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Practical PC,9780619267995

Practical PC

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Cengage Learning
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A part of the Practical series, this text offers an engaging, interactive approach to teaching PC concepts. The companion BookOnCD featuring videos, animations, screen tours, and hands-on activities, which teaches students how to use their PC. This edition includes new screenshots and screentours featuring Office 2003 and Windows XP and covers important ethical and societal issues that affect today?s PC users, such as software, piracy, e-commerce security, email privacy, and more.

Table of Contents

PC Basics
Getting Started
Looking at Windows
Installing and Learning Software
Computer Files
Naming and Saving Files
Organizing Files and Folders
Protecting Your Files
The Internet, the Web, and E-mail
Connecting to the Internet
Browsing and Searching the Web
Sending E-mail and Attachments
Application Software
Writing and Printing Documents
Making Spreadsheets and Presentations
Accessing Databases
Graphics, Sound, and Video
Working with Graphics
Recording and Editing Sound
Creating Desktop Video and Animation
Upgrades and Expansion
Looking "Under the Hood"
Upgrading and Expanding Your PC
Buying a PC
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