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Windows XP : tips & techniques
Glenn, Walter J.
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New York : McGraw-Hill/Osborne, 2002.
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xxii, 505 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Includes index.
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This volume offers more than 300 tips in a clear and concise format, so that users can start working and increase productivity immediately.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xix
Introductionp. xxi
Part I Installation and Setup
Chapter 1 Windows XP: New Features and Installationp. 2
Chapter 2 Managing Windows Components and Applicationsp. 26
Chapter 3 Adding, Removing, and Configuring Hardwarep. 42
Part II Windows Basics
Chapter 4 Using the Windows Desktopp. 60
Chapter 5 Managing Files and Foldersp. 76
Chapter 6 Running and Managing Applicationsp. 92
Chapter 7 Printing and Faxingp. 110
Chapter 8 Using the Command Promptp. 132
Chapter 9 Getting Help and Supportp. 148
Chapter 10 Logging On and Off and Shutting Downp. 170
Part III Networking
Chapter 11 Configuring and Managing Network Connectionsp. 192
Chapter 12 Managing Usersp. 210
Chapter 13 Sharing Files, Printers, and Other Resourcesp. 230
Chapter 14 Working Remotely and Working Offlinep. 248
Part IV Internet
Chapter 15 Getting Connected and Setting Internet Optionsp. 272
Chapter 16 Browsing the Web with Internet Explorerp. 292
Chapter 17 Using E-mail and Newsgroups with Outlook Expressp. 312
Chapter 18 Using MSN Explorer and Windows Messengerp. 334
Part V Having Fun
Chapter 19 Managing Photographs and Graphicsp. 354
Chapter 20 Using Windows Media Playerp. 378
Part VI Customizing Windows
Chapter 21 Changing Desktop and Display Settingsp. 396
Chapter 22 Using the Control Panelp. 412
Chapter 23 Editing the Registryp. 424
Part VII Maintenance and Performance
Chapter 24 Managing Disksp. 434
Chapter 25 Backing Up and Restoring Windowsp. 446
Chapter 26 Using Windows XP Troubleshooting Toolsp. 456
Chapter 27 Monitoring and Improving Performancep. 468
Indexp. 483