Just when you mastered Microsoft® Windows XP®, a new operating system comes along — Vista. The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Microsoft® Windows Vista® shows you how to tackle various procedures, such as recovering files, using new tab features, employing firewalls, deciphering icons, and so much more. With simple explanations, step-by-step instructions, and helpful examples, readers will no longer have to sacrifice their sanity to get work done in Windows.
- PC use in the United States is high - and people need assistance in understanding the various programs and their continual upgrades
- More than 90% of new Intel-based PC's, the dominant type in that market, are shipped with this new version of Windows pre-installed
- Author is recognized for his success in teaching basic skills to newcomers, and is a widely recognized expert author on Windows-based operating systems