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 : The #1 source for Windows 10 help Millions of Windows users have turned to Windows For Dummies for quick, friendly, and easy-to-understand help with their computers. Windows 10 For Dummies, 3rd Edition continues this tradition as it helps you navigate the twists and turns of Windows. Start at the beginning to discover the basics of the Windows interface or flip to later chapters to help you work with Windows apps, connect to the Internet, or customize your privacy settings. Updated to cover the latest changes to Windows 10, this revised edition is ideal for first-time Windows users who need a guide to their operating system as well as experienced users who need a road map to the latest features. Inside, the book quickly and easily shows you how to do everything from establishing a user account, to corralling your photos, to setting up a printer, to using Windows on a tablet—and everything in between. Manage the start-up menu and the Windows desktop Get to know the programs that come with Windows 10 Discover troubleshooting tips and privacy tricks Be productive at home or in the office If you use Windows 10, you’ll want to keep this updated edition of the trusty companion nearby as you make your way around the new OS.
Description : These days everyone has a desktop computer, laptop, or at least a device such as a smartphone or tablet that they use to go online, send emails, and so on. And for the people who use a personal computer at home or at work then there is a very good chance that it is running Microsoft Windows. And if it's a newer computer then there is a very good chance its running Windows 10 since new or has been upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or Windows 8. Microsoft has said that Windows 10 will be the last version of their desktop operating system and that they will just continue to update it and add new features rather than come out with new versions. Time will tell if they will stick with this strategy or if they will feel the pressure to come out with something new just for the sake of generating some hype and of course more sales. This goal of this book is to help you get the most out of your Windows 10 computer and make you a more proficient computer user. I will cover the basics (in detail) to better help you understand how to do things like configure and customize Windows, use the great built in features and software as well troubleshoot issues that you may run into while using your computer. A lot of this content will apply to previous versions of Windows so you will be able to apply your newfound knowledge to older computers as well. The chapters in the book cover the following topics: Chapter 1 - What is Windows? Chapter 2 - Installing Windows Chapter 3 - Configuring and Customizing Windows Chapter 4 - Installing Devices Chapter 5 - Windows Apps Chapter 6 - File and Folder Management Chapter 7 - User Accounts Chapter 8 - Microsoft Edge Web Browser Chapter 9 - Windows 10 Settings Chapter 10 - Networking Chapter 11 - Basic Troubleshooting About the Author James Bernstein has been working with various companies in the IT field since 2000, managing technologies such as SAN and NAS storage, VMware, backups, Windows Servers, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Networking, Microsoft Office, Exchange, and more. He has obtained certifications from Microsoft, VMware, CompTIA, ShoreTel, and SNIA, and continues to strive to learn new technologies to further his knowledge on a variety of subjects. He is also the founder of the website OnlineComputerTips.com, which offers its readers valuable information on topics such as Windows, networking, hardware, software, and troubleshooting. Jim writes much of the content himself and adds new content on a regular basis. The site was started in 2005 and is still going strong today.
Description : Designed specifically to meet the needs of users who have a broad range of experience levels, ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT WINDOWS 10: INTERMEDIATE equips readers with both basic and more advanced Microsoft Windows 10 skills. The book’s practical, user-friendly format allows readers to work through an entire lesson without turning a page. This streamlined book gets users up and running immediately with the latest features of Microsoft Windows 10, including the new user interface, working with the Charms bar, starting an app, working with windows, managing files, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : Now readers can master the computer concepts and Microsoft Office 2016 skills perfect for success in the classroom or workforce with the latest ILLUSTRATED COMPUTER CONCEPTS AND MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & OFFICE 2016. This all-in-one book makes it simple to become proficient in both today’s computer concepts and the MS Office skills most needed for professional success. Key application skills are clearly demonstrated using the user-friendly two-page spread found throughout this and all books in the popular Illustrated Microsoft Office 2016 Series. Today’s most up-to-date technology developments and concepts are clarified using the distinctive step-by-step approach and material from COMPUTER CONCEPTS ILLUSTRATED BRIEF. This edition highlights updated Office 365 content with a new module that addresses Productivity Apps. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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 : This book covers Windows 10, the latest Windows operating system released on July 29th, 2015. Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps 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 needsMaster 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, the new TaskbarUse 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 oftenSearch the web with the new Microsoft Edge browserLearn about apps, find and download them, then resize and move them and maximize, minimize or close from their titlebarsUnderstand how cloud storage with OneDrive works, and use it for free storage and sharing filesTalk 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.
Description : If you're a first-time Windows 10 user looking for an authoritative, accessible guide to the basics of this new operating system, look no further than this book
Description : Are you struggling to understand Windows 10? This book will guide you through the new Operating System one step at a time, to help you understand the software more quickly and easily! Great for beginners, a basic computing class, or as an update for experienced users. Step-by-step, visual approach to help you quickly master Windows 10Plenty of full color, illustrated screenshots and photographs to help you. Presented in an easy and simple to read format, written in jargon free English. Updated for the new anniversary update, and in full color, you’ll learn... Windows 10's new features, menus and utilities Setting up your computer, downloading and upgrading to Windows 10 Navigating around Windows 10 using file explorer, task view and the start menu Using the desktop and running applications Using Tablets, touch screen gestures, keyboards and pens Using Windows Ink Getting to know Cortana virtual assistant and Microsoft Edge Web Browser Using OneDrive Getting started with Continuum Getting started with Windows Hello Backing up your important data with FileHistory Antivirus and internet safety Downloading & watching videos, movies and watching DVDs Downloading & listening to music and using Groove Music Passes Storing, manipulating and sharing photos Staying in touch friends, family and colleagues using Mail, Calendar & Skype Maintaining Windows 10, scanning drives for errors and basic recovery procedures and more... Clear instruction, and easy-to-follow tutorials with illustrated photographs, graphics and screen prints, guide you through the procedures every step of the way. If you want to get up and running quickly and easily with the new Windows 10, this is the guide you need.