Windows 10 for Dummies, 2nd Edition
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Windows 10 for Dummies, 2nd Edition

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Get productive with Windows 10 Windows 10 For Dummies is the all-time bestselling computer how-to book and it's been fully updated for the enhancements coming with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update! Free of confusing jargon and packed with lots of helpful step-by-step explanations, it quickly gets you started with exploring the Start menu, storing files on the Cloud, creating desktop shortcuts, connecting to a printer, using Windows social apps, organizing digital photos, interpreting error messages, and so much more. Windows 10 keeps your PC or tablet running, organizes your files, and provides a platform to run your important applications. In short, it's the brain and heart of your computer. The simple steps and friendly advice inside help you manage files and applications, connect to the Internet, customize your Windows experience, and make repairs when things go haywire. * Fast answers to Windows 10 questions * Steps for customizing your Windows 10 PC * Tips for solving common Windows problems * Covers using Windows 10 on a tablet If you're new to Windows or upgrading to its new operating system, grab this book to get to know Windows 10 a little better.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 456 pages
  • 187 x 235 x 20mm | 748.43g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 1119311047
  • 9781119311041
  • 15,324

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Get productive with Windows 10 Windows 10 keeps your PC running, organizes your files, and provides a platform to run your important applications. In short, it's the brain and heart of your computer. Grab this book to get to know Windows 10 a little better. Fully updated to cover the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, this guide offers simple steps and friendly advice to help you take control of Windows 10. Learn how to manage files and applications, connect to the Internet, customize Windows 10, and make repairs when things go haywire. Inside... Explore the Start menu Decipher the desktop Cruise the web Anniversary Update changes Play music and games Fiddle with photos Socialize with mail Get troubleshooting helpshow more

About Andy Rathbone

Andy Rathbone is the author of all editions of Windows For Dummies as well as Dummies titles on many other tech topics. The 15 editions of Windows For Dummies have combined to sell over 13 million copies in 30 languages. Andy answers reader questions and shares his tech expertise at www.andyrathbone.com.show more

Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part 1: Windows 10 Stuff Everybody Thinks You Already Know 7 CHAPTER 1: What Is Windows 10? 9 CHAPTER 2: Starting with the Start Menu 21 CHAPTER 3: The Traditional Desktop 49 CHAPTER 4: Basic Desktop Window Mechanics .73 CHAPTER 5: Storage: Internal, External, and in the Cloud 89 Part 2: Working with Programs, Apps, and Files 123 CHAPTER 6: Playing with Programs, Apps, and Documents 125 CHAPTER 7: Finding the Lost 147 CHAPTER 8: Printing and Scanning Your Work 163 Part 3: Getting Things Done on the Internet 179 CHAPTER 9: Cruising the Web 181 CHAPTER 10: Being Social: Mail, People, and Calendar 199 CHAPTER 11: Safe Computing 219 Part 4: Customizing and Upgrading Windows 10 229 CHAPTER 12: Customizing Windows with the Control Panels 231 CHAPTER 13: Keeping Windows from Breaking 259 CHAPTER 14: Sharing One Computer with Several People 273 CHAPTER 15: Connecting Computers with a Network 291 Part 5: Music, Photos, and Movies 305 CHAPTER 16: Playing and Copying Music 307 CHAPTER 17: Fiddling with Photos (and Videos) 333 Part 6: Help! 349 CHAPTER 18: The Case of the Broken Window 351 CHAPTER 19: Strange Messages: What You Did Does Not Compute 369 CHAPTER 20: Moving from an Old PC to a New Windows 10 PC 379 CHAPTER 21: Help on the Windows Help System 387 Part 7: The Part of Tens 395 CHAPTER 22: Ten Things You ll Hate about Windows 10 (And How to Fix Them) 397 CHAPTER 23: Ten or So Tips for Tablet and Laptop Owners 409 Index 419show more

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