Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps

Laptops for Seniors in Easy Steps

Book - 2013 | Windows 8 edition
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Baker & Taylor
A guide to laptop computers covers such topics as choosing a laptop, batteries, software, Internet, email, networking, transporting a laptop, and troubleshooting.

Perseus Publishing
Laptops are an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used anywhere, and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web, watch a movie and to keep in touch with family and friends.

Laptops for Seniors in easy steps includes:

Choosing and setting up your laptop
Navigating Windows 8 & working with apps
Wireless Networking & ?Hotspots’
Protecting your laptop whilst on the move

Use this guide to become a fully paid up member of the mobile computing lifestyle!

Laptops have often been seen as the domain mainly of students and businessmen. However, they are also an excellent option for senior users: their mobility means that they can be used in any location and with the advent of wireless technology they can be used in a variety of public places to surf the Web or keep in touch with family and friends. Laptops for Seniors in easy steps shows how these portable computers are ideal for seniors.

Covering the Windows 8 operating system, this book looks at some of the ergonomic issues surrounding laptops and explains comfort and transportation. It gives an overview of the workings of laptops, including the software that is provided and some of the exciting new features in Windows 8. Issues such as using your laptop on vacation and sharing it with other family members are then looked at, to show how laptops are versatile and family-friendly.

Networking and wireless use is also featured, covering accessing the Internet from wireless locations (Hot Spots) such as airports, coffee shops and libraries.

Laptops for Seniors in easy steps is the perfect guide to becoming fully paid up members of the mobile computing revolution.


Publisher: Southam : In Easy Steps, [2013]
Edition: Windows 8 edition
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9781840785791
1840785799
Branch Call Number: 004.1608 WINDOWS VANDOME 2013
Characteristics: 216 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm

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