Choose the laptop that's right for you and discover how to useit
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 tothe world online shopping, social media, trip planning, andkeeping up with the grandkids. This book covers what you need toknow to use your laptop with confidence. Master Windows 8.1, createand print documents, browse online, follow the news, play music andmovies, and do it all safely.
Just getting started? compare laptop specs, styles, andprices and get the information you need before you buy
All about Windows 8.1 get clear directions for using theStart screen, customizing Windows, and using accessibilityfeatures
Applicable applications learn to install and useprograms and work with built-in apps for weather, news, socialmedia, and more
The fun stuff discover how to play movies, upload andshare photos from your digital camera, and enjoy your favoritemusic
Go online set up an Internet connection, navigate theweb, bank and shop online, and store files in the cloud
Stay safe download files safely and use privacy settingsto protect your information
Keep in touch manage your e-mail, explore socialnetworking sites, chat, and make calls with Skype
Nancy C. Muir is the author of more than 50 technology books, including several bestsellers on Office PowerPoint. She has worked as a trainer and university instructor, and she has a certificate in distance learning design.