AUTHOR: Sagman, Steve
PUBLISHER: Peachpit Press
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This fast-paced, easy-to-read reference guide uses pictures rather than lengthy explanations to provide a comprehensive introduction to the newest version of Microsoft's desktop operating system: Windows 98. Windows 98: Visual QuickStart Guide succinctly focuses on the features that most average users will need, using nontechnical language and more than 800 screen shots throughout the book.
Three years in the making and the first major upgrade to Microsoft's operating system since Windows 95, Windows 98 will offer a host of features and capabilities that millions of new users will want to investigate. New features of interest include the integration of Internet Explorer 4 and Active Desktop, which integrates the entire computer interface into the integrated Internet Explorer 4 Web browser. This book will cover the most useful of these features and techniques, presented in a clear, step-by-step format.
-- Aimed at the vast majority of new Windows 98 users who need to quickly learn the most useful features
-- Covers all the new features of the new consumer OS from Microsoft, including Active Desktop
-- Generous use of screen shots -- almost half the book -- makes it easy to learn Windows 98
PUBLICATION DATE: 6/9/1998