Easy, clear, readable, and focused on what you want to do
Step-by-step instructions for the tasks you care about most
Large, full-color, close-up photos show you exactly what to do
Common-sense help whenever you run into problems
Tips and notes to help you do even more
Over the years, you’ve learned a lot. Now, learn Windows 8!
We’ve identified the Windows 8 skills you need to stay connected with people you care about; keep your computer reliable, productive, and safe; express your creativity; find new passions; and live a better life!
Our crystal-clear instructions respect your smarts but never assume you’re an expert. Big, colorful photos on nearly every page make this book incredibly easy to read and use!
Set up your computer with no fuss or aggravation
Get productive fast, even if you don’t have computer experience
Use the new “touch” features of Windows 8 if you have a touchscreen device
Safeguard your privacy and protect yourself from online scams
Display up-to-the-minute news, weather, and stock prices
Browse and search the Web, wherever you go
Find reliable health information online
Make Skype video calls to friends and family
Use Facebook to find old friends and see what they’re up to
Store your pictures and share them with loved ones
Read eBooks on your PC–even enlarge text for greater comfort
Watch TV or movies with Netflix, Hulu Plus, or YouTube
Enjoy your music, and discover great music you’ve never heard
Fix your own computer problems without help