The Complete Idiot's Guide to PC Basics

The Complete Idiot's Guide to PC Basics

Book - 2011
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Dorling Kindersley Pub
Discover how to do just about anything with your Windows 7 PC

The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to PC Basics, Windows 7 Edition shows you how to do practical and fun stuff with your PC, including...

Basics
Navigate and personalize Windows 7
Manage disks, files, and folders
Install and uninstall programs
Use office applications, including a word processor and spreadsheet
Manage your personal finances
Get up and running with email

Fun Stuff
* Manage your digital photos and share them online
* Transform a collection of photos into a movie and burn it to a DVD
* Download music and transfer it to your MP3 player or CDs
* Get connected with friends, family, and old school chums on Facebook
* Tweet on Twitter
* Discover cool features on Google you never knew existed
* Watch and share video on YouTube
* Find deals on eBay and other shopping sites
* Create your own website or blog for free

* Make free or really cheap phone calls all over the world with Skype For power users
* Set up a home or small-business network
* Protect your computer from viruses and other online threats
* Upgrade and troubleshoot your PC

From the Author

You don't need to be a mechanic to drive a car, and you don't need to be a technician to use a computer. This book puts you in the driver's seat and shows you how to get where you're going with your computer, its software, and the Internet. Whether you want to manage your finances or your photos, connect with family and friends on Facebook, or buy and sell stuff on eBay, this book provides the step-by-step guidance that shows you how to do it.

Baker & Taylor
This guide provides tips and easy instructions for new computer users, including starting up and organizing the PC, navigating Windows 7, using email and media and features an introduction to Google, eBay and social media. Original. 12,000 first printing.

Book News
Despite the anticipated release of the Windows 8 operating system later this year, many PC users are still trying to get up to speed with Windows 7. The author of other introductory guides on PCs and software provides tips on all relevant tasks from buying the right computer and setting it up, to navigating and customizing the Windows desktop, installing programs and hardware devices, utilizing Web capabilities, security, and troubleshooting. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Blackwell Publishing
Discover how to do just about anything with your Windows 7 PC

The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to PC Basics, Windows 7 Edition shows you how to do practical and fun stuff with your PC, including...

Basics
• Navigate and personalize Windows 7
•Manage disks, files, and folders
•Install and uninstall programs
•Use office applications, including a word processor and spreadsheet
•Manage your personal finances
•Get up and running with email

Fun Stuff
* Manage your digital photos and share them online
* Transform a collection of photos into a movie and burn it to a DVD
* Download music and transfer it to your MP3 player or CDs
* Get connected with friends, family, and old school chums on Facebook
* Tweet on Twitter
* Discover cool features on Google you never knew existed
* Watch and share video on YouTube
* Find deals on eBay and other shopping sites
* Create your own website or blog for free

* Make free or really cheap phone calls all over the world with Skype For power users
* Set up a home or small-business network
* Protect your computer from viruses and other online threats
* Upgrade and troubleshoot your PC

From the Author

You don't need to be a mechanic to drive a car, and you don't need to be a technician to use a computer. This book puts you in the driver's seat and shows you how to get where you're going with your computer, its software, and the Internet. Whether you want to manage your finances or your photos, connect with family and friends on Facebook, or buy and sell stuff on eBay, this book provides the step-by-step guidance that shows you how to do it.

Baker
& Taylor

Guides beginning users through basic PC operations, with coverage of the fundamentals of software programs, graphics and media files, green computing initiatives, newsgroups, message boards, mailing lists, networking, and other key topics.

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Alpha, c2011
Edition: Windows 7 edition
ISBN: 9781615640676
1615640673
Characteristics: xxi, 410 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

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