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Author McFedries, Paul.

Title The complete idiot's guide to using your computer-- for seniors / by Paul McFedries.

Imprint Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    004.16 MCFE    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    004.16 MCF    DUE 03-22-17 Billed
Description xvii, 395 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Getting comfy with your computer. A few computer basics ; Getting to know windows ; Installing and running programs ; Dealing with documents ; Playing with photos, music, and movies ; Troubleshooting your computer -- Making your computer easier to use. Circumventing visual challenges ; Surmounting hearing challenges ; Overcoming physical challenges -- Using your computer to go online. Setting up a network and Internet access ; Surfing the Web ; Exchanging email ; Getting the most from online shopping ; Connecting with family and friends -- Staying safe online. Playing it safe on the Web ; Keeping your email safe and sound ; Avoiding scams.
Summary This helpful guide shows you how to get the most from your computer, from an introduction to the mouse and keyboard, and a primer on Microsoft Windows 7, to tips for customizing your computer to fit your needs.
Subject Computers and older people.
Internet and older people.
Microcomputers.
Added Title Using your computer-- for seniors
ISBN 9781615641611 (pbk.)
1615641610 (pbk.)

 
    
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