Laptops For Seniors For Dummies, 3rd Edition
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: September 2013
Pages: 480

Learn to:

  • Choose the laptop that's right for you and discover how to use it
  • Get up to speed on Windows® 8.1
  • Browse the web, use e-mail, and connect to social media
  • Share photos and videos

Need to get started with your laptop? Start here with clear, easy-to-use instructions.

Laptops are convenient. They go where you go and connect you to the world — online shopping, social media, trip planning, and keeping up with the grandkids. This book covers what you need to know to use your laptop with confidence. Master Windows 8.1, create and print documents, browse online, follow the news, play music and movies, and do it all safely.

  • Just getting started? — compare laptop specs, styles, and prices and get the information you need before you buy
  • All about Windows 8.1 — get clear directions for using the Start screen, customizing Windows, and using accessibility features
  • Applicable applications — learn to install and use programs and work with built-in apps for weather, news, social media, and more
  • The fun stuff — discover how to play movies, upload and share photos from your digital camera, and enjoy your favorite music
  • Go online — set up an Internet connection, navigate the web, bank and shop online, and store files in the cloud
  • Stay safe — download files safely and use privacy settings to protect your information
  • Keep in touch — manage your e-mail, explore social networking sites, chat, and make calls with Skype

Open the book and find:

  • How to create a user account
  • An overview of the Windows 8.1 interface
  • Advice on managing battery power
  • Directions for installing a printer
  • How to watch movies and play music
  • All about browsing with Internet Explorer
  • Maintenance tips
  • Help keeping your laptop safe and secure
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