Microsoft, now a little older and wiser, is back with Windows 8.1, the revamped version that brings fresh changes and welcome improvements to the Windows 8 operating system. And now you savvy seniors can get the very most out of this easier-to-use Windows 8.1 with our friendly new guide. Using large print that makes the book easier to read plus magnified screen shots to help make Windows less intimidating, this book walks you through common tasks and show you how to get things done in fine style.
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Author Katherine Murray has been writing about technology for more than 25 years and has worked with every consumer version of Windows since Windows 3.1. Murray will help you learn how to:Master Windows 10 innovations you like and keep the older techniques you’re comfortable with Let Cortana, your new personal digital assistant, help you find what you need Adjust the Start menu so it works the way you want (not the other way around!) Learn to use Windows 10 on PC or tablet Streamline your browsing experience with Microsoft® Edge, the new state-of-the-art web browser Find, download, install, and work with the best new Windows Store apps Copy, move, and share files using File Explorer Use the Skype app to make super-easy, free video calls Access all your favorite media with the new Groove Music and Movies & TV apps
Many seniors use a home computer to stay connected to family andfriends. This fun and friendly guide shows how to use Windows 7,the most popular operating system pre-loaded onto personalcomputers and laptops, to write e-mails, connect with family viaWindows Live Messenger, download pictures with Photo Gallery, andlisten to music using Windows Media Player.
Windows 7 For Seniors For Dummies uses a large font forthe text that makes the book easier to read and it featuresmagnified screen shots to help make the subject matter lessintimidating. For Dummies author Mark Justice Hinton walksyou through the basics of Windows 7, shows you how to customize thedesktop so that it accommodates your needs, and explains how to usethe webcam and instant messenger to keep in contact with family andfriends. Plus, you'll get critical insight for protecting yourpersonal information.Shows seniors how to stay connected to family and friends usingthe features of Windows 7Explains how to use the Internet, send and receive e-mail,upload and download photos, view video, listen to music, playgames, use webcam and instant messenger, and moreDiscusses the important topic of keeping data and personalinformation safe and secureUses a larger font for text and includes more than 150 enlargedscreen shots
For seniors interested in getting started using the excitingfeatures of Windows 7, Windows 7 For Seniors For Dummies isthe ideal beginner guide!
Focus on the skills measured on the exam:
• Prepare for and perform Windows 10 installation
• Configure devices and device drivers
• Perform post-installation configuration
• Implement Windows in the enterprise
• Configure and support networking, storage, data access, and usage
• Implement apps
• Configure remote management
• Configure updates, recovery, authorization, authentication, and management tools
• Monitor Windows
This Microsoft Exam Ref:
• Organizes its coverage by the “Skills measured” posted on the exam webpage
• Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you
• Provides exam preparation tips written by top trainers
• Points to in-depth material by topic for exam candidates needing additional review
• Assumes you are an IT pro looking to validate your skills in and knowledge of installing and configuring Windows 10
Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common PowerShell scripting tasks.
Practical, hands-on examples show you how to apply what you learn.
Quizzes and exercises help you test your knowledge and stretch your skills.
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Microsoft Office, the world's leading productivity suite, hasbeen updated with new tools. Veteran Office users as well asnewcomers will need the comprehensive information in thisbestselling All-in-One guide.
With a self-contained minibook devoted to each Officeapplication plus minibooks on how Office works together and how youcan expand its usefulness, Office 2010 All-in-One ForDummies gets you up to speed and answers the questions you'llhave down the road.Microsoft Office is the office productivity suite used aroundthe globe; nearly every business worker encounters it dailyThe 2010 revision will affect all applications in thesuiteEight minibooks cover Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access,Publisher, common Office tools, and ways to expand OfficeproductivityAlso covers the new online versions of Word, Excel, andPowerPoint as well as changes to the interface and new tools andtechniques
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Microsoft Office is the leading productivity tool in the world. From word processing to business communication to data crunching, it requires a lot of knowledge to operate it—let alone master it. Luckily, Office 2016 All-in-One For Dummies is here to deliver the breadth of information you need to complete basic tasks and drill down into Office's advanced features.Create customized documents and add graphic elements, proofing, and citations in WordBuild a worksheet, create formulas, and perform basic data analysis in ExcelCreate a notebook and organize your thoughts in NotesManage messages, tasks, contacts, and calendars in Outlook
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Office 2013 All-in-One For Dummies makes it easy to learnto use Office and gets you up and running on all the changes andenhancements in Office 2013.
The Home & Student version of Microsoft Office targets thehome and education markets, covering the four applications mostused outside the workplace: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote.The minibooks in this essential All-in-One guide includereal-world examples and projects that cover the new features andcapabilities of Office 2013. Straightforward advice and beneficialprojects help you to learn the basics of creating a resume in Word,establishing a home budget in Excel, developing a dynamic schoolpresentation with PowerPoint, and taking notes in OneNote.Targets home and school users of Office 2013, who primarily useWord, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNoteWalks you through how to use Office 2013 for everyday projects,such as creating a cover letter in Word or reusable templates inExcelDemonstrates how to jazz up a school presentation withPowerPointProvides you with straightforward instructions for taking notesin OneNoteShares common Office 2010 tools and details the basics of theOffice ribbon
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