Absolute Beginner's Guide Computer Basics, Windows 10 Edition (9e) : 9780136498810

Absolute Beginner's Guide Computer Basics, Windows 10 Edition (9e)

Miller
 
Edition
 
9
ISBN
 
9780136498810
ISBN 10
 
0136498817
Published
 
15/11/2019
Published by
 
Pearson Higher Ed USA
Pages
 
352
Format
 
In stock
 
Title type
Book
$37.99
 
 
Title type
 
$26.99
 
 
Description
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!
Table of contents
  • PART I: UNDERSTANDING COMPUTERS
  • Chapter 1 How Personal Computers Work
  • Chapter 2 Setting Up and Using Different Types of Computers
  • PART II: USING WINDOWS
  • Chapter 3 Getting to Know Windows 10
  • Chapter 4 Working with Files, Folders, and Online Storage
  • Chapter 5 Personalizing Windows
  • PART III: SETTING UP THE REST OF YOUR SYSTEM
  • Chapter 6 Connecting Other Devices to Your PC—and Your PC to Other Devices 
  • Chapter 7 Adding Storage and Backup
  • Chapter 8 Setting Up a Home Network
  • PART IV: USING THE INTERNET
  • Chapter 9 Connecting to the Internet—at Home and Away
  • Chapter 10 Browsing and Searching the Web
  • Chapter 11 Shopping and Selling Online
  • PART V: USING THE INTERNET
  • Chapter 12 Sending and Receiving Email
  • Chapter 13 Texting and Video Calling with Friends and Family
  • Chapter 14 Social Networking with Facebook, Twitter, and Other Social Media
  • PART VI: GETTING PRODUCTIVE
  • Chapter 15 Installing and Using Desktop Applications
  • Chapter 16 Doing Office Work
  • Chapter 17 Viewing and Sharing Digital Photos
  • PART VII: EXPLORING ONLINE ENTERTAINMENT
  • Chapter 18 Watching Movies and TV Shows Online
  • Chapter 19 Listening to Music Online
  • PART VIII: KEEPING YOUR SYSTEM UP AND RUNNING
  • Chapter 20 Protecting Your PC from Computer Attacks, Malware, Spam, and More
  • Chapter 21 Performing Preventive Maintenance and Dealing with Common Problems