skip to content
Windows 8 for dummies Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Windows 8 for dummies

Author: Andy Rathbone
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2012.
Series: For dummies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The bestselling tech book of all time, now updated for Windows 8 Microsoft Windows is the operating system that runs nearly 90 percent of the world's computers. Windows 8 will offer new interface  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Rathbone
ISBN: 9781118134610 1118134613
OCLC Number: 966582240
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 432 p.
Contents: Introduction 1 Part I: Windows 8 Stuff Everybody Thinks You Already Know 9 Chapter 1: What Is Windows 8? 11 Chapter 2: The Mysterious New Start Screen 19 Chapter 3: The Traditional Desktop 51 Chapter 4: Basic Desktop Window Mechanics 71 Chapter 5: Storage: Internal, External, and in the Sky 87 Part II: Working with Programs, Apps, and Files 117 Chapter 6: Playing with Programs, Apps, and Documents 119 Chapter 7: Finding the Lost 139 Chapter 8: Printing Your Work 153 Part III: Getting Things Done on the Internet 167 Chapter 9: Cruising the Web 169 Chapter 10: Being Social: Mail, People, Calendar, and Messaging 191 Chapter 11: Safe Computing 215 Part IV: Customizing and Upgrading Windows 8 227 Chapter 12: Customizing Windows 8 with the Control Panel 229 Chapter 13: Keeping Windows from Breaking 255 Chapter 14: Sharing One Computer with Several People 269 Chapter 15: Connecting Computers with a Network 285 Part V: Music, Photos, and Movies 299 Chapter 16: Playing and Copying Music in Media Player 301 Chapter 17: Fiddling with Photos (and Movies) 323 Part VI: Help! 341 Chapter 18: The Case of the Broken Window 343 Chapter 19: Strange Messages: What You Did Does Not Compute 359 Chapter 20: Moving from an Old PC to a New Windows 8 PC 369 Chapter 21: Help on the Windows 8 Help System 377 Part VII: The Part of Tens 383 Chapter 22: Ten Things You ll Hate about Windows 8 (and How to Fix Them) 385 Chapter 23: Ten or So Tips for Touchscreen Owners 393 Index 399
Series Title: For dummies
Responsibility: by Andy Rathbone.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/966582240> # Windows 8 for dummies
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "966582240" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Place/hoboken_n_j> ; # Hoboken, N.J.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/005.446/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#CreativeWork/microsoft_windows_computer_file> ; # Microsoft Windows (Computer file)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Topic/operating_systems_computers> ; # Operating systems (Computers)
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Person/rathbone_andy> ; # Andy Rathbone
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3770502154> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Series/for_dummies> ; # For dummies
   schema:name "Windows 8 for dummies"@en ;
   schema:numberOfPages "432" ;
   schema:productID "966582240" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/966582240#PublicationEvent/hoboken_n_j_wiley_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Agent/wiley> ; # Wiley
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118134610> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/966582240> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#CreativeWork/microsoft_windows_computer_file> # Microsoft Windows (Computer file)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Microsoft Windows (Computer file)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Person/rathbone_andy> # Andy Rathbone
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rathbone" ;
   schema:givenName "Andy" ;
   schema:name "Andy Rathbone" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3770502154#Topic/operating_systems_computers> # Operating systems (Computers)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Operating systems (Computers)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781118134610>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1118134613" ;
   schema:isbn "9781118134610" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.