Windows VistaTM Inside Out

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Microsoft Press, Nov 30, 2009 - Computers - 1136 pages
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You’re beyond the basics, so dive right in and really put your PC to work! This supremely organized reference is packed with hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds. It’s all muscle and no fluff. Discover how the experts tackle Windows Vista—and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery!

  • Explore features and capabilities in each edition of Windows Vista
  • Configure and customize your system with advanced setup options
  • Manage files, folders, and media libraries with new search and organization features
  • Set up a wired or wireless network and manage shared resources
  • Administer accounts, passwords, and logons—and help control access to resources
  • Configure Windows Internet Explorer settings and security zones
  • Master security essentials to help protect against viruses, worms, and spyware
  • Troubleshoot errors and fine-tune performance
  • Automate routine maintenance with scripts and other tools

CD includes:

  • Fully searchable eBook
  • Downloadable gadgets and other tools for customizing Windows Vista
  • Insights direct from the product team on the official Windows Vista blog
  • Links to the latest security updates and products, demos, blogs, and user communities
  • Windows Vista Product Guide eReference and other eBooks

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About the author (2009)

Ed Bott is an award-winning journalist known to millions of readers through two decades of writing for leading industry publications and more than 25 books on Microsoft Office and Windows, including "Windows 7 Inside Out" and "Microsoft Office Inside Out: 2013 Edition".

Carl Siechert specializes in writing and producing product documentation for the personal computer industry. Carl has coauthored dozens of books, including Windows 7 Inside Out, Microsoft Windows XP Networking and Security Inside Out, and several other popular titles.

Mark Dodge is an Excel expert who has coauthored several popular books, including Microsoft Excel 2010 Inside Out. He is a former senior technical writer for the Microsoft Office User Assistance group.

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