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Title:
Easy Internet : see it done, do it yourself
Author:
Kraynak, Joe.
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Edition:
Fifth edition.
Publication Information:
Indianapolis, Ind. : Que, 2002.
Physical Description:
xi, 293 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
Previous ed.: 2000.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
Added Title:
Internet.
ISBN:
9780789727893
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Aimed at beginning level users of the Internet, this text provides a visual approach, showing how to access email, browse, buy online, find entertainment information, and read the news online.


Author Notes

Joe Kraynak has taught hundreds of thousands of novice computer users how to master their computers and their software. His long list of computer books includes The Complete Idiot's Guide to Computer Basics, Using and Upgrading PCs, CliffsNotes Buying Your First PC, More Easy Windows 98, and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Microsoft Office XP . After graduating from Purdue University, Joe spent several years as a technical writer, developing training manuals for various manufacturing plants throughout the state of Indiana. Joe's wide range of computer and training experience has helped him develop a strong commitment to making computers, software, and the Internet more easily accessible to the average user. Joe also authored Easy Internet, Fourth Edition .


Table of Contents

Part 1 Going Online with America Onlinep. 2
Part 2 Going Online with MSNp. 32
Part 3 Connecting to the Internetp. 60
Part 4 Browsing the World Wide Webp. 72
Part 5 Customizing Your Web Browserp. 108
Part 6 Downloading (Copying) Files from the Internetp. 130
Part 7 Sending and Receiving E-mail Messagesp. 152
Part 8 Reading and Posting Newsgroup Messagesp. 188
Part 9 Chatting and Instant Messaging on the Internetp. 212
Part 10 Placing "Phone" Calls over the Internetp. 234
Part 11 Creating and Publishing a Web Pagep. 246
Glossaryp. 274