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What the book covers:
Windows 7: Introducing the OS and basic interface navigation, managing applications, files and data, printing documents, getting connected to the Internet, establishing an e-mail account, preventing common security/safety issues, using Windows to edit and manage audio, video, and photo files, creating CDs, DVDs, and playlists with Media Center, troubleshooting, and more.
Office 2010: Typing and formatting text in Word, spicing up your documents, navigating an Excel spreadsheet, editing a spreadsheet, creating a PowerPoint presentation, adding color, sound, and pictures to a presentation, configuring e-mail with Outlook, storing contacts and organizing tasks, scheduling your time and setting appointments, designing an Access database, sorting and querying a database, and more. What's on the DVDs: 4 1/2 hours of step-by-step instructions for completing the most essential Windows 7 and Office 2010 tasks. Windows 7: launching Windows 7 for the first time; touring the Windows 7 interface; working with programs and files; setting up a printer; creating and using shortcuts; connecting to the internet; sending and receiving e-mail; setting up parental controls; customizing Windows 7; adding and removing programs; configuring a wireless home network; getting started with Windows Media Player; burning CDs and DVDs; importing pictures from a digital camera; and more. Office 2010: creating, opening, and saving a document; previewing and printing a document; starting new paragraphs, sections, and pages; formatting with styles and templates; setting margins and other layout options; getting data into a worksheet; managing cells, rows, and columns; reading, organizing, and deleting e-mail; saving and viewing e-mail attachments; storing and updating contact information; creating and populating slides; applying and modifying themes and masters; adding audio and video; designing a database; creating and editing a data form; searching and filtering a database; and more.
Learn Windows 7 and Office 2010 the right way with this handy book-and-DVD deal
Windows 7 and Office 2010 are the two most widely used and acclaimed software applications in the world. This value priced book-and- two DVD bundle will help you access the power of the operating system and Office suite to achieve maximum efficiency, whether you are a new, intermediate or experienced user. From two of the most accomplished computer reference authors of all time, Andy Rathbone and Wallace Wang, this package will give you the understanding needed to take advantage of these essential programs.
- Introduces the new Windows 7 Operating System (OS) and basic interface navigation, managing applications, files and data, printing documents, and preventing common security/safety issues
- Shows you how to get connected to the Internet, create CDs and DVDs, and establish an e-mail account
- Explains Microsoft Office basics such as typing and formatting text in Word, navigating an Excel spreadsheet, and creating a PowerPoint presentation
- DVD contains more than four hours of step-by-step instructions for completing the most essential Windows 7 and Office 2010 tasks
Clear and helpful, this guide-and-DVD combo is like having an expert right beside you all the way!
From launching Windows 7 for the first time to creating CDs and DVDs to typing and formatting text in Word, this guide to Microsoft's latest operating system covers everything a new Windows 7 user needs. Includes a DVD.