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Laptops For Seniors For Dummies, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-71119-4
480 pages
October 2013
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Introduction 1

Part I: First Steps with Your Laptop 7

Chapter 1: Discovering the Laptop Advantage 9

Chapter 2: Buying a Laptop 19

Chapter 3: Setting Up Your Laptop 37

Chapter 4: Managing Power 55

Part II: Exploring Windows 65

Chapter 5: Getting Around Windows 8.1 67

Chapter 6: Setting Up Your Display 91

Chapter 7: Getting Help with Vision, Hearing, and Dexterity Challenges 111

Chapter 8: Setting Up Printers and Scanners 133

Chapter 9: Getting Help 151

Part III: Having Fun and Getting Things Done 167

Chapter 10: Working with Software Programs and Apps 169

Chapter 11: Working with Files and Folders 181

Chapter 12: Using Windows 8.1 Built-in Apps 203

Chapter 13: Hitting the Road with Your Laptop 217

Chapter 14: Getting Visual with Windows Media Player and the Video and Camera Apps 231

Chapter 15: Playing Music in Windows 8.1 247

Part IV: Exploring the Internet 265

Chapter 16: Understanding Internet Basics 267

Chapter 17: Browsing the Web with Internet Explorer 285

Chapter 18: Working in the Cloud 305

Chapter 19: Staying Safe While Online 317

Chapter 20: Keeping In Touch via Mail 337

Chapter 21: Connecting with People Online 359

Chapter 22: Getting Involved in the Social Net 375

Part V: Taking Care of Your Laptop 391

Chapter 23: Laptop Security and Safety 393

Chapter 24: Maintaining Windows 415

Index 435

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