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Easy Computer Basics, Windows 8.1 Edition (Easy...)


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Easy Computer Basics


See it done. do it yourself. It’s that Easy! Easy Computer Basics, Windows 8.1 Edition teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from your computer hardware and software. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to perform the most common computer tasks. No need to feel intimidated; we’ll hold your hand every step of the way.


Learn how to…

-- Set up and configure your new computer system

-- Upgrade your computer with new hardware and software

-- Use Microsoft Windows 8.1–and personalize it just for you

-- Connect to the Internet for web surfing, email, Facebook, and listening to digital music

-- View and edit digital photos

-- Watch your favorite movies and TV shows online with Netflix and Hulu Plus

-- Protect your family and your computer from viruses, spam, and spyware

-- Set up a wireless home network, and share your Internet connection with multiple computers


About the Author

Michael Miller is a successful and prolific author with a reputation for practical advice, technical accuracy, and an unerring empathy for the needs of his readers.


Mr. Miller has written more than 100 best-selling books over the past two decades. His books for Que include Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Computer Basics, Easy Facebook, Facebook for Grown-Ups, My Facebook for Seniors, My Windows 8 Computer for Seniors, and My Pinterest.


He is known for his casual, easy-to-read writing style and his practical, real-world advice–as well as his ability to explain a variety of complex topics to an everyday audience.


You can email Mr. Miller directly at His website is located at


Table of Contents

  1. Understanding Personal Computers
  2. Setting Up Your PC
  3. Setting Up a Wireless Home Network
  4. Using Windows 8.1’s New Interface
  5. Using the Windows Desktop and Traditional Apps
  6. Working with New Windows Apps
  7. Personalizing Windows
  8. Working with Files and Folders
  9. Using Microsoft Word
  10. Using the Internet
  11. Communicating with Email
  12. Sharing with Facebook and Other Social Networks
  13. Watching TV and Movies Online
  14. Playing Digital Music

  15. Viewing Digital Photos

  16. Protecting Your Computer


Product Details

Miller, Michael
Operating Systems - General
General Computers
windows 8; windows; windows 8 for dummies; mark justice hinton; windows 8 step by step; windows 7 home; computer basics; computer basics books; computer for dummies; basics on computers; basics of computer
Edition Description:
Trade paper
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10 x 8 x 0.469 in 567 gr

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Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » General
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » General
Computers and Internet » Personal Computers » General
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