Synopses & Reviews
For Windows® users, 7 might just be their lucky number
This guide offers a smoother transition for users moving from an older version to Windows® 7. Along with simple step-by-step instructions and numerous useful examples, readers will learn how to: use new tools; find applications and files instantly; navigate efficiently; use wizards and dialogue boxes better; use the improved Windows firewall; get the most out of the new Explorer; and use the many new options.
?More than 90% of new Intel-based PCs?by far the dominant type?ship with Windows pre-installed
?Many users soon must update, with Microsoft no longer supporting XP after 2009
?Author teaches basic skills to newcomers and is widely recognized as an expert on Windows
If you one day sit down at your desk to discover Windows Millennium installed on your computer, you're going to want some guidance on how to use it. The Complete Idiot's Guide to Windows Millennium is aimed at people who, through no fault of their own, have ended up with Microsoft's latest consumer operating system. Computers are now an integral part of many people's lives, but that doesn't mean every user is an expert. This book uses a light, irreverent tone that engages your interest and has a little fun at Windows Millennium's expense. All the new Windows Millennium features are covered, including personalized menus, the latest version of Internet Explorer and Outlook Express, MSN Messenger Server, networking, digital camera and scanners and more.
Aimed at nonprofessionals, this idiot's guide covers the new Windows "Millennium" features, including personalized menus, the latest version of Internet Explorer and Outlook Express, MSN Messenger Server, networking, digital cameras and scanners.
About the Author
PAUL McFEDRIES has worked with (yelled at, and kicked) computers since 1975, yet still manages to keep his sanity intact. The author of more than three dozen computer books, including The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Windows 98, The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Windows Me, and The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Windows 2000 Professional, Paul’s titles have sold over two million copies worldwide.