PHIL OLIVER and NOEL
Windows XP for
ISBN: 0 85934 538 6
Published August 2003
One of over 70 books by Phil Oliver and Noel Kantaris,
published by Bernard Babani (publishing) Ltd. Suitable for all PC
If you want to know what to do next when confronted with
Microsoft's Windows XP screen, then this book is for you.
The book was written with the non-expert, busy person in mind. It explains
how to keep in touch with friends and family, how to browse the Internet for
information, and how to control the operating system (in this case Windows
XP Home or Professional Edition). It is the operating system that allows you
to run other programs, store and retrieve information, and look after the
health of your PC.
How to manipulate Windows, and how to be in control of
your data and filing system using My Computer.
How to control printers, and images, and how to add a
fax printer and other hardware and software to your system.
How to configure your system to communicate with the
outside world, and use Outlook Express for all your e-mail requirements.
How to use the Internet Explorer to search the Internet
for information, keep track of your favoured Web sites, History files, and
use Microsoft's Hotmail service.
How to take advantage of the Accessibility tools to
help users with sight, hearing, or dexterity problems, and how to use your
scanned images, digital camera pictures, or video clips as attachments to
How to look after your Computer's health by using the
System Tools to restore your system to a previously working state, use
Microsoft's Web site to update your Windows Setup, how to clean up,
defragment, and scan your hard disc, how to use power saving management
schemes, and how to backup and restore your data.
updated - 30 April 2006