How to Do Everything
11%
off

How to Do Everything

2.67 (3 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days


When will my order arrive?

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 8-11 business days.


Not ordering to the United States? Click here.

Description

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.
Tap into the power of Windows 8Maximize the versatile features of Windows 8 on all your devices with help from this hands-on guide. Discover how to customize settings, use the new Start screen and Charms bar, work with gestures on a touchscreen PC, organize and sync data in the cloud, and set up a network. How to Do Everything Windows 8 covers email, video conferencing, web access, peripheral devices, security, and troubleshooting. You'll also get tips for using the entertainment apps to enjoy music, video, photos, games, and much more.



Customize Windows 8, group tiles on the Start screen, pin icons to the taskbar, and change settings
Manage and back up your files and sync them to the cloud
Share files with a Windows 8 Homegroup
Surf the web with both versions of Internet Explorer 10, use tabs, organize favorites, and protect your privacy online
Print, scan, and fax with Windows 8
Communicate via built-in apps-Mail and Messaging-and add Skype
Connect to social networks, including Facebook and Twitter, using the People app
Enjoy the Music and Video apps and the Xbox Music free streaming service and video store
View, manage, and share photos with the new Photos app-including your Facebook, Flickr, and SkyDrive photos
Use all the built-in Windows 8 apps and get more from the Windows Store
Keep Windows 8 running smoothly and securely
Troubleshoot problems and reset or recover your PC
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 488 pages
  • 188 x 231 x 25mm | 792g
  • MCGRAW-HILL Professional
  • United States
  • English
  • 175 Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0071805141
  • 9780071805148
  • 1,686,250

Table of contents

Ch 1: Get to Know Windows 8
Ch 2: Learn How to Get Around Windows 8
Ch 3: Make Windows 8 Your Own
Ch 4: Manage, Back Up, and Sync Your Files
Ch 5: Share Files Among Computers with a Windows 8 Homegroup
Ch 6: Browse the Web
Ch 7: Print, Scan, and fax with Windows 8
Ch 8: Send and Receive Email
Ch 9: Send and Receive Instant Messages
Ch 10: Make Phone and Video Calls
Ch 11: Access Online Social Networks
Ch 12: Find and Play Music and Other Audio Files
Ch 13: View and Manage Photos
Ch 14: Watch and Organize Videos
Ch 15: Read, Navigate, and Connect
Ch 16: Get More Apps and Games for Windows 8
Ch 17: Keep Windows 8 Tuned Up
Ch 18: Troubleshoot Problems in Windows 8
Ch 19: Reset or Recover Your PC
show more

About Mary Branscombe

Eric Butow (Jackson, CA). Eric is the owner of Butow Communications Group (BCG), a Web design and online marketing firm. Butow began writing books in 2000 when he wrote Master Visually Windows 2000 Server. Since then, Butow has authored or co-authored 14 other books. Those books included several chapters in Ques Special Edition Using Microsoft Windows Vista and the subsequent Microsoft Windows 7 In-Depth, Addison-Wesleys User Interface Design for Mere Mortals, and most recently Ques Blogging to Drive Business.
show more

Rating details

3 ratings
2.67 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 0% (0)
3 67% (2)
2 33% (1)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X