Getting Started with Microsoft Windows XP

Getting Started with Microsoft Windows XP

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This book contains a step-by-step approach and consists of practical exercises, a running case, and projects that place readers in an online department store where they perform tasks that relate to a particular area or division of the store. Chapter topics include an overview and welcome to Windows, the desktop, moving and sizing a window, anatomy of a window, pull-down menus, dialog boxes, help and support center, files and folders, connecting to the Internet, Windows Explorer, the control panel, shortcuts, the search companion, Windows media player, digital photography, and Windows Messenger. For Windows users and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 55 pages
  • 203.2 x 266.7 x 12.7mm | 158.76g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0131014196
  • 9780131014190

Table of contents

Overview. Welcome to Windows XP. The Desktop. Moving and Sizing a Window. Anatomy of a Window. Pull-down Menus. Dialog Boxes. Help and Support Center. Hands-on Exercise 1: Welcome to Windows XP. Files and Folders. Exploring Office Practice Files. Connecting to the Internet. Hands-on Exercise 2: Download the Practice Files. Windows Explorer. Personal Folders. Moving and Copying a File. Deleting a File. Backup. Hands-on Exercise 3: Windows Explorer. Improving Productivity. The Control Panel. Shortcuts. The Search Companion. Hands-on Exercise 4: Improving Productivity. Fun with Windows XP. Windows Media Player. Digital Photography. Windows Messenger. Hands-on Exercise 5: Fun with Windows XP. Summary. Key Words and Concepts. Practice with Windows XP. On Your more