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The Resource Computer basics, Michael Price

Computer basics, Michael Price

Label
Computer basics
Title
Computer basics
Statement of responsibility
Michael Price
Title variation
Computer basics --and beyond
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to features and functions of a laptop or desktop PC provides information on how to install and configure hardware and software, use Windows 7, use email, access the Internet, create a Web site, and download music
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Price, Michael
Dewey number
004.16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.5
LC item number
.P7187 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
In easy steps
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Microcomputers
Label
Computer basics, Michael Price
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Covers Windows 7"--Cover
  • "Plain English, easy to follow, fully illustrated, in full color"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Choose a computer. What is a computer? ; Operating systems ; PC versus Mac ; Choosing a laptop ; Desktop computers ; All-in-one ; Help with selecting -- Explore your computer. The example computer ; Computer configuration ; Device manager ; Windows anytime upgrade ; Operating system features ; Programs included ; Microsoft Office starter ; Microsoft Office ; Adobe Reader ; AVG antivirus ; Irfan view -- Windows basics. Windows display ; Desktop themes ; Screen resolution ; Dual monitors ; Mouse settings ; Starting Windows ; Start menu ; Open a window ; Window structures ; Move and resize windows ; Select a window (basic) ; Select a window (Aero) ; Close a window ; New user account -- Word processing. Word processors ; Create a document ; Layout your page ; Navigate the document ; Save the document ; Save options ; Revise the text ; Check spelling ; Move and copy text ; Add format and style ; Add a picture ; Use clip art ; Print the document ; Advanced documents -- Communication. Email ; Create an account ; Receive email ; Reply and forward ; Send email ; Email options ; Attachments ; Contacts ; Contact category ; Manage your email ; Junk email ; Email hints and tips ; Newsgroups ; Review the newsgroup ; Instant messaging -- Surfing the Internet. What's needed ; Web addresses ; Search for web pages ; Change search provider ; Page back and forward ; Open new window ; Use tabbed browsing ; Quick tabs ; View details ; Web address reminder ; Favorites center ; Home pages ; Save web page ; Print web page ; Shopping on the Internet ; Place your order ; Money management -- Personal Internet. Create a website ; Build a website ; Add photos to an album ; add a page ; Add links to website ; Blogging ; View blog ; Blogging service ; Social networking ; Facebook ; RSS web feeds and slices ; Settings for feeds ; Genealogy on the Internet -- Spreadsheets. Spreadsheets ; Input data ; Fill and copy ; Insert, delete and move ; Format the data ; Autosum ; Calculation ; Functions ; Auditing tools ; Manage your view ; Sort data ; Filter data ; Print the worksheet ; Charts ; Templates -- Music and speech. Soundcard and speakers ; Play audio CDs ; Copy tracks from CD ; Media player library ; Download music ; Internet radio ; Windows media center ; Speech recognition ; Talking to your computer ; Text to speech -- Photography. Digital photography ; Install the software ; Transfer the photos ; Detach the camera ; Import using windows ; Windows live photo gallery ; Edit your photos ; Print your photos ; Integrated facilities ; Video clips ; Windows live movie maker ; Add music to your movie ; Play the movie ; Save and publish your movie -- Gadgets and gizmos. Extra storage ; Reading a memory card ; Flash drive ; Netbook USB drive ; External disk drive ; Device removal ; TomTom go GPS ; Connect the GPS ; Media players ; PDAs and Smartphones ; Connect your Smartphone ; Sync your Smartphone ; Home network ; Review network settings ; Access network resources ; Wireless network -- Manage your computer. Windows update ; Change settings ; Microsoft update ; Action center ; Maintain your system ; Defragment your drive ; System restore ; Restart in safe mode ; Backup and restore
Control code
ocn466334576
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9781840783957
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)466334576
Label
Computer basics, Michael Price
Publication
Note
  • "Covers Windows 7"--Cover
  • "Plain English, easy to follow, fully illustrated, in full color"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Choose a computer. What is a computer? ; Operating systems ; PC versus Mac ; Choosing a laptop ; Desktop computers ; All-in-one ; Help with selecting -- Explore your computer. The example computer ; Computer configuration ; Device manager ; Windows anytime upgrade ; Operating system features ; Programs included ; Microsoft Office starter ; Microsoft Office ; Adobe Reader ; AVG antivirus ; Irfan view -- Windows basics. Windows display ; Desktop themes ; Screen resolution ; Dual monitors ; Mouse settings ; Starting Windows ; Start menu ; Open a window ; Window structures ; Move and resize windows ; Select a window (basic) ; Select a window (Aero) ; Close a window ; New user account -- Word processing. Word processors ; Create a document ; Layout your page ; Navigate the document ; Save the document ; Save options ; Revise the text ; Check spelling ; Move and copy text ; Add format and style ; Add a picture ; Use clip art ; Print the document ; Advanced documents -- Communication. Email ; Create an account ; Receive email ; Reply and forward ; Send email ; Email options ; Attachments ; Contacts ; Contact category ; Manage your email ; Junk email ; Email hints and tips ; Newsgroups ; Review the newsgroup ; Instant messaging -- Surfing the Internet. What's needed ; Web addresses ; Search for web pages ; Change search provider ; Page back and forward ; Open new window ; Use tabbed browsing ; Quick tabs ; View details ; Web address reminder ; Favorites center ; Home pages ; Save web page ; Print web page ; Shopping on the Internet ; Place your order ; Money management -- Personal Internet. Create a website ; Build a website ; Add photos to an album ; add a page ; Add links to website ; Blogging ; View blog ; Blogging service ; Social networking ; Facebook ; RSS web feeds and slices ; Settings for feeds ; Genealogy on the Internet -- Spreadsheets. Spreadsheets ; Input data ; Fill and copy ; Insert, delete and move ; Format the data ; Autosum ; Calculation ; Functions ; Auditing tools ; Manage your view ; Sort data ; Filter data ; Print the worksheet ; Charts ; Templates -- Music and speech. Soundcard and speakers ; Play audio CDs ; Copy tracks from CD ; Media player library ; Download music ; Internet radio ; Windows media center ; Speech recognition ; Talking to your computer ; Text to speech -- Photography. Digital photography ; Install the software ; Transfer the photos ; Detach the camera ; Import using windows ; Windows live photo gallery ; Edit your photos ; Print your photos ; Integrated facilities ; Video clips ; Windows live movie maker ; Add music to your movie ; Play the movie ; Save and publish your movie -- Gadgets and gizmos. Extra storage ; Reading a memory card ; Flash drive ; Netbook USB drive ; External disk drive ; Device removal ; TomTom go GPS ; Connect the GPS ; Media players ; PDAs and Smartphones ; Connect your Smartphone ; Sync your Smartphone ; Home network ; Review network settings ; Access network resources ; Wireless network -- Manage your computer. Windows update ; Change settings ; Microsoft update ; Action center ; Maintain your system ; Defragment your drive ; System restore ; Restart in safe mode ; Backup and restore
Control code
ocn466334576
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9781840783957
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)466334576

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