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Cover of: Windows 98 for dummies by Andy Rathbone

Windows 98 for dummies

Published by IDG Books in Foster City, CA .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Part 1 : Bare-bones Windows 98 stuff (start here).
What is Windows 98?
Ignore this chapter on computer parts
Windows 98 stuff everybody thinks you already know
Part 2 : Making Windows 98 do something.
Starting Windows 98
Field guide to buttons, bars, boxes, folders, and files
Moving windows around
I can't find it!
That "cut and paste" stuff (moving around words, pictures, and sounds)
Customizing Windows 98 (fiddling with the control panel and other settings)
Part 3 : Using Windows 98 applications (and surfing the Web, should the mood strike).
The Windows 98 desktop, start button, and taskbar
Those scary Windows Explorer and My Computer programs
The free programs!
Uh, how do I run my old DOS programs?
Cruising the World Wide Web
Part 4 : Been there, done that : quick references for moving to Windows 98.
Make Windows 98 work like my old Windows!
Just tell me the easy way!
Part 5 : Help!
The case of the broken window
Error messages (what you did does not compute)
Help on the Windows 98 help system
Part 6 : The part of tens.
Ten exciting Windows 98 features worth checking out
Ten aggravating things about Windows 98 (and how to fix them)
Ten expensive things you can do to make Windows 98 run better
Ten atrocious acronyms
Ten Windows 98 icons and what they do
Ten ways to fix confusing Internet, Web, and Active Desktop problems
Appendix A : Installing Windows 98
Appendix B : Glossary

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Series --For dummies


Dewey Decimal Class 005.4/469
Library of Congress QA76.76.O63 R39113 1998

The Physical Object

Format Paperback
Pagination xxii, 382 p. :
Number of pages 382
Dimensions 24 x x centimeters

ID Numbers

Open Library OL396452M
Internet Archive windows98fordumm00rathrich
ISBN 10 0764502611
LC Control Number 98084306
OCLC/WorldCat 39243599
Library Thing 311634
Goodreads 1172260



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