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By David Pogue

Windows 8.1 keeps the evolution of the main radical remodel in Microsoft’s background. It combines the general home windows computer with a brand new, touchscreen-friendly international of tiles and full-screen apps. fortunately, David Pogue is again that will help you make feel of it—with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations.

The very important things you have to know:

  • What’s new in 8.1. The replace to 8.1 bargains new apps, a common seek, the go back of the beginning menu, and several other zillion different nips and tucks.
  • New features. garage areas, home windows to move, dossier Histories—if Microsoft wrote it, this publication covers it.
  • Security. defend your computer from viruses, spy ware, junk mail, in poor health challenging drives, and out-of-control kids.
  • The network. HomeGroups, connecting from the line, mail, net, song streaming between PCs—this booklet has your community covered.
  • The software. Media middle, photograph Gallery, web Explorer, speech recognition—this one authoritative, witty advisor makes all of it crystal transparent. It’s the booklet that are supposed to were within the box.

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196 Privacy.................................................................................................................................................. 197 Network................................................................................................................................................ 198 Time and Language............................................................................................................................ 199 Ease of Access...................................................................................................................................... 2 hundred replace and Recovery......................................................................................................................... 202 vi desk of contents Part : The home windows computing device bankruptcy 6: dossier Explorer, Folders & the Taskbar................................. 207 The home windows Desktop........................................................................................................................ 207 go back of the beginning Menu.................................................................................................................... 208 the total advisor to Ignoring TileWorld.................................................................................... 210 machine home windows: dossier Explorer....................................................................................................... 212 common Window Controls............................................................................................................... 212 Window Tricks...................................................................................................................................... 217 The Ribbon........................................................................................................................................... 221 Explorer Window Controls................................................................................................................. 228 not obligatory Window Panes..................................................................................................................... 232 Libraries................................................................................................................................................ 237 Tags, Metadata, and Properties......................................................................................................... 242 Icon and record Views.............................................................................................................................. 244 Sorting, Grouping, and Filtering........................................................................................................ 248 The “Folder recommendations” Options........................................................................................................... 252 Taskbar 2. 0...........................................................................................................................................

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