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Computer Science | Beginning Windows 8

Beginning Windows 8

Halsey, Mike

2012, XXVIII, 496 p.

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    • Discover the hidden features in Windows 8 that can excite and help you innovate
    • Learn how to take control of Windows and the peace of mind that comes with this
    • Master every feature in Windows 8 and discover power user features, tips, and undocumented secrets
Windows 8 has been described by Microsoft as its ‘boldest' Windows release ever. Beginning Windows 8 takes you through the new features and helps you get more out of the familiar to reveal the possibilities for this amazing new operating system.

You will learn, with non-technical language used throughout, how to get up and running in the new Windows interface, minimize downtime, maximize productivity, and harness the features you never knew existed to take control of your computer and enjoy the peace of mind and excitement that comes with it.

From tips and tweaks to easy-to-follow guides and detailed descriptions, this book takes you inside Windows 8 to discover the true power and flexibility that lies within, and guides you at your own pace through getting the very best from it.

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Table of contents 

  1. Introducing Windows 8
  2. Finding Your Way Around Windows 8
  3. Getting Online and Connecting to Networks
  4. Sharing with Family and Friends
  5. Organizing and Searching Your Computer
  6. Printing and Managing Printers
  7. Having Fun with Games, Photos, Music, and Video
  8. Maximizing Your Productivity
  9. Personalizing Your Windows Experience
  10. Making Windows 8 More Accessible and Easier to Use
  11. Keeping Yourself, Your Files, and Your Computer Safe
  12. Maintaining and Backing Up Your Computer and Files
  13. Advanced Configuration and Customization
  14. Getting Started with Virtualization
  15. Installing Windows 8 on Your Computer
  16. Appendix A. Windows 8 Touch Gestures
  17. Appendix B. Windows 8 Shortcut Keys
  18. Appendix C. Advanced Query Syntax for Search
  19. Appendix D. Upgrading Your Computer

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