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Windows XP Headaches: How to Fix Common (and Not So Common) Problems in a Hurry

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Publisher Comments:

Fast, Effective Relief from XP Troubles

Having difficulties with Windows XP? Relief is here. Now you can fix Windows XP problems fast using this highly effective and practical guide. Organized by topic, Windows XP Headaches helps you to identify the symptom and quickly diagnose and treat the problem. Each chapter is filled with powerful remedies and pain-relieving solutions to alleviate even migraine-worthy problems like system crashes, installation issues, and boot failures. From taskbar troubles and mouse malfunctions to faulty Internet connections and aggravating security issues, this easy-to-use book will show you how to achieve peak performance with Windows XP. And it includes a handy chart listing cures for the top 20 Windows XP headaches, making this the ultimate troubleshooting resource.

Stop suffering from XP headaches, including:

  • Difficulties with display settings and themes
  • Recycle bin blues
  • Password difficulties
  • Account feature pains
  • Permissions aggravations
  • Frustrations with mail management
  • Problems with network setup and access
  • Aggravations with accessories
  • Struggles with software
  • Problems with peripherals and Internet connections
  • Aggravating modem behavior
  • Pains with remote desktop and remote assistance
  • Radio tuner and video troubles
  • Annoyances with audio
  • Difficulties with laptops and Windows XP
  • Failures, crashes, and other migraines

Book News Annotation:

Designed for the computer novice, this handbook offers advice on how to fix problems encountered in Window's new operating system. Written in a question and answer format, the handbook offers step-by-step solutions to problems related to software, hardware, disks, printers and scanners, internet connection, Internet Explorer, Outlook Express, networking, Media Player, Movie Maker, tools and utilities, and performance. Missing from the work is any problems that may be encountered with non-Windows software.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

For each problem of "headache", this text explains the technical reason for whatever malfunction is occurring and offers easy step-by-step instructions on how to fix it quickly.

Synopsis:

Windows XP Headaches is the ultimate resource for fast and effective troubleshooting. From taskbar troubles to aggravating security issues this solutions-packed guide helps you identify the symptom and quickly diagnose and treat the problem--and even helps to alleviate migraine-causing problems like system crashes, installation issues, and boot failures.

Table of Contents

1: Windows XP Interface Headaches

2: Windows XP File and Folder Headaches

3: Windows XP User Headaches

4: Windows XP Accessory and Software Headaches

5: Windows XP Hardware Headaches

6: Windows XP Disk Headaches

7: Windows XP Peripheral Headaches

8: Windows XP Printer, Scanner, and Camera Headaches

9: Windows XP Internet Connection Headaches

10: Windows XP Internet Explorer Headaches

11: Outlook Express Headaches

12: Windows XP Networking Headaches

13: Media Player Headaches

14: Movie Maker Headaches

15: Tools and Utility Headaches

16: Performance Headaches

17: Windows XP Migraine Headaches

Appendix A: Curt?s Top 20 Windows XP Headaches

Appendix B: Four Signs You Need Help from Technical Support

Appendix C: Five Things Computer Users Do That Cause Headaches!

Appendix D: Helpful Windows XP Web Sites

Product Details

ISBN:
9780072224610
Author:
Simmons, Curt
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media
Location:
New York
Subject:
Programming - General
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows
Subject:
Microsoft Windows
Edition Description:
Includes index.
Series:
Consumer
Series Volume:
544
Publication Date:
20020531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
415
Dimensions:
9.36x7.32x.93 in. 1.61 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , For each problem of "headache", this text explains the technical reason for whatever malfunction is occurring and offers easy step-by-step instructions on how to fix it quickly.
"Synopsis" by , Windows XP Headaches is the ultimate resource for fast and effective troubleshooting. From taskbar troubles to aggravating security issues this solutions-packed guide helps you identify the symptom and quickly diagnose and treat the problem--and even helps to alleviate migraine-causing problems like system crashes, installation issues, and boot failures.
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