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 : The Creator’s Update, also known as Redstone 2, is Microsoft’s next update to the Windows 10 Operating system, after Anniversary Edition. Updated and in full color, this guide explores... * Windows 10 Creator’s Update’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 * 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.
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 : 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 : 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 personalising 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 organise 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. Table of Contents Introducing Windows 10 Getting Started Working with Apps Basic Controls Customizing Windows File Explorer Managing Files and Folders Digital Lifestyle Microsoft Edge Browser Keeping in Touch Networking System and Security
Description : A full-color, visual guide to the basics of Windows 8.1, written for seniors, by a senior in a jargon-free style, using specific examples in clear, step-by-step instructions Start using Windows 8 or 8.1 right away--the QuickSteps way. Full-color screenshots on every page with clear instructions make it easy to use this versatile operating system on any device and navigate the interface with a touchscreen, keyboard, or mouse. Written by a senior for seniors, this book shows you how to customize your desktop, store data, browse the Internet, use email, work with documents and photos, enjoy multimedia, access the cloud, and use apps. You'll get tips for maintaining your system, adding hardware and software, and controlling security. This practical, visual guide gets you up and running on Windows 8.1 in no time! Use these handy guideposts: QuickSteps for accomplishing common tasks Personal insights from other seniors Need-to-know facts in concise narrative Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things Bonus information related to the topic being covered Errors and pitfalls to avoid The unique, landscape-oriented layout of the QuickSteps series mimics your computer screen, displays graphics and explanations side by side, and lays flat so you can easily refer to the book while working on your computer.
Description : Windows 10 hit the scene in 2015 with an all-new web browser (Edge), the Cortana voice assistant, and universal apps that run equally well on tablets, phones, and computers. Now, the Creators Update brings refinement and polish to Windows 10—and this jargon-free guide helps you get the most out of this supercharged operating system. Windows 10: The Missing Manual covers the entire system, including all the new features, like the three-column Start menu, the extensions in the Microsoft Edge browser, Paint 3D, and live game broadcasting. You’ll learn how to: Explore the desktop, including File Explorer, Taskbar, Action Center, and Cortana Work with programs and documents, Windows starter apps, the Control Panel, and 3D apps Connect with Edge and email Beef up security and privacy Set up hardware and peripherals, including tablets, laptops, hybrids, printers, and gadgets Maintain computer health with backups, troubleshooting tools, and disk management Learn about network accounts, file sharing, and setting up your own small network Written by David Pogue—tech critic for Yahoo Finance and former columnist for The New York Times—this updated edition illuminates its subject with technical insight, plenty of wit, and hardnosed objectivity.
Description : Presents step-by-step instructions on the features of Windows 8, covering such topics as working with the desktop, exploring applications, managing files, and connecting with other devices and the Cloud.
Description : With My Windows 10, you will quickly get up to speed. Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Windows 10 photos show you exactly what to do. This book serves to help when you run into Windows 10 problems or limitations. Tips and Notes help you get the most from your Windows 10 computer. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Windows 10 computer working just the way you want. Learn how to: Master Windows innovations you like, and keep the older techniques you're comfortable with Adjust the Start screen so it works the way you want (not the other way around!) Get more productive with touch gestures, live tiles, and Charms Browse the Web faster and easier with Internet Explorer 11 tabbed browsing Find, download, install, and work with the best new Windows Store apps Copy, move, and share files using File Explorer Use the built-in Skype app to make super-easy free video calls Master the major improvements in Windows 10's Photos and Music apps Stream movies on your computer, and share media with your Xbox Use cloud features to access your files everywhere, on any device you choose Keep your files and computer safe, secure, backed up, and working reliably Register your book at quepublishing.com/register to gain access to bonus material or receive a coupon.
Description : Everything you need for your Introduction to Computing course! COMPUTER CONCEPTS AND MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013 ILLUSTRATED delivers the most up-to-date computer concepts and Microsoft Office 2013 skills in an accessible, easy-to-follow format. The Illustrated Series has been praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly layout, which engages both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering application skills and computer concepts quickly and efficiently. Thanks to the Illustrated Series’ hallmark 2-page layout, each task is presented in a single view, enabling students to work through an entire process without turning a page. 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. With COMPUTER CONCEPTS AND MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013 ILLUSTRATED, everything your students need is at their fingertips. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.