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Windows® 8.1 Absolute Beginner’s Guide by Alan Wright, Paul Sanna

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2. Interacting with Windows

In This Chapter

Using the Mouse

Using the Keyboard

Using Your Fingers

Using the Virtual Keyboard

Using Controls Found on the Desktop

Using Controls Found on the Start Screen

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Although this chapter’s title suggests a broad presentation about working with Windows and does not identify a specific version, the focus of this chapter is relatively narrow. Windows 8 enables new ways to control what happens on the screen while continuing to support more traditional methods. The methods you employ will make your experience more satisfying which is why this book devotes an entire chapter—this one—to helping you learn ...

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