The Windows 8 Beginner's Guide by Jonathan Moeller
(Computer Beginner's Guide)

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Intended for new Windows 8 users, this book gives you an overview of Microsoft's new tablet operating system. Lavishly illustrated with over 200 screenshots, this book will explain:

-The differences between the editions of Windows 8.

-How to get the most out of the Start Screen.

-The difference between using a local account and a Microsoft Account with your Windows 8 computer.

-Windows 8's new Charms Bar.

-Windows 8's App Bar.

-How to create and manage user accounts.

-How to find and install applications from the new Windows 8 store.

-How to manage the Windows 8 Desktop.

-Use File History to protect your data with regular backups.

-Windows 8's enhanced Task Manager.

-Manage Windows 8's wired and wireless network settings.

-Use the PC Settings app to manage your Windows 8 device.

-How to shut down, restart, and lock a Windows 8 computer.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Standing over six feet tall, Jonathan Moeller has the piercing blue eyes of a Conan of Cimmeria, the bronze-colored hair a Visigothic warrior-king, and the stern visage of a captain of men, none of which are useful in his career as a computer repairman, alas.

He has written the DEMONSOULED series of sword-and-sorcery novels, and continues to write THE GHOSTS sequence about assassin and spy Caina Amalas, the COMPUTER BEGINNER'S GUIDE series of computer books, and numerous other works.

Visit his website at:

http://www.jonathanmoeller.com

Visit his technology blog at:

http://www.jonathanmoeller.com/screed
 

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Published November 4, 2012 199 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology.

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