ISBN 9788120331662,Windows Vista Inside Out

Windows Vista Inside Out




Microsoft Press



Microsoft Press

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9788120331662

ISBN-10 8120331664


Number of Pages 1132 Pages
Language (English)

Computer programming

Written by the authors of the immensely popular Microsoft Windows XP Inside Out, this book packs hundreds of time saving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds for using the latest version of the Microsoft Windows operating system--all in a concise, fast-answer format. Dig into the work-ready tools and resources that help you take your Windows Vista experience to the next level. Get the answers you need to use the new features of Windows Vista, including the sidebar and gadgets, and the Windows slide show. You'll also discover how to use new features in Microsoft Windows Media Player and Microsoft Internet Explorer 7. Get up-to-date information on how to configure and customize your desktop, use new security-enhanced features, and more. Table of Contents Part I: Setup and Startup Chapter 1 What's New in Windows Vista Chapter 2 Installing and Configuring Windows Vista Chapter 3 Personalizing Windows Vista's Chapter 4 Adding, Removing, and Managing Programs Chapter 5 Setting Up and Troubleshooting Hardware Chapter 6 Using Internet Explorer 7 Chapter 7 Finding and Organizing Files and Information Chapter 8 E-Mail, Collaboration, and Personal Productivity Chapter 9 Obtaining Help and Support. Part II: Security and Networking Chapter 10 Security Essentials Chapter 11 Managing User Accounts, Passwords, and Logons Chapter 12 Setting Up a Small Network Chapter 13 Managing Shared Folders and Printers Chapter 14 Tweaking and Troubleshooting a Small Network. Part III: Digital Media Chapter 15 Digital Media Essentials Chapter 16 Playing and Organizing a Digital Music Collection Chapter 17 Viewing, Organizing, and Sharing Digital Photos Chapter 18 Creating and Watching Movies and DVDs Chapter 19 Using Windows Media Center. Part IV: System Maintenance and Management Chapter 20 Performing Routine Maintenance Chapter 21 Tuning Up and Monitoring Performance Chapter 22 Monitoring System Activities With Event Viewer Chapter 23 Troubleshooting Windows Errors Chapter 24 Recovering From a Computer Crash Chapter 25 Managing Services Chapter 26 Editing the Registry. Part V: Advanced System Management Chapter 27 Advanced Internet Explorer Security and Administration Chapter 28 Managing Disks and Drives Chapter 29 Controlling Access to Files and Folders Chapter 30 Automating Windows Vista Chapter 31 Advanced Security Management. Part VI: Appendices Appendix A: Windows Vista Editions at a Glance Appendix B: Working with the Command Prompt Appendix C: Using and Customizing Microsoft Management Console Appendix D Viewing System Information