Laptops For The Older And Wiser

Laptops For The Older And Wiser

Get Up And Running On Your Laptop Computer

Book - 2010
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Helpful, easy-to-follow guide for new laptop users over the ageof 50

Laptops are fun and more popular than ever, but they are stillcomputers and come with their own set of issues: easier to steal,more likely to be dropped, often dependent on wireless Internetaccess, and other concerns. If you're entering the computer worldas an older adult?and wondering about laptops?thisstraightforward, helpful book is for you.

Written in full color with lots of screenshots and clear,easy-to-read type, this friendly guide walks you through theprocess from start to finish: selecting which type of laptop isright for you (PC or Mac?), handling setup, safely adding wirelessInternet access, staying secure online, and much more.

Provides guidance for purchasing your laptop, bringing it home,and setting up Walks you through all the various connections, buttons andswitches Shows you how to connect wirelessly at home and abroad,safely Delves into laptop accessories, whether you need them, and howto get the most out of them Addresses online security issues and how to stay safe Explores troubleshooting problems and how to save your preciousdata

Prepare properly, enjoy the freedom, and maybe even show thekids a thing or two with this fun and practical guide!

Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : Wiley, 2010.
ISBN: 9780470685969
Characteristics: x, 268 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.


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