The first book of personal computing
The 4th edition of this bestseller provides a guide to PC computing for the computer-shy, with succinct, easy-to-understand information on all aspects of computing, from hardware to software to shopping for and then maintaining a personal computer. All topics are presented using layman's language and real-life examples.
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What a Personal Computer
The Parts of a Computer 11
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allows backup basic CD-ROM central processing unit chapter characters chart color connect copy create cursor dBASE dealers delete desktop publishing desktop publishing program dialog box display document double-click drag draw program edit enter commands example expansion slot floppy disk drive folder format graph IBM PC icon Info Select insert install keyboard kilobytes label laptop lets look Macintosh megabytes memory Microsoft Windows modem monitor mouse button mouse pointer Move the mouse Norton Utilities null-modem on-screen operating system option paint program PC Tools PC-File perform phone number pixels plug port press Enter printer processor programs offer pull-down menu purchase puter Quark XPress record screen shown in Figure sound board spreadsheet system unit text box word processing program WordPerfect WriteNow