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The Complete Idiot's Guide to PC Basics, Windows 7 Edition (Complete Idiot's Guides)by Joe Kraynak
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The down and dirty basics for computer newbies.
For those with a blank slate when it comes to computer know-how, this guide teaches readers how to get started on a PC, including: easy instructions on starting, setting up, and organizing the PC; navigating the Windows 7 desktop and folder system; getting up and running with email; working with music, photos, and video; plus an introduction to Google, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, eBay, blogging, instant messaging; and more!
? Focuses on software-and the practical and fun things new users want to do with their PCs
? A large number of people-particularly the older generation-are new to computers
? Includes troubleshooting tips
Book News Annotation:
Despite the anticipated release of the Windows 8 operating system later this year, many PC users are still trying to get up to speed with Windows 7. The author of other introductory guides on PCs and software provides tips on all relevant tasks from buying the right computer and setting it up, to navigating and customizing the Windows desktop, installing programs and hardware devices, utilizing Web capabilities, security, and troubleshooting. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
About the Author
Joe Kraynak has taught hundred of thousands of novice computer users how to master their computers and their software. His long list of computer books includes The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Facebook (co-author with Mikal Belicove), Using and Upgrading PCs, CliffsNotes Buying Your First PC, More Easy Windows 98, Easy Internet, and Absolute Beginner's Guide to Excel 2003.
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