Using Windows 8 (Computer Training)

Using Windows 8 (Computer Training)

ABOUT Kevin Wilson

Kevin Wilson
Kevin Wilson, a practicing computer engineer and tutor, has had a passion for gadgets, cameras, computers and technology for many years. After graduating with masters in computer science, software engineering & multimedia systems, He has worked in the computer industry supporting and  More...



Using Windows 8 getting started, is the essential step by step guide to using a computer, netbook or tablet running Windows 8, providing a complete resource for both the beginner and the enthusiast.

This book explores setting up your computer, transferring your files from your old machine, keeping your machine safe from viruses, backing up your important data so it doesn’t get lost, creating stunning presentations, writing beautiful looking documents, as well as organising your favourite music into playlists, onto your iPod or burning a CD to play in the car. As well as storing, organising and manipulating your precious photos into albums or slideshows to show to friends or make precious memories.

Techniques are illustrated in full colour step-by-step using photography and screen prints throughout, together with concise, easy to follow text from an established expert in the field, provide a comprehensive guide to computer literacy.

Whether you have just bought your first computer, laptop or are a keen computer user who has just upgraded to Windows 8, this book will provide you with a firm grasp of the underpinning foundations and equip you with the skills needed to use a computer like a pro.