Download Special Edition Using Microsoft Windows Vista, Second by Robert Cowart PDF

By Robert Cowart

A new version of this name is offered, ISBN-10: 0789737817 ISBN-13: 9780789737816

 

 

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I Introducing home windows Vista

1

Introducing home windows Vista . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3

2

Installing and Upgrading home windows Vista . . . .41

3

The First Hour . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .79

II utilizing home windows Vista

4

Using the home windows Vista Interface . . . . . . . .123

5

Managing records and looking out . . . . . . . . . . . .165

6

Printing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .205

7

Sidebar and different provided add-ons . . .235

III Multimedia and Imaging

8

Windows Media participant . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .261

9

Windows Imaging instruments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .289

10

Scanning and Faxing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .309

11

Producing movies with home windows Movie

Maker . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .325

12

Sound Recorder, DVD Maker, and Other

Multimedia instruments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .351

13

Windows Media heart . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .363

IV home windows Vista and the Internet

14

Getting hooked up . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .395

15

Using net Explorer 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .425

16

Email and Newsgroups with Windows

Mail . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .473

17

Troubleshooting Your net Connection . . .529

18

Hosting web content with Internet

Information providers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .555

V Networking

19

Overview of home windows Networking . . . . . . . .591

20

Creating a home windows community . . . . . . . . . . . .613

21

Mix and fit with previous Windows

and Macs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .665

22

Connecting Your community to the web . .703

23

Using a home windows community . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .741

24

Troubleshooting Your community . . . . . . . . . . .787

VI holding home windows Vista

25

Windows administration and upkeep . .805

26

Tweaking the GUI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .901

27

Managing challenging Disks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .933

28

Troubleshooting and Repairing difficulties . .965

29

Keeping home windows and different Software

Up thus far . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .989

30

Installing and changing . . . . . . .1013

31

Editing the Registry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1041

32

Command-Line and Automation instruments . . . .1073

VII Security

33

Protecting home windows from Viruses and

Spyware . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1135

34

Protecting Your facts from Loss and robbery . .1153

35

Protecting Your community from Hackers

and Snoops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1197

36

Protecting your self from Fraud and unsolicited mail . .1235

VIII home windows at the Move

37

Wireless Networking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1253

38

Hitting the line . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1271

39

Meetings, Conferencing, and Collaboration . .1303

40

Remote laptop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1321

41

Tablet computer positive factors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1347

IX Appendix

A

Windows courses and prone . . . . . . . .1371

Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1409

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Com). Gadgets is certainly not a new idea, as a program called Konfabulator has been around for the PC and there are Widgets for the Mac. 6. The new Sidebar with some Gadgets installed. [View full size image] New Explorers Windows Explorer is now much more useful for several reasons, thanks to a series of new Explorers, such as the Document Explorer. • Instant Search is available on every window, as mentioned earlier, helping you to see only the items you are interested in. This works even in odd windows such as the Control Panel.

4). 4. The new Start menu contains a local search field, along with some other improvements. On the Start menu is a search field. You can enter a local search right there, and very quickly a list of all the files, including emails and documents that meet the criteria, is displayed in a Search Folder. You can save the folder and use it later. If you created other files in the meantime that meet the search criteria, they appear in the Search Folder as well. If you've used Google's Desktop Search tool, you'll find this a welcome feature because in some ways it one-ups Google.

But IE goes a bit further and offers a Quick Tabs view, in which you can see live thumbnails of all open pages. Click a tab, and the page returns. 15. 15. Quick Tab view in IE 7 shows all open pages. Very spiffy. [View full size image] Part I: Introducing Windows Vista 45 46 Part I: Introducing Windows Vista • RSS feed support†Many pages are now available as RSS feeds, meaning "push" technology is employed to update your computer with the latest version of the page, in case it changes (as news sites do).

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