Book + Content Update Program
Easily Unlock the Power of Your New Windows 10 Computer
Discover hundreds of tips and tricks you can use right away with your Windows 10 computer to get more done and have more fun.
You’ll learn how to use your Windows 10 computer both as a powerful communication, organization, and productivity tool and as a feature-packed entertainment device. Guy Hart-Davis shows you strategies for making the most of Microsoft’s robust built-in apps, from the new Edge browser to your Cortana personal assistant.
Easy to understand and nontechnical, Windows 10 Tips and Tricks is perfect for beginners--and for more experienced users ready to get more productive or move to a new computer. Whether you’re running Windows 10 on a desktop, a laptop, or a tablet, get this book and run it better!
Here’s just a sampling of what this book’s tips, tricks, and strategies will help you do:
- Set up your Windows 10 computer and make it work just the way you want
- Navigate Windows 10 like a pro
- Make the most of Windows’ resurrected and improved Start menu
- Explore the web faster, smarter, and more safely with Microsoft Edge
- Enter text whatever way you like best--including the on-screen keyboard and handwriting panel
- Communicate via email, Skype, and much more
- Quickly find whatever you’re looking for, wherever you’ve stored it
- Share your device with others and still keep it secure
- Connect to wireless networks more reliably, with better performance--even hidden networks!
- Use multiple displays at once--even TV screens
- Give yourself faster access to the apps and files you need the most
- Protect your privacy and choose which notifications to receive
- Organize and share your media library
- Supercharge your productivity with virtual desktops and other shortcuts
- Improve performance, fix problems, and keep Windows 10 working reliably
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 www.quepublishing.com/CUP.
How to access the web edition: Follow the instructions in the book to learn how to register your book to access the FREE Web Edition.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Setting Up Windows
Chapter 2. Navigating Windows Like a Pro
Chapter 3. Connecting to Networks and the Internet
Chapter 4. Connecting External Hardware
Chapter 5. Customizing Windows to Suit Your Needs
Chapter 6. Sorting Out Your Files, Folders, and Storage
Chapter 7. Securing and Sharing Your Computer
Chapter 8. Optimizing Your Computer’s Performance
Chapter 9. Installing, Running, and Managing Apps
Chapter 10. Enjoying Music, Photos, and Videos
Chapter 11. Browsing the Internet Safely
Chapter 12. Communicating via Email and Skype
Chapter 13. Updating and Troubleshooting Windows
Chapter 14. Going Further with Advanced Moves