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New Perspectives on Windows XP-Comprehensive, 2005 Service Pack 2 Update offers new coverage on how to protect your computer using the new Security Center features that are part of Windows Service Pack 2, including the Windows Firewall, Automatic Updates, and Virus Protection. This critical information ensures that students are prepared to protect their PCs from security and privacy threats.

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New Perspectives on Windows XP?Comprehensive, 2005 Service Pack 2 Update offers new coverage on how to protect your computer using the new Security Center features that are part of Windows Service Pack 2.

About the Author

June Parsons purchased her first computer, an Apple II+, in 1981 and quickly became fluent in BASIC, dBASE II, Lotus 123, WordStar, and a variety of accounting programs. The next year, she opened a successful small computer retail store that also offered software instruction to children and adults. June taught at the university level for more than 20 years, has a doctorate in Educational Technology, and was certified by the ICCP in 1995. June began writing and creating educational software for Course Technology in 1992. She contributed to the Windows for Business and Illustrated Series and developed the New Perspectives, e-Course, and Practical series. She works via the Internet with a team of highly skilled media specialists and desktop publishers located in various states and provinces. June Parsons and Dan Oja purchased their first computer, an Apple II+, in 1981 and quickly became fluent in BASIC, dBASE II, Lotus 123, WordStar, and a variety of accounting programs. The next year, they opened a successful small computer retail store that also offered software instruction to children and adults. June taught at the university level for more than 20 years, has a doctorate in Educational Technology, and was certified by the ICCP in 1995. June and Dan began writing and creating educational software for Course Technology in 1992. They contributed to the Windows for Business and Illustrated Series and developed the New Perspectives, e-Course, and Practical series. They work via the Internet with a team of highly skilled media specialists and desktop publishers located in various states and provinces. Patrick Carey received his M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Wisconsin, where he worked as a researcher designing and analyzing clinical studies. He co-authored his first textbook on using Excel as a statistical tool. Patrick has authored or co-authored over 20 academic and trade texts for the software industry. Lisa Ruffolo has been a technical writer and editor for over 20 years, with a recent emphasis on operating systems. She also teaches professional development courses in technical writing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is an avid gardener in her free time.

Table of Contents

Tutorial 1: Exploring the Basics Tutorial 2: Working with Files Tutorial 3: Organizing Files with Windows Explorer Tutorial 4: Personalizing Your Windows Environment Tutorial 5: Bringing the World Wide Web to the Desktop Tutorial 6: Searching for Information Tutorial 7: Working with Graphics Tutorial 8: Object Linking and Embedding Tutorial 9: Exploring Your Network Tutorial 10: Managing Windows XP Tutorial 11: Working with Hardware Appendices: A: Connecting Computers to the Internet B: Exploring Additional Windows XP Tools C: Protecting Your Computer D: Setting Up a Wireless Network

Product Details

ISBN:
9780619268183
Author:
Ruffolo, Lisa
Publisher:
Course Technology
Author:
Parsons, June Jamrich (June Jamrich Parsons)
Author:
Parsons, June Jamrich
Author:
Parsons, June
Author:
Carey, Joan
Author:
Parsons, June Jamnich
Author:
Carey, Patrick
Author:
Oja, Dan
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
New Perspectives
Publication Date:
February 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
616
Dimensions:
10.86x8.46x.78 in. 2.82 lbs.

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