"Maran Illustrated? Windows® 7" is a valuable resource for all readers, regardless of experience. Completely updated to cover the new and improved features of Windows® 7, including advances in touch, speech, and handwriting recognition, support for virtual hard disks, improved performance on multi-core processors, improved boot performance, and kernel improvements, this book is jam-packed with illustrations, helpful introductions, and useful tips to engage readers and simplify the learning process. It appeals to beginner, intermediate, and advanced users! Using simple and easy-to-understand text and over 500 full-color screenshots, this book covers over 120 essential topics using Windows® 7. Readers who have experience with earlier versions of Windows® will find this book an excellent guide to help them take command of their computing experience, by way of the easy-to-use Maran Illustrated format, which contains 30% more content than our Guided Tour Series. Learning Windows® has never been this easy.