Windows Vista Secrets (Paperback)

Brian Livingston, Paul Thurrott

  • 出版商: Wiley
  • 出版日期: 2007-01-10
  • 售價: $1,350
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,283
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 672
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0764577042
  • ISBN-13: 9780764577048
  • 已過版




  • Featuring tips, tricks, and details not found anywhere else, this book reveals features of the new OS and is packed with little-known information that readers can put to use instantly
  • Two of the most recognized Windows authorities-Brian Livingston and Paul Thurrott-tap their extensive network of Windows beta testers and conduct their own experiments on finding hidden features in the new OS
  • Page after page contains screen shots, tables, and illustrations and unveils unique information not available anywhere else
  • Bypasses the obvious and instead examines uncommon tips on fixing Windows desktop problems and how to prevent them entirely


Table of Contents

Read This First.

Part I: Surviving Setup.

Chapter 1: Selecting the Right Vista Version.

Chapter 2: Installing and Upgrading to Windows Vista.

Chapter 3: Vista Compatibility.

Part II: Understanding the Windows Vista User Experience.

Chapter 4: What’s New in the Windows Vista User Interface.

Chapter 5: Where’s My Stuff? Finding and Organizing Files.

Chapter 6: Using Windows Sidebar.

Chapter 7: Fonts.

Part III: Security.

Chapter 8: Windows Vista Security Features.

Chapter 9: New User Account Features.

Part IV: Digital Media and Entertainment.

Chapter 10: Windows Media Player 11.

Chapter 11: Enjoying Digital Photos.

Chapter 12: Making Movies and DVD Movies.

Chapter 13: Digital Media in the Living Room: Windows Media Center.

Chapter 14: Having Fun: Games and Vista.

Part V: Mobility.

Chapter 15: Computing to Go: Windows Vista Mobility Features.

Chapter 16: New Tablet PC Features.

Part VI: Internet and Networking.

Chapter 17: Browsing the Web with Internet Explorer 7.

Chapter 18: Windows Mail and Contacts.

Chapter 19: Using and Understanding Windows Live Services.

Part VII: Home Office/Power User.

Chapter 20: Managing Your Schedule with Windows Calendar.

Chapter 21: Keeping Your Data Safe.

Chapter 22: Microsoft PowerShell.

Appendix: Vista Symbols.