Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps, Windows 8 Edition

Paperback | April 7, 2013

byNick Vandome

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A clear and concise book to guide Seniors through the essentials when buying and using a laptop. Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps shows how these portable computers are ideal for seniors. Covering the Windows 8 operating system, this book looks at some of the ergonomic issues surrounding laptops and explains comfort and transportation. It gives an overview of the workings of laptops, including the software that is provided and some of the exciting new features in Windows 8. Issues such as using your laptop on vacation and sharing it with other family members are then looked at, to show how laptops are versatile and family-friendly. Networking and wireless use is also featured, covering accessing the Internet from wireless locations (Hot Spots) such as airports, coffee shops and libraries. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps is the perfect guide to becoming fully paid up members of the mobile computing revolution.

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A clear and concise book to guide Seniors through the essentials when buying and using a laptop. Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technolo...

Nick Vandome is an IT writer and trainer who specializes in digital imaging and web authoring subjects. In addition to his writing, he also works designing websites and runs training courses. Before he started working with computers he wrote books about working and traveling abroad. Nick is an established In Easy Steps author with...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.61 × 7.39 × 0.45 inPublished:April 7, 2013Publisher:In Easy Step LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1840785799

ISBN - 13:9781840785791

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