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Microsoft Windows XP Plain & Simple 2ND Editionby Jerry Joyce
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Easy numbered steps in FULL COLOR
Here’s WHAT you’ll learn:
Here’s HOW you’ll learn it:
Fully updated—new topics, new content! Covers Windows XP Service Pack 2
Book News Annotation:
Intended for the average home user, this illustrated guide shows how to edit text in documents, search the internet, work with pictures and music, manage files, and secure a computer using the latest Windows operating system. Step-by-step instructions tied to screenshots walk through each task. The second edition covers Service Pack 2.
Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
This no-jargon, quick reference to everyday questions about Windows XP is now fully updated with the latest technologies, service packs, and security. The no-nonsense guide features an easy-to-use interior design, including numbered steps, concise information, and helpful tips and exercises in full color.
About the Author
Jerry Joyce has had a long-standing relationship with Microsoft: He has been the technical editor on numerous books published by Microsoft Press and has written manuals, help files, and specifications for various Microsoft products. As a programmer, he has tried for many years to make using a computer as simple as using a toaster but has yet to succeed.Marianne Moon has worked in the publishing world for many years as proofreader, editor, and writer--sometimes all three simultaneously. She has been editing and proofreading Microsoft Press books since 1984 and has written and edited documentation for Microsoft products such as Microsoft Works, Flight Simulator, Space Simulator, Golf, Publisher, the Microsoft Mouse, and Greetings Workshop.
Table of Contents
AcknowledgmentsChapter 1: About This BookChapter 2: Jump Right InChapter 3: Running Programs and Playing GamesChapter 4: Exploring the InternetChapter 5: CommunicatingChapter 6: Working with Pictures and MoviesChapter 7: Working with Music, Voice, and SoundsChapter 8: Printing and FaxingChapter 9: Managing Files and FoldersChapter 10: NetworkingChapter 11: Setting UpChapter 12: CustomizingChapter 13: Maintaining SecurityChapter 14: Managing Windows XPAppendix : About the Authors
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