Description : Windows 10 in easy steps, 4th Edition shows you everything you will need to know to get up to speed with Windows 10. Covers the update released April 2018 Windows 10 in easy steps, 4th Edition provides full-color and comprehensive coverage of the latest Windows operating system, and shows how to get the most out of it, whether you are using a desktop computer or a mobile device. It details the new features and shows how these integrate with the more traditional elements of the operating system, including: · Upgrading to Windows 10 and personalizing it for your needs · Getting to grips with the Windows 10 interface, navigating with the Start menu, the Start button, and the Taskbar · Customizing the live tiles feature, so that you can create your own look and feel · Accessing and downloading apps, and how to work with them and organize them · Working with files and folders, using OneDrive for free storage and sharing files · Using Cortana, the Personal Digital Assistant, to search your computer or the web, or to perform actions like opening apps or documents · Getting online with the web browser, Microsoft Edge, and keeping in touch by email and Skype · Perfecting photos, viewing movies, playing music and games. It also covers the new features in the April 2018 Update, including: · Timeline, which enables you to view all of your open apps as thumbnails, and also carry on working with them on other compatible devices. · New features in the My People app, including being able to drag and drop contacts to and from the Taskbar. · Using Share Nearby to share content with nearby devices without having to physically attach them, using Bluetooth. · Microsoft Edge’s redesigned version of the Hub for viewing items such as Favorites. Windows 10 is one of the most significant upgrades in Microsoft's history and Windows 10 in easy steps, 4th Edition is ideal for newbies and for those wanting to quickly grasp the essentials in the new April 2018 Update version. Table of Contents · Introducing Windows 10 · Getting Started · Working with Apps · Standard Controls · Customizing Windows · File Explorer · Managing Files and Folders · Digital Lifestyle · Microsoft Edge Browser · Keeping in Touch · Networking and Sharing · System and Security
Description : Windows 10 in easy steps, 2nd Edition provides full-colour and comprehensive coverage of this new operating system from Microsoft, and shows how to get the most out of it, whether you are using a desktop computer or a mobile device. It details the new features and shows how these integrate with the more traditional elements of the operating system. It covers the new features, and includes: Upgrading to Windows 10 and personalizing it for your needs Getting to grips with the Windows 10 interface, navigating with the Start menu, the Start button, and the Taskbar Customising the live tiles feature, so that you can create your own look and feel Accessing and downloading apps, and how to work with them and organize them Working with files and folders, using OneDrive for free storage and sharing files Using Cortana, the Personal Digital Assistant, to search your computer or the web, or to perform actions like opening apps or documents Getting online with the new browser, Microsoft Edge, and keeping in touch by email and Skype Perfecting photos, viewing movies, playing music and games Windows 10 is one of the most significant upgrades in Microsoft's history and Windows 10 in easy steps, 2nd Edition is ideal for newbies and for those wanting to quickly grasp the essentials in the new version. Covers the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, released August 2016.
Description : Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps, 2nd Edition is written with the older generation in mind. It uses larger type for easy reading and takes you through the essentials a step at a time. It will help you to: Install or upgrade to Windows 10, and customize it to suit your needs Master the key features of Windows 10 on your Windows device (including PCs, laptops and touch devices) Find your way around with the Start button, the Start menu, and the new Taskbar Use the Quick Access section - an area you can personalize with your favorite apps, programs, contacts and websites so you can quickly get to the functions and files you use most often Search the web with the new Microsoft Edge browser Learn about apps, find and download them, then resize and move them and maximize, minimize or close from their titlebars Understand how Cloud storage with OneDrive works, and use it for free storage and sharing files Talk to Cortana, the voice-activated Personal Digital Assistant which can perform searches on your computer or the web, perform actions like opening apps or documents, or set reminders and more This guide is filled with tips and shortcuts to help you get the most out of Windows 10, whatever your level of experience and whichever type of PC system you are using. Covers the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, released August 2016
Description : Windows 10 in easy steps Special Edition, 2nd Edition is a comprehensive, yet concise guide that will walk you through Windows 10 basics so that you're up and running in no time. Then, in easy steps, it'll gently guide you through advanced features to help you venture further and get more from Windows 10. Install/upgrade the right Windows 10 release for you Master the new interface, desktop and the Start menu Learn to use the great new features in the Creators Update, including 3D and mixed reality, game broadcasting, connecting to people faster, and much more. Find, download and use key apps for work and for fun Utilize internet and cloud facilities such as OneDrive Enjoy Microsoft Edge, the new innovative web browser Take control of your devices and printers Save time use the Search feature and Cortana Create and monitor your home network Organize and share your files safely Keep your Windows 10 working smoothly & efficiently Explore Windows Registry, file encryption, PowerShell, and more, all at your own pace This guide also includes a chapter on troubleshooting so it'll serve as a key reference point for the future a great investment for all Windows 10 users! Covers the Creators Update, due for release Spring 2017. Some of the great new features that will feature in this second edition of theWindows 10 in easy steps - Special Edition: NEW - Paint 3D application to work with and create 3D models NEW - My People feature to prioritize sharing Edge web browser gets tab previews and blocks Flash by default Cortana digital assistant is extended to understand more commands Mail app is much improved with better options and performance Windows Update gets options to provide more control Privacy Settings gets options to provide more control PowerShell is now the default shell instead of Command Prompt Settings are extended and now favored over Control Panel Action Center gets improvements for better control
Description : Over 1,000 useful tricks of the trade to make Windows work more efficiently for you, all revealed in this book. This second edition ofWindows 10 Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts in easy steps has been updated to cover the Windows 10 Anniversary Update (released August 2nd, 2016). Learn how to customize the interface to suit your needs; boost your PC’s performance with simple tweaks; quicken Startup and Shutdown times; save time by keeping your files organized; keep your hard drive lean; quickly repair Windows 10; give your PC a free tune-up; keep net browsing safe, private and efficient; keep tabs on other users’ activities; guard your PC against viruses and prying eyes; and use a PC to build a home entertainment center. With keyboard shortcuts throughout to help you save time, this guide is a great investment for all Windows 10 users!
Description : Windows 8.1 in easy steps – Special Edition is a comprehensive, yet concise guide that will walk you through Windows 8.1 basics so that you'll be up and running in no time. Then, step-by-step, it covers the key advanced features to help you become a Windows 8.1 guru at your own pace: Install the right Windows 8.1 release for your needsMaster the interface, desktop, taskbar and key appsHave fun with photos, music, games and movies appsUtilize internet and cloud facilities such as OneDriveOrganize and share your files safelyTake control of your devices and printersSave time by using the sophisticated Search facilityCreate and monitor your home networkExplore Windows RegistryKeep your Windows 8.1 working smoothly & efficiently Written in the familiar In Easy Steps style, this guide serves as your key reference point to take full advantage of Windows 8.1.