Windows 8 for Dummies

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Paperback, John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2012, ISBN13 9781118134610, ISBN10 1118134613

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The bestselling tech book of all time, now updated for Windows 8

Microsoft Windows is the operating system that runs nearly 90 percent of the world's computers. Windows 8 will offer new interface updates, cloud-based services, and much more. This update of Andy Rathbone's bestselling Windows guide covers all the basics, plus the enhancements unique to Windows 8. Whether you're meeting Windows for the first time or upgrading from an earlier version, this book shows you how to navigate the interface, work with files, browse the Internet, set up e-mail, manage media, and more.

  • Combined editions of this book, all by Microsoft MVP Andy Rathbone, have sold more than 15 million copies worldwide, making Windows For Dummies the #1 bestselling technology book of all time
  • Covers all the basics of using Windows 8--core desktop components, managing files and folders, saving files, using Windows search, printing, and working in the cloud
  • Shows how to get online, set up and use e-mail, use the latest version of Internet Explorer, set up security and virus protection, add music to the media player, organize photos, and edit media
  • Includes coverage on using Windows 8's new start screen on both a desktop computer and a touchscreen device

Windows 8 For Dummies has what all Windows newbies need to know as well as complete coverage of the new version's bells and whistles.

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Publisher: Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John
Publish Date: Oct 02, 2012
ISBN-13: 9781118134610
ISBN-10: 1118134613
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 432
Written in: ENG
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.65
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 9.3 x 7.4 x 0.8
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Good book when not familiar with Windows 7 or 8

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Great reference book for Windows 8.
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I can always count on Andy Rathbone to help me out with my computers.

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this has been a good help in my personal journey to understand and get along with Windows 8. I still don't like Windows 8, but I'm able to do more with the help of the Dummies book.

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