The absolute beginner's guide to learning basic computerskills Computing Fundamentals, Introduction to Computers getsyou up to speed on basic computing skills, showing you everythingyou need to know to conquer entry-level computing courses. Writtenby a Microsoft Office Master Instructor, this useful guide walksyou step-by-step through the most important concepts and skills youneed to be proficient on the computer, using nontechnical,easy-to-understand language. You'll start at the very beginning,getting acquainted with the actual, physical machine, then progressthrough the most common software at your own pace. You'll learn howto navigate Windows 8.1, how to access and get around on theInter...
Make sense of Office 2019 Just like using a computer for the first time, learning Microsoft Office applications can be confusing and intimidating at any age. Office 2019 For Seniors For Dummies helps seniors get up to speed quickly with clear-cut, easy-to-read-and-understand steps on how to get the most out of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. The book assumes no prior information and starts with showing how to start each application, how to navigate the interface, dress up documents in Word, create spreadsheets in Excel, create a PowerPoint presentation, and use Outlook as an email client. You’ll also find templates for each application for letters, faxes, a budget grid in Excel, and more. Use Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint Dress up your letters, invitations, and other documents Manage your finances with Excel Use your email to stay in touch with friends and family If you’re an over-50 PC user looking for some gentle instruction on making the most of Office 2019, you’ve come to the right place!
Experience learning made easy—and quickly teach yourself how to create Web pages with the HTML5 specification. With Step by Step, you set the pace—building and practicing the skills you need, just when you need them! Use a division-based layout to structure your Web pages Include menu bars and hyperlinks for clear navigation Apply colors, font sizes, and other formatting with CSS Add graphics, sound, and video to your pages Use the Canvas tag to render visual images on the fly Build user-input forms with buttons, boxes, and menus Your Step by Step digital content includes: All the book's practice files—ready to download and put to work. See "Using the Practice Files," inside. Fully searchable online edition of this book—with unlimited access on the Web. Free online account required; see inside book.
Develop and implement essential computer technology—withconfidence Do you want to develop an understanding of technology to enhanceyour education, career, or personal life, but feel inhibited byyour digital literacy? Fear not! Written in plain English andabsent of undecipherable high-tech jargon, Digital Literacy ForDummies makes it easy to get a grip on computer basics, theInternet, the Cloud, browsing the web, productivity programs andapplications for school and the workplace, computer security andprivacy, the latest in digital lifestyle topics, and so muchmore. Walks you through the basics of developing essential computertechnology skills Shows you how to gain the digital literacy skill...
Get up to speed with the world’s best email application — Outlook 2019 Of the millions of people who use Outlook, most only use about two percent of its features. Don’t stay in the dark! Outlook 2019 For Dummies shows you how to take advantage of often-overlooked tips and tricks to make it work even better for you. Inside, you’ll find information on navigating the user interface; utilizing the To-Do bar; filtering junk email; smart scheduling; RSS support; using electronic business cards; accessing data with two-way sync and offline and cloud based access, and much more! Make the most of Outlook's anti-phishing capabilities Share your calendar Integrate tasks with other Microsoft applications and services Manage email folders If you’re upgrading to the latest version — or have never used this popular email tool — this book makes it easier than ever to get Outlook working for you.
Written by a bestselling author, this book focuses coverage for the maturing Windows audience and covers Windows 98, Internet Explorer 5, Internet connection sharing, improved hardware support, and more.
With increased reliance on home computers to finish work at home and on the weekends, this book helps users maintain their PC, back up data, and keep computers virus free. Learn how to choose, purchase, and install the best upgrades in a single weekend.
Did you just purchase a computer and feel lost? Do you want to own a computer but feel helpless on how to get started? ?PC Fundamentals: Ultimate Guide for New Computer Users? is the guide that you and every new or potential computer owner should have! Easy and fun to read, this book approaches this topic in a simple narrative style when discussing concepts and with short step-by-step procedures when discussing techniques. It covers everything from computer shopping to Windows basics to safe and productive Internet usage. Furthermore, this book shows you how to do some of the most popular multimedia activities on a computer, including playing CDs and DVDs, burning your own CDs, and working with digital images. The goal of this book is to fully arm you with the confidence you need to get started and up and running quickly. It assists in easing the anxieties of owning, using, and maintaining a computer.
Introduces the basics of HTML5, covering such topics as creating a Web site in a simple text editor, formatting content using tags and CSS, adding graphics, building navigation bars, embedding audio and video, and developing forms.