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Windows Vista Plain & Simple Kit: Help Family & Friends Get Started with Their First Computer (Bpg -- Plain & Simple)

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This colorful two-book kit is designed for those helping friends and family select, set up, and use a new PC—or those new to the task themselves! Get up and running right away—and get to the fun staff faster! Windows Vista Plain & Simple Guide to Helping Family & Friends: If you answer the new-computer ‘S.O.S.’ calls in your family—or you’re getting ready to buy a new PC yourself—here’s friendly, plain-talking advice. This timesaving guide answers the most common questions and how-to’s—with an emphasis on keeping it simple!
  • Learn—and explain—computer concepts in non-techie terms
  • Get practical PC-shopping tips—what you need and don’t need
  • Hook it all up—cables, connections, components—the easy way
  • Get ready to venture online—from e-mail to shopping
  • Transfer photos from a digital camera
  • Enjoy your first podcasts, PC games, movies, and more

Windows Vista Plain & Simple: Your easy, colorful, SEE-HOW guide to getting things done with Windows Vista! Jump in wherever you need answers—for simple-to-follow steps and screenshots that show exactly what to do.

  • Run programs and gadgets, and play games
  • Send e-mail, share files, and traverse the Web
  • Organize your photos, music, and videos
  • Burn CDs and DVDs—even make your own movie!
  • Set up a printer and simple home network
  • Adjust security settings and perform easy tune-ups and fixes

Synopsis:

Easy, colorful, two-book kit offering tips, examples, & guidance to help readers and their friends & family, learn basic computing concepts & common tasks including how to buy, set up, & use a new Windows Vista-powered PC. Practical examples & troubleshooting for the tasks novices want to accomplish most.

Synopsis:

Users can learn the simplest ways to get themselves, friends, and family up and running with Windows Vista with this easy, colorful, two-book kit. Topics covered include browsing the Web, burning CDs, organizing photos, playing games, running programs, troubleshooting, and other everyday tasks.

About the Author

Katherine Murray is a communications expert who specializes in teaching people and businesses how to improve their productivity with Microsoft® technologies. She has written more than 50 books related to Microsoft® Office, Web technologies, and the digital lifestyle, including MICROSOFT® OFFICE WORD 2007 INSIDE OUT.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780735626737
Author:
Joyce, Jerry
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Author:
Joyce, Gerald
Author:
Murray, Katherine
Author:
Moon, Marianne
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows Vista
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Database Management - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Bpg -- Plain & Simple
Publication Date:
20081231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
7.25 x 9 x 1.2 in 2.48 lb

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » General
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » Microsoft Windows » Vista
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » Microsoft Windows » Windows Vista
History and Social Science » World History » General

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Easy, colorful, two-book kit offering tips, examples, & guidance to help readers and their friends & family, learn basic computing concepts & common tasks including how to buy, set up, & use a new Windows Vista-powered PC. Practical examples & troubleshooting for the tasks novices want to accomplish most.
"Synopsis" by , Users can learn the simplest ways to get themselves, friends, and family up and running with Windows Vista with this easy, colorful, two-book kit. Topics covered include browsing the Web, burning CDs, organizing photos, playing games, running programs, troubleshooting, and other everyday tasks.
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