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Maran Illustrated Windows® 8 by Ruth Maran, Diane Koers

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CHAPTER 11Work on a Network

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Introduction to Networks

Create a Homegroup

Join a Homegroup

Access Files Across a Homegroup

Change How Files Are Shared

Connect to a Wireless Network

INTRODUCTION TO NETWORKS

If you have more than one computer at home or at a small office, you can set up a network so the computers can exchange information as well as share a printer and an Internet connection.

WIRED NETWORKS

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A wired network uses wires, or cables, to send information between computers.

Advantages of Wired Networks

Fast, reliable transfer of data between ...

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