Laptops For Seniors For Dummies by Nancy C. Muir

By Nancy C. Muir

It's by no means too past due to wake up and operating on a laptop

Just received your first machine and never certain the place to begin? here is the booklet you wish. Easy-to-follow directions (plus rather easy-to-read fonts!) assist you release the handiest and enjoyable elements to utilizing a pc. Get recommendation on selecting the best machine for you, learn how to navigate the working process with no difficulty, and get ok with documents and folders, instant printing, downloading apps, syncing to cellphones, and protecting safeguard. you will soon be utilizing your trusty desktop for buying, social networking, immediate messaging, e-mailing, enjoying video games, and more.

  • Helps the becoming variety of seniors who're embracing know-how and infrequently utilizing a pc for the 1st time get speedy as much as speed
  • Covers fundamentals similar to how you can use the keyboard and mouse, entry the web, get conversant in home windows eight, and more
  • Guides you thru staying secure on-line, utilizing a variety of workplace functions, connecting to a ?wireless community, operating with documents and folders, enjoying video games, and, in fact, having fun
  • Features transparent, easy-to-follow directions and a wide font and precious photos for simple reading

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1 have been a radical departure from previous Windows operating systems, so if you opt for an earlier version of Windows, such as Windows 7, you would need to buy the Windows 7 edition of this book. 1 comes in two different versions for home and small business users. 1: Includes entertainment tools such as ➟ Windows Media Center for playing music and movies. 1 is good at working with design and image manipulation programs such as Photoshop. 1 includes great features for managing the battery power of your computer.

2. Click Change PC Settings. 3. In the PC Settings screen shown in Figure 3-5, click Accounts and then click Other Accounts. ➟ 48 Figure 3-5 Chapter 3: Setting Up Your Laptop 4. Click the Add a User button. In the next screen, shown in Figure 3-6, enter the user’s Microsoft e-mail address (such as a Microsoft Hotmail account ending in @msn. com). By providing this account information, you make it easy to sync settings, files, and apps (programs such as the Weather or Calendar app) among different devices.

Win+B Displays the Desktop. Win+C Displays the Charms bar. Win+E Displays Windows Explorer. Win+F Displays the Files search field. Win+I Displays the Settings panel. Win+L Displays the Lock screen. Alt+D Displays the Address field in Internet Explorer 11. Win+Tab Displays recently used apps. Set the Date and Time 1. The calendar and clock on your computer keep good time, but you might have to provide the correct date and time for your location. Press Win+I to display the Settings panel of the Charms bar.

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