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Main Title Windows 7 for dummies /
Author Rathbone, Andy.
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 456299334
ISBN 9780470521021 (DVD); 0470521023 (DVD); 9780470523988 (pbk.); 0470523980 (pbk.)
Subjects Operating systems (Computers) ; Computer operating systems.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAR  QA76.76.O63R391265 2009 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 10/09/2012
Collation xviii, 414 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 videodisc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Also published without accompanying DVD. Includes index. "Learn to : personalize your Windows 7 desktop with your own photos ; speed up Windows with built-in shortcuts ; customize Windows warnings to only give the notices you want ; move your files from your old PC to a Windows 7 computer"--Cover.
Contents Notes
Windows 7 stuff everybody thinks you already know -- What is Windows 7? -- The desktop, start menu, taskbar, gadgets, and other Windows 7 mysteries -- Basic Windows mechanics -- Flipping through files, folders, flash drives, libraries, and CDs -- Working with programs and files -- Playing with programs and documents -- Briefly lost, but quickly found -- Printing your work -- Getting things done on the internet -- Cruising the web -- Sending and receiving e-mail -- Safe computing -- Customizing and upgrading Windows 7 -- Customizing Windows 7 with the control panel -- Keeping Windows from breaking -- Sharing one computer with several people -- Connecting computers with a network -- Music, movies, memories (and photos, too) -- Playing and copying music in Media Player -- Fiddling with photos and movies -- Help! -- The case of the broken window -- Strange messages: when what you did does not compute -- Moving from an old computer to a new Windows 7 PC -- Help on the Windows 7 help system -- The part of tens -- Ten or so things you'll hate about Windows 7 (and how to fix them) -- Ten or so tips for laptop owners. The perfect plain-English guide to the much-anticipated release of Windows 7,"Windows 7 For Dummies" answers all questions about the interface adjustmentsand all the new tools in Windows 7. Expert author Rathbone walks readers stepby step through the most common Windows 7 tasks.