Windows 10 In Depth

Book Description

10 In Depth? ?is just the guide you need. It?will get you?through the learning curve to become a Windows 10 expert. The authors of?Windows 10 In Depth ??have scaled the steepest part of the learning curve for you, and give you great guidance from the first page to the last, from your first hour with Windows 10 to long-term and maintenance tasks.

In addition, this book is part of Que’s exciting new Content Update Program. As Microsoft updates features of Windows 10, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software. The updates will be delivered to you via a FREE Web Edition of this book, which can be accessed with any Internet connection. To learn more, visit? book's FREE companion Web Edition has been updated to include new features and other changes to Windows 10 Anniversary Edition.

This massive book includes detailed step-by-step procedures, which you through even the most complex configuration and management tasks. Whether you have a traditional PC or a souped-up tablet with a touchscreen, Windows 10 In Depth? is just the guide you need. It will get you through the learning curve to become a Windows 10 expert. The authors have scaled the steepest part of the learning curve for you. From the first page to the last, and from your first hour with Windows 10, Brian Knittel and Paul McFedries share their 50+ years of combined Windows, , and security experience with you.

In this book, Knittel and McFedries

  • Take you on an in-depth tour of the new Windows 10 user interface
  • Show you how to upgrade an older version of Windows or how to install Windows 10 on a new
  • Teach you how to configure your Windows settings to maximize this powerful new OS
  • Show you how to navigate the new Modern user interface and apps
  • Teach you how to use a plethora of desktop accessory apps, accessibility tools, and managing documents and files
  • Show you Microsoft’s new (or revived, depending on how long you've been using Windows) Start button
  • Guide you through using Cortana, Microsoft's new online personal digital assistant
  • Explain how to get the most out of Windows Media Player, imaging devices, document scanners, and more
  • Show you how to use Microsoft Edge, the replacement for Internet Explorer
  • Teach you how to set up a LAN, share printers, and network with other operating systems
  • Show you how to troubleshoot your network
  • Teach you how to configure, maintain, and troubleshoot your system like a pro
  • Give you details on tweaking the Windows Registry and using the command-line interface and utilities
  • Guide you through setting up your computer’s firewall, defending yourself from spyware and viruses, and protecting yourself from online fraud
  • Show you how to get the most out of your laptop or tablet PC when traveling
  • Get up and running with the Windows touch interface
  • Teach you how to use Microsoft’s virtualization technology to run other operating systems side by side with Windows 10, or to run Windows 10 within another operating system

Table of Contents

Part I Starting Out With Windows 10
Chapter 1 Meet Windows 10
Chapter 2 Installing Or Upgrading To Windows 10
Chapter 3 Your First Hour With Windows 10

Part II Using Windows 10
Chapter 4 Using The Windows 10 Interface
Chapter 5 Windows Apps And The Windows Store
Chapter 6 Managing Files And Searching
Chapter 7 Devices And Printers
Chapter 8 Accessories And Accessibility
Chapter 9 Configuring Windows 10

Part III Multimedia And Imaging
Chapter 10 Windows Media Player
Chapter 11 Windows And Imaging Devices
Chapter 12 Scanning And Faxing
Chapter 13 More Windows 10 Media Tools

Part IV Windows 10 And The Internet
Chapter 14 Getting Connected
Chapter 15 Web Browsing With Windows 10
Chapter 16 Windows 10 Internet Communications
Chapter 17 Troubleshooting An Internet Connection

Part V Networking
Chapter 18 Creating A Windows Network
Chapter 19 Connecting Your Network To The Internet
Chapter 20 Networking With Other Operating Systems
Chapter 21 Using A Windows Network
Chapter 22 Troubleshooting Your Network

Part VI Maintaining Windows 10
Chapter 23 Windows Management Tools
Chapter 24 Tweaking And Customizing Windows
Chapter 25 Managing Hard Disks And Storage Spaces
Chapter 26 Troubleshooting And Repairing Problems
Chapter 27 Managing Your Software
Chapter 28 Managing Your Hardware
Chapter 29 Editing The Windows Registry
Chapter 30 Command-Line And Automation Tools

Part VII Security
Chapter 31 Protecting Windows From Viruses And Spyware
Chapter 32 Protecting Your Data From Loss And Theft
Chapter 33 Protecting Your Network From Hackers And Snoops
Chapter 34 Protecting Yourself From Fraud And Spam

Part VIII Windows On The Move
Chapter 35 Windows On
Chapter 36 Wireless Networking
Chapter 37 Networking On The Road
Chapter 38 Meetings, Conferencing, And Collaboration
Chapter 39 Remote Desktop And Remote Access

Part IX Appendixes
Appendix A Virtualization
Appendix B Command-Line Utilities

Book Details

  • Title: Windows 10 In Depth
  • Author: ,
  • Length: 1032 pages
  • Edition: 1
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2015-09-27
  • ISBN-10: 0789754746
  • ISBN-13: 9780789754745