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100ThingsYouNeedtoKnowAbout Microsoft®WindowsVista™ byEricGeier Publisher:Que PubDate:November21,2007 PrintISBN-10:0-7897-3727-2 PrintISBN-13:978-0-7897-3727-4 Pages:216 TableofContents|Index Overview Tiredofclawingyourwaythroughcomputerbooksthatstartat thebeginningofrecordedhistoryjusttofindonetinynuggetof informationyouneed?Tiredofwrenchingyourbacktopullthat massiveWindowstomeoffyourbookshelf?Tiredofwishingyou couldfindasimpleanswertowhatshouldbeasimpleproblem? Ifyouansweredyestoanyofthesequestions,then100 ThingsYouNeedtoKnowaboutMicrosoft®Windows Vista™isjustthebookyou'vebeenlookingfor Chockfullof timesavingtips,headysolutions,andexpertknow-how,this bookdoesn'tbreakthebanknordoesitrequireaBowflexbody tohoistitaround Insideyou'llfindstep-by-stephelpforthe 100thingseveryWindowsuserneedstoknowwhenmaking thebigswitchbetweenWindowsXPandVista Evenifyou're brandnewtoWindows(meaningVistaisyourfirst-ever operatingsystem),you'llfindtheadvicehereindispensable In thisbook,weassume,forinstance,thatyoureallydon'tgivea hootaboutwhatTCP/IPis We'rebettingyoujustwanttoget yourInternetconnectionupandrunning,andleavethetechy mucktothepropellerheads • Wantallthecoolnewcutting-edgefeaturesandinterface WindowsVistaoffers?Well,beforeyourunoutandbuythe software,youneedtoensureyoursystemwillsupportit!We walkyouthrough,step-by-step,howtomanuallycheckifyour PCandotherhardwareandsoftwarearesupportedforusewith WindowsVista Weshowyouhowtoperformcommonupgrade tasks,ifneeded,beforeyouinstallVista Inaddition,we providetipsandproceduresonbackingupyourdata • Havingtochoosebetweenfivedifferentversions(yes,Vista comesinFIVEflavors!)canbeconfusing!Don'tsweatit, though we'vegotyoucovered Weshowyouhowtodecide whichflavorofVistaisbestsuitedtoyou!Thenwewalkyou throughinstallingandsettingupVistafortheveryfirsttime • NextwedigintothenewVistainterface,whichisquitea changefromtheoldXP!Thenwegiveyouatourofthemany newandenhancedfeatures Whileyoumightfancyyourselfa wicked-smartWindowsuser,don'tskipthissection!We're positiveyou'llfindthingsyoudidn'tknowthatwillhelpyou makeVistadothybidding • Don'tliketheslicknewVistainterface?(Macintosh, anyone?)WeshowyouhowtoharnessthepowerofVistawhile keepingthelookandfeelofyourXP Whosayschangehasto bepainful? • Afteryouhavethebasicsnailed,wethenshowyousomeof thecoolthingsyoucandowithVista,fromcustomizingits performance,todisablingannoyingsecuritycontrols,to connectingtoawirelessnetwork 100ThingsYouNeedtoKnowAbout Microsoft®WindowsVista™ byEricGeier Publisher:Que PubDate:November21,2007 PrintISBN-10:0-7897-3727-2 PrintISBN-13:978-0-7897-3727-4 Pages:216 TableofContents|Index Copyright AbouttheAuthor Acknowledgments WeWanttoHearfromYou! ReaderServices Introduction What'sinThisBook WhoCanUseThisBook HowtoUseThisBook GetReadytoVista! Chapter1 UpgradingtoWindowsVista Section1 UseWindowsVistaUpgradeAdvisor Section2 SystemRequirementsandRecommendations Section3 ChecktheProcessor(CPU) Section4 CheckMemory(RAM) Section5 VerifyHardDriveSpace Section6 CheckCDDriveType Section7 VerifyGraphicsCardSpecs Section8 VerifyAudioCard Section9 CheckPCPeripheralsandAccessories Section10 VerifySoftwareApplicationsAreVista Compatible Section11 MovetoaNewPCPreloadedwithWindowsVista Chapter2 ChoosingandInstallingaWindowsVistaEdition Section12 CompareVistaEditions Section13 FullorUpgradeVersion? Section14 UpgradeIn-PlaceorCleanInstall? Section15 BackUpYourData Section16 InstallWindowsVista Chapter3 IntroducingWindowsVista Section17 NewLookandFunctionality Section18 ParentalControls Section19 WindowsDefenderandWindowsFirewall Section20 NetworkandSharingCenter Section21 InstantSearchandInternetExplorer7 Section22 PhotoGallery Section23 WindowsAeroandWindowsFlip Section24 WindowsMobilityCenterandTabletPCSupport Section25 WindowsMeetingSpace Section26 WindowsSideShow Section27 WindowsAutomaticBackup Section28 WindowsCompletePCBackupandRestore Section29 WindowsMediaCenter Section30 WindowsDVDMaker Section31 Games Section32 WindowsFaxandScan Section33 RemoteDesktopConnection Section34 ShadowCopy Section35 WindowsBitLockerDriveEncryption Section36 LanguagePacks Chapter4 ChangingtheLookandFeelofVista Section37 BanishtheWelcomeCenter Section38 DisableWindowsSidebar Section39 ChangeWindowsThemes Section40 AddtheMainIcons Section41 AddtheMicrosoftInternetExplorerIcon Section42 ReduceLargeIcons Section43 RenametheComputerIcon Section44 RenametheNetworkIcon Section45 ChangetotheClassicStartMenu Section46 DisplaytheLogOffButtonontheStartMenu Section47 ShowThumbnailsofPictures Section48 RemoveTabbedBrowsingfromInternetExplorer Section49 DisplaytheMenuBarinInternetExplorer7 Chapter5 FindingYourWayAroundinVista Section50 RenamedWindowsApplications Section51 MyDocuments Section52 SharedDocumentsFolder Section53 ViewtheFolderPath Section54 UpArrowHasBeenRemoved Section55 MyNetworkPlaces Section56 DesktopSettings Section57 AdvancedPerformanceSettings Section58 NetworkConnectionStatusDetails Section59 WirelessNetworkConnectionPrioritiesand Preferences Section60 NetworkConnections Section61 HyperTerminal Section62 RunPrompt Section63 SystemRestore Section64 WebDesktopItems Section65 DragtheShortcutIconinMicrosoftInternet Explorer7 Section66 FindOnThisPageinInternetExplorer7 Section67 ViewHistoryinInternetExplorer7 Section68 SecureWebsitePadlockinInternetExplorer7 Section69 VolumeControl Section70 Add/RemovePrograms Section71 DisplayProperties Section72 FilmstripView Chapter6 TipsandTricks Section73 ApplytheVistaStyletoXPComputers Section74 DisplayaMenuofItemsontheStartMenu Section75 AddMoreGadgetstoSidebar Section76 ChangePowerButtononStartMenu Section77 SetUpAdditionalClocksforOtherTimeZones Section78 UseMilitaryTimeFormatfortheClock Section79 UsetheTaskbarAddressBar Section80 ResizeIconswiththeMouse Section81 SearchfromtheStartMenu Section82 UsetheShowDesktopShortcutontheTaskbar Menu Section83 CreateaShortcuttoNetworkConnections Section84 RestarttheWindowsExplorerShellWithout RebootingWindows Section85 ViewListofSharedFilesandFolders Section86 SelectFilesUsingCheckBoxes Section87 UseaUSBFlashDrivetoImprovePC Performance Section88 RefreshYourPCwithaNightlyReboot Section89 DisableUserAccountControlPop-upAlerts Section90 DisableUACPop-upAlertsforOnly Administrators Section91 UseComputerLockforSecurityWhenLeaving Section92 CreateaShortcuttoLockYourComputer Section93 Auto-LogintoBypasstheLogonScreen Section94 ChangeWindowsUsingFlip3D Section95 AddProviderstoLiveSearchinInternetExplorer Section96 ChangetheHomePageofNewTabsinInternet Explorer7 Section97 UseWindowsKeyboardShortcuts Section98 UsetheSnippingTooltoCaptureScreenshots Section99 AdjustAudioLevelsperApplication Section100 UsetheSyncCenter Index Copyright 100ThingsYouNeedtoKnowAboutMicrosoft®Windows Vista™ Copyright®2008byQuePublishing Allrightsreserved Nopartofthisbookshallbereproduced, storedinaretrievalsystem,ortransmittedbyanymeans, electronic,mechanical,photocopying,recording,orotherwise, withoutwrittenpermissionfromthepublisher Nopatent liabilityisassumedwithrespecttotheuseoftheinformation containedherein Althougheveryprecautionhasbeentakenin thepreparationofthisbook,thepublisherandauthorassume noresponsibilityforerrorsoromissions Norisanyliability assumedfordamagesresultingfromtheuseoftheinformation containedherein ISBN-13:9780789737274 LibraryofCongressCataloging-in-PublicationData: Geier,Eric,1984 100thingsyouneedtoknowaboutMicrosoftWindowsVista/Eric Geier. 1sted p cm ISBN0-7897-3727-2 MicrosoftWindows(Computerfile)2 Operatingsystems(Computers) I Title II Title:OnehundredthingsyouneedtoknowaboutMicrosoft WindowsVista QA76.76.O63G432007 005.4'46 dc22 2007036760 PrintedintheUnitedStatesofAmerica FirstPrinting:November2007 AssociatePublisher GregWiegand AcquisitionsandDevelopmentEditor RickKughen ManagingEditor GinaKanouse ProjectEditor AnneGoebel CopyEditor KarenAnnett Indexer LisaStumpf Proofreader KathyRuiz TechnicalEditor ChristianKenyeres PublishingCoordinator CindyTeeters Designer AnneJones Composition NonieRatcliff Trademarks Alltermsmentionedinthisbookthatareknowntobe trademarksorservicemarkshavebeenappropriately capitalized QuePublishingcannotattesttotheaccuracyofthis information Useofaterminthisbookshouldnotberegarded asaffectingthevalidityofanytrademarkorservicemark WarningandDisclaimer Everyefforthasbeenmadetomakethisbookascompleteand asaccurateaspossible,butnowarrantyorfitnessisimplied Theinformationprovidedisonan"asis"basis Theauthorand thepublishershallhaveneitherliabilitynorresponsibilitytoany personorentitywithrespecttoanylossordamagesarising fromtheinformationcontainedinthisbook BulkSales QuePublishingoffersexcellentdiscountsonthisbookwhen orderedinquantityforbulkpurchasesorspecialsales For moreinformation,pleasecontact U.S CorporateandGovernmentSales 1-800-382-3419 corpsales@pearsontechgroup.com ForsalesoutsideoftheU.S.,pleasecontact InternationalSales international@pearsoned.com Dedication TomywifeSierra,andmydaughterMadison,foryour motivationandlove Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] keyboardshortcuts Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] languagepacks LiveSearch addingprovidersto InternetExplorer7 locks,computerlock shortcuts LogOffbutton,displayingonStartmenu logonscreen,bypassingwithauto-login Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] ManageWirelessNetworkswindow memory menubar,displayinginInternetExplorer7 MicrosoftInternetExplorer7 draggingshortcuticonin FindOnThisPage securewebsitepadlock viewhistory MicrosoftInternetExplorericon,adding2nd inWindowsClassicView MicrosoftWindowsVistaBusiness MicrosoftWindowsVistaEnterprise MicrosoftWindowsVistaHomeBasic MicrosoftWindowsVistaHomePremium MicrosoftWindowsVistaUltimate MicrosoftWindowsVista,installing militarytimeformat monitoringcapabilities,parentalcontrols mouse,resizingicons movingtonewPCspreloadedwithWindowsVista MyDocuments MyNetworkPlaces Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] NetMeeting[SeeWindowsMeetingSpace.] Network NetworkandSharingCenter2nd accessing networkclassificationscheme networkconnectionstatusdetails NetworkConnectionswindow networkconnections,creatingshortcutsto Networkicon,renaming networks,supportfornonbroadcastingwirelessnetworks nonbroadcastingwirelessnetworks,supportfor Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] OutlookExpress[SeeWindowsMail.] Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] parentalcontrols accessing controlling monitoringcapabilities PCs,refreshingwithnightlyreboots performance,improvingwithUSBflashdrives peripherals personalfolders Personalization2nd PhotoGallery Powerbutton,changingonStartmenu ProgramsandFeatures providers,addingtoLiveSearchinInternetExplorer7 Publicfolder Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] RAM(randomaccessmemory) reducingicons,largeicons refreshingPCwithnightlyreboots Registrykey,adding Registry,creatingbackupcopies RemoteDesktopConnection removingtabbedbrowsingfromInternetExplorer7 renaming Computericon Networkicon resizingiconswiththemouse restartingWindowsExplorershellwithoutrebootingWindows Runprompt Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] screenshots,capturingwithSnippingTool searches,InstantSearch searchingfromStartmenu SecureSocketsLayer(SSL) securewebsitepadlock,MicrosoftInternetExplorer7 security accessingsecuritytools auto-login computerlock shortcuts WindowsDefender WindowsFirewall selectingfilesusingcheckboxes ServiceSetIdentifier(SSID) ShadowCopy SharedDocumentsfolder sharedfiles,viewinglistsof sharedfolders,viewinglistsof shortcuts creatingtonetworkconnections keyboardshortcuts lockingyourcomputer ShowDesktopshortcut ShowDesktopshortcut,Taskbarmenu showingthumbnailsofpictures shutdownoptions Sidebar,addinggadgetsto sizingiconswiththemouse Sleepmode SnippingTool,capturingscreenshots software,verifyingcompatibilitywithWindowsVista sound,adjustingaudiolevelsperapplication space,verifyingharddrivespace SSID(ServiceSetIdentifier) SSL(SecureSocketsLayer) Startmenu appearanceof changingtoClassicStartmenu displayingLogOffbutton displayingmenusofitemson Powerbutton,changing searchingfrom styles,applyingVistastyletoXPcomputers SyncCenter systemrequirementsandrecommendationsforWindowsVista SystemRestore Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] tabbedbrowsing,removingfromInternetExplorer7 TabletPC tabs,changinghomepageofnewtabsinInternetExplorer7 Taskbarmenu,ShowDesktopshortcut taskbars,appearanceof Telnet themes,changing Thumbnailsfeature,showingthumbnailsofpictures thumbnails,showing timezones,settingupadditionalclocksforothertimezones Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] UAC(UserAccountControl) disablingpop-upalertsforonlyadministrators unitsofmeasure Upbutton upgradedversionsofWindowsVista in-placeorcleaninstall versusfullversions upgradingtoWindowsVista audiocards CDdrives CPU graphicscards harddrivespace movingtonewPCspreloadedwithWindowsVista peripherals RAM WindowsVistaUpgradeAdvisor USBflashdrives UserAccountControl[SeeUAC(UserAccountControl).] useraccountcontrolpop-upalerts,disabling Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] verifyingsoftwareapplicationcompatibilitywithWindowsVista viewhistory,MicrosoftInternetExplorer7 viewing folderpaths listsofsharedfilesandfolders VistaTransformationPack VolumeControl Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] webdesktopitems WelcomeCenter,disabling WindowBlinds Windows keyboardshortcuts restartingWindowsExplorershellwithoutrebooting Windows WindowsAddressBook WindowsAero WindowsAutomaticBackup WindowsBitLockerDriveEncryption WindowsClassicView,addingMicrosoftInternetExplorericon WindowsCompletePCBackupandRestore WindowsContacts WindowsDefender WindowsDVDMaker2nd WindowsEasyTransfer WindowsEasyTransferutilities WindowsExplorershell,restartingwithoutrebootingWindows WindowsFaxandScan2nd WindowsFirewall2nd WindowsFlip3D WindowsHotStart WindowsMail WindowsMediaCenter accessing touring WindowsMeetingSpace2nd WindowsMobilityCenter WindowsPhotoGallery2nd WindowsPictureandFaxViewer WindowsSecurityCenter WindowsSidebar2nd appearanceof disabling WindowsSideShow compatibledevices gadgets installingdevices Windowstaskbar,addingAddressbar Windowsthemes,changing WindowsVistaUpgradeAdvisor2nd windows,changingwithFlip3D wirelessnetworkconnectionprioritiesandpreferences wirelessnetworks,supportfornonbroadcastingwireless networks Index [A][B][C][D][F][G][H][I][K][L][M][N][O][P][R][S] [T][U][V][W][X] XPcomputers,applyingVistastyleto ... performance, to disablingannoyingsecuritycontrols, to connecting to awirelessnetwork 100 Things You Need to Know About Microsoft Windows Vista byEricGeier Publisher: Que PubDate:November21, 2007 Print ISBN- 10:0-7897-3727-2 Print ISBN- 13:978-0-7897-3727-4... containedherein ISBN- 13:9780789737274 LibraryofCongressCataloging-in-PublicationData: Geier,Eric,1984 100 things you need to know about Microsoft Windows Vista /Eric Geier. 1sted p cm ISBN 0-7897-3727-2... ISBN 0-7897-3727-2 Microsoft Windows (Computerfile)2 Operatingsystems(Computers) I Title II Title:Onehundred things you need to know about Microsoft Windows Vista QA76.76.O63G43 2007 005.4'46
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Xem thêm: Que 100 things you need to know about microsoft windows vista dec 2007 ISBN 0789737272 , Que 100 things you need to know about microsoft windows vista dec 2007 ISBN 0789737272 , Chapter 1. Upgrading to Windows Vista, Section 1. Use Windows Vista Upgrade Advisor, Section 2. System Requirements and Recommendations, Section 3. Check the Processor (CPU), Section 5. Verify Hard Drive Space, Section 7. Verify Graphics Card Specs, Section 11. Move to a New PC Preloaded with Windows Vista, Chapter 2. Choosing and Installing a Windows Vista Edition, Section 15. Back Up Your Data, Section 17. New Look and Functionality, Section 19. Windows Defender and Windows Firewall, Section 20. Network and Sharing Center, Section 21. Instant Search and Internet Explorer 7, Section 24. Windows Mobility Center and Tablet PC Support, Section 28. Windows Complete PC Backup and Restore, Section 32. Windows Fax and Scan, Section 35. Windows BitLocker Drive Encryption, Section 37. Banish the Welcome Center, Section 40. Add the Main Icons, Section 41. Add the Microsoft Internet Explorer Icon, Section 44. Rename the Network Icon, Section 45. Change to the Classic Start Menu, Section 46. Display the Log Off Button on the Start Menu, Section 47. Show Thumbnails of Pictures, Section 48. Remove Tabbed Browsing from Internet Explorer 7, Chapter 5. Finding Your Way Around in Vista, Section 54. Up Arrow Has Been Removed, Section 59. Wireless Network Connection Priorities and Preferences, Section 67. View History in Internet Explorer 7, Section 68. Secure Website Padlock in Internet Explorer 7, Section 74. Display a Menu of Items on the Start Menu, Section 75. Add More Gadgets to Sidebar, Section 76. Change Power Button on Start Menu, Section 77. Set Up Additional Clocks for Other Time Zones, Section 78. Use Military Time Format for the Clock, Section 79. Use the Taskbar Address Bar, Section 80. Resize Icons with the Mouse, Section 81. Search from the Start Menu, Section 83. Create a Shortcut to Network Connections, Section 84. Restart the Windows Explorer Shell Without Rebooting Windows, Section 87. Use a USB Flash Drive to Improve PC Performance, Section 88. Refresh Your PC with a Nightly Reboot, Section 89. Disable User Account Control Pop-up Alerts, Section 90. Disable UAC Pop-up Alerts for Only Administrators, Section 91. Use Computer Lock for Security When Leaving, Section 95. Add Providers to Live Search in Internet Explorer 7, Section 96. Change the Home Page of New Tabs in Internet Explorer 7, Section 100. Use the Sync Center

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