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Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 8!

Here’s WHAT you’ll learn:

  • Run your apps, and manage your calendar and contacts
  • Explore the web, and send and receive email and messages
  • Organize your files on the PC and in the cloud with Microsoft SkyDrive
  • View, share, and store your own photos and videos
  • Play games, manage your music, and watch movies
  • Use maps to find directions and set your location

Here’s HOW you’ll learn it:

  • Jump in wherever you need answers
  • Easy-to-follow STEPS and SCREENSHOTS show exactly what to do
  • Handy TIPS teach new techniques and shortcuts
  • Quick TRY THIS! exercises help apply what you learn right away

About the Author

Nancy C. Muir is the author of more than 50 technology books, including several bestsellers on Office PowerPoint. She has worked as a trainer and university instructor, and she has a certificate in distance learning design.

Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsAbout the AuthorChapter 1: About This BookChapter 2: Meet the Windows 8 InterfaceChapter 3: Providing InputChapter 4: Working with Basic Windows SettingsChapter 5: Customizing the Appearance of WindowsChapter 6: Working with Users and PrivacyChapter 7: Working with Accessibility SettingsChapter 8: SearchingChapter 9: Working with AppsChapter 10: File ManagementChapter 11: Sharing Settings and FilesChapter 12: Going Online with Internet Explorer 10Chapter 13: Using Mail and MessagingChapter 14: Buying Apps at the Windows StoreChapter 15: Managing People and TimeChapter 16: Using the Maps AppChapter 17: Getting VisualChapter 18: Playing MusicChapter 19: Working with Devices and NetworksChapter 20: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Your ComputerUpgrading to Windows 8Keyboard ShortcutsGetting HelpGlossary

Product Details

Muir, Nancy
Microsoft Press
Operating Systems - NT
Operating Systems - General
Homegroup;IE;Internet Explorer;PC;Windows;computer;computing;network;networking;operating system;productivity
Edition Description:
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Plain & Simple
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7.38 x 9.13 in

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