Laptops for the Older and Wiser : Get up and Running on Your Laptop Computer

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 05/04/2010
  • Publisher: Wiley

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Written in full colour with explanatory screenshots and easy to read font, Laptops for the Older & Wiser is a user friendly guide aimed at the over 50s. Covering everything from selecting the right type of laptop for a reader's needs (PC and Mac), helping them through the "out of the box" setup, setting up wireless Internet access in their home, and going out and about with their newfound computing freedom, this book is designed for people who want straightforward advice on getting the best out of laptops and the mobile computing experience.Friendly, step by step advice to help readers through topics including: Knowing when a laptop makes sense, and choosing the right laptop for you Advice for purchasing your laptop and getting through the out of the box setup experience Understanding all the various connections, buttons and switches Getting the most from your laptop's battery and managing power Getting connected wirelessly at home and abroad Choosing and getting the most from various laptop accessories Staying safe while online with your laptop Troubleshooting problems, and saving your precious dataand so much more...

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