Windows 10 in easy steps, 2nd Edition

Covers the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
by Nick Vandome

Publisher: In Easy Steps

Series: In Easy Steps

Publication Date: October 27, 2016

ISBN: 9781840787580

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Windows 10 in easy steps, 2nd Edition provides full-colour and comprehensive coverage of this new operating system from Microsoft, and shows how to get the most out of it, whether you are using a desktop computer or a mobile device. It details the new features and shows how these integrate with the more traditional elements of the operating system. It covers the new features, and includes:

Upgrading to Windows 10 and personalising it for your needs
Getting to grips with the Windows 10 interface, navigating with the Start menu, the Start button, and the Taskbar
Customising the live tiles feature, so that you can create your own look and feel
Accessing and downloading apps, and how to work with them and organise them
Working with files and folders, using OneDrive for free storage and sharing files
Using Cortana, the Personal Digital Assistant, to search your computer or the web, or to perform actions like opening apps or documents
Getting online with the new browser, Microsoft Edge, and keeping in touch by email and Skype
Perfecting photos, viewing movies, playing music and games

Windows 10 is one of the most significant upgrades in Microsoft's history and Windows 10 in easy steps, 2nd Edition is ideal for newbies and for those wanting to quickly grasp the essentials in the new version.

Covers the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, released August 2016.


Table of Contents

Introducing Windows 10
Getting Started
Working with Apps
Basic Controls
Customizing Windows
File Explorer
Managing Files and Folders
Digital Lifestyle
Microsoft Edge Browser
Keeping in Touch
System and Security