Windows and Office work together to turn your PC into aproductivity tool. The unique Windows 8 interface combines withupdates to Office 2013 to create a new computing experience. Thisbook offers quick answers for when you get stuck. Learn your wayaround the Windows 8 Start screen and Charms bar as well as Office2013 applications.
The new Windows — see how to launch programs, customizeWindows 8, and create user accounts
Apps and more — install and update apps, locate missingones, and identify which ones are running
Get social — add your social networking and e-mailaccounts to Windows 8 for quicker updating
Welcome to Office 2013 — navigate the Ribbon and createand format Word documents and Excel spreadsheets
Get organized — manage your e-mail and contacts and trackyour appointments
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