Windows 10 Simplified

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John Wiley & Sons, Sep 8, 2015 - Computers - 288 pages
Learn Windows 10 quickly and painlessly with this beginner's guide

Windows 10 Simplified is your absolute beginner's guide to the ins and outs of Windows. Fully updated to cover Windows 10, this highly visual guide covers all the new features in addition to the basics, giving you a one-stop resource for complete Windows 10 mastery. Every page features step-by-step screen shots and plain-English instructions that walk you through everything you need to know, no matter how new you are to Windows. You'll master the basics as you learn how to navigate the user interface, work with files, create user accounts, and practice using the tools that make Windows 10 the most efficient Windows upgrade yet.

This guide gets you up to speed quickly, with step-by-step screen shots that help you follow along with the clear, patient instruction.

  • Shed your beginner status with easy-to-follow instructions
  • Master the basics of the interface, files, and accounts
  • Browse the web, use media features, and send and receive email
  • Customize Windows to look and work the way you want

Learning new computer skills can be intimidating, but it doesn't have to be. Even if you have no Windows experience at all, this visually rich guide demonstrates everything you need to know, starting from the very beginning. If you're ready to become fluent in Windows, Windows 10 Simplified is the easiest, fastest way to learn.

 

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Contents

CHAPTER1
5
Start an App
16
Uninstall an App
22
CHAPTER2 Customizing Windows Pin an App to the Start Menu 26 Open the Settings App 28 Change the Lock Screen Background 30 Add an App...
40
Sending and Receiving Email
68
Format the Message Text
74
Receive and Read Email Messages
80
Open and Save an Attachment
86
Working with Multimedia
172
Watch a Video
178
12
183
Copy Tracks from a Music CD
184
Create a Playlist
190
Working with Files
220
Copy a File
226
Add a File to Your OneDrive
232

CHAPTER6
92
CHAPTER7
148
Repair an Image
160
Rotate an Image
166
Maintaining Windows
256
Refresh Your Computer
262
Restore a File from Your History
268
Copyright

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Paul McFedries?(Toronto, Ontario) is the president of Logophilia Limited, a technical writing company. He has been programming since he was a teenager in the mid-1970s, has programmed everything from mainframes to desktops to bar code scanners, and has worked with many different languages, including Fortran, assembly language, C++, and, of course, JavaScript. Paul has written more than four dozen books that have sold more than two million copies worldwide. These books include?Windows 8?Simplified and Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 8. Readers can find out what Paul is up to by dropping by his Web site, www.mcfedries.com.

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