Windows 8 QuickSteps from McGraw-Hill and written by Marty Matthews is a quick-step guide to Windows 8.
Get up and running with Windows 8 right away with the QuickSteps guide. Full-color screenshots on every page with clear instructions make it easy to use this innovative operating system on any device. Follow along and learn how to navigate the touch interface, customize your desktop, store data, manage files, connect to the Internet, use email, add hardware and software, download apps, work with photos, and enjoy multimedia. You'll also learn how to control security and set up a wired or wireless network. This practical, fast-paced guide gets you started in no time.
Use these handy guideposts:
•Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasks
•Need-to-know facts in concise narrative
•Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things
•Bonus information related to the topic being covered
•Errors and pitfalls to avoid
•Screenshots with callouts that show and explain exactly what you'll see on your computer screen while you're doing a task
•The unique, landscape layout of the QuickSteps series mimics your computer screen, displays graphics and explanations side by side, and lays flat so you can easily refer to the book while working on your computer.
Chapter 1 Stepping into Windows 8
Chapter 2 Customizing Windows 8
Chapter 3 Accessing Information
Chapter 4 Using the Internet
Chapter 5 Managing Windows 8
Chapter 6 Working with Documents and Pictures
Chapter 7 Enjoying Multimedia
Chapter 8 Controlling Security
Chapter 9 Setting Up Networking
Chapter 10 Using Networking