PHIL OLIVER and NOEL
Windows XP the easy way
ISBN: 0 85934 525 4
Published June 2002
One of over 70 books by Phil Oliver and Noel Kantaris,
published by Bernard Babani (publishing) Ltd. Suitable for all PC
If you want to know how to Control Microsoft's Windows XP
the easy way, then this book is for you.
book was written with the non-expert, busy person in mind. After a general
overview of the common Windows interface, the book concentrates on the
controlling features of Windows XP as they appear in the new Category View
of the Control Panel.
The new features in Windows XP, such as the Pictures
and Fax Viewer, copying files and folders to a CD, compressing files and
folders, changing the Taskbar buttons, and moving files and settings.
How to control your display monitor and other hardware
devices, such as printers, keyboard, mouse, phone and modem, scanners and
How to control network and Internet connections, share
information, and use My Network Places to upload Web pages to the
How to create new user accounts, activate and manage
the Guest account, add or remove programs, and control your computerís
date, time, regional settings, sounds and audio devices, and speech
How to control the
accessibility options, and use the performance and maintenance tools to
control the power options on your PC, schedule tasks, clean up and
defragment your hard disc, backup and restore your data, use Microsoft's
Web site to update your Windows set-up, and how to restore your system to
a previously working state.
updated - 30 April 2006