Practical Computing

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-01-07
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Practical Computing has been crafted to address the unique challenges novices face in mastering PCs, combining user-friendly design, creative multi-media tools, and a focus on useful skills students can apply immediately, either at home or in the workplace. Windows Vista, working with the Internet, understanding electronic communication, computer maintenance and security, creating documents, creating spreadsheets, purchasing a home computer, and creating basic Web pages. For professionals who are learning the basics of computers.

Author Biography

Lynn Hogan chairs the Department of Computer and Office Information Systems at Calhoun Community College in Decatur, Alabama.

Table of Contents

Understanding Your Personal Computer
Working with Windows VistaTM
Working with Files and Folders
Working With The Internet
Understanding Electronic Communication
Understanding Computer Maintenance and Security
Creating Documents (Using Microsoft Word 2007
Creating Spreadsheets (Using Microsoft Excel 2007
Creating Presentations (Using Microsoft PowerPoint 2007
Working with Graphics
Purchasing a Home Computer
Creating Basic Web Pages
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