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PCs for Grown-Ups: Getting the Most Out of Your Windows 8 Computer by Paul McFedries

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Index

Symbols

32-bit systems, memory, 9

32-bit Windows, 351

64-bit systems, memory, 9

64-bit Windows, 351

419 scams, 217-218

A

accessibility

hearing challenges

adjusting volume, 118-119

headphones, 119

physical challenges

increasing notification time, 120

speech recognition, 120-122

visual challenges, 114

hearing screen contents read, 118

high-contrast screen, 116-117

increasing cursor size, 117

increasing scale of screen items, 114

magnifiying parts of screen, 115

accessing

Recovery Environment (RE), 255-257

system configuration program, 294-296

account picture, changing, 102

accounts

email accounts, setting up, 189-192

Microsoft account, creating, 175-177

types of, 209

activating Windows Defender, 207-208

activity lights, 16

actuator arm, ...

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