About this item
The perfect plain-English guide to the much-anticipated release of Windows 7Whether you're new to computers or just eager to start using the newest version of Windows, Windows For Dummies, Enhanced Edition answers all your questions about the changes and new tools in Windows 7, enhanced with detailed video tutorials. Windows expert Andy Rathbone walks you step by step through the most common Windows 7 tasks, including managing files, applications, media, and Internet access. You’ll learn how to navigate the interface, customize the desktop, and work with the file system. You’ll then go deeper into the system, discovering new features and improvements, and finding tips and techniques for getting the most out of Windows 7.
- Covers basic management of applications, files, and data; creating and printing documents; setting up an Internet connection and e-mail account; and online security
- Includes specially produced videos explaining features and illustrating techniques in greater depth
- Explores using Windows to edit and manage audio, video, and photo files, and how to create CDs, DVDs, and playlists with Media Center
- Helps you tweak and customize Windows 7 to operate your way and set up user accounts, build a home network, and maintain your PC
- Provides troubleshooting advice, helps you find missing files and use the Help system, and explains common error messages
Each book covers all the necessary information a beginner needs to know about a particular topic, using the series' signature set of symbols to clue the reader in to topics with such titles as: Tip, Remember, Warning!, Technical Stuff, and True Story, and providing an index for easy reference.
Number of Pages: 424
Genre: Computers + Internet
Sub-Genre: Operating Systems / Windows Workstation
Series Title: For Dummies
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Andy Rathbone
Street Date: September 8, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-2443