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Fluent Windows® 8.1 App Development

Fluent Windows® 8.1 App Development

By: Rebecca M. Riordan

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 03-JUL-2014

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Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent Windows 8.1 App Development, part of the Fluent Learning series, is a true tutorial that will help you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing XAML applications for Windows 8.1. Most introductory books just talk at you and give you “exercises” that have more to do with taking dictation than actually learning. Fluent Windows 8.1 App Development, is different. It guides you through learning the way your mind likes to learn: by solving puzzles, making connections, and...

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Windows 8.1 for Seniors QuickSteps

Windows 8.1 for Seniors QuickSteps

By: Marty Matthews

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

Publication Date: 11-MAR-2014

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A full-color, visual guide to the basics of Windows 8.1, written for seniors, by a senior in a jargon-free style, using specific examples in clear, step-by-step instructions Start using Windows 8 or 8.1 right away--the QuickSteps way. Full-color screenshots on every page with clear instructions make it easy to use this versatile operating system on any device and navigate the interface with a touchscreen, keyboard, or mouse. Written by a senior for seniors, this book shows you how to customize your desktop, store data, browse the Internet, use email, work with documents and...

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Pro Windows 8.1 Development with XAML and C#

Pro Windows 8.1 Development with XAML and C#

By: Jesse Liberty; Philip Japikse; Jon Galloway

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 03-JUN-2014

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Windows 8.1 apps are revolutionizing development on the Windows platform. Fast, fluid, tactile and chrome-free, they provide a brand-new look and feel for Windows users. These apps rely on Microsoft's Windows 8 modern UI to provide their rich and engaging user experiences for both desktop and tablet users. The new UI in turn relies upon the Windows Runtime (WinRT) to give its apps unparalleled flexibility and power. Understanding this stack of new technologies and how they tie in to the proven C# language and the XAML standard is the subject of this book. Experienced writers Jesse...

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Windows® 8.1 Apps with XAML and C# Sams Teach Yourself in 24 Hours

Windows® 8.1 Apps with XAML and C# Sams Teach Yourself in 24 Hours

By: Adam Nathan

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 21-MAY-2014

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Learn how to build great Windows Store apps! Figures and code appear as they do in Visual Studio. In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Windows 8.1 Apps with XAML and C# in 24 Hours will help you build compelling apps for Windows 8.1 devices of all kinds. Using this book’s straightforward approach, you’ll learn to design and build apps, create flexible user interfaces, handle inputs, integrate controls, and more. Step by step, you’ll discover how to leverage XAML’s visual richness and the immense power of Windows 8.1. Every lesson builds on what you’ve already...

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Windows 8.1 Bible

Windows 8.1 Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2014

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Windows 8.1 coverage that goes above and beyond all competitors Serving as an evolutionary update to Windows 8, Windows 8.1 provides critical changes to parts of Windows 8, such as greater customization of the interface and boot operations, return of a 'start button' that reveals apps, greater integration between the two interfaces, and updates to apps. Weighing in at nearly 1000 pages, Windows 8.1 Bible provides deeper Windows insight than any other book on the market. It's valuable for both professionals needing a guide to the nooks and crannies of Windows and regular users wanting a...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 8.1

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 8.1

By: Paul McFedries

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 25-APR-2014

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A practical guide for visual learners eager to get started with Windows 8.1 If you learn more quickly when you can see how things are done, this Visual guide is the easiest way to get up and running on Windows 8.1. It covers more than 150 essential Windows tasks, using full-color screen shots and step-by-step instructions to show you just what to do. Learn your way around the interface and how to install programs, set up user accounts, play music and other media files, download photos from your digital camera, go online, set up and secure an e-mail account, and much more. The...

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Windows 8.1 All-in-One For Dummies

Windows 8.1 All-in-One For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Ten minibooks in one get you thoroughly caught up on Windows 8.1! With new improvements and changes, Windows 8.1 offers a refreshed user interface, better integration between the new and traditional Windows interfaces, and more. This updated top-selling guide is what you need to get up to speed on everything Windows 8.1. Nine minibooks in one cover such essential topics as navigating the new Start Screen, understanding Windows 8.1 apps, securing Windows 8.1, and much more. Take the guesswork out of Windows 8.1 from day one with this complete, all-in-one resource. Helps you get up...

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Top 100 Windows® 8.1 Apps

Top 100 Windows® 8.1 Apps

By: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Windows 8 and 8.1 are all about the new Modern interface and new full-screen Modern apps. There are more than 60,000 Modern apps in the Windows Store--so how do you find the ones that are best for you? Here’s where to start: Top 100 Windows 8.1 Apps, by Michael Miller. As the title implies, this book points out the top 100 Modern Windows apps in ten different categories, from games to social media to sports to travel. Use this book to go right to the best apps in every category--and discover another couple of hundred “honorable mentions” worth considering, too!...

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Exam Ref 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1

Exam Ref 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 18-MAR-2014

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Fully updated for Windows 8.1, and designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level....

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Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH

Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH

By: Brian Knittel; Paul McFedries

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2014

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Windows® 8.1 IN DEPTH Do more in less time! Experienced with Windows? Don’t let Windows 8.1 make you feel like a beginner again! This book is packed with intensely useful knowledge you won’t find anywhere else. Full of new tips and shortcuts, it’s the fastest, best way to master Windows 8.1’s full power, get comfortable with its radically different interface, and leverage its new tools for everything from business to video, security to social networking! •    Take a quick guided tour of everything that’s new in Windows 8.1 •    Survive without the Start menu •    Navigate...

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 - Das Handbuch (Buch + E-Book)

Microsoft Windows 8.1 - Das Handbuch (Buch + E-Book)

By: Martina Grom; Toni Pohl; Heike Ritter; Tobias Weltner Dr.

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

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Das Handbuch für alle, die Windows 8.1 privat oder beruflich einsetzen. Profitieren Sie von den neuen Funktionen und lernen Sie diese effizient und sicher zu nutzen....

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 auf einen Blick

Microsoft Windows 8.1 auf einen Blick

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Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

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Bild für Bild erklärt Ihnen dieses vollständig farbige Buch, wie Sie typische Aufgaben mit Windows 8.1 erledigen. Mit nummerierten Schritten und in leicht verständlicher Sprache....

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Windows 8.1 Administration Pocket Consultant: Storage, Security, & Networking

Windows 8.1 Administration Pocket Consultant: Storage, Security, & Networking

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 14-FEB-2014

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Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers ready answers for managing storage, security, and networking features in Windows 8.1....

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Using Windows 8.1: Return of the Start Button

Using Windows 8.1: Return of the Start Button

By: Kevin Wilson

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

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Using Windows 8.1 is the essential step by step guide to using a computer running Windows 8, providing a complete resource for both the beginner and the enthusiast. Techniques are illustrated in step-by-step using photography and screen prints throughout, together with concise, easy to follow text from an established expert in the field, provide a comprehensive guide to Windows. Whether you have just bought your first computer, laptop or are a keen computer user who has just upgraded to Windows 8, this book will provide you with a firm grasp of the underpinning foundations and equip...

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Building Windows 8.1 Apps from the Ground Up

Building Windows 8.1 Apps from the Ground Up

By: Emanuele Garofalo; Antonio Liccardi; Michele Aponte

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

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This book is the perfect introduction for anyone wanting to create sophisticated Windows 8 apps for the first time. Assuming only a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS we'll walk you through the development process using C# and VB. The book will familiarize you with the tools you'll need to use in order to make the most of Windows' stunning new features. You'll discover how to take advantage of the built-in functionality to create high quality user experiences. What you'll learn How to plan out your app and its user-experience The pros and cons of the different development...

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Computer Basics Absolute Beginner’s Guide, Windows® 8.1 Edition, Seventh Edition

Computer Basics Absolute Beginner’s Guide, Windows® 8.1 Edition, Seventh Edition

By: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 14-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 29-DEC-2013

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Make the most of your new Windows® 8.1 notebook, desktop computer, or tablet–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to get comfortable, get productive, get online, get started with social networking, make more connections, and have more fun! Even if you’ve never used a Windows computer before, this book shows you how to do what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Computer basics have never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple using computers could be? This is today’s best beginner’s guide to using your computer or tablet with the new...

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Windows® 8.1 Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript Unleashed

Windows® 8.1 Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript Unleashed

By: Stephen Walther

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2013

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Take advantage of your existing JavaScript and HTML skills to build apps for Windows 8.1 and add them to the Windows Store. It’s a remarkable opportunity—and best-selling Microsoft web development author Stephen Walther will show you how to take full advantage of it. Offering the same deep insight and practical code that has made his ASP.NET Unleashed the #1 ASP.NET book of all time, Walther covers everything you need to build outstanding Windows Store apps with JavaScript and HTML5. He guides you through using Microsoft’s WinJS 2.0 library to develop apps for Windows 8.1—you learn how to...

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 Bild für Bild erklärt

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Bild für Bild erklärt

By: Ignatz Schels

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

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So gelingt der leichte Einstieg in Windows 8.1. Bild für Bild sehen Sie, was Sie alles mit Windows 8.1 machen können und wie es funktioniert....

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 für Experten

Microsoft Windows 8.1 für Experten

By: Thomas Joos

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 18-DEC-2013

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Windows 8.1-Anwendern und -Administratoren bietet dieses Buch eine Fülle an Tipps für den effizienten Umgang mit dem Betriebssystem....

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 Tipps und Tricks auf einen Blick

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Tipps und Tricks auf einen Blick

By: Dirk Louis; Peter Müller

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2013

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Bild für Bild und komplett in Farbe bietet Ihnen dieses Buch Tipps und Tricks, wie Sie Windows 8.1 noch schneller und sicherer bedienen und anpassen....