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Windows xp for dummies - Rahbone A.

Rahbone A. Windows xp for dummies - Hungry minds , 2001. - 430 p.
ISBN: 0-7645-0893-8
Download (direct link): microsoftwind2001.pdf
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Playing DVDs ..............................................................283
Playing MP3s and WMAs .....................................................284
Creating WMAs or MP3s .....................................................285
Storing Files in Your My Music and Shared Music Folders ...................288
Playing Videos.............................................................290
Moving Music or Video to an MP3 Player or Pocket PC .......................291
Burning Your Own CDs ......................................................294
Adding Skins to Media Player ..............................................296
Fixing Media Player Muckups ...............................................297
It just doesn’t work! ...............................................298
Table of Contents
Does it have to be so huge? ......................................299
Bizarre Multimedia Words...............................................299
Part W: Help!.....................................................................302
Chapter 14: Customizing Windows XP (Fiddling with the Control Panel) ................................................................304
Finding the Right Control Panel Option.................................305
Appearance and Themes .................................................313
Changing the display’s background, screen saver,
and resolution.................................................313
Making Windows display folders differently .......................320
Adjusting your taskbar and Start menu ............................322
Viewing your computer’s fonts ....................................323
Network and Internet Connections ......................................324
Add or Remove Programs ................................................324
Removing programs ................................................324
Installing a new program .........................................326
Adding or removing Windows components ............................326
Sounds, Speech, and Audio Devices .....................................327
Changing Windows’ volume and playing with its sounds .............327
Letting Windows talk to you.......................................328
Performance and Maintenance ...........................................328
Seeing information about your computer ...........................329
Turning on or off visual effects .................................330
Freeing up space on your hard disk ...............................330
Rearranging your hard disk to speed it up (defragmenting) ........331
Other Performance and Maintenance icons ..........................332
Printers and Other Hardware............................................332
Adding new hardware ..............................................332
Fiddling with printers and faxes .................................334
Game controllers .................................................336
Scanners and cameras .............................................336
Making Windows XP recognize your double-click.....................337
Phone and modem options...........................................339
User Accounts .........................................................339
Date, Time, Language, and Regional Options ............................339
Regional and language options ....................................340
Setting the computer’s date and time .............................340
Chapter 15: The Case of the Broken Window....................................341
Restoring Calm with System Restore ....................................342
My Mouse Doesn’t Work Right............................................343
Table of Contents
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Making Older Programs Run under Windows XP ............................344
It Says I Need to Be an Administrator! ................................345
I’m Stuck in Menu Land.................................................346
Keeping Windows Up-to-Date.............................................346
All My Desktop Icons Vanished .........................................347
I’m Supposed to Install a New Driver ..................................347
His Version of Windows XP Has More Programs Than Mine! ................348
I Clicked the Wrong Button (But Haven’t Lifted My Finger Yet) .........349
My Computer Is Frozen Up Solid ........................................349
The Printer Isn’t Working Right .......................................350
My Double-Clicks Are Now Single Clicks! ...............................351
Chapter 16: Figuring Out Those Annoying Pop-Up Messages 352
Access Is Denied ......................................................353
AutoComplete ..........................................................353
Click Here to Activate Now.............................................354
Connect To.............................................................355
Error Connecting To....................................................355
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