Windows 8 for Dummies

Windows 8 for Dummies

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Paperback, John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2012, ISBN13 9781118134610, ISBN10 1118134613
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Windows 8 for Dummies covers all the basics, plus the enhancements unique to Windows 8. This informative book teaches you how to use the start screen to launch apps, send e-mail and link social media accounts, create music playlists, watch videos and organize photos. The Books for Dummies series offer step-by-step instructions as well as how-to information on navigating the interface, working with files and browsing the Internet. In addition, this book covers how to troubleshoot common problems.

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Windows 8 for Dummies covers all the basics, plus the enhancements unique to Windows 8. This informative book teaches you how to use the start screen to launch apps, send e-mail and link social media accounts, create music playlists, watch videos and organize photos. The Books for Dummies series offer step-by-step instructions as well as how-to information on navigating the interface, working with files and browsing the Internet. In addition, this book covers how to troubleshoot common problems.

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 timeCovers all the basics of using Windows 8--core desktop components, managing files and folders, saving files, using Windows search, printing, and working in the cloudShows 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 mediaIncludes 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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Number of Pages: 416
Original Languages: English
Author: Rathbone, Andy
Series Title: For Dummies
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
ISBN-13: 9781118134610
Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H): 7.50 x 9.25 x 1.00 Inches
ISBN-10: 1118134613
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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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