Using the Book’s CD-ROM

The CD-ROM inside the back cover of this book contains all the practice files you’ll use as you work through the exercises in this book. By using practice files, you won’t waste time creating samples files and folders—instead, you can jump right in and concentrate on learning how to use Microsoft Windows XP.


The CD-ROM for this book does not contain the Windows XP operating system. You should purchase and install that operating system before using this book.

Minimum System Requirements

To use this book, your computer should meet the following requirements:


Computer with a Pentium 133-megahertz (MHz) or higher processor


64 MB of RAM

Hard Disk

Hard disk space requirements will vary depending on configuration; ...

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