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Teach Yourself VISUALLY™ Windows Vista™ by Paul McFedries

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Chapter 8. Using Windows Vista's Notebook Features

Windows Vista comes with many features designed specifically for notebook computers. In this chapter, you learn how to use the new Mobility Center, monitor battery life, specify a scheme for saving power, use a pen to input text, synchronize files between a notebook and a desktop PC, and more.

Using Windows Vista's Notebook Features
  • Display Mobility Settings 170

  • Display Power Options 172

  • Customize a Power Plan 174

  • Configure Power Buttons 175

  • Input Text with a Pen 176

  • Synchronize Files Between Computers 180

  • Insert a PC Card 184

  • Remove a PC Card 185

  • Configure Presentation Settings 186

Display Mobility Settings

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