A computer provides a great resource for learning new things and keeping in touch with family and friends, but it may seem intimidating at first. The bestselling Computers For Seniors For Dummies is here to help the 50+ set conquer and overcome any uncertainty with clear-cut, easy-to-understand guidance on how to confidently navigate your computer and the Windows 10 operating system. Featuring large text and images, it's never been easier for seniors to smoothly click their way around a new PC.
Even if you don't know a mouse from a megabyte, this book walks you through all the steps to choosing, setting up, and successfully using your new computer. Begin with learning how to turn the computer on and use the keyboard, and from there you'll progress to effortlessly finding your way around the new Windows 10 operating system. Explore all you can do with a computer:Research topics of interestKeep in touch with loved onesShop securely onlineFind recipes and diet tips
If you've just purchased your first computer and need a plain-English introduction to getting started, Computers For Seniors For Dummies has you covered.
Your one-stop guide to all things iPad
The iPad may be small, but it packs a big punch. Thisall-encompassing guide provides step-by-step guidance for iPad andiPad mini users looking to make the most of this smallwonder—at home, at work, or on the go. Whether you’rean iPad newbie or have been puttering around with it for a while,there’s something inside for everyone!For the uninitiated — pick the iPad model that’sright for you and discover cool bling you can add to accessorizeitIt’s your iPad, you can play if you want to —explore the iTunes® store, preview, buy, and rentmedia, use iCloud to push purchases to all devices, and set upFamily SharingGet connected — make your Wi-Fi and 3G/4G settings,tether your iPad to your smartphone, and sync content acrossdevicesiWorking 9–5 — get familiar with the iWork for iOSapps, improve documents by adding photos and images, and manageyour iWork documents like a pro
Open the book and find:Guidance on which iPad model is right for youTips on using your iPad to buy content at iTunes andbeyondHow to wipe data remotely if your iPad is lost or stolenHow to move files from your computer to your iPadTips for printing wirelessly from your iPadSteps for setting up Touch ID and Apple PayHow to share files via email, AirDrop®, orthrough the cloud
The Kindle Fire HDX is Amazon's premiere tablet. With its new,more powerful Android operating system, this latest version hassome exciting bells and whistles along with the features that havemade the Fire a tablet fan favorite: access to the amazing AmazonAppstore, online music storage, a large music and video store, ahuge e-book library, and easy one-step ordering from Amazon. Thisfull-color, For Dummies guide shows you how to takeadvantage of all the Kindle Fire’s functionality includingbrowsing the web, sharing photos, watching videos, playing games,downloading apps, reading newspapers and magazines, andpersonalizing the device for your needs.Covers the Kindle Fire HDX and Kindle Fire HD tabletsWalks you through getting connected, navigating the touchscreeninterface, working with Kindle Fire's built-in apps, using AmazonCloud, and getting help from the Mayday featureHelps you stay in touch with social media, e-mail, and Skypeand find what you’re looking for online with Amazon’sSilk web browserShows you how to stay entertained with the latest apps, movies,TV shows, music, games, e-books, and other cool content for yourKindle Fire HDX or Kindle Fire HD
Blaze through Kindle Fire HDX For Dummies and starttaking advantage of the hottest tablet in town today!
From its stunning color touchscreen to its ultrafast speed, the Kindle Fire HD is sparking everyone's interest. This full-color guide will have you blazing through the web, staying entertained with the latest apps and games, watching your favorite TV shows and movies, and, of course, reading magazines, newspapers, and books to indulge all your interests. Whether this is your first tablet or you're upgrading from another device, you'll get to know your Kindle Fire HD and rekindle your love of reading with Kindle Fire HD For Dummies!Covers the Kindle Fire HD and original Kindle Fire Helps you navigate the interface, customize your settings, get connected, and take advantage of Amazon Cloud Shows you how to work with the built-in apps and find new ones to to try out from the Amazon Appstore Explains how to fill your Kindle Fire with cool stuff - from movies and music to videos, photos, apps, e-books, and more Walks you through using Amazon's incredibly smooth Amazon Silk web browser to find anything you need online and keep in touch with e-mail, Skype, Facebook, and Twitter
Light 'er up and unleash the fun with Kindle Fire HD For Dummies!
As project management software, Microsoft Project allows you tooversee your business activities effectively. You can manageresources, share project info, perform modeling and scenarioanalysis, and standardize reporting processes. Thiseasy-to-understand guide is completely updated to cover the latestchanges and newest enhancements to Project 2010 and shows you howto get Project 2010 to work for you.
After an introduction to basic project management concepts,you’ll discover the mechanics of using Project software tocreate and manage projects. Other topics covered include workingwith calendars, using and sharing resources, budgeting, formattingtaskbars, gathering and tracking data, working with reports, andcreating templates.Microsoft Project allows you to manage resources, share projectinformation, perform scenario analysis, and standardize reportingprocessesOffers completely updated coverage of the new Project 2010,which is expected to implement the Office RibbonReviews formatting taskbars, gathering and tracking data, andworking with reportsAddresses using and sharing resources, creating templates, andmanaging projects
Let the friendly For Dummies writing style guide youthrough maximizing the new features of Project 2010.
Get your projects on track, manage resources, and share information online
Project 2007 helps you keep your projects on track by providing sophisticated tools for building task outlines and important timing relationships; efficiently assigning people, cost, and material resources; and keeping everyone and everything on schedule. Get an overview of the benefits of Project Server and Project Web Access for communicating with your team and managing your project online.
All this on the bonus CD-ROMTools for creating enhanced graphics and reports Strategic planning and brainstorming tools Project add-ons that improve your time reporting and tracking capabilities For details and complete system requirements, see the CD-ROM appendix.
Discover how toEmploy the powerful new features of Project 2007 Track down problems with Task Drivers Explore Project's new Visual Reports Get tips for saving time and money on your projects
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
Amazon's growing suite of tablets gives you the power to watch, work, and play wherever you roam. With access to a large music and video collection, a growing app store, a massive library of e-books, and fast, easy one-click shopping, the Fire Tablet is the hottest ticket in town. Whether you're the owner of the original Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD, Kindle Fire HDX, or one of the latest and greatest Fire tablet models, this fun and friendly guide will fuel your love of your tablet and help you make the most of its myriad features and capabilities.
Although there's a ton of documentation and online support surrounding Fire tablets, much of it is lacking—not to mention packed with jargon that could make even a tech-guru's head spin. In Fire Tablets For Dummies, you'll get easy-to-understand, thorough, and plain-English explanations of the features and topics you'll encounter as you cruise around your cool new device - no matter which model you choose. Burn through the basics of getting connected, going online, and navigating your tablet's built-in apps before moving on to filling your Fire Tablet with games, books, videos, TV shows, magazines, and more.Covers the key features of the original Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD, and Kindle Fire HDX as well as the latest features of the new Fire HD and Fire HDX tabletsShows you how to set up your Fire tablet, navigate with the touchscreen, and connect to Wi-FiOffers clear instruction on browsing the web, receiving and sending email, and posting on FacebookWalks you through new Amazon services available on the latest Fire Tablet modelsProvides helpful advice on amazing apps to add fuel to your Fire tablet
From music to movies, e-books, apps, photos, and beyond, Fire Tablets For Dummies is your one-stop guide to getting more from your Fire Tablet.
No lengthy theory here; Just the Steps For Dummies booksfocus on the steps necessary to accomplish key tasks. From the mostbasic things like turning on your PC and setting the date and timeto setting up and using a wireless network, you’ll findsimple steps that lead to great results. You learn how to:Set up your computerWork with the Start menuNavigate Windows VistaView the contents of a drive with Windows ExplorerCreate a passwordPlay movies with Windows Media PlayerSet up your Internet connectionSend and receive e-mailBrowse the Web with Internet ExplorerWork with sound and videoSet up a wired Ethernet networkTroubleshoot problems with hardwareRun Windows Update, and many more common PC tasks
It’s easy to find what you want to know, because everychapter lists the tasks it covers and the page on which each can befound. Tasks are presented with numbered steps and plenty ofillustrations that show you what you should be seeing on yourscreen. PCs Just The Steps For Dummies, 2nd Edition gets yougoing with that new PC in no time, and it’s a great referenceto keep handy.
Coming in day and date with Microsoft's exciting release of thenew Window 7 operating system, this friendly, accessible book showsyou the features and functions you need from this exciting newoperating system. Presented in a series of numbered steps that areconcise, visually clear, and easy to follow, you'll learn tonavigate the Windows 7 desktop, create files, connect to theInternet, search the Web, use e-mail, and more with this fun andpractical guide.Get quickly and easily up to speed on Microsoft's new operatingsystem, Windows 7Master Windows 7 through a list of steps and easy-to-followvisual elementsSee how to set up your desktop, copy and delete files, connectto the Internet, create folders, and moreDiscover what so many readers already know-fun, readableDummies books are a great way to get the most out of your Windowstechnology in a non-intimidating way
Why waste time on extraneous information? Get this book and getjust the steps!
The world of nanotechnology is ever changing and evolving; thisfun and friendly guide demystifies the topic for anyone interestedin how molecule-sized machines and processes affect our everydaylives. The authors begin with explaining the background ofnanotechnology and then examine industries that are affected bythis technology. Aiming to educate and simultaneously dispel commonmyths, the book explores the many nanotechnology-enabled consumerproducts available on the market today, ranging from socks to facelotion to jet skis to floor cleaners, to name a few.Serves as a fun and friendly introduction to the fascinatingtopic of nanotechnologyDiscusses the various issues involving nanotechnology in theareas of environment, medicine, defense, and othersProvides real-world examples of everyday nanotechnology usesuch as floor cleaners, flash memory drives, face lotion, computerprocessors, and more
Written in the accessible, humorous For Dummies style,Nanotechnology For Dummies, 2nd Edition provides aneasy-to-understand overview of nanotechnology and its real-worldimplementation.