Synopses & Reviews
Just when you mastered Microsoft® Windows XP®, a new operating system comes along — Vista. The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Microsoft® Windows Vista®
shows you how to tackle various procedures, such as recovering files, using new tab features, employing firewalls, deciphering icons, and so much more. With simple explanations, step-by-step instructions, and helpful examples, readers will no longer have to sacrifice their sanity to get work done in Windows.
- PC use in the United States is high - and people need assistance in understanding the various programs and their continual upgrades
- More than 90% of new Intel-based PC's, the dominant type in that market, are shipped with this new version of Windows pre-installed
- Author is recognized for his success in teaching basic skills to newcomers, and is a widely recognized expert author on Windows-based operating systems
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Windows Millennium is a book aimed at people who, through no fault of their own, have ended up with Windows Millennium installed on their computer and they want some guidance on how to use it.
This book understands that although computers are now an integral part of most people's lives, that doesn't mean every user is an expert. This book uses a light, irreverent tone that engages the reader's interest and has a little fun at Windows Millennium's expense.
This completely revised edition features coverage of all the new Windows Millennium features, including personalized menus, the latest version of Internet Explorer and Outlook Express, MSN Messenger Server, networking, digital camera and scanners and more.
A beginner's guide to using the new version of Microsoft Windows offers simple explanations, step-by-step instructions, and useful examples to help readers use the new tab features, recover files, employ firewalls, decipher icons, and tackle other innovative new features and functions. Original. 15,000 first printing.
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.