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Microsoft Windows XP Inside Out, Deluxe Edition, with CDROMby Ed Bott and Carl Siechert and Craig Stinson
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Hey, you know your way around a desktop — so now dig into the Windows XP operating system and really put your PC to work!
The deluxe edition of this popular reference provides updated coverage of Windows XP Professional and expanded coverage of Windows XP Home Edition — plus all-new information on Service Pack 1 and the latest developments in computer security, Windows digital media, and technologies such as the Tablet PC. With Inside Out, you'll discover smarter ways to perform everyday tasks and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. Topics include configuring smarter setup and shutdown options; using remote access; setting up a wired or wireless Windows-based network; using encryption, the personal firewall, and other security tactics; optimizing Microsoft Internet Explorer; editing the Registry; and automating routine tasks.
In addition to third-party utilities, scripts, and batch programs, the Deluxe Edition CD-ROM now features the Windows Media Bonus Pack and eBooks of the Microsoft Encyclopedia of Networking, Second Edition, and the Microsoft Computer Dictionary, Fifth Edition — more than 2,000 additional pages of e-reference!
Book News Annotation:
Clearly, the three authors want readers to find the information they seek. On the flyleaf, before the title page, are 20 frequently asked questions and pages to go in the book for answers; on the verso, ten best tips. The "Contents at a Glance" pages are followed by a detailed table of contents; and the hefty volume is also thoroughly indexed. Coverage includes new content for Service Pack 1 and the latest on Windows XP Professional, Windows XP at home, security, the Table PC, and other developments. The included CD-ROM contains, among other things, , , Windows XP Service Pack 1, and a Media Bonus Packbonus pack.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
This deluxe edition reference digs even deeper into Windows XP, including all-new coverage of Service Pack 1, plus a wealth of new resources on CD-ROM. Now you get even more timesaving solutions, tips, and tools — all in concise, fast-answers format!
Provides detailed information on Microsoft Windows XP, including new content for Service Pack 1, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP at home, and Table PC.
About the Author
Ed Bott is an award-winning journalist known to millions of readers through two decades of writing for leading industry publications and more than 25 books on Microsoft Office and Windows, including Windows 7 Inside Out and Microsoft Office Inside Out: 2013 Edition.
Carl Siechert specializes in implementing and documenting operating system technologies. He has coauthored several Windows®-related books, including the popular Windows Vista® Inside Out, Deluxe Edition, with Ed Bott and Craig Stinson.
Craig Stinson is a journalist and author. He has written or coauthored more than 20 books including Windows Vista® Inside Out, Deluxe Edition and Microsoft® Office Excel® 2007 Inside Out.
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