Windows 8 Secrets

Windows 8 Secrets
Author: Paul Thurrott,Rafael Rivera
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2012-08-21
ISBN: 1118228294
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Windows 8 Five Minutes at a Time

Windows 8 Five Minutes at a Time
Author: Lance Whitney
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-11-28
ISBN: 1118462327
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Windows 8 Apps Programming Genius 7 Easy Steps To Master Windows 8 Apps In 30 Days

Windows 8 Apps Programming Genius  7 Easy Steps To Master Windows 8 Apps In 30 Days
Author: Jason Scotts
Publsiher: Speedy Publishing LLC
Total Pages: 46
Release: 2013-10-06
ISBN: 1630221910
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 Apps Programming Genius 7 Easy Steps To Master Windows 8 Apps In 30 Days Book Excerpt:

Technology is wonderful. But by the same token, understanding how to use it efficiently is another story. Sometimes the frustration can really get to you. Not to worry! Now you'll have the information that you need to dive right in and actually know what you're doing. "Windows 8 Apps Programming Genius: 7 Easy Steps To Master Windows 8 Apps In 30 Days" is written in a way that allows for easy comprehension by following the step by step process. It takes into account even the novice with minimal knowledge of operating systems or the use of apps. By the time you've implemented each chapter, you should be good to go and finally feel refreshed about learning how to use this software and its related features. As Microsoft continues to come out with their latest operating systems in the future, you will feel more confident about how to use it and understanding basic principles - just because you would've already gone through the information in this book. It is a keeper for those serious about efficiency when it comes to the use of Windows 8 and its apps.

Windows 8 1 In Depth

Windows 8 1 In Depth
Author: Brian Knittel,Paul McFedries
Publsiher: Que Publishing
Total Pages: 1200
Release: 2014-03-10
ISBN: 0133763714
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 1 In Depth Book Excerpt:

Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH Do more in less time! Experienced with Windows? Don’t let Windows 8.1 make you feel like a beginner again! This book is packed with intensely useful knowledge you won’t find anywhere else. Full of new tips and shortcuts, it’s the fastest, best way to master Windows 8.1’s full power, get comfortable with its radically different interface, and leverage its new tools for everything from business to video, security to social networking! • Take a quick guided tour of everything that’s new in Windows 8.1 • Survive without the Start menu • Navigate the Windows 8.1 interface (and customize it to make yourself more comfortable) • Learn hidden shortcuts you’d never find on your own • Quickly locate and use files, media, apps, websites and management tools • Set up your Web connection, and discover Internet Explorer 11’s latest improvements • Get comfortable with Windows 8.1’s built-in apps, from Calendar and Finance to Weather and Windows Store • Save time by monitoring Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn through one unified app • Make the most of Windows’ supercharged media and imaging tools • Profit from Windows’ built-in support for business presentations • Maximize the performance and efficiency of hardware, storage, and software • Protect yourself from viruses, spyware, data theft, fraud, spam, hackers, and snoops • Use SkyDrive to access your data from anywhere—and use Remote Desktop to access your computer, too • Get even more power with Windows 8.1’s command-line interface • Use Hyper-V to run other operating systems alongside Windows • Troubleshoot the most common Windows 8.1’s problems—and the toughest ones In Depth offers: • Comprehensive coverage, with detailed solutions • Breakthrough techniques and shortcuts that are unavailable elsewhere • Practical, real-world examples with nothing glossed over or left out • Troubleshooting help for tough problems you can’t fix on your own • Outstanding authors recognized worldwide for their expertise and teaching styles • Quick information via sidebars, tips, reminders, notes, and warnings In Depth is the only tool you need to get more done in less time! CATEGORY: Windows Operating System COVERS: Microsoft® Windows 8.1

Windows 8 1 The Missing Manual

Windows 8 1  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 950
Release: 2013-11-26
ISBN: 1449371817
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 1 The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

Windows 8.1 continues the evolution of the most radical redesign in Microsoft’s history. It combines the familiar Windows desktop with a new, touchscreen-friendly world of tiles and full-screen apps. Luckily, David Pogue is back to help you make sense of it—with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations. The important stuff you need to know: What’s new in 8.1. The update to 8.1 offers new apps, a universal Search, the return of the Start menu, and several zillion other nips and tucks. New features. Storage Spaces, Windows To Go, File Histories—if Microsoft wrote it, this book covers it. Security. Protect your PC from viruses, spyware, spam, sick hard drives, and out-of-control kids. The network. HomeGroups, connecting from the road, mail, Web, music streaming among PCs—this book has your network covered. The software. Media Center, Photo Gallery, Internet Explorer, speech recognition—this one authoritative, witty guide makes it all crystal clear. It’s the book that should have been in the box.

Introducing Windows 8 1 for IT Professionals

Introducing Windows 8 1 for IT Professionals
Author: Ed Bott
Publsiher: Microsoft Press
Total Pages: 140
Release: 2013-10-15
ISBN: 0735684677
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introducing Windows 8 1 for IT Professionals Book Excerpt:

NOTE: This title is also available as a free eBook. It is offered for sale in print format as a convenience. Get a head start evaluating Windows 8.1 - with early technical insights from award-winning journalist and Windows expert Ed Bott. Based on the Windows 8.1 Preview release, this guide introduces new features and capabilities, with scenario-based advice on how Windows 8.1 can meet the needs of your business. Get the high-level overview you need to begin preparing your deployment now. Preview new features and enhancements, including: How features compare to Windows 7 and Windows XP The Windows 8.1 user experience Deployment Security features Internet Explorer 11 Delivering Windows apps Recovery options Networking and remote access Managing mobile devices Virtualization Windows RT 8.1

Windows 8 1 Update Quick Reference Guide

Windows 8 1 Update Quick Reference Guide
Author: Marshall Koontz
Publsiher: Speedy Publishing LLC
Total Pages: 5
Release: 2014-12-07
ISBN: 1635014190
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 1 Update Quick Reference Guide Book Excerpt:

Windows 8 is the most complex form of Windows software to date. Many people have such a hard time working with Windows 8, that they have rolled back their software to Windows 7, which was a much easier platform. By using the Windows 8.1 Update Quick Reference Guide, it can easily help you to find the answers to questions you have about Windows 8. Getting quick answers, will help you to be able to learn how to use Windows 8, without too much reading.

Pro Windows 8 1 Development with XAML and C

Pro Windows 8 1 Development with XAML and C
Author: Jesse Liberty,Jon Galloway,Philip Japikse
Publsiher: Apress
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-05-29
ISBN: 1430240482
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pro Windows 8 1 Development with XAML and C Book Excerpt:

Windows 8.1 apps are revolutionizing development on the Windows platform. Fast, fluid, tactile and chrome-free, they provide a brand-new look and feel for Windows users. These apps rely on Microsoft's Windows 8 modern UI to provide their rich and engaging user experiences for both desktop and tablet users. The new UI in turn relies upon the Windows Runtime (WinRT) to give its apps unparalleled flexibility and power. Understanding this stack of new technologies and how they tie in to the proven C# language and the XAML standard is the subject of this book. Experienced writers Jesse Liberty, Phil Japikse, and Jon Galloway explain how you can get the most from Windows 8.1 by focusing on the features that you need for your project and bringing your existing C# coding knowledge to bear. They begin with a nuts-and-bolts examination of how the technologies fit together and show you everything you need to get up and running with the new platform. Once you have a good understanding on the basics, you progress to more advanced topics steadily increasing your understanding as a whole. This holistic knowledge is essential to truly master Windows 8.1 development. Each topic is covered clearly and concisely and is packed with the details you need to code effectively. The most important features are given a no-nonsense, in-depth treatment and chapters contain examples that demonstrate both the power and the subtlety of Windows 8.1.

Windows 8 1 Plain Simple

Windows 8 1 Plain   Simple
Author: Joli Ballew,Nancy Muir
Publsiher: Pearson Education
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2013-11-15
ISBN: 0735683360
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 1 Plain Simple Book Excerpt:

Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 8.1 Get the full-color, visual guide that makes learning Windows 8.1 plain and simple! Follow the book’s easy steps and screenshots and clear, concise language to learn the most expedient way to perform tasks and solve problems in Windows 8.1. Here’s WHAT You’ll Learn: Personalize your Start screen in cool new ways Use apps such as Mail, People, Calendar, Skype, and Paint Surf the web, and send and receive email and messages Explore redesigned apps for Music, Video, and Windows Store Search your files, media, and the web—all at once Access your files from the cloud with Microsoft SkyDrive Here’s HOW You’ll Learn It Jump in wherever you need answers Follow easy steps and screenshots to see exactly what to do Get handy tips for new techniques and shortcuts Use Try This! exercises to apply what you learn right away

Windows 8 1 All in One For Dummies

Windows 8 1 All in One For Dummies
Author: Woody Leonhard
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1056
Release: 2013-11-06
ISBN: 1118821009
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 1 All in One For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Ten minibooks in one get you thoroughly caught up on Windows 8.1! With new improvements and changes, Windows 8.1 offers a refreshed user interface, better integration between the new and traditional Windows interfaces, and more. This updated top-selling guide is what you need to get up to speed on everything Windows 8.1. Nine minibooks in one cover such essential topics as navigating the new Start Screen, understanding Windows 8.1 apps, securing Windows 8.1, and much more. Take the guesswork out of Windows 8.1 from day one with this complete, all-in-one resource. Helps you get up to speed on the Windows 8.1 operating system, including its Start Screen, which is a feature sure to please traditional Windows users Provides top-notch guidance from trusted and well-known Windows expert and author Woody Leonhard Covers Windows 8.1 inside and out, including how to customize the Start screen, manage apps, and control privacy Delves into core Windows 8.1 apps such as e-mail, people, and SkyDrive Shows you how to connect online, add hardware, back up and update, and secure Windows 8.1 Discover new improvements, old favorites, and everything in between with Windows 8.1 All-in-One For Dummies.

Windows 8 1 Inside Out

Windows 8 1 Inside Out
Author: Tony Northrup
Publsiher: Microsoft Press
Total Pages: 752
Release: 2013-11-15
ISBN: 0735683719
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows 8 1 Inside Out Book Excerpt:

You're beyond the basics - so dive right in and really put your PC to work! This supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds for Windows 8.1. Plus, you get access to two and half hours of video training and a companion ebook. Topics include: Installing, upgrading, or migrating to Windows 8.1 Using and managing apps Personalizing your system Accessibility features Organizing, backing up, and restoring files Managing storage and using SkyDrive Digital media and home entertainment Security and privacy features Setting up and troubleshooting networking Maintenance, performance tuning, and troubleshooting Using Hyper-V virtualization

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013 First Course

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013  First Course
Author: Ann Shaffer,Patrick Carey,June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,Kathy T. Finnegan
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 1088
Release: 2013-05-16
ISBN: 1285821149
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013 First Course Book Excerpt:

With proven pedagogy that emphasizes critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage, New Perspectives helps students develop the Microsoft Office 2013 skills they need to be successful in college and beyond. Updated with all new case-based tutorials, New Perspectives Microsoft Office 2013 continues to engage students in applying skills to real-world situations, making concepts relevant. A new Troubleshoot case problem enhances critical thinking, and a new tutorial on Managing Your Files helps students navigate Windows 8. As always, New Perspectives improves learning outcomes and transference of skills by helping students understand why what they're learning is important. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013 First Course Enhanced Edition

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013 First Course  Enhanced Edition
Author: Ann Shaffer,Patrick Carey,June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,Kathy T. Finnegan
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 1272
Release: 2015-02-27
ISBN: 1305482522
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013 First Course Enhanced Edition Book Excerpt:

With proven pedagogy that emphasizes critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage, New Perspectives helps you develop the Microsoft Office 2013 skills you need to be successful in college and beyond. Updated with all new case-based tutorials, New Perspectives Microsoft Office 2013 engages you in applying skills to real-world situations, making concepts relevant. A new Troubleshoot type of case problem enhances critical thinking. As always, New Perspectives improves learning outcomes and transference of skills by helping you understand the importance of what you're learning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Beginning Windows Store Application Development HTML and JavaScript Edition

Beginning Windows Store Application Development  HTML and JavaScript Edition
Author: Scott Isaacs,Kyle Burns
Publsiher: Apress
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2013-09-28
ISBN: 1430257806
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Beginning Windows Store Application Development HTML and JavaScript Edition Book Excerpt:

Beginning Windows Store Application Development – HTML and JavaScript Edition introduces you to the Windows 8 modern app design paradigm and the new Windows 8 programming model developed around this paradigm. You'll learn to build rich, immersive applications designed to run on the many devices powered by Windows 8. The authors draw on their extensive practical experience to provide not only a comprehensive introduction to the model and its features, but guidance on best practices and a real-world sample application that you develop over the course of the book. Beginning Windows Store Application Development – HTML and JavaScript Edition also emphasizes how devices will be used and applications will be built in a world that has become far more connected. The book takes you beyond the syntax of any development language and examines factors such as application design, user experience, social integration, and maintaining data and settings across multiple devices.

CompTIA A Certification All in One For Dummies

CompTIA A  Certification All in One For Dummies
Author: Glen E. Clarke,Edward Tetz,Timothy L. Warner
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1360
Release: 2019-08-16
ISBN: 1119581095
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA A Certification All in One For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Fully updated to cover the 2019 exam release! CompTIA's A+ certification is an essential certification to building a successful IT career. Test takers must pass both 90-question exams to be certified, and this book—plus online test bank—will help you reach your certification goal. The 9 minibooks map to the exam's objectives, and include new content on Windows 10, Scripting, Linux, and mobile devices. You’ll learn about how computers work, networking, computer repair and troubleshooting, security, permissions, and customer service. You'll also find test-taking advice and a review of the types of questions you'll see on the exam. Use the online test bank to test your knowledge and prepare for the exam Get up to speed on operating system basics Find out how to manage the operating system Discover maintenance and troubleshooting tips Inside is all the knowledge you need to pass the new A+ exam!

New Perspectives on Microsoft Access 2013 Brief

New Perspectives on Microsoft Access 2013  Brief
Author: Joseph J. Adamski,Kathy T. Finnegan,Sharon Scollard
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 264
Release: 2013-05-17
ISBN: 1285950259
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Perspectives on Microsoft Access 2013 Brief Book Excerpt:

With proven pedagogy that emphasizes critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage, New Perspectives helps students develop the Microsoft Office 2013 skills they need to be successful in college and beyond. Updated with all new case-based tutorials, New Perspectives Microsoft Access 2013 continues to engage students in applying skills to real-world situations, making concepts relevant. A new Troubleshoot case problem enhances critical thinking, and a new tutorial on Managing Your Files helps students navigate Windows 8. As always, New Perspectives improves learning outcomes and transference of skills by helping students understand why what they're learning is important. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Comprehensive Enhanced Edition

New Perspectives on Microsoft PowerPoint 2013  Comprehensive Enhanced Edition
Author: S. Scott Zimmerman,Beverly B. Zimmerman,Ann Shaffer,Katherine T. Pinard
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2015-04-13
ISBN: 130548262X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New Perspectives on Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Comprehensive Enhanced Edition Book Excerpt:

Readers develop the Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 skills for academic and career success with this latest edition from the popular New Perspectives Series. Updated with all-new case-based tutorials, NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2013, COMPREHENSIVE ENHANCED EDITION continues to apply MS PowerPoint 2013 skills to real situations that fully demonstrate the relevance of concepts. A proven learning approach emphasizes critical thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage. A new Troubleshoot case problem enhances analytical skills, while a new tutorial on Managing Your Files helps readers navigate Windows 8. Readers discover success with MS PowerPoint 2013 as NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2013 emphasizes the value and application of what they are learning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Computer Basics Absolute Beginner s Guide Windows 10 Edition includes Content Update Program

Computer Basics Absolute Beginner s Guide  Windows 10 Edition  includes Content Update Program
Author: Michael Miller
Publsiher: Que Publishing
Total Pages: 99998
Release: 2015-08-21
ISBN: 0134077482
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Computer Basics Absolute Beginner s Guide Windows 10 Edition includes Content Update Program Book Excerpt:

Make the most of your new Windows® 10 notebook or desktop computer–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to get comfortable, get productive, get online, get started with social networking, make more connections, and have more fun! Even if you’ve never used a Windows computer before, this book shows you how to do what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Computer basics have never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple using computers could be? This is today’s best beginner’s guide to using your computer or tablet with the new Windows 10 operating system…simple, practical instructions for doing everything you really want to do! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll learn: Set up your new computer and use the Windows 10 Start menu and desktop Connect to the Internet and browse the Web with Microsoft Edge Get started with social networking on Facebook®, Twitter™, Pinterest™, and LinkedIn® Use Windows 10’s built-in apps–and find great new apps in the Windows Store Connect printers and external storage, and set up automatic file backup Create a home network in just minutes Go online to shop and sell–and smart search with Microsoft Cortana® Get your office work done fast Organize, view, and share photos Play music using Spotify®, Pandora®, iTunes®, and more Watch TV shows and movies online with Netflix® and Hulu™ Protect yourself against viruses, spyware, and spam Keep your system running reliably at top speed This book is part of Que’s Content Update Program. As Microsoft® updates features of Windows, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. See inside for details

CompTIA A Certification All in One For Dummies

CompTIA A  Certification All in One For Dummies
Author: Glen E. Clarke,Edward Tetz,Timothy L. Warner
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 1248
Release: 2016-07-15
ISBN: 1119255732
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA A Certification All in One For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Some copies of A+ Certification All-in-One For Dummies (9781119255710) were printed without access codes to the online test bank. If you did not receive a PIN with your book, please visit www.dummies.com/go/getaccess to request one. All the knowledge you need to pass the new A+ exam A+ is the gateway certification into many IT careers and can be essential in order to start your occupation off on the right foot in the exciting and rapidly expanding field of information technology. Luckily, the 9 minibooks inCompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One For Dummies make it easier to prepare for this all-important exam so you can pass with flying colors! It quickly and easily gets you up to speed on everything from networking and computer repair to troubleshooting, security, permissions, customer service—and everything in between. The CompTIA A+ test is a rigorous exam, but the experts who wrote this book know exactly what you need to understand in order to help you reach your certification goal. Fully updated for the latest revision of the exam, this comprehensive guide covers the domains of the exam in detail, reflecting the enhanced emphasis on hardware and new Windows content, as well as the nuts and bolts, like operating system basics, recovering systems, securing systems, and more. Find new content on Windows 8, Mac OS X, Linux, and mobile devices Get test-taking advice for the big day Prepare for the A+ exam with a review of the types of questions you'll see on the actual test Use the online test bank to gauge your knowledge—and find out where you need more study help With the help of this friendly, hands-on guide, you'll learn everything necessary to pass the test, and more importantly, to succeed in your job!

CompTIA A Complete Review Guide

CompTIA A  Complete Review Guide
Author: Troy McMillan
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 704
Release: 2015-12-02
ISBN: 1119137888
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA A Complete Review Guide Book Excerpt:

Complete, objective-by-objective review for the A+ exam The CompTIA A+ Complete Review Guide, 3rd Edition is your ideal solution for preparing for exams 220-901 and 220-902. The perfect companion to the CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide, 3rd Edition this book provides you with extra review and reinforcement of key topics you'll see on the exam. The material is broken into two parts that each focus on a single exam, then organized by domain objective so you can quickly find the information you need most. This new third edition has been updated to reflect the revised exams, with the latest best practices and an emphasis on Windows 8/8.1 and mobile OSes. You also get access to the exclusive Sybex online learning environment featuring over 170 review questions, four bonus exams, 150 electronic flashcards, and a glossary of key terms — over 500 practice questions in all! The CompTIA A+ certification is the essential computer technician credential, and is required by over 100 leading employers. This book gives you the review and practice you need to approach the exam with confidence. Brush up on PC hardware, laptops, printers, and mobile devices Review the fundamentals of networking and security Delve into the latest operating systems and operating procedures Troubleshoot common IT issues, and learn the latest best practices