Easy Computer Basics, Windows 7 Edition (Google eBook)

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Pearson Education, Sep 1, 2009 - Computers - 264 pages
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See it done. Do it yourself. It’s that Easy! Easy Computer Basics, Windows 7 Edition  teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from your computer hardware and software. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to perform the most common computer tasks. No need to feel intimidated; we’ll hold your hand every step of the way.

 

In full color

 

Learn how to…

• Set up and configure your new computer system

• Upgrade your computer with new hardware and software

• Use Microsoft Windows 7–and personalize it just for you

• Connect to the Internet for web surfing, email, Facebook, and YouTube

• Manage and edit digital photos

• Play, copy, and burn your own music CDs–and download music from the Internet to play on your iPod

• Protect your family and your computer from viruses, spam, and spyware

• Set up a wireless home network and share your Internet connection with multiple computers

 

Category: General Computing

Covers: Hardware, Microsoft ® Windows 7

User Level: Beginner

 

Easy steps guide you through each task.

Items you select or click are shown in bold.

Each step is fully illustrated.

 

  

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User Review  - trikle - LibraryThing

I foiund that this was just the book I needed to give me basic understanding of my new laptop programed with the new Window 7. I went through the book twice, once before I got the computer and again ... Read full review

Review: Easy Computer Basics: Windows 7

User Review  - Tami - Goodreads

Easy Computer Basics: Windows 7 Edition is meant for the person who has just bought their first computer, with a Windows 7 system, and isn't quite sure what to do next. If you have no idea how to open ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter 6 Connecting to the Internet
Chapter 7 Browsing the Web
Chapter 8 Communicating Online
Chapter 9 Setting Up a Wireless Home Network
Chapter 10 Playing Music and Movies
Chapter 11 Working with Digital Photos
Chapter 12 Protecting Your Computer
Chapter 13 Taking Care of Your Computer

Chapter 2 Setting Up and Using Your PC
Chapter 3 Using Microsoft Windows 7
Chapter 4 Working with Files and Folders
Chapter 5 Using Microsoft Word
Glossary
Index
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Michael Miller is a successful and prolific author with a reputation for practical advice, technical accuracy, and an unerring empathy for the needs of his readers.

Mr. Miller has written more than 90 best-selling books over the past two decades. His books for Que include Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Computer Basics, Absolute Beginner’s Guide to eBay, How Microsoft Windows Vista Works, Speed It Up: A Non-Technical Guide to Speeding Up Slow Computers, Your First Notebook PC, and Googlepedia: The Ultimate Google Resource. He is known for his casual, easy-to-read writing style and his practical, real-world advice–as well as his ability to explain a variety of complex topics to an everyday audience.

 

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