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

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Book VII

Controlling Your System

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Contents at a Glance

Chapter 1: Controlling Control Panel

Exploring the Real Control Panel

Relying on Device Manager

Stuffing AutoPlay

Uninstalling/Changing Programs

Turning Windows Features On and Off

Setting Default Programs

Adding and Switching Clocks

Changing Languages

Enabling Ease of Access Features

Chapter 2: Troubleshooting and Getting Help

Troubleshooting in the Action Center

System Stability and the Reliability Monitor

Tricks to Using Windows Help

How to Really Get Help

Snapping and Recording Your Problems

Connecting to Remote Assistance

Getting Help Online

Chapter 3: Working with Libraries

Understanding Libraries

Working with Your Default Libraries

Customizing Libraries

Creating Your Own Library

Chapter 4: Storing in Storage Spaces

Understanding the “Virtualization” of Storage

Setting Up Storage Spaces

Working with Storage Spaces

Chapter 5: Getting the Most from HomeGroups

Preparing a PC for a HomeGroup

Connecting to a HomeGroup

Sharing Files and Printers in a HomeGroup

Navigating to a HomeGroup Folder

Caring for Your HomeGroup

Venturing beyond HomeGroups

Chapter 6: Running the Built-In Desktop Applications

Getting Free Word Processing

Taming the Character Map

Calculating — Free

Painting

Sticking Sticky Notes

Chapter 7: Working with Printers

Installing a Printer

Using the Print Queue

Troubleshooting Printing

Catching a Runaway ...

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