything you need to know, no matter how new you are to Windows. You'll master the basics as you learn how to navigate the user interface, work with files, create user accounts, and practice using the tools that make Windows 10 the most efficient Windows upgrade yet. This guide gets you up to speed quickly, with step-by-step screen shots that help you follow along with the clear, patient instruction. Shed your beginner status with easy-to-follow instructions Master the basics of the interface, files, and accounts Browse the web, use media features, and send and receive email Customize Windows to look and work the way you want Learning new computer skills can be intimidating, but it doesn't have to be. Even if you have no Windows experience at all, this visually rich guide demonstrates everything you need to know, starting from the very beginning. If you're ready to become fluent in Windows, Windows 10 Simplified is the easiest, fastest way to learn.
Description : The deepest Windows reference on the market Windows 10 Bible leaves no stone unturned when examining Windows and this important Windows update. It provides coverage above and beyond all competitors. Parts cover: Part I: Getting Started, Getting Secure Part II: Security and Updates Part III: Personalizing Windows Part IV: Beyond the Desktop Part V: Pictures, Music, and Movies Part VI: Managing Your Content Part VII: Printing, Faxing, and Scanning Part VIII: Installing and Removing Programs Part IX: Hardware and Performance Tuning Part X: Networking and Sharing
Description : SEE IT DONE. DO IT YOURSELF. It's that Easy! Easy Windows 10 teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from Windows 10. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to perform the most common tasks with Windows. No need to feel intimidated; we'll hold your hand every step of the way. Learn how to... - Use the new Windows 10 Start menu in standard and Tablet Mode versions - Create annotated notes from web pages with the new Microsoft Edge browser - Keep your information safe with improved File History and Backup - Use OneDrive(R) cloud storage to save space on your tablets and computers - Use Cortana(R) voice search to help organize your life - Enjoy and shop for your favorite apps, movies, music, and TV shows - Manage and protect your home network - Touchscreen, keyboard, or mouse-use Windows 10 your way! Category: Windows Operating System Covers: Windows 10 User Level: Beginner
Description : The ideal book for older adults that have already worked with an earlier version of Windows and want to get up and going with Windows 10, this guide covers all of the important basic functions, including browsing the internet safely, sending and receiving email, organizing files and folders, viewing photos and videos, and listening to music. The book allows users to learn step by step and at their own pace how to work with the new programs and features in Windows 10, as well as how to configure Windows 10 to make their computers more user-friendly. It offers additional exercises for practicing a variety of different tasks, and there are instructional videos available online on the book's support website.
Description : Introduce your students to the new generation of Microsoft Office with the new generation of Shelly Cashman Series books! For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. With Microsoft Windows 7: Essential, we're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to reflect the learning styles of today's students. In this text you'll find features that are specifically designed to engage students, improve retention, and prepare them for future success. Our trademark step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach now encourages students to expand their understanding of the Microscoft Windows 7 operating system through experimentation, exploration, and planning ahead. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Both computer rookies and hot shots can master Microsoft Office 2016 applications quickly and efficiently with this new book in the acclaimed Illustrated Series’ newest book: ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & Office 2016: INTRODUCTORY. Using a concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series incorporates a hallmark two-page layout that allows readers to see an entire task without turning the page. Skills are accessible and easy to follow with Learning Outcomes that outline the skills addressed in each lesson. Larger full-color images reflect exactly what readers should see on their own computer screens. Each module begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson and introduces an updated case study for further application. Readers can count on ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & Office 2016: INTRODUCTORY to perfect the skills they need now and on the job. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Your all-inclusive guide to Windows 10 Anniversary Edition Windows 10 Bible, Anniversary Update presents the ultimate reference for enterprise and professional Windows 10 Anniversary Update users. From setup and settings to networking and the daily workflow, this book provides expert guidance on all aspects of the OS. Read from beginning to end for a comprehensive tour of all of the nooks and crannies, or dip in as needed to find quick answers to your most pressing issues—formatted as a reference divided into mini-tutorials, this guide delves deep into the Windows 10 Anniversary Update to walk you through every inch of functionality. Personalize your settings, desktop, and security to augment the way you work; configure Windows 10 for enterprise with remote access, groups, and Hyper-V; set up a private network for two or 20 computers, and manage security to keep your content safe—everything you need to know is explained here. This book provides clear, authoritative guidance toward every aspect of the old and new to help you take advantage of everything Windows 10 Anniversary Update has to offer. Customize your Windows 10 Anniversary Update experience Install and remove hardware and software Set up your network and configure security Manage content, connect to printers, and troubleshoot issues Clear your to-do list faster than ever with Cortana voice commands, Windows Ink, Windows Hello, and a cross-platform capability that allows you to integrate a range of platforms including tablets, phones, Raspberry Pi, and even Xbox. Even if you're an experienced user, you're probably missing out on some very cool features—let the Windows 10 Bible, Anniversary Update fill the gaps and take your Windows 10 experience to the next level.
Description : Both computer rookies and pros can master Microsoft Office 2016 applications quickly and efficiently with this new book in the popular Illustrated Series -- ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & Office 2016: FUNDAMENTALS. Using a concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series features a hallmark two-page layout that allows the reader to see an entire task without turning the page. Skills are accessible and easy to follow with Learning Outcomes that outline the key concepts in each lesson. Larger full-color images reflect exactly what readers should see on their own computer screens. Each module begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson and introduces an updated case study for further application. Readers can count on ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & Office 2016: FUNDAMENTALS to perfect the skills they need now and on the job. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : A comprehensive, up-to-date, user-friendly guide to Excel 2010 Excel is the standard for spreadsheet applications and is used worldwide, but it's not always user-friendly. That makes it a perfect For Dummies topic, and this handy all-in-one guide covers all the essentials, the new features, how to analyze data with Excel, and much more. Eight minibooks address Excel basics, worksheet design, formulas and functions, worksheet collaboration and review, charts and graphics, data management, data analysis, and Excel and VBA. Excel is the leading spreadsheet/data analysis software and is used throughout the world; the newest revision includes upgraded tools and a redesigned interface For Dummies books are the bestselling guides to Excel, with more than three million copies sold Excel 2010 All-in-One For Dummies covers the changes in the newest version as well as familiar tasks, such as creating and editing worksheets, setting up formulas, and performing statistical functions Eight self-contained minibooks cover the basics, worksheet design, formulas and functions, worksheet collaboration, presenting data in charts and graphics, data management, data analysis, and creating macros with VBA. Newcomers to Excel as well as veterans who just want to learn the latest version will find Excel 2010 All-in-One For Dummies has everything they need to know.
Description : Learn Raspberry Pi 2 with Linux and Windows 10 will tell you everything you need to know about working with Raspberry Pi 2 so you can get started doing amazing things. You'll learn how to set up your new Raspberry Pi 2 with a monitor, keyboard and mouse, and how to install both Linux and Windows on your new Pi 2. Linux has always been a great fit for the Pi, but it can be a steep learning curve if you've never used it before. With this book, you'll see how easy it is to install Linux and learn how to work with it, including how to become a Linux command line pro. You'll learn that what might seem unfamiliar in Linux is actually very familiar. And now that Raspberry Pi also supports Windows 10, a chapter is devoted to setting up Windows 10 for the Internet of Things on a Raspberry Pi. Finally, you'll learn how to create these Raspberry Pi projects with Linux: Making a Pi web server: run LAMP on your own network Making your Pi wireless: remove all the cables and retain all the functionality Making a Raspber ry Pi-based security cam and messenger service Making a Pi media center: stream videos and music from your Pi
Description : With Windows 8, Microsoft completely reimagined the graphical user interface for its operating system, which now runs on both desktop PCs and tablets, but the overhaul was not without hitches and its dueling UIs (one designed for touch, the other for keyboards and mice) created significant confusion for users. Windows 10 (a free update to users of Windows 8 or Windows 7) fixes a number of the problems introduced by the revolution in Windows 8 and offers plenty of new features along, such as the new Spartan web browser, Cortana voice-activated “personal assistant,” new universal apps (that run on tablet, phone, and computer), and more. But to really get the most out of the new operating system, you’re going to need a guide. Thankfully, Windows 10: The Missing Manual will be there to help. Like its predecessors, this book from the founder of Yahoo Tech, previous New York Times columnist, bestselling author, and Missing Manuals creator David Pogue illuminates its subject with technical insight, plenty of wit, and hardnosed objectivity for beginners, veteran standalone PC users, new tablet owners, and those who know their way around a network.
Description : This book helps you to get started with Windows 10 IoT Core for Raspberry Pi 3 board. The following is highlight topic of this book: * Introduction to Raspberry Pi 3 and Windows 10 * Deploying Windows IoT Core on Raspberry Pi 3 * Running and Configuring Windows 10 IoT Core * Hello World - LED Blinking * Raspberry Pi GPIO Programming * Working with I2C/TWI Protocol * Working with SPI Protocol * Working with UART
Description : Praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series engages both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013 applications quickly and efficiently. Skills are accessible and easy-to-follow thanks to the Illustrated Series' hallmark 2-page layout, which allows students to see an entire task in one view. New Learning Outcomes outline the skills covered in each lesson, and larger full-color screens represent exactly what students should see on their own computers. Each unit begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson, and introduces a case study for further application. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : The fast and easy way to get up and running with Windows 10 Windows 10 For Dummies covers the latest version of Windows and gets you up and running with the changes and new features you'll find in this updated operating system. Packed with time-saving tips to help you get the most out of the software, this helpful Windows 10 guide shows you how to manage Windows tasks like navigating the interface with a mouse or touchscreen, connecting to the web, and troubleshooting problems and making quick fixes. Assuming no prior knowledge of the software, Windows 10 For Dummies addresses the updates to Windows and shows you how to get things accomplished. Focusing on the features you'll go to again and again, this new edition of this bestselling tech book will have you quickly finding files, connecting to the Web, gathering your email and social accounts in one spot, managing apps, creating and managing accounts, using online tools, customizing your settings, and so much more—making you a Windows whiz in no time. Helps you navigate the twists and turns of the updated Windows interface Provides easy-to-follow answers to all of your Windows questions Illustrates the new features of Windows 10 Quickly gets you up to speed on figuring out the changes to the latest version of Windows Whether you're new to Windows or just looking to get up to speed on what's changed in its latest release, this is the only resource you'll need.