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PCs Simplified [Kindle Edition]

Elaine Marmel

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Simply the easiest way to start using a Windows PC

If you want a “show me how, don’t tell me why” approach to learning how to use a computer, this is the book for you. Large, full-color screen shots and numbered, step-by-step instructions show you how to get up and running with Windows and the latest hardware add-ons, the Internet, and popular software applications. Learn all the basics plus how to use Office 2010, protect your computer from viruses, sync up mobile devices, and much more.

  • Designed for people who learn best visually, this full-color guide covers basic information for beginning computer users, including how to use Windows 7, multimedia applications, wireless devices, and the Internet
  • Uses large screen shots and step-by-step instructions to make learning fast and easy
  • Covers Office 2010, multimedia management, virus protection, popular software applications, common peripherals, and basic security
  • Shows how to integrate the latest wireless technologies and sync mobile devices 

Visual learners will find this colorful guide shows exactly what to expect at every step and makes learning to use a PC easier than ever before.

From the Back Cover

Are you new to computers? Does new technology make you nervous? Relax! You're holding in your hands the easiest guide ever to PCs— a book that skips the long-winded explanations and shows you how things work. All you have to do is open the book and discover just how easy it is to get up to speed.
  • Learn about PC hardware and software

  • Buy a computer with the options you need

  • Use Windows 7 and manage files and folders

  • Secure your PC and use parental controls

  • Explore the Internet and use e-mail

  • Work with music files, video, photos, and games

Simply the Easiest Way to Learn

  • "Simplify It" sidebars offer real-world advice

  • Succinct explanations walk you through step by step

  • Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task

  • Self-contained, two-page lessons make learning a snap


Product Details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 32918 KB
  • Print Length: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Visual; 1 edition (March 31 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B004V4FH7W
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Simple Is As Simple Does June 23 2011
By Evan Fleishman - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
If you're like me, you learn more effectively visually. I want a picture of something before I try to duplicate the steps. PC's Simplified is just what it says, no more no less. The screen shots in this book gives me confidence when I try to use my computer. Yes, it's a little basic, and sometimes it feels your back in first grade with "See Spot Run." But, to overcome everyone's fear of computers, you need to start from scratch sometimes. There are lots of computer books on the market, I rank this one as one of the better books. After finishing this book, you're ready to go on to more advanced subjects.
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Very good book. Sept. 10 2013
By Jacinto J. Estrela - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
I liked it. It is simple and very easy to read. Very instructive, and I would recommend it to my friends
5.0 out of 5 stars Pc help books were excellent April 20 2014
By Carrie Kaye - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
The books arrived quickly and in good condition. They were just what I needed for a Pc challenge while away from home.
They continue to provide good information
Thanks for the good service.
Alex Kaye

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