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 : 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 : NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MICROSOFT WINDOWS 8 takes a critical-thinking approach to teaching Windows 8 concepts and skills. In addition to in-depth coverage of essential topics, this book also covers some of the coolest new features to the Windows Operating System including Apps, the Charms Bar, mobile computing, and touch screen capabilities. The New Perspectives Series also has new pedagogical elements to help students with all learning styles absorb key information. The Visual Overview at the beginning of each tutorial gives students a graphic view of the content, as well as a study guide for later use. ProSkill Boxes and Exercises provide students with information and practice on Professional Skills that relate to that tutorial’s content. Troubleshoot Exercises provide an opportunity for students to apply their skills in 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 : 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 : 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. *Updated for Version 1903* 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 Basics 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 : Windows 10 is one of the latest additions to the Microsoft Operating Systems. The company started in 1981 with the most remarkable OS’s being Windows 95,98,2003 and most recently Windows 7 and 8. Windows 10 joins Windows NT family of several successful OS’s with the succeeding OS performing better than its predecessor. This new OS has major differences from the other releases and has the same internal core for different devices. These include PC’s, laptops, phones and integration of this core into all new devices. While Windows 10 is yet to be released the information on the features it will have already has users buzzing with anticipation. Windows 10 has added the features present on Windows 8 while greatly improving the experience on PCs and laptops.This book is targeted on directing users on how to manipulate the different areas of the Windows 10 on all devices to achieve optimal functionality once installed.
Description : Windows 10 In Depth is just the guide you need. It will get you through the learning curve to become a Windows 10 expert. The authors of Windows 10 In Depth have scaled the steepest part of the learning curve for you, and give you great guidance from the first page to the last, from your first hour with Windows 10 to long-term management and maintenance tasks. In addition, this book is part of Que’s exciting new Content Update Program. As Microsoft updates features of Windows 10, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. The updates will be delivered to you via a FREE Web Edition of this book, which can be accessed with any Internet connection. To learn more, visit www.quepublishing.com/CUP. This massive book includes detailed step-by-step procedures, which you through even the most complex configuration and management tasks. Whether you have a traditional PC or a souped-up tablet with a touchscreen, Windows 10 In Depth is just the guide you need. It will get you through the learning curve to become a Windows 10 expert. The authors have scaled the steepest part of the learning curve for you. From the first page to the last, and from your first hour with Windows 10, Brian Knittel and Paul McFedries share their 50+ years of combined Windows, networking, and security experience with you.
Description : Covering all the features readers need to know to get their daily work done, this book gives a tour of this powerful new operating system. The hands-on, easy-to-follow instructions show them how to start programs, create and save new documents, find and open existing documents, and organize folders and documents logically.