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NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MICROSOFT WINDOWS 7 takes a critical-thinking approach to teaching Windows 7 concepts and skills. In addition to in-depth coverage of essential topics, this book also covers some of the coolest new features to the Windows Operating System including Live TV and Windows Touch. The New Perspectives Series has also added new pedagogical elements to help students with all learning styles absorb key information. The Visual Overview at the beginning of each tutorial gives you a visual look at the content, as well as a study guide for later use. ProSkill Boxes and Exercises provide you with information and practice on Professional Skills that relate to that tutorial's content.

Synopsis:

Following the critical thinking, problem-solving approach of the New Perspectives Series learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Windows Vista, including the new features of the software. The case-based tutorials challenge learners to apply what they are learning to real-life tasks, preparing them to easily transfer skills to new situations. With the New Perspectives Series approach, learners understand why they're learning what they're learning, and are better situated to retain skills.

Synopsis:

In the New Perspective Series, this title takes a case-based, problem-solving approach to teaching Microsoft Windows Vista skills.

About the Author

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.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 of Microsoft Windows Vista Tutorial 2: Organizing Your Files Tutorial 3: Personalizing Your Windows Environment Tutorial 4: Working with the Internet and E-mail Tutorial 5: Protecting Your Computer Tutorial 6: Searching for Information and Collaborating with Others Tutorial 7: Managing Multimedia Files Tutorial 8: Connecting to Networks with Mobile Computing Tutorial 9: Maintaining Hardware and Software Tutorial 10: Improving Your Computer's Performance Appendix A: Connecting Computers to the Internet Appendix B: Exploring Additional Windows Vista Tools

Product Details

ISBN:
9781423906025
Author:
Parsons, June Jamric
Publisher:
Course Technology
Contributor:
Oja, Dan
Contributor:
Carey, Joan
Contributor:
Carey, Patrick
Contributor:
Ruffolo, Lisa
Author:
Carey, Joan
Author:
Oja, Dan
Author:
Carey, Patrick
Author:
Ruffolo, Lisa
Author:
Parsons, June Jamnich
Author:
Parsons, June Jamrich
Author:
Parsons, June Jamrich (June Jamrich Parsons)
Subject:
General Computers
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows XP
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows
Subject:
Desktop Applications/General
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows Vista
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Thomson Course Technology
Series:
New Perspectives
Publication Date:
July 2007
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
704
Dimensions:
10.71x8.50x.87 in. 3.06 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Following the critical thinking, problem-solving approach of the New Perspectives Series learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Windows Vista, including the new features of the software. The case-based tutorials challenge learners to apply what they are learning to real-life tasks, preparing them to easily transfer skills to new situations. With the New Perspectives Series approach, learners understand why they're learning what they're learning, and are better situated to retain skills.
"Synopsis" by , In the New Perspective Series, this title takes a case-based, problem-solving approach to teaching Microsoft Windows Vista skills.
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