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Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies
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The stress-free way to get up and running with Windows 10

If you're a first-time, over-50 Windows user looking for an authoritative, easy-to-follow guide to the basics of this new operating system, look no further. This no-nonsense book cuts through confusing jargon and covers just what you need to know, providing lots of helpful figures along the way!

Whether you're upgrading to the new Windows 10 operating system with the hopes of keeping in touch with loved ones via webcam or social media, or simply want to make your life more organized and streamlined, all the help you need to make the most of Windows 10 is at your fingertips. You'll find out how to navigate the interface with a mouse or touchscreen, manage printers and other external devices, store files in the Cloud, send and receive email, listen to music, and so much more.

  • Customize the desktop and set up a simple network
  • Connect with family and friends online
  • Protect your data, your computer, and your identity
  • Learn faster and easier with the help of large-print text
  • There's no easier way to get up and running on the new Windows operating system than with Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies.

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    Whether you're upgrading to the new Windows 10 operating system with the hopes of keeping in touch with loved ones via webcam or social media, or simply want to make your life more organized and streamlined, all the help you need to make the most of Windows 10 is at your fingertips. You'll find out how to navigate the interface with a mouse or touchscreen, manage printers and other external devices, store files in the Cloud, send and receive email, listen to music, and so much more.

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  • Connect with family and friends online
  • Protect your data, your...
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  • Customize the desktop and set up a simple network
  • Connect with family and friends online
  • Protect your data, your computer, and your identity
  • Learn faster and easier with the help of large-print text
  • There's no easier way to get up and running on the new Windows operating system than with Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies.

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    Introduction 1

    Part 1: Getting Started with Windows 10 7

    CHAPTER 1: Getting in Touch with Windows 10 9

    CHAPTER 2: Using the Start Screen and Apps 29

    CHAPTER 3: Adjusting Windows 10 Settings 53

    CHAPTER 4: Working with User Accounts 67

    CHAPTER 5: Getting Comfortable with the Desktop 87

    Part 2: Windows 10 and the Web 107

    CHAPTER 6: Finding What You Need on the Web 109

    CHAPTER 7: Emailing Family and Friends 127

    CHAPTER 8: Exploring Apps for Your Daily Life 141

    Part 3: Having Fun with Windows 10 159

    CHAPTER 9: Exploring the Microsoft Store 161

    CHAPTER 10: Taking Photos and More 175

    CHAPTER 11: Enjoying Music and Videos 191

    Part 4: Beyond the Basics 207

    CHAPTER 12: Maintaining Windows 10 209

    CHAPTER 13: Connecting a Printer and Other Devices 231

    CHAPTER 14: Organizing Your Documents 241

    CHAPTER 15: Backing Up and Restoring Files 265

    Index 281