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The Resource Laptops for Dummies®, by Dan Gookin

Laptops for Dummies®, by Dan Gookin

Label
Laptops for Dummies®
Title
Laptops for Dummies®
Statement of responsibility
by Dan Gookin
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The fast and easy way to get up and running with a laptop Are you new to the world of laptops? You've come to the right place! Laptops For Dummies covers the many topics and issues unique to laptops, including synchronizing with the desktop, coordinating email pick-up between two machines, remotely accessing the desktop, networking, power management, storage, security, and more. This new edition also provides updates to cover the latest technology, current processors, and steps to update memory and hard drive capacities. In business while they spend most of their time in a desktop docking station laptops are absolutely essential for providing mobility to professionals. In the home, they've begun to replace desktop PCs, as they now offer larger displays, longer battery power, and speeds equal to desktop computers. Plus, you can do just about everything with a laptop that you can do with a traditional desktop, minus the big, bulky machine and multiple cords. If you're just making the switch over to a laptop, this hands-on, easy-to-follow guide makes the transition easy! * Covers the latest hardware and technology updates you need to get up and running with your laptop * Includes updates on the new Windows 9 operating system, wireless networking, smartphone tethering, and using productivity applications on laptops * Walks you through everything you need to deal with add-ons, networking procedures, and connectivity and communication * Presents complex material in a way that makes it simple and accessible Whether you've never logged onto a laptop or are just looking to stay up-to-date with the latest information on operating systems and software, Laptops For Dummies has you covered."--Www.amazon.com
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gookin, Dan
Dewey number
004.16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.5
LC item number
.G6294 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
For dummies--
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Laptop computers
  • Computers
  • Microcomputers
  • Computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Microcomputers
Label
Laptops for Dummies®, by Dan Gookin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The printing chapter
  • Expanding your laptop's universe
  • O the places you'l go
  • Presentation information
  • A laptop at play
  • The networking thing
  • Network life in laptop land
  • Your files from afar
  • Internet safety
  • A more secure laptop
  • The portable computing
  • Laptop troubleshooting
  • Laptop maintenance and upgrading
  • Ten battery tips and tricks
  • Ten handy laptop accessories
  • Ten things to throw in your laptop bag
  • A laptop box to lap
  • To turn on a laptop
  • To turn off a laptop
  • Traditional laptop tour
  • The tablet PC tour
  • Your laptop and Windows
  • Portable power
Control code
1635743
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
xiii, 319 pages
Isbn
9781119041801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1635743
  • (OCoLC)898161408
Label
Laptops for Dummies®, by Dan Gookin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The printing chapter
  • Expanding your laptop's universe
  • O the places you'l go
  • Presentation information
  • A laptop at play
  • The networking thing
  • Network life in laptop land
  • Your files from afar
  • Internet safety
  • A more secure laptop
  • The portable computing
  • Laptop troubleshooting
  • Laptop maintenance and upgrading
  • Ten battery tips and tricks
  • Ten handy laptop accessories
  • Ten things to throw in your laptop bag
  • A laptop box to lap
  • To turn on a laptop
  • To turn off a laptop
  • Traditional laptop tour
  • The tablet PC tour
  • Your laptop and Windows
  • Portable power
Control code
1635743
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
xiii, 319 pages
Isbn
9781119041801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1635743
  • (OCoLC)898161408

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