Windows 10 in easy steps, 3rd Edition

Covers the Windows 10 Creators Update
by Nick Vandome

Publisher: In Easy Steps Limited

Series: In Easy Steps

Publication Date: August 24, 2017

ISBN: 9781840787986

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Covers the Creators Update, released April 2017

Windows 10 in easy steps, 3rd Edition provides full-colour and comprehensive coverage of the latest Windows operating system 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 in easy steps, 3rd Edition also covers the new features in the operating system, which include:

The Settings app has been updated to include more options.
There is a new Settings category for Gaming, and there is also a new Game Bar which can be activated when playing games.
The Start menu has been enhanced, with the option of creating folders on the Start menu so that several items can be stored and accessed within one menu tile.
Cortana, the Windows 10 personal digital assistant has new voice commands for turning off, sleeping or restarting a PC, and also a greater range of apps now support Cortana.
The Microsoft Edge web browser has enhanced tabs functions, whereby they can be grouped together and also previewed by moving ...