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 : 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 : On Windows 10, how will you connect your Skype Account to that of Hotmail or Windows live to be able to provide a single credential while logging in.
Description : It’s a miracle that you get as much done as you do. Technology is helping you to be increasingly productive, although none of us often pays attention to its role in our lives. But just imagine tackling everyday tasks like paying bills, organizing digital photos, chatting with your kids scattered around the country and so much more without a PC or laptop. It’s simply mind-boggling just how much we get done every day, thanks to computer programs such as Microsoft Windows. Microsoft has been paying attention to its billions of users; at least it has in the past few years with Windows 10. You’re busy and these Windows 10 features can help save you time and effort.
Description : The most comprehensive guide to Windows 10, updated with the latest enhancements If you're new to Windows 10 and want an authoritative and accessible guide to the basics of the widely used operating system, Windows 10 All-in-One For Dummies is the book for you. Written by trusted Windows expert Woody Leonhard, this freshly updated guide cuts through the jargon and covers everything you need to know, including navigating the start menu, personalizing your Windows experience, maximizing Windows apps, and managing security. Windows 10 All-in-One For Dummies includes all the guidance you need to make the most of this latest update of Windows. It shows you how to set up multiple user accounts, create a Homegroup for easy sharing between devices, backup your files, and troubleshoot common problems. Covers all the new features and latest enhancements to Windows 10 Makes upgrading to the latest version easier than ever Lets you work with apps like a pro Includes tons of tips on protecting your computer, data, privacy, and identity Whether you use Windows 10 for business, fun and games, or staying in touch with family and friends, Windows 10 All-in-One For Dummies makes it easy.
Description : Teach yourself how to navigate and use the latest version of Microsoft Windows. Now in full color, this guide explores... * 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 * Using Cortana virtual assistant and Microsoft Edge Web Browser * Using OneDrive * Backing up your important data with FileHistory * Antivirus and internet safety * Downloading & watching videos and watching DVDs * Downloading & listening to music * 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 : 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 : Discover Windows 10 insider tips and shortcuts Windows 10 Secrets is your insider's guide to getting the most out of Windows 10. Written by two Windows experts, this book cuts through the hype to explain how things work, what's new and different, and how you can optimize the new operating system for your wants and needs. You'll find never-before-published tips, techniques, and invaluable shortcuts and workarounds, conveyed in a witty, conversational style that doesn't waste your time with basic computer concepts. Tables and illustrations clarify important points, and provide easy reference when you just need a quick answer. You'll learn what has changed since Windows 8, how to use new tools and features, and how to tailor Windows 10 to be more efficient. This book is your tour guide to Windows 10, showing you how to get more out of Windows 10 and fully utilize the latest productivity-enhancing features. Get point-by-point comparison between Windows 10 and Windows 8 Explore Windows 10's new features and functionality Learn the Windows 10 tips and techniques you can't get anywhere else Modify Windows 10 to work the way you need it to work Get the scoop on the latest upgrade — straight from Microsoft insiders — with Windows 10 Secrets.
Description : Despite economic growth in the U.S., prospects in the job market remain dim. Yet while other industries stagnate, the IT market has continued to expand as technology matures and deepends its roots in business operations. For those seeking a job in IT, the ubiquitous help desk is an excellent starting point in a promising career. This book helps individuals seeking employment as an IT help desk professional understand the industry, develop the necessary skills to obtain the position, secure a job offer, and advance in their careers. Inside you'll find: Understanding the IT Help Desk A Day in the Life of an IT Help Desk Professional Why Starting at the Help Desk is an Awesome Choice The Education & Mindset Feeding Your Inner Nerd Required Post-Education & Certifications Finding the Right Position For You Branding Yourself Creating a Winning Resume & Cover Letter Surviving the Interview/Post-Interview Etiquette and many more helpful tips! Loaded with simple, straightforward advice and packed with valuable insight, Getting an IT Help Desk Job For Dummies is you all-in-one guide to starting your IT career on the right foot!