My Windows 10 Tablet (includes Content Update Program): Covers Windows 10 Tablets including Microsoft Surface Pro

Que Publishing
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If you own or are considering a Windows 10 tablet, My Windows® 10 Tablet s your must-have companion. This friendly, quick, full-color, 100% practical tutorial walks you through every task you'll want to perform with your new tablet, no matter what brand or model you choose.

In addition, this book is part of Que’s Content Update Program. As Microsoft updates features of Windows 10, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. The updates will be delivered to you via a FREE Web Edition of this book, which can be accessed with any Internet connection.

My Windows 10 Tablet is an easy, full-color tutorial on the latest operating system from Microsoft, which covers the following topics:

· Taking advantage of Windows 10's best new features for tablets

· Getting productive fast, and taking control of the new Windows 10 interface and Start menu

· Securely connecting your Windows 10 tablet and using it safely in mobile environments

· Browsing the Web more quickly and reliably with the new Edge browser

· Connecting your tablet to your phone, other PCs, and other devices

· Making the most of the Cortana personal digital assistant

· Working with Windows 10—compatible Microsoft Office apps

· Using Continuum to work seamlessly on both tablets and other Windows devices

· Updating, maintaining, and troubleshooting your tablet

· Saving time and using your tablet to enhance your daily life

Every task is presented step-by-step, using carefully annotated, colorful screenshots, all numbered so there's no chance of getting lost or confused. Everything's clearly organized in modular, self-contained chapters designed to help you get started quickly. Throughout, the book is packed with helpful tips, lists, and quick solutions to the problems you're most likely to encounter.

How to access the web edition:

Follow the instructions in the book to learn how to register your book to access the FREE Web Edition.

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About the author

Jim Cheshire has been using Microsoft software for decades. He has worked for Microsoft for almost 20 years and currently works in the cloud computing world of Azure. He has written more than a dozen books on technology. When not working, you’ll usually find Jim spending time with his wife and two children or bass fishing with his son.

You can contact Jim at cheshire@outlook.com.

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Publisher
Que Publishing
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Published on
Sep 21, 2015
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Pages
512
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ISBN
9780134216003
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Language
English
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Genres
Computers / Digital Media / Audio
Computers / Operating Systems / Windows Desktop
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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My Surface™ 2

Updated for
Windows® RT 8.1

Step-by-step

instructions with callouts to Surface 2 photos that show you exactly what to do

Help

when you run into Surface 2 problems or limitations

Tips and Notes

to help you get the most from your Surface 2

Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping
your Surface 2 working just the way you want. Learn how to:

• Get started quickly with Surface 2 and Windows RT 8.1

• Connect to Wi-Fi, share printers, and access files from your network or your SkyDrive cloud storage account

• Get on the Web fast and enjoy it more with Internet Explorer 11 and the Bing search engine

• Secure your Surface and control what your kids can do with it

• Do all your Facebook and Twitter social networking through the People app

• Find and play the music you love with Xbox Music, Radio, and Xbox Music Pass

• Watch Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, and other streaming video

• Instantly retrieve up-to-the-minute news from top media and journalists

• Create, edit, format, proof, and share documents with Word 2013

• Crunch numbers with Excel 2013

• Present on the go with PowerPoint 2013

• Use OneNote 2013 to organize notes, sync them across devices, and access them from anywhere

• Manage email and track your calendar with Outlook 2013

• Go anywhere with Surface 2’s easy maps and directions

• Capture, manage, touch up, and geotag your photos

• Make sure your files are always safely backed up

• Find the best new Windows Store Apps

• Keep your Surface 2 working reliably, with maximum battery life

• Personalize your Surface 2 using the newest customization settings

• Get more help whenever you need it

Learn On-Demand TV, DVRs, Music, Games, Books, and More!

With My Digital Entertainment for Seniors, you’ll discover easy ways to access and experience entertainment using today’s technology, without getting confused or bogged down with techno-babble—and without spending a fortune. This easy-to-follow guide covers all aspects of entertainment—movies, TV shows, radio, music, newspapers and magazines, books, and more—whether you’re using a computer, mobile device, or other technology.

Specifically, you'll:

Get acquainted with all forms of digital entertainment that are available in everyday life, including on-demand TV shows, movies, music and radio programming, podcasts, eBooks and audiobooks, digital editions of newspapers and magazines, YouTube videos, and interactive games.Discover the difference between streaming and downloading content from the Internet to your computer or mobile device. Learn what equipment you’ll need and how to use this equipment, no matter how tech-savvy you are—or aren’t. Find out how to watch, listen to, and read what you want, when you want it, on your TV, desktop computer, notebook computer, smartphone, tablet, eBook reader, or gaming console. Learn what types of entertainment are available to use on eBook readers, digital video recorders, digital music players, high-definition television sets, cable/satellite TV service providers, what types of entertainment are readily available via the Internet, and how to use your computer, smartphone or tablet as an entertainment device. Find ways to stay safe and protect yourself from identity theft or online crime when surfing the Internet, shopping online, playing games, doing online banking, and handling other Internet-related tasks.


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Book + Content Update Program

Easily Unlock the Power of Your New Windows 10 Computer
Discover hundreds of tips and tricks you can use right away with your Windows 10 computer to get more done and have more fun.

You’ll learn how to use your Windows 10 computer both as a powerful communication, organization, and productivity tool and as a feature-packed entertainment device. Guy Hart-Davis shows you strategies for making the most of Microsoft’s robust built-in apps, from the new Edge browser to your Cortana personal assistant.

Easy to understand and nontechnical, Windows 10 Tips and Tricks is perfect for beginners--and for more experienced users ready to get more productive or move to a new computer. Whether you’re running Windows 10 on a desktop, a laptop, or a tablet, get this book and run it better!

Here’s just a sampling of what this book’s tips, tricks, and strategies will help you do:
Set up your Windows 10 computer and make it work just the way you want Navigate Windows 10 like a pro Make the most of Windows’ resurrected and improved Start menu Explore the web faster, smarter, and more safely with Microsoft Edge Enter text whatever way you like best--including the on-screen keyboard and handwriting panel Communicate via email, Skype, and much more Quickly find whatever you’re looking for, wherever you’ve stored it Share your device with others and still keep it secure Connect to wireless networks more reliably, with better performance--even hidden networks! Use multiple displays at once--even TV screens Give yourself faster access to the apps and files you need the most Protect your privacy and choose which notifications to receive Organize and share your media library Supercharge your productivity with virtual desktops and other shortcuts Improve performance, fix problems, and keep Windows 10 working reliably
In addition, this book is part of Que’s exciting new Content Update Program. As Microsoft updates features of Windows 10, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. The updates will be delivered to you via a FREE Web Edition of this book, which can be accessed with any Internet connection. To learn more, visit www.quepublishing.com/CUP.

How to access the web edition: Follow the instructions in the book to learn how to register your book to access the FREE Web Edition.
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• Master all the basics, fast: reading, playing, watching, browsing, and more

• Tweak your Kindle Fire for quicker access and longer battery life

• Sample best-seller book chapters for free

• Mark up any eBook with highlights, notes, and bookmarks

• Convert your personal documents for use on Kindle Fire

• Discover Calibre, a powerful eBook management tool

• Control even the largest music libraries

• Get instant answers from Wikipedia, and from Kindle Fire’s built-in dictionary

• Listen to personalized Internet radio stations created just for you

• Use your Kindle Fire as a digital photo frame

• Prevent unwanted subscription charges

• Set up any email account to work on your Kindle Fire

• Explore any web content with Amazon’s innovative Silk browser

• Use Amazon Cloud to get your stuff anywhere—even if you left your Kindle at home

• And much much more…

Unlike many other guides which might only briefly mention or skip over some very import Kindle Fire features My Kindle Fire covers everything. Here are just a few of the things you'll find in My Kindle Fire that aren't covered in other guides:

• Full coverage of Calibre, a free application for Mac or PC that helps manage your eBook library

• A large number of walkthroughs for managing music playlists, including how to use cloud playlists.

• How to reinstall multiple apps at once in case you reset your Kindle Fire.

• Step-by-step walkthroughs on configuring all types of email accounts.

• Coverage on handling attachments in your email application.

• Importing contacts from your existing email application or cloud service and how you can export your contacts in order to back them up.

• How to use Copy and Paste on the Kindle Fire.

• How to use social networking integration with Facebook and others.

• Walkthroughs on using the Gallery app, Pandora, Audible, and other popular apps.

• Shows you how to access files on other computers in your house right from your Kindle Fire.

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Using Kindle was written for all Kindle users, even those who have absolutely no technical expertise and are inexperienced in using a computer. Here are just a few of the many things you'll learn in this book:

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-- The best ways to take advantage of the Kindle's built-in Web browser, including how to use email, blog readers, eBay, social networking, and even manage your Netflix movie queue.
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