Are you new to computers? Does new technology make you nervous? Relax! You're holding in your hands the easiest guide ever to PCs— a book that skips the long-winded explanations and shows you how things work. All you have to do is open the book and discover just how easy it is to get up to speed.
Learn about PC hardware and software
Buy a computer with the options you need
Use Windows 7 and manage files and folders
Secure your PC and use parental controls
Explore the Internet and use e-mail
Work with music files, video, photos, and games
Simply the Easiest Way to Learn
"Simplify It" sidebars offer real-world advice
Succinct explanations walk you through step by step
Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task
Self-contained, two-page lessons make learning a snap
Elaine Marmel is president of a technical writing and software training organization. She holds an MBA from Cornell University, and is the author of the highly regarded MICROSOFT PROJECT 2007 BIBLE (Wiley). Elaine has participated in Project software betas over several years and worked closely with the Microsoft product group to provide feedback and insight.