2. Using Windows 8—If You’ve Never Used a Computer Before

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In this chapter you find out how to turn on and start using a new Windows 8 computer.

Powering Up and Powering Down

Finding Your Way Around Windows 8

→ Operating Windows 8

Many people our age have used computers before, and probably have owned at least one PC over the years. But not everyone is an experienced computer user, and if you’ve just purchased your first PC, there’s a lot to learn—especially when it comes to using the Windows operating system.

This chapter, then, is for those of you just starting out with your first PC. If you’re a more experienced user, feel free to skip ahead ...

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