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Make the most of your new Windows 10 device–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to take control of Windows 10, and use it to create, connect, and discover…simplify and organize your whole life…learn more, play more, do more, live better! This book shows you how to do what you want, the way you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Windows has never, ever been this simple!
In addition, this Web Edition is part of Que’s Content Update Program. As Microsoft updates features of Windows 10, sections of this Web Edition will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software.
Author Alan Wright has worked professionally in and around IT for over 10 years. He has provided enterprise-level support in the Detroit, Michigan, area and continues to provide software and hardware support for small business and residential users. He holds several certifications from CompTIA and Microsoft and enjoys working with technology and teaching others how they can make technology work for them as computers and tablets continue to evolve. Alan has been the technical editor on other books from Que Publishing, including Using Windows 8 and co-authored Windows 8.1 Absolute Beginner's Guide. Wright will help you learn how to:
· Run Windows the way that’s easiest for you: mouse, touch, or keyboard
· Make the most of the Charms Bar and other new shortcuts
· Retrieve up-to-the-minute news, sports, weather, and financial data
· Set up your home network, printer, and other devices
· Safeguard your personal information and keep it private
· Enjoy all your digital photos, videos, movies, and music
· Easily connect with anyone through email and the People app
· Discover and play new Windows 10 games
· Control your Xbox from Windows with Xbox® SmartGlass™
· Manage even the most gigantic collections of data and media
· Automatically back up your data to the cloud
· Fix problems, protect against malware, and keep Windows working reliably
· And much more!
Introduction1 Meet Windows 102 Interacting With Windows3 Optimizing the Start Screen4 Installing Windows Apps5 Working With Windows Apps6 Finding Your Way Around the Windows Desktop7 Working With Windows Desktop Applications8 Tweak Windows to Reflect Your Personality9 These Are a Few of My Favorite Apps10 Using Search and Share11 Configuring Input Device Settings12 Configuring Display and Sound Settings13 Configuring Notifications and Advanced Settings14 Connecting to Networks and the Internet15 Browsing the Web16 Keeping Up With Your Contacts in the People App17 Setting Up the Mail App18 Using the Mail App19 Managing Your Calendar20 Working With Other Windows Apps21 Securing Your Windows Computer22 Sharing Files and Printers23 File and Folder Basics24 Advanced File and Folder Management25 Using OneDrive26 Working with Photos in Windows27 Setting Up an Xbox Live Account28 Having Fun with Movies and Video29 Enjoying Music30 Having Fun and Playing Games31 Keeping Your Computer Healthy32 Resolving Common Problems