Learn Windows 10 in 1 Quick Week. Beginner to Pro.: The Ultimate User Guide for Learning Windows 10 Visually! (Paperback)

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Learn Windows 10 in 1 Quick Week. Beginner to Pro.: The Ultimate User Guide for Learning Windows 10 Visually! (Paperback)


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Learn Windows 10 visually with step-by-step instructions and expert advice from a Microsoft trainer

This handy guide to Windows 10 is perfect for beginners who have just started using the operating system and for users who have upgraded from earlier versions of Windows. Learn Windows 10 in 1 Week is designed to be read in seven sessions, whether those sessions occur over different or consecutive days is entirely up to you. The early sessions are designed to be the most basic and are meant to get you thinking about Windows 10 and what your options are. The later sessions explore key features and options of the operating system. In all, the seven sessions provide guidance on performing nearly 100 fundamental tasks.

Concise, Plain Language - This book is divided into sessions, each with multiple lessons. Each session has clear goals and objectives and is kept concise so that you can follow along without getting overwhelmed.

Step-by-Step Instructions - This book teaches you essential Windows tasks with step-by-step instructions using screen-shot-based tutorials with clear callouts so you can take advantage of everything Windows 10 has to offer.

Zeroes in on What's New - This book zeroes in on what's new and changed so you can quickly get up to speed with the new Windows, providing expert guidance so you can get the most out of each feature.

Tips & Expert Advice - This book is written by a Windows expert who has extensive experience training users on how to use the operating system. Inside you'll find a wealth of tips and advice.

This short guide isn't meant to be all inclusive. It is, however, meant to make your transition to Windows 10 a positive experience. If you are a visual learner, you'll be happy to know you can use this guide to get going quickly. Paced right and with plain-English instruction, this is the book you need to get the most out of the latest Windows offering.

Table of Contents

Day 1. Ready. Set. Go Windows 109
What's In This Book...11
Meet the New Windows13
Apps That Go Where You Go16
Settings That Go Where You Go19
Virtual Assistance When You Need It20
Streamlined Browsing with Microsoft Edge23
Windows 10 Editions26
Where to Next...32
Day 2. Windows 10 Jump Start37
Getting Signed In38
Exploring the New Desktop41
Exploring the New Start43
Exploring the Tablet Screen46
Using Multiple Desktops49
Searching Windows & the Web51
Locking Your Screen54
Signing Out & Switching Users56
Day 3. Staying Connected with Windows 1061
Using Phone Companion62
Managing System Time66
Configuring Cortana69
Using Cortana71
Putting Windows to Sleep74
Restarting or Shutting Down Windows76
Connecting to the World78
Checking & Conserving Your Battery81
Day 4. Connecting Your Account87
Do I Have a Connected Account...88
Switching to a Microsoft Account90
Connecting Your Existing Account92
Configuring a New Account95
Verifying Your Account98
Syncing Your Settings102
Enabling Device Location104
Day 5. Getting and Using Apps109
Getting Apps, Games & More110
Starting Apps & Games112
Working with App Menus114
Switching Between Apps116
Arranging Apps118
Pinning Apps120
Adding Apps to the Lock Screen123
Moving Apps Between Desktops128
Bob Roberts has an extensive background in Windows training, having taught millions through his written words and classroom instruction during the past twenty-plus years. Though Windows users throughout the world have read Bob's work, attended his training seminars and followed his expert advice, this is his first book published as "Bob Roberts." Bob continues to work with Microsoft Corporation on a variety of Windows-related projects, including training courses and documentation.
Product Details ISBN: 9781517773670
ISBN-10: 1517773679
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: October 11th, 2015
Pages: 190
Language: English