Mastering Microsoft Windows Vista Home

Mastering Microsoft Windows Vista Home
Author: Guy Hart-Davis
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1042
Release: 2007-04-23
ISBN: 0470144734
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Microsoft Windows Vista Home Book Excerpt:

Configure, run, and troubleshoot Windows Vista Home Premium or Windows Vista Home Basic with the detailed coverage you’ll find in this comprehensive guide. With a task-based approach and clear instructions, this book helps you become an advanced user of Windows Vista—even if you’re just starting out. From administering your computer and surfing the Web securely to advanced maneuvers such as creating your own movies and burning DVDs, you’ll find what you need to master the powerful features of Windows Vista.

Windows 7 The Definitive Guide

Windows 7  The Definitive Guide
Author: William R. Stanek
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 992
Release: 2009-10-15
ISBN: 9781449379452
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 7 The Definitive Guide Book Excerpt:

This book provides everything you need to manage and maintain Windows 7. You'll learn all of the features and enhancements in complete detail, along with specifics for configuring the operating system to put you in full control. Bestselling author and Windows expert William Stanek doesn't just show you the steps you need to follow, he also tells you how features work, why they work, and how you can customize them to meet your needs. Learn how to squeeze every bit of power out of Windows 7 to take full advantage of its features and programs. Set up, customize, and tune Windows 7-Optimize its appearance and performance, install and manage software, customize your hardware, and install printers, scanners, and faxes Manage your files and data-Search your computer more efficiently, secure your data, share and collaborate, and get the most out of optional programs such as Windows Live Mail Master your digital media-Create media libraries, manage digital pictures and videos, make DVDs, and create movies Get connected and start networking-Set up a home or small-office network, conquer Internet Explorer, and master on-the-go networking Protect your computer-Keep your family safe while on the Internet, navigate the computer security maze, and configure Windows 7's protection features Manage and support Windows 7 systems-Configure user accounts, disks and drives, troubleshoot and handle routine maintenance, and resolve advanced support and recovery issues Learn advanced tips & techniques-Manage the Windows boot environment, explore Group Policy, and much more

Mastering Windows Vista Business

Mastering Windows Vista Business
Author: Mark Minasi,John Paul Mueller
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1080
Release: 2007-07-23
ISBN: 9780470167861
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Windows Vista Business Book Excerpt:

Learn to install, configure, run, and troubleshoot the professional versions of Vista in this comprehensive new guide from two leading Windows authorities. From Vista's all-new interface, 32-bit/64-bit architecture, and advanced security features to its fantastic new capabilities for audio and video recording, editing, and broadcasting, you’ll get the techniques and task-by-task instruction you need to master this dramatically different OS.

Networking For Dummies

Networking For Dummies
Author: Doug Lowe
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2009-12-09
ISBN: 9780470534052
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Networking For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The bestselling beginning networking book is now updated to cover the latest tools and trends! Fully updated and revised to include the latest trends in networking, this perennial bestseller features updated coverage of broadband technologies, storage, and backup. You'll discover the hottest topics for setting up a network at home or in the office. Popular For Dummies author Doug Lowe knows what the networking beginner is looking for, so to that end, he offers you networking fundamentals written in his easy-to-understand style and discusses topics such as Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008. Walks you through networking basics with valuable updates of the latest networking tools and trends Explains exactly what a network is and how to use it Demonstrates how to build a wired or wireless network Addresses securing, optimizing, and troubleshooting a network Discusses networking with all major operating systems Networking For Dummies, 9th Edition is the guide you need to start sharing resources and exchanging data today.

Windows 7

Windows 7
Author: William Stanek
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 961
Release: 2009-10-10
ISBN: 0596800975
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 7 Book Excerpt:

A guide to Windows 7 is organized by feature, furnishing details on all new features, tools, and enhancements, including the multimedia, security, search, and data organization capabilities, and offering helpful tips on system setup, upgrading, and troubleshooting.

Windows XP Home Edition

Windows XP Home Edition
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 571
Release: 2002
ISBN: 9780596002602
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows XP Home Edition Book Excerpt:

This complete reference covers the entire Windows XP Home operating system inan easy-to-read, all-in-one handbook.

Microsoft Windows 7

Microsoft Windows 7
Author: Chris Fehily
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2009-09-08
ISBN: 9780132712569
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microsoft Windows 7 Book Excerpt:

This concise guide covers every edition of Windows 7 in Visual QuickStart style, with plenty of screenshots, numbered steps, tips, and sidebars. You'll learn how to use new and updated features, including the redesigned taskbar; jump lists; libraries; federated search; desktop gadgets; window-management shortcuts; and the improved versions of Internet Explorer, Mail, Messenger, Photo Gallery, Movie Maker, and Media Player. You'll also find information on setup; installation; upgrading from other Windows versions; troubleshooting; hardware; and organizing your documents, music, photos, and videos. Laptop and mobile users will learn how to connect from the road, jump onto a public wireless network, and conserve battery power. Author Chris Fehily also walks you through setting up a network or homegroup, connecting to the internet, configuring routers and firewalls, and hooking up printers and other devices. You'll learn how to use security features to protect your PC and network and share files while keeping personal stuff private.

Windows XP All in One Desk Reference For Dummies

Windows XP All in One Desk Reference For Dummies
Author: Woody Leonhard
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 813
Release: 2004-10-08
ISBN: 9780764584961
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows XP All in One Desk Reference For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Windows is the number one operating system in the world. There’s a lot to Windows XP, with office productivity applications, multimedia features, the Internet, and security upgrades. Now and then, you probably wish you could call Tech Support. That’s when you’ll be grateful to have nine books about Windows XP in one — Windows XP All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies, Second Edition. It replaces a whole shelf of reference books and covers Windows XP basics Customization The Internet Internet Explorer Microsoft Network Hardware Multimedia Windows Media Center Wired and wireless networks Fully updated with the latest information on Microsoft’s improved security features, the newest on multimedia applications and Windows Media Center, and plenty of additional stuff to help you decide about broadband Internet connections, this edition of Windows XP All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies makes Windows XP manageable. It helps you Get started with Windows XP, search for files, use shortcuts, deal with common problems, and take advantage of built-in help Customize your desktop, menus, icons, and startup programs Protect your PC by using Windows Firewall, appropriate virus protection, and other security measures Compare browsers, connect to the Internet, choose the right e-mail program, and manage newsgroups and chats Work with digital images, download and play music, burn CDs, find out about digital camcorders, and create movies with Movie Maker Decide whether a Media Center PC is right for you Create a home network and troubleshoot any problems that come up With thumbtabs that make it easy to find what you’re looking for and the famous For Dummies cheat sheet in the front, this book is designed to make life with Windows XP a lot easier, happier, safer, and a whole lot more fun.

Windows XP

Windows XP
Author: Chris Fehily
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 467
Release: 2003
ISBN: 9780321174079
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows XP Book Excerpt:

Explores Windows XP, covering such topics as e-mail, establishing an Internet connection, burning CDs, system settings, and networking.

Mastering Microsoft Windows 7 Administration

Mastering Microsoft Windows 7 Administration
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 0470608838
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Terminal Services for Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Terminal Services for Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Author: Brian S. Madden,Ron Oglesby
Publsiher: The Brian Madden Company, LLC
Total Pages: 500
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780971151048
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Terminal Services for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Book Excerpt:

Annotation Written by two well-known industry experts, this book shows the reader how to design Terminal Server solutions with Microsoft Windows Server 2003. Rather than a re-hash of the product manuals, this book takes you step-by-step through each aspect of the design process. It focuses on architecture, server type and location, printing, security, management, application deployment, and user profiles. Whether you're using Citrix MetaFrame XP or just building a pure Terminal Server environment, this is the book you need to be successful.

Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide

Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide
Author: Chris Seibold
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 234
Release: 2009-09-09
ISBN: 9781449379506
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide Book Excerpt:

Whether you're new to the Mac or a longtime user, this handy book is the quickest way to get up to speed on Snow Leopard. Packed with concise information in an easy-to-read format, Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide covers what you need to know and is an ideal resource for problem-solving on the fly. This book goes right to the heart of Snow Leopard, with details on system preferences, built-in applications, and utilities. You'll also find configuration tips, keyboard shortcuts, guides for troubleshooting, lots of step-by-step instructions, and more. Learn about new features and changes since the original Leopard release Get quick tips for setting up and customizing your Mac's configuration Solve problems with the handy reference to the fundamentals of the Finder, Dock, and more Understand how to manage user accounts Work more efficiently using keyboard shortcuts Take advantage of MobileMe, Apple's online suite of services and tools

Home Networking Bible

Home Networking Bible
Author: Sue Plumley
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 850
Release: 2004-07-30
ISBN: 0764569082
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Home Networking Bible Book Excerpt:

Everything you need to know to set up a home network Is a home network for you? This comprehensive guide coverseverything from deciding what type of network meets your needs tosetting up the hardware and software, connecting differentoperating systems, installing the necessary applications, managingthe network, and even adding home entertainment devices. Fullyupdated with new material on all the latest systems and methods,it's just what you need to set up your network and keep it runningsafely and successfully. Inside, you'll find complete coverage of home networking * Compare the advantages and disadvantages of wired and wirelessnetworks * Understand how to choose between workgroup and client/servernetworking * Learn how to install and set up cables and routers and how toinstall and configure networking software * Share files, printers, and a single Internet connection * Back up files and secure your network * Set up your own home intranet and understand the technologiesinvolved in creating a Web page * Manage your network and learn to use tools for locating andrepairing problems * Expand your home network to include your digital camera, scanner,TV, sound system, and even game consoles * Explore SmartHome technology that allows you to automate varioushousehold functions * Investigate how your network can enable tele-commuting and otherremote access capabilities

PCs For Dummies

PCs For Dummies
Author: Dan Gookin
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 408
Release: 2011-02-09
ISBN: 1118051505
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Mastering Windows XP Home Edition

Mastering Windows XP Home Edition
Author: Hart-Davis
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1043
Release: 2006-02-20
ISBN: 078215221X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Windows XP Home Edition Book Excerpt:

Windows XP Home Edition is Microsoft's next generation operating system for home users. Unlike Windows 95/98/Me, Windows XP Home Edition is based on the same code as Windows NT/2000, a more reliable and powerful system. Windows XP Home Edition makes it easier for families to set-up and switch between individual, personalized accounts, search for particular files and customize the way they manage files and folders. Other exciting features include Internet Explorer 6, the Photo Printing Wizard, and Windows Media Player 8, which includes DVD playback and CD burning utilities. Advanced features include a Network Setup Wizard, and Internet Connection Sharing and Firewall support.

Laptops For Dummies

Laptops For Dummies
Author: Dan Gookin
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-10-26
ISBN: 1118232429
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Laptops For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Hit the road with your laptop and this must-have For Dummies guide If you're like most people, your laptop is taking the place of your PC. Whether you're on the road, working at home, or multitasking, your laptop is now an essential, trusted tool. Just in time, beloved and popular author Dan Gookin returns with a new edition that covers the very latest in laptops. From synchronizing with your desktop and coordinating e-mail to maintaining security, networking, working in Windows 8, adding your smartphone to the mix, and more, this book makes understanding laptops simpler than you ever thought possible. Shares the latest basics about laptops, such as new technologies, current processors available, and steps to update memory and hard drive capabilities Covers the new Windows 8 operating system and other popular laptop operating systems, as well as netbooks, wireless networking, and smartphone tethering Explores remote access to the desktop, power management, storage, security, and much more Examines the benefits of mobility for students, employees, and anyone who needs to work on the go Helps you work on the road, employ and enjoy multimedia, and use your laptop professionally Laptops For Dummies, 5th Edition is the fun and friendly guide that will get you going and on the go with your laptop in no time!

Windows XP in 10 Simple Steps or Less

Windows XP in 10 Simple Steps or Less
Author: Bill Hatfield,Bradley L. Jones
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 600
Release: 2003-11-04
ISBN: 0764555863
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows XP in 10 Simple Steps or Less Book Excerpt:

If you need Windows XP solutions fast, then this book is for you-whether you're new to Windows XP or you need help dealing with the applications that come with it. Open the book and you'll discover clear, easy-to-follow instructions for more than 250 key Windows XP tasks, each presented in ten quick steps-or less. Easy-to-navigate pages, lots of screen shots, and to-the-point directions guide you through every common (and not-so-common) Windows XP challenge-and help you get more done in less time. * Each solution is ten steps-or less-to help you get the job done fast * Self-contained two-page spreads deliver the answers you need-without flipping pages * A no-fluff approach focuses on helping you achieve results * A resource packed with useful and fun ways to get the most out of Windows XP

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Computer Basics 5th Edition

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Computer Basics  5th Edition
Author: Joe Kraynak
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2009-02-03
ISBN: 1101022175
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Computer Basics 5th Edition Book Excerpt:

The fifth edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Computer Basics places the reader in charge of the computer, rather than the other way round, and places the focus on software troubleshooting rather than hardware techno-babble. The reader wants to do something practical with his or her computer - this book shows them how. It covers basic office programs and how to manage photo, video and music files. It offers advice on safe web-surfing, including coverage of newsgroups, message boards and mailing lists. There are new green computing initiatives that help protect the environment. It includes maintenance and upgrading information.

Getting Started with Your Computer and the Windows XP Environment

Getting Started with Your Computer and the Windows XP Environment
Author: Andrew Blackburn
Publsiher: Editions ENI
Total Pages: 166
Release: 2003-02-24
ISBN: 9782746018761
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Microsoft Windows Vista

Microsoft Windows Vista
Author: Chris Fehily
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2010-04-07
ISBN: 9780132089463
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microsoft Windows Vista Book Excerpt:

Microsoft's Windows Vista will open up for its users a whole new way of using their PCs. With plenty of screenshots to guide users along the way, respected author Chris Fehily takes readers through Vista's breakthrough capabilities, including its new user interface, Sidebar, Internet Explorer, Media Player, anti-spyware, Mail, SideShow, and photo-sharing capabilities; as well as all the new enhancements included in the Service Pack 1 update. Windows Vista Service Pack 1 will deliver improvements and enhancements to the existing Vista features that will significantly impact customers, and this book is the quickest way to mastering them! The updates in Windows Vista SP1 cover quality improvements (reliability, security, and performance), support for emerging hardware and standards, and more. Windows Vista SP1 will include improvements that target some of the most common causes of crashes and hangs, giving users a more consistent experience.