PCs For Dummies

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Wiley, Oct 3, 2003 - Computers - 432 pages
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Find out what you need to know about using your computer!

The fun and easy way® to get your PC up and running in no time!

Want to burn your own CD-R? How about e-mailing digital pictures to friends? Completely updated to cover the latest technologies, this bestselling guide demystifies Windows XP, spam blocking, digital imaging, and much more. Dan Gookin takes you from startup to creating a Web page, helping you get the most out of your PC!

Discover how to:

  • Set up your computer – painlessly
  • Understand PC jargon and acronyms (really!)
  • Network your computers
  • Have fun with digital cameras and burn CDs
  • Protect your PC from viruses

The Dummies Way

  • Explanations in plain English
  • "Get in, get out" information
  • Icons and other navigational aids
  • Tear-out cheat sheet
  • Top ten lists
  • A dash of humor and fun

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User Review  - scoop530 - Overstock.com

Good ref. book for those of us that need alittle help with the basics every now and then.... The more that is added to my system, the more I forget. LOL Read full review

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User Review  - Jerry Bullard - Goodreads

I can't help but think the authors had me in mind for the title. When I got my first computer in 1994 and unpacked it at home I thought, "What the heck have I done; I don't know anything about ... Read full review

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Contents

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About the author (2003)

Dan Gookin wrote the first-ever For Dummies book, DOS For Dummies, as well as the bestselling Word 2003 For Dummies. His books have been translated into 32 languages.

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