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Windows XP : personal trainer

Author: Nathan Torkington; Tatiana Apandi Diaz; CustomGuide Inc.
Publisher: Sebastapol., CA : O'Reilly, 2005.
Series: Personal trainer series (O'Reilly).
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

Do you find the multitude of features and functionality in Windows XP a little baffling? This fully illustrated book takes a modular approach, allowing you to start with the fundamentals and work  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan Torkington; Tatiana Apandi Diaz; CustomGuide Inc.
ISBN: 0596008627 9780596008628
OCLC Number: 224538467
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv., 452 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Introduction - Chapter 1. The Fundamentals Lesson 1.1 A Look at Windows XP and What's New - Lesson 1.2 Starting and Logging On to Windows XP Home - Lesson 1.3 Starting and Logging On to Windows XP Professional - Lesson 1.4 Understanding the Windows XP Screen; Lesson 1.5 A Look at the New Windows XP Start Menu - Lesson 1.6 Using the Mouse: Pointing, Clicking, and Double-Clicking Lesson 1.7 Using the Mouse: Clicking and Dragging - Lesson 1.8 Using the Mouse: Right-Clicking - Lesson 1.9 Using the Keyboard - Lesson 1.10 Exiting Windows and Turning Off Your Computer - Chapter One Review - Chapter 2. Working with a Window - Lesson 2.1 Starting a Program - Lesson 2.2 Understanding the Parts of a Window - Lesson 2.3 Minimizing, Maximizing, and Restoring a Window - Lesson 2.4 Closing a Window - Lesson 2.5 Moving a Window - Lesson 2.6 Sizing a Window - Lesson 2.7 Switching Between Windows - Lesson 2.8 Tiling and Cascading Windows - Chapter Two Review - Chapter 3. Working with a Windows Program - Lesson 3.1 Using Menus - Lesson 3.2; Using Toolbars - Lesson 3.3 Filling Out a Dialog Box - Lesson 3.4 Entering Text in the WordPad Program - Lesson 3.5 Editing Text; Lesson 3.6 Saving and Opening a File Lesson 3.7 Selecting, Replacing, and Deleting Text - Lesson 3.8 Using Undo - Lesson 3.9 Printing a File - Lesson 3.10 Cutting, Copying, and Pasting Text; Lesson 3.11 Changing the Font Type and Size - Lesson 3.12 Using Bold, Italics, and Underline - Lesson 3.13 Changing Paragraph Alignment - Lesson 3.14 Getting Help by Contents - Lesson 3.15 Getting Help with the Help Index and Search - Lesson 3.16 Saving and Opening Files in Different Locations - Chapter Three Review; Chapter 4. Working with Files and Folders - Lesson 4.1 Understanding Storage Devices, Folders, and Files - Lesson 4.2 Using My Computer to See What's in Your Computer - Lesson 4.3 Opening a Folder - Lesson 4.4 Creating and Renaming a Folder - Lesson 4.5 Copying, Moving, and Deleting a Folder - Lesson 4.6 Opening, Renaming, and Deleting a File - Lesson 4.7 Copying and Moving a File; Lesson 4.8 Restoring a Deleted File and Emptying the Recycle Bin - Lesson 4.9 A Closer Look at Files and Folders - Lesson 4.10 Changing How Information Is Displayed - Lesson 4.11 Selecting Multiple Files and Folders - Lesson 4.12 Finding a File Using the Search Companion; Lesson 4.13 Managing the Search Companion - Lesson 4.14 Using Windows Explorer - Lesson 4.15 File Management Using Windows - Explorer - Lesson 4.16 Using MS-DOS - Lesson 4.17 Creating and Using a Compressed Folder - Chapter Four Review - Chapter 5. Customizing the Taskbar and Desktop Lesson 5.1 Using the Windows Classic Start Menu - Lesson 5.2 Using the Windows Classic Appearance; Lesson 5.3 Moving, Resizing, and Hiding the Taskbar - Lesson 5.4 Customizing the Start Menu - Lesson 5.5 Working with the Quick Launch Bar - Lesson 5.6 Opening Recent Documents - Lesson 5.7 Using the Run Command to Start a Program - Lesson 5.8 Adding Shortcuts to the Desktop - Le
Series Title: Personal trainer series (O'Reilly).
Responsibility: CustomGuide, Inc.; [editors, Tatiana Apandi Diaz and Nathan Torkington].


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