Microsoft Windows Vista On Demand

Microsoft Windows Vista On Demand

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A new edition of this title is available, ISBN-10: 0789737868 ISBN-13: 9780789737861 * Master the Windows Vista user experience, including Windows Aero* Manage files and information using Windows Vista programs and Sidebar gadgets* Create your own movies, slides shows, and DVDs* Rip, manage, and play digital music and videos* Protect your computer from Internet or network intruders* Explore the Internet, send e-mail and instant message, and publish calendars on the Web* Customize, fine-tune, and administer Windows Vista* Set up multiple users and parental controls* Perform Instant Searches to quickly find files and programs* Prepare for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist exam On the WebThis book uses real-world examples to give you a context in which to use the tasks. This book also includes workshops to help you put together individual tasks into projects. The Windows Vista example files that you need for project tasks are available at www.perspection.com. Perspection has written and produced books on a variety of computer software-including Microsoft Office 2003 and XP, Microsoft Windows XP, Apple Mac OS X Panther, Adobe Photoshop CS2, Macromedia Flash 8, Macromedia Director MX, and Macromedia Fireworks-and Web publishing. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve Johnson founded Perspection, Inc. Perspection is committed to providing information and training to help people use software more effectively. Perspection has written more than 80 computer books, and sold more than 5 million copies. Includes MCAS Exam Objectives!This courseware meets the objectives for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS). Upon completion of this courseware, you may be prepared to take the exam for MCAS qualification. To learn more about becoming a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist, visit www.microsoft.com. Chapter 1 Getting Started with Windows Vista Chapter 2 Working with Windows Programs Chapter 3 Managing Files and Folders Chapter 4 Customizing Windows Using the Control Panel Chapter 5 Exploring the Internet Chapter 6 Exchanging Messages and Information Chapter 7 Holding Web Discussions and Video Conferences Chapter 8 Working with Pictures Chapter 9 Working with Windows Media Player Chapter 10 Creating Movies Using Windows Movie Maker Chapter 11 Setting Up Up Accounts and Maintaining Security Chapter 12 Managing Files Using a Network Chapter 13 Going Mobile Chapter 14 Printing and Faxing Chapter 15 Maintaining Your Computer Chapter 16 Managing Hardware Chapter 17 Backing Up Your Computer Chapter 18 Administering Your Computer A Appendix New Features Microsoft Certified Applications Sepcialist
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  • Paperback | 576 pages
  • 190.5 x 228.6 x 27.9mm | 929.88g
  • Que Corporation,U.S.
  • Indianapolis, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0789736454
  • 9780789736451

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A new edition of this title is available, ISBN-10: 0789737868 ISBN-13: 9780789737861 - Master the Windows Vista user experience, including Windows Aero - Manage files and information using Windows Vista programs and Sidebar gadgets - Create your own movies, slides shows, and DVDs - Rip, manage, and play digital music and videos - Protect your computer from Internet or network intruders - Explore the Internet, send e-mail and instant message, and publish calendars on the Web - Customize, fine-tune, and administer Windows Vista - Set up multiple users and parental controls - Perform Instant Searches to quickly find files and programs - Prepare for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist exam On the Web This book uses real-world examples to give you a context in which to use the tasks. This book also includes workshops to help you put together individual tasks into projects. The Windows Vista example files that you need for project tasks are available at www.perspection.com. Perspection has written and produced books on a variety of computer software-including Microsoft Office 2003 and XP, Microsoft Windows XP, Apple Mac OS X Panther, Adobe Photoshop CS2, Macromedia Flash 8, Macromedia Director MX, and Macromedia Fireworks-and Web publishing. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve Johnson founded Perspection, Inc. Perspection is committed to providing information and training to help people use software more effectively. Perspection has written more than 80 computer books, and sold more than 5 million copies. Includes MCAS Exam Objectives! This courseware meets the objectives for the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS). Upon completion of this courseware, you may be prepared to take the exam for MCAS qualification. To learn more about becoming a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist, visit www.microsoft.com. Chapter 1 Getting Started with Windows Vista
Chapter 2 Working with Windows Programs
Chapter 3 Managing Files and Folders
Chapter 4 Customizing Windows Using the Control Panel
Chapter 5 Exploring the Internet
Chapter 6 Exchanging Messages and Information
Chapter 7 Holding Web Discussions and Video Conferences
Chapter 8 Working with Pictures
Chapter 9 Working with Windows Media Player
Chapter 10 Creating Movies Using Windows Movie Maker
Chapter 11 Setting Up Up Accounts and Maintaining Security
Chapter 12 Managing Files Using a Network
Chapter 13 Going Mobile
Chapter 14 Printing and Faxing
Chapter 15 Maintaining Your Computer
Chapter 16 Managing Hardware
Chapter 17 Backing Up Your Computer
Chapter 18 Administering Your Computer
A Appendix
New Features
Microsoft Certified Applications Sepcialist
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Table of contents

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Windows Vista 1Chapter 2 Working with Windows Programs 25Chapter 3 Managing Files and Folders 53Chapter 4 Customizing Windows Using the Control Panel 99Chapter 5 Exploring the Internet 133 Chapter 6 Exchanging Messages and Information 165Chapter 7 Holding Web Discussions and Video Conferences 207Chapter 8 Working with Pictures 233Chapter 9 Working with Windows Media Player 255Chapter 10 Creating Movies Using Windows Movie Maker 281Chapter 11 Setting Up Up Accounts and Maintaining Security 309Chapter 12 Managing Files Using a Network 347Chapter 13 Going Mobile 381Chapter 14 Printing and Faxing 397Chapter 15 Maintaining Your Computer 425Chapter 16 Managing Hardware 449Chapter 17 Backing Up Your Computer 467Chapter 18 Administering Your Computer 485A Appendix 501New Features 513Microsoft Certified Applications Sepcialist 519
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About Inc. Perspection

Steve Johnson has written more than 35 books on a variety of computer software, including Microsoft Office 2007 and 2003, Microsoft Windows XP, Apple Mac OS X Panther, Macromedia Flash MX 2004 and 8, Macromedia Director MX 2004, Macromedia Fireworks, and Adobe Photoshop CS and CS2. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve founded Perspection, Inc., which writes and produces software training. When he is not staying up late writing, he enjoys playing golf, gardening, and spending time with his wife, Holly, and three children, JP, Brett, and Hannah. When time permits, he likes to travel to such places as New Hampshire in October, and Hawaii. Steve and his family live in Pleasanton, California, but can also be found visiting family all over the western United States.
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