Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps, 3rd edition

Covers the Windows 10 April 2018 Update

Author: Michael Price

Publisher: In Easy Steps

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Category: Computers

Page: 240

View: 393

Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps, 3rd edition is written with older citizens in mind. This best-selling guide uses larger type for easy reading and takes you through the essentials a step at a time. It will help you to: · Install or upgrade to Windows 10, and customize it to suit your needs · Master the key features of Windows 10 on your Windows device (including PCs, laptops and touch devices) · Find your way around with the Start button, the Start menu, and the new Taskbar · Use the Quick Access section - an area you can personalize with your favorite apps, programs, contacts and websites so you can quickly get to the functions and files you use most often · Search the web with the Microsoft Edge browser · Learn about apps, find and download them, then resize and move them and maximize, minimize or close from their titlebars · Understand how Cloud storage with OneDrive works, and use it for free storage and sharing files · Talk to Cortana, the voice-activated Personal Digital Assistant which can perform searches on your computer or the web, perform actions like opening apps or documents, or set reminders and more This guide is filled with tips and shortcuts to help you get the most out of Windows 10, whatever your level of experience and whichever type of PC system you are using. Covers the April 2018 Update.

Laptops for Seniors in easy steps - Windows 10 edition

Author: Nick Vandome

Publisher: In Easy Steps

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 192

View: 541

Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps is updated to cover Windows 10 (Microsoft’s latest operating system) and shows how these portable computers are ideal for seniors. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps – Windows 10 edition, shows how to: Choose the right laptop for you, use and personalize the Windows interface to suit you; Find, download and explore apps for having fun as well as for functional tasks Get connected and enjoy Microsoft Edge, the new web browser from Microsoft Master Cortana and Windows 10 essentials Share your laptop without compromising privacy Use your laptop to make travel easy and keep your folks at home updated on your adventure Learn to troubleshoot common problems and keep your laptop working in tiptop condition all in easy steps, for smart learning!

Windows 10 for Seniors in Easy Steps

Author: Michael Price

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 240

View: 262

Covers Windows 10, the latest Windows operating system released on July 29th, 2015. Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps is written with the older generation in mind. It uses larger type for easy reading and takes you through the essentials a step at a time. It will help you to: Install or upgrade to Windows 10, and customize it to suit your needs; Master the key features of Windows 10 on your Windows device (including PCs, laptops and touch devices); Find your way around with the Start Button, the Start Menu, the new Task Bar; Use the Quick Access section - an area you can personalize with your favorite apps, programs, contacts and websites so you can quickly get to the functions and files you use most often; Search the web with the new Windows Edge browser; Learn about apps, find and download them, then resize and move them and maximize, minimize or close from their titlebars; Understand how cloud storage with OneDrive works, and use it for free storage and sharing files; Talk to Cortana, the voice-activated Personal Digital Assistant. This guide is filled with tips and shortcuts to help you get the most out of Windows 10, whatever your level of experience.

Laptops for Seniors in easy steps, 7th edition

For all laptops with Windows 10

Author: Nick Vandome

Publisher: In Easy Steps

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 192

View: 383

Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps, 7th edition covers all laptops that use Windows 10. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps, 7th edition begins by looking at some of the ergonomic issues surrounding laptops and shows how to be as comfortable as possible when using them and transporting them. It then gives an overview of the workings of laptops, including the software that is provided with them and some of the most-used features in the Windows 10. Issues such as using your laptop on vacation and sharing it with other family members are then looked at, to show how laptops are versatile and family-friendly. The book shows you how to: · Choose the right laptop for you · Master the key features of Windows 10 on your Windows laptop · Find your way around with the Start button, the Start menu, and the Taskbar · Use the Quick Access section - an area you can personalize with your favorite apps, programs, contacts and websites so you can quickly get to the functions and files you use most often · Search the web with the Microsoft Edge browser · Learn about apps, find and download them, then resize and move them and maximize, minimize or close from their titlebars · Understand how Cloud storage with OneDrive works, and use it for free storage and sharing files · Talk to Cortana, the voice-activated Personal Digital Assistant which can perform searches on your computer or the web, perform actions like opening apps or documents, or set reminders and more · Use your laptop to make travel easy and keep your folks at home updated on your adventures · Learn to troubleshoot common problems and keep your laptop working in tiptop condition Laptops for Seniors, 7th edition takes the mystery out of using a Windows 10 laptop and shows how it can be used effectively for productivity and fun. Table of Contents: 1. Choosing a laptop 2. Around a laptop 3. Getting up and running 4. Working with apps 5. The online world 6. A digital lifestyle 7. On vacation 8. Sharing with your family 9. Networking and wireless 10. Battery issues 11. System and security

Windows 10 in easy steps – Special Edition, 3rd edition

Author: Mike McGrath

Publisher: In Easy Steps Limited

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 480

View: 227

Windows 10 in easy steps – Special Edition, 3rd edition builds on Windows 10 in easy steps and Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps, taking the user to the next level. Written to help non-technical PC-users to make the most of their Windows 10 computer, all in the familiar In Easy Steps style. Windows 10 in easy steps – Special Edition, 3rd edition is a comprehensive, yet concise guide that will walk you through Windows 10 basics so that you can get up and running in no time. Then, in easy steps, it'll gently guide you through advanced features to help you venture further and get more from Windows 10. · Install/upgrade the right Windows 10 release · Master the new interface, desktop and the Start menu · Learn to use the great new features in the Redstone 4 update · Find, download and use key apps for work and for fun · Utilize internet and cloud facilities such as OneDrive · Enjoy Microsoft Edge, the new innovative web browser · Take control of devices and printers · Save time – use the Search feature and Cortana · Create and monitor a home network · Organize and share files safely · Keep Windows 10 working smoothly & efficiently · Explore Windows Registry, file encryption, Windows PowerShell, and more · This guide also includes a chapter on troubleshooting so it'll serve as a key reference point for the future Table of Contents: 1. Introducing Windows 10 2. Choosing your computer 3. Installing Windows 10 4. The Windows 10 interface 5. Windows 10 apps 6. Desktop and Taskbar 7. Built-in programs 8. Windows downloads 9. Microsoft Store 10. Search techniques 11. Manage files and folders 12. Email and messaging 13. Microsoft Edge 14. Digital images 15. Windows games 16. Music and sound 17. Devices and printers 18. Networking Windows 19. Protection and Ease of Access 20. Troubleshooting 21. Backup and recovery 22. Security and encryption 23. Windows PowerShell 24. Update and maintain 25. Windows performance 26. Windows Registry 27. Extending Windows

Windows 10 for Seniors for the Beginning Computer User

Get Started with Windows 10

Author:

Publisher:

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Category: Computers and older people

Page: 368

View: 850

Perfect for older adults who want to get started using computers, this book walks users through the basics of the Windows 10 operating system in an easy, step-by-step manner. The guide has been tested by seniors and is focused on acquiring practical skills including how to use the mouse, write letters and memos, send and receive email, and explore the internet. It offers additional exercises for practicing a variety of different tasks, a convenient reference section, and an extensive index, and there are instructional videos available online on the book's support website.

Laptops for Seniors

Author: Nick Vandome

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Computers and older people

Page: 192

View: 702

Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps, 7th edition covers all laptops that use Windows 10. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps, 7th edition begins by looking at some of the ergonomic issues surrounding laptops and shows how to be as comfortable as possible when using them and transporting them. It then gives an overview of the workings of laptops, including the software that is provided with them and some of the most-used features in the Windows 10. Issues such as using your laptop on vacation and sharing it with other family members are then looked at, to show how laptops are versatile and family-friendly. The book shows you how to: Choose the right laptop for you -- Master the key features of Windows 10 on your Windows laptop -- Find your way around with the Start button, the Start menu, and the Taskbar -- Use the Quick Access section - an area you can personalize with your favorite apps, programs, contacts and websites so you can quickly get to the functions and files you use most often -- Search the web with the Microsoft Edge browser -- Learn about apps, find and download them, then resize and move them and maximize, minimize or close from their titlebars -- Understand how Cloud storage with OneDrive works, and use it for free storage and sharing files -- Talk to Cortana, the voice-activated Personal Digital Assistant which can perform searches on your computer or the web, perform actions like opening apps or documents, or set reminders and more -- Use your laptop to make travel easy and keep your folks at home updated on your adventures -- Learn to troubleshoot common problems and keep your laptop working in tiptop condition. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps, 7th edition takes the mystery out of using a Windows 10 laptop and shows how it can be used effectively for productivity and fun.

Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps

Author: Nick Vandome

Publisher: In Easy Steps

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 192

View: 526

Android is the mobile operating system that is used on the majority of smartphones worldwide. It is a robust and versatile operating system that can be used by any manufacturer to add to their handsets. This means that there is a wide range of Android phones available and also different versions of Android that run on them. Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps starts with a detailed look at the different versions of Android, and the range of models of phones that are available. It also explains the relationship with Google and the services that can be used with an Android phone. The book looks at using the interface of an Android phone including: Using Home screensOrganizing appsViewing notificationsLocking the phoneSearching for itemsAccessing the range of Android settingsSyncing with other Android Devices The book also covers all aspects of the standard communication functions that are now commonplace on smartphones: Making and receiving callsMaking video callsSending text messagesAdding contactsSending emailsBrowsing the web Android phones are excellent for a range of mobile entertainment, and the book shows how to listen to music, watch videos and read books. It also deals with taking and viewing photos so that you can use your Android phone as a replacement for a digital camera. Due to the range of versions of Android and models of phones, Android phones can sometimes appear a bit of a maze. However, Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps provides a clear guide to navigate through the issues and ensure that you can get the most out of your Android phone, whichever version it is. Contents: Introducing Android PhonesModels of Android PhonesAndroid SettingsAround an Android PhoneCalls and ContactsUsing the KeyboardMessaging and EmailAndroid AppsBeing EntertainedKeeping in the PictureGetting OnlineStaying Secure