Windows 10 for Seniors for the Beginning Computer User

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 905905461X
Release Date: 2015-09-28
Genre: Computers and older people

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.

Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Peter Weverka
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119469889
Release Date: 2018-04-20
Genre: Computers

Get up to speed on Windows 10 With Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies, getting familiar with Windows 10 is a painless process. If you're interested in learning the basics of this operating system without having to dig through confusing computer jargon, look no further. This book uses a step-by-step approach that is specifically designed to assist first-time Windows 10 users who are over-50, providing easy-to-understand language, large-print text, and an abundance of helpful images along the way! Work with Windows 10 on any device Upload, edit, and download pictures Play games and enjoy social media Keep your system secure Perform routine maintenance If you’ve just purchased your first computer or upgraded to a new model, Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies offers everything you need to make the transition as smooth as possible!

Windows 10 for Seniors

Author: Studio Visual Steps
Publisher: Visual Steps Publishing
ISBN: 9059054512
Release Date: 2015-09-28
Genre: Computers and older people

"Windows 10 for Seniors is the ideal book for seniors who have worked with an earlier version of Windows on a desktop or laptop computer and want to get started right away with Windows 10. All of the most important topics are covered, such as using the Internet safely, sending and receiving email and working with files and folders. You will also learn how to organize and view photos and videos and listen to music in Windows 10. Step by step, in your own tempo, you will get acquainted with the new and renewed programs in Windows 10. You will get familiar with the new Start menu and learn how to adjust the settings to make Windows 10 easier and more comfortable to work with. The book contains additional exercises to repeat and reinforce everything you have learned. Instructional videos are also available on the website that accompanies this book. They explain how to perform specific tasks"--

Windows 10 for Seniors in easy steps 3rd edition

Author: Michael Price
Publisher: In Easy Steps
ISBN: 9781840788372
Release Date: 2018-07-26
Genre: Computers

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.

Computer Basics Absolute Beginner s Guide Windows 10 Edition includes Content Update Program

Author: Michael R. Miller
Publisher: Que Publishing
ISBN: 9780134077482
Release Date: 2015-08-21
Genre: Computers

Make the most of your new Windows® 10 notebook or desktop computer–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to get comfortable, get productive, get online, get started with social networking, make more connections, and have more fun! Even if you’ve never used a Windows computer before, this book shows you how to do what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Computer basics have never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple using computers could be? This is today’s best beginner’s guide to using your computer or tablet with the new Windows 10 operating system…simple, practical instructions for doing everything you really want to do! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll learn: Set up your new computer and use the Windows 10 Start menu and desktop Connect to the Internet and browse the Web with Microsoft Edge Get started with social networking on Facebook®, Twitter™, Pinterest™, and LinkedIn® Use Windows 10’s built-in apps–and find great new apps in the Windows Store Connect printers and external storage, and set up automatic file backup Create a home network in just minutes Go online to shop and sell–and smart search with Microsoft Cortana® Get your office work done fast Organize, view, and share photos Play music using Spotify®, Pandora®, iTunes®, and more Watch TV shows and movies online with Netflix® and Hulu™ Protect yourself against viruses, spyware, and spam Keep your system running reliably at top speed This book is part of Que’s Content Update Program. As Microsoft® updates features of Windows, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. See inside for details

The Inside Guide to Windows 10 for Seniors

Author: P. A. Stuart
Publisher: Igt Publishing
ISBN: 0993475205
Release Date: 2015-12-18
Genre: Computers

This book has been written specifically for the older reader who may struggle to get to grips with Windows 10. Jargon and computer-speak are kept to the minimum, and explanations and descriptions are as straightforward as possible. You will learn the basics of the Windows operating system - how it works and how to customize it to suit your requirements & personality. We explain all the various parts of Windows, such as the Desktop, Taskbar, and Start menu, in full detail. You will also learn what can be achieved with Windows 10. This includes browsing the Internet, using hardware devices such as printers, staying in touch with friends and family via email, working with pictures, and entertaining yourself with video and music. The security of your computer is an important issue and we show not just how to keep it safe, but also how to ensure it runs smoothly.

Computers For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Nancy C. Muir
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118232439
Release Date: 2012-10-26
Genre: Computers

The bestselling guide to choosing a computer and getting online, fully updated for Windows 8! Whether you use your computer for bookkeeping, making travel plans, socializing, shopping, or just plain fun, computers are now an essential part of daily life. But it can be overwhelming to keep up with the technology as it continually evolves. This clear, friendly guide not only gets you up to speed on computer basics, it also covers the very latest information, like the changes you?ll see with Windows 8. You'll learn to use the keyboard and mouse, navigate the Windows 8 operating system, access the Internet, create documents, keep safe online, and more. Packed with screenshots and illustrations, the new edition of this popular book is easy to follow, never intimidating, and always helpful. Starts with the basics and assumes no prior knowledge of computers Updates your current skills for the latest technology changes, such as the Windows 8 operating system Explains how to connect to the Internet, keep up with family and friends via e-mail and social media, find recipes and health information, book travel, manage your budget, and much more Shows you how to organize documents, work with files and folders, manage pictures and videos, and customize your desktop and system Offers tips and advice to help you avoid common pitfalls Take on technology with confidence and take advantage of all your computer can do with Computers for Seniors For Dummies, 3rd Edition!

Windows 10 for Seniors in Easy Steps

Author: Michael Price
Publisher:
ISBN: 1840786442
Release Date: 2015-09
Genre:

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.

Windows 8 For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Mark Justice Hinton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118238035
Release Date: 2012-09-25
Genre: Computers

Help seniors get started with Windows 8 with this easy-to-understand guide! In easy-to-follow steps, this fun and friendly guide shows you clearly how to use Windows 8. Featuring a large font that makes the book easier to read and magnified screen shots to help make the subject matter less intimidating, author Mark Justice Hinton walks you through the basics of Windows 8, so you can make the switch without a hitch. Explains Windows 8 with easy-to-follow steps and tips for senior readers Covers how to use the Internet, send and receive e-mail, upload and download photos, view video, listen to music, play games, use a webcam, and more Uses a senior-friendly larger font for text and includes more than 150 enlarged screen shots Discusses topics important to senior readers, including keeping data and personal information safe and secure Get started using the exciting features of Windows 8 today, with Windows 8 For Seniors For Dummies.

Easy Computer Basics Windows 8 1 Edition

Author: Michael Miller
Publisher: Que Publishing
ISBN: 9780133552362
Release Date: 2013-09-30
Genre: Computers

Easy Computer Basics See it done. do it yourself. It’s that Easy! Easy Computer Basics, Windows 8.1 Edition teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from your computer hardware and software. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to perform the most common computer tasks. No need to feel intimidated; we’ll hold your hand every step of the way. Learn how to… -- Set up and configure your new computer system -- Upgrade your computer with new hardware and software -- Use Microsoft Windows 8.1–and personalize it just for you -- Connect to the Internet for web surfing, email, Facebook, and listening to digital music -- View and edit digital photos -- Watch your favorite movies and TV shows online with Netflix and Hulu Plus -- Protect your family and your computer from viruses, spam, and spyware -- Set up a wireless home network, and share your Internet connection with multiple computers

Laptops for Seniors in easy steps Windows 10 edition

Author: Nick Vandome
Publisher: In Easy Steps
ISBN: 9781840787207
Release Date: 2015-12-23
Genre: Computers

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!

My Windows 10 Computer for Seniors includes Video and Content Update Program

Author: Michael R. Miller
Publisher: Que Publishing
ISBN: 9780134077567
Release Date: 2015-10-09
Genre: Computers

Book + 2 Hours of Free Video + Content Update Program My Windows® 10 Computer for Seniors is an easy, full-color tutorial on the latest operating system from Microsoft. It includes 2 hours of FREE step-by-step video tutorials to help you learn how to navigate and customize the new Windows 10 desktop. In addition, this book is part of Que’s Content Update Program. As Microsoft updates features of Windows 10, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. The updates will be delivered to you via a FREE Web Edition of this book, which can be accessed with any Internet connection. To learn more, visit www.quepublishing.com/CUP. Veteran author Michael Miller will help you learn to: Set up your computer with no fuss or aggravation Get productive fast, even if you don’t have computer experience Use Windows’ new touch features if you have a touchscreen device Safeguard your privacy, and protect yourself from online scams Find, install, and use easy new Modern apps Display up-to-the-minute news, weather, and stock prices Use new SmartSearch to find everything faster on the Internet Discover reliable health and financial information online Make free Skype video calls to friends and family Use Facebook to find old friends and see what they’re up to Store your pictures, fix them, and share them with loved ones Read eBooks on your PC—even enlarge text for greater comfort Watch TV or movies with Netflix, Hulu Plus, or YouTube Enjoy your music, and discover great music you’ve never heard Fix your own computer problems without help The DVD will contain 12 videos, each averaging 10 minutes each, for a total of approximately two hours of video instruction. The videos will show how to perform specific tasks in step-by-step function, or illustrate specific features visually. The following videos are included: 1. Connecting a New PC Hands-on guide to making all the necessary connections -- speakers, mouse, keyboard, monitor, USB peripherals. 2. Getting to Know Windows 10 General tour of Windows 10 and most useful features. 3. Personalizing Windows Presenting all of Windows 10's customizable interface features. 4. Making Windows Easier to Use Examining Windows 10's Ease of Access features 5. Browsing and Searching the Web Using the new Edge browser (and Google search engine) to browse and search the Internet 6. Protecting Yourself Online Tips and advice for safe and secure use of the Internet and email 7. Sites for Older Users Presenting the best websites for older users 8. Sending and Receiving Email Sending and receiving email with Win10's Email app (and a little bit on Gmail, too) 9. Connecting with Facebook Basic guide to Facebook for older users 10. Editing and Sharing Digital Photos Using Win10's Photos app to manage and edit digital photos. 11. Watching Movies and TV Shows on Your PC How to use Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, and other sites to watch streaming video online. 12. Working with Files and Folders Basic file/folder management.

You and Your Windows 10 Computer

Author: Studio Visual Steps
Publisher: Visual Steps Publishing
ISBN: 9059054326
Release Date: 2016-01-15
Genre: COMPUTERS

In this age of increasing digitization, no one can get by anymore without using a computer. So how do you get the most out of using one? Not until you have thoroughly familiarized yourself with your computer and the Internet will you be able to fully enjoy these two amazing inventions. This book shows you how to manage your computer, how to use email, Skype and social media, how to edit your favorite photos and videos, how to shop online and many other useful and fun ways that will broaden your digital world indefinitely. This book has a clear, structured format. The practical set up, concise and easy-to-follow screenshots allow you to get started right away. Become an expert on your own computer! Topics include: Basic computer skills - Organizing files and folders - Configuring settings - Sending and receiving email - Using the Internet - How to shop online safely - Working with Facebook, Twitter and Skype - Creating a photo album - Editing videos - Managing and editing photos - Computer Maintenance

The Windows 10 Seniors Manual

Author: Russ Ware (Editor of Windows 10 for Seniors)
Publisher:
ISBN: OCLC:1052464648
Release Date: 2018
Genre: Microsoft Windows (Computer file)

Getting Started with Windows 10 The Windows desktop has gone through many changes in recent years, culminating in what you see on your monitor today. There's a lot of new content to look through, so read on to discover how to get up and running with Microsoft's latest Version of Windows. We even take a look at the new Spring Update, and what the future my hold for Windows 10.

Laptops For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Nancy Muir
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119420262
Release Date: 2017-10-23
Genre: Computers

Laptops are a convenient choice for senior users: their mobility means they can be used anywhere. Become an active member of the mobile computing lifestyle, from online shopping and social media to keeping up with the grandkids.