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Windows Vista Made Easy

Video Description

Windows Vista Made Easy" contains everything you need to know to get up to speed quickly and easily with latest operating system from Microsoft. In a 4-part series of lessons targeted at new Windows Vista users, you'll become comfortable with the basic functions and uses for Windows Vista.

"Windows Vista Made Easy" is presented by Dan Gookin, one of the computer industry's most published authors. Gookin's most notable publication "DOS for Dummies" was the world's fastest selling computer book that set in motion the "Dummies" series for Wiley publishing. This self-paced training DVD-ROM is designed so that both beginners and experts can maximize the capabilities of the new Windows Vista OS. A wide range of topics including Windows Vista personalization, general operation, and file management are covered in 4 hours of training.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction 00:01:14
  2. Windows Vista Orientation and Review
    1. Hello Windows! 00:05:59
    2. Quitting Windows 00:07:33
    3. Running Your Programs Introduction 00:01:09
    4. Running Your Programs 00:08:35
    5. Saving Your Stuff Introduction 00:00:45
    6. Saving Your Stuff 00:05:58
    7. Opening Documents Introduction 00:00:37
    8. Opening Documents 00:05:18
    9. Printing Introduction 00:00:36
    10. Printing 00:06:36
    11. Getting Help Introduction 00:00:20
    12. Getting Help 00:03:50
  3. Working in Windows
    1. First Stop, The Desktop Introduction 00:00:32
    2. First Stop, The Desktop 00:07:49
    3. Other ways to run Programs Introduction 00:00:20
    4. Other ways to run Programs 00:06:48
    5. Doing Several things at once Introduction 00:00:32
    6. Doing Several things at once 00:07:18
    7. Cut and Paste Introduction 00:00:43
    8. Cut and Paste 00:06:55
    9. Out on the Internet Introduction 00:00:46
    10. Out on the Internet 00:11:11
    11. Into E-Mail 00:00:49
    12. Into E-Mail 00:07:18
    13. Installing Software 00:00:29
    14. Installing Software 00:06:34
  4. Disks Folders and Files
    1. Computer Storage Introduction 00:01:12
    2. Computer Storage 00:06:57
    3. Windows Explorer Introduction 00:00:20
    4. Windows Explorer 00:04:29
    5. Exploring folders Introduction 00:00:31
    6. Exploring folders 00:06:23
    7. Working with Folders Part 1 Introduction 00:00:16
    8. Working with Folders Part 1 00:09:48
    9. Working with Files Introduction 00:00:35
    10. Working with Files 00:20:56
    11. Searching for Files Introduction 00:00:28
    12. Searching for Files 00:05:35
    13. Working with folders Part 2 Introduction 00:00:37
    14. Working with folders Part 2 00:05:04
    15. Burning a DVD or CD Introduction 00:01:50
    16. Burning a DVD or CD 00:07:38
  5. Tweaking and Tuning
    1. The Control Panel Introduction 00:00:27
    2. The Control Panel 00:09:32
    3. Security: The user Account Control Introduction 00:00:35
    4. Security: The user Account Control 00:05:12
    5. Toolbard and Taskbars Introduction 00:00:30
    6. Toolbard and Taskbars 00:10:34
    7. Setting up the Screen Introduction 00:00:27
    8. Setting up the Screen 00:11:02
    9. Working with Sidebar Introduction 00:00:32
    10. Working with Sidebar(PREVIEW) 00:07:20
    11. Windows Media Player Introduction 00:00:39
    12. Windows Media Player 00:09:15
    13. Conclusion 00:00:28