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Title:
Lindows : fast & easy
Author:
Grebler, Eric.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Boston, MA : Premier Press, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xxii, 473 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Title Subject:
ISBN:
9781592000609
Format :
Book

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Central Library QA76.76.O63 G42 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Lindows is an operating system based on Linux, which is being marketed as a low cost, affordable operating system that should bring computers into the homes of thousands of new users. It is currently being sold as stand-alone software, as a free download and as an OEM on various Lindows machines. Lindows is easy to experience because of its friendly graphical interface and support for popular Microsoft Windows file types (.doc, .xls, .ppt, .jpg, .gif, .mp3, etcetera).


Table of Contents

Part I Lindows Basics
Chapter 1 Installing Lindows
Chapter 2 Lindows Basics
Chapter 3 Getting to Know the Desktop
Chapter 4 Managing Files
Chapter 5 Taking Out the Trash
Chapter 6 Detective Work
Part II Installing and Using Programs
Chapter 7 Using Programs Included with Lindows
Chapter 8 Using Lindows Click-N-Run
Chapter 9 Installing Programs
Part III Connecting to the Internet
Chapter 10 Going Online
Chapter 11 Working with E-Mail
Chapter 12 Surfing the Internet
Chapter 13 Creating Web Pages
Chapter 14 Using Instant Messenger
Part IV More Advanced Lindows
Chapter 15 Using the Address Book
Chapter 16 Printers and Printing
Chapter 17 Configuring Lindows
Chapter 18 Advanced Lindows Stuff
Chapter 19 Getting Help

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