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Windows 8 All-in-One For Dummies by Woody Leonhard

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Book I

Starting Windows 8

9781118237991-pp0101.eps

Contents at a Glance

Chapter 1: Windows 8 4 N00bs

Hardware and Software

Why Do PCs Have to Run Windows?

A Terminology Survival Kit

What, Exactly, Is the Web?

Buying a Windows 8 Computer

Chapter 2: Windows 8 for the Experienced

What’s New for the XP Crowd

What’s New for Windows 7 and Vista Victims

What’s New for All of Windows

Do You Need Windows 8?

Chapter 3: Which Version?

Roll an 8 — Any 8

Choosing 32-Bit versus 64-Bit

Chapter 4: Upgrades and Clean Installs

Deciding Whether to Upgrade Your Old PC

Choosing Your Upgrade Path

Cleaning the Gunk Off New PCs

What If the Wheels Fall Off?

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