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ISBN-10 007150950XISBN-13 9780071509503
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-07-226376-8ISBN-13 978-0-07-226376-3
Author(s): Margaret Levine Young; John Levine
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Copyright year: © 2007 Pages: 733
Description

The Ultimate Windows Vista ResourceTake full advantage of the high-performance features available in Microsoft Windows Vista and experience the power of this integrated, next-generation operating system. Windows Vista: The Complete Reference shows you how to install and configure Windows Vista for optimal performance, customize the streamlined new desktop, display sidebars and gadgets, and enjoy all the entertainment capabilities, including music, movies, and games.Find out how to manage your files, install software and hardware, and use the latest Internet technologies. You'll also learn to secure your system, back up and restore your files, and set up a Local Area Network (LAN) so you can share resources. Filled with clear screenshots and detailed explanations, this is your one-stop guide to mastering Windows Vista. Customize your desktop with new UI componentsUse the new User Account Control (UAC)  to prevent unauthorized changes to your computerManage files and folders using Windows Flip 3D and Windows Live Taskbar thumbnails Protect your files using the Backup and Restore Center Manage and edit your photos with the new Windows Photo GalleryKeep track of your appointments with the new Windows CalendarUse Windows Media Center to record live TV and radio, view digital photos, play music, and burn CDs and DVDsConnect to the Internet and use Windows Mail, Internet Explorer 7, and Windows Live MessengerSecure your PC and use Windows UpdateTroubleshoot and tune Windows Vista for maximum performance

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