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Publisher Comments:

The Ultimate Power-Users Guide

Jim Boyce and Deb Shinder have answered enough Windows XP questions through their web sites, newsletters, and articles to fill a book--so thats what they did! Windows XP Answers from the Experts is loaded with easy-to-follow advice on upgrading, maintaining, and troubleshooting this powerful operating system. Youll get details on customization and management, backups and recovery, networking, and security, as well as plenty of information on applications, multimedia, and communication tools. Advanced topics such as registry editing, scripting and automation, recovery, and hacking your system are also covered.

  • Install Windows XP and upgrade from earlier versions
  • Keep your system current by installing updates, service packs, and hot fixes
  • Customize the desktop, start menu, and taskbar
  • Get the most from Windows XP media and Windows XP Media Center Edition
  • Back up and restore your system
  • Secure your data and computer against viruses, hackers, and other threats
  • Manage your system using the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) and other tools
  • Get advanced tips and tricks for Internet Explorer and Outlook Express
  • Set up a wired or wireless home network and enable remote access

Covers Windows XP Service Pack 2

Jim Boyce has authored and contributed to more than 50 books and several hundred articles on computer software and hardware which have appeared in Windows Magazine, InfoWorld, PC Magazine, and others.

Deb Shinder is the editor of the popular weekly newsletter, WinXP News, which she compiles based on reader feedback and product developments. She is also the author of several books and hundreds of articles on operating systems, networking, and security. Deb was named a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in the field of server security.

Synopsis:

Boyce and Shinder have answered enough XP questions through their Web sites and newsletters to fill a book--so, that's what they did with this new guide loaded with easy-to-adopt advice on upgrading, maintaining, and troubleshooting Windows XP.

Synopsis:

- Readers get expert tips on upgrading, maintaining and troubleshooting Windows XP
- Explains network set-up, security, and resource sharing for the small office and home user
- More than 17 million users currently run Windows XP on their computers--huge audience
- Coverage of soon-to-be-released Windows XP Service Pack 2 included

Product Details

ISBN:
9780072257670
Author:
Boyce, Jim
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media
Author:
Shinder, Debra Littlejohn
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows XP
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series:
One-Off
Publication Date:
December 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
446
Dimensions:
9.18x7.42x1.03 in. 1.71 lbs.

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Product details 446 pages McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media - English 9780072257670 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Boyce and Shinder have answered enough XP questions through their Web sites and newsletters to fill a book--so, that's what they did with this new guide loaded with easy-to-adopt advice on upgrading, maintaining, and troubleshooting Windows XP.

"Synopsis" by , - Readers get expert tips on upgrading, maintaining and troubleshooting Windows XP
- Explains network set-up, security, and resource sharing for the small office and home user
- More than 17 million users currently run Windows XP on their computers--huge audience
- Coverage of soon-to-be-released Windows XP Service Pack 2 included
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