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Windows XP Hacks, 2nd Edition

Windows XP Hacks, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 23-FEB-2005

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A smart collection of insider tips and tricks, Windows XP Hacks, Second Edition covers the XP operating system from start to finish. Among the multitude of topics addressed, this must-have resource includes extensive coverage of hot-button issues such as: securityweb browsingcontrolling the control panelremoving uninstallable XP componentspop-up ads You'll also find timesaving hacks for file distribution; digital media, such as iTunes; and high-visibility web software, services, and exploits that have emerged since the book's last edition. Each hack in the book can be read easily in just a...

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Skinning Windows® XP: Creating Your Custom Windows XP Interface

Skinning Windows® XP: Creating Your Custom Windows XP Interface

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 15-APR-2005

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When you pick out something to wear in the morning, you choose the clothes that best fit your mood and personality that day. Same with the music we listen to and even the cars we drive. We instinctively surround ourselves with the things that are reflective of our personalities, so why not our computers? Skinning Windows XP will show you how to take the Microsoft Windows Graphical User Interface to a whole new visual and functional level. Through step-by-step instructions, you will learn how to customize your Windows XP theme, icons and backgrounds using skinning software. Not sure what...

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Windows XP in a Nutshell, Second Edition

Windows XP in a Nutshell, Second Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2005

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Windows XP in a Nutshell, Second Edition documents everything there is to know about the world's most widely used operating system. Updated to include information on Service Pack 2 (SP2), this compact guide is the ultimate resource for IT professionals and Windows XP power users everywhere. Written in O'Reilly's time-tested in a Nutshell format, Windows XP in a Nutshell, Second Edition cuts through the hype and delivers practical details in a no-nonsense manner. At the heart of the book is an invaluable 200-plus-page section titled Windows XP Application and Tools. In it, readers will find: A...

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Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional, Third Edition

Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional, Third Edition

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 06-DEC-2004

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This updated edition covers all of the updates to Windows XP since it was released, including Service Packs 1 and 2, and Reloaded. From-the-trenches advice on upgrading to Windows XP Pro - including detailed rollout advice for IT managers. Plan and manage deployment of Windows easily and efficiently - whether you're upgrading just a handful of computers, or an entire corporation! Includes hands-on coverage of installing, configuring and surviving on a Windows XP-based network. We not only show you how to set up Windows networking features, we show you how to install and set up basic...

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Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Third Edition

Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Third Edition

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2004

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If you want to go beyond the basics of learning the Windows XP operating system, this is the book for you. Special Edition Using Microsoft Windows XP Home, 3rd Edition has been updated to include Service Pack 2 features and coverage of Windows XP Media Center. Windows XP Home touches everything you do with your computer, so this book is full of hands-on, roll-up-your-shirtsleeves advice that will help you learn to choose, install and configure network hardware and software for Windows XP. Topics include: Gettins Your Hardware and Software Ready for Windows XP Using the Simple...

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Windows XP Annoyances for Geeks, 2nd Edition

Windows XP Annoyances for Geeks, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2004

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In an ideal world, an operating system would do its job in the background, while you did yours in the foreground. In reality, though, operating systems often get in the way, fouling up the process at the most inopportune times. And Windows XP is no exception. O'Reilly's popular series for customizing and troubleshooting Windows once again comes to the rescue with Windows XP Annoyances for Geeks. Offering dozens of on-target tips, workarounds, and warnings, Windows XP Annoyances for Geeks allows users to improve their overall experience with the Windows XP operating system in every way...

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Help maximize your performance on Exam 70-272, one of two required exams for the new Microsoft Desktop Support Technician Certification (MCDST), with this all-new MCDST TRAINING KIT. This kit packs the tools and features exam candidates want most—including in-depth, self-paced training based on final exam content; rigorous, objective-by-objective review; exam tips from an expert, exam-certified author; and a robust testing suite. It also provides real-world scenarios, case studies, and troubleshooting labs for the skills and expertise you can apply to the job. Focusing on building your...

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Windows XP Networking

Windows XP Networking

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 02-AUG-2004

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Windows XP: practical solutions for working network administrators Deploying, managing, or supporting networks with Windows XP clients? Here's all the information you need to maximize reliability, security, and performance... and minimize hassles and aggravation! Kackie Cohen and Andrew Daniels share the extraordinary experience they've gained deploying and running some of the world's largest Windows networks. They don't waste time on the "basics" you already know. Rather, they focus on the specific challenges you face as a working professional. You'll find best practices and real-world...

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Windows XP Power Hound

Windows XP Power Hound

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-SEP-2004

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Windows XP can be a great tool, but it is all too easy to trip over Windows XP's annoying traits more often than you leverage its productivity. Windows XP power-users troll online resources, documentation, and the expertise (or lucky finds) of friends for valuable tips and tricks--a keyboard shortcut here, an undocumented double-click there--to eliminate annoyances, save time, and take control of their Windows XP. But what if there was an easier way? This new book presents literally hundreds of problems and solutions, amazing power tips, cool tricks, and clever workarounds in one clearly...

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MCDST Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-271): Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Microsoft® Windows® XP Operating System

MCDST Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-271): Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Microsoft® Windows® XP Operating System

By: Walter Glenn; Michael T. Simpson

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 25-AUG-2004

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Announcing an all-new MCDST TRAINING KIT designed to help maximize your performance on EXAM 70-271, one of two required exams for the new Microsoft Desktop Support Technician Certification. This kit packs the tools and features exam candidates want most—including in-depth, self-paced training based on final exam content; rigorous, objective-by-objective review; exam tips from an expert, exam-certified author; and a robust testing suite. It also provides real-world scenarios, case studies, and troubleshooting labs for the skills and expertise you can apply to the job. Focusing on building...

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The new Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST) credential proves that you have the skills to successfully support end users and successfully troubleshoot desktop environments running on Windows XP. MCDST candidates must pass two core exams (70-271 and 70-272). The 70-272 exam, when combined with the 70-271 (the operating system exam for desktop support technicians), validates that a candidate can successfully answer (or escalate) all calls from end users. The MCDST 70-272 Exam Cram 2 gives readers the essential information they need to know to pass the 70-272 exam, which...

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Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Windows® XP Operating System Exam Cram™ 2 (Exam 70-27)

Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Windows® XP Operating System Exam Cram™ 2 (Exam 70-27)

By: Dan Balter; Philip Wiest

Publisher: Pearson Certification

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2004

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The new Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST) credential proves that you have the skills to successfully support end users and successfully troubleshoot desktop environments running on Windows XP. MCDST candidates must pass two core exams (70-271 and 70-272). The 70-271 exam, when combined with the 70-272 (the application exam for desktop support technicians), validates that a candidate can successfully answer (or escalate) all calls from end users. Co-written by best-selling author Dan Balter, the MCDST 70-271 Exam Cram 2 gives readers the essential information they need to...

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Windows® XP in a Snap

Windows® XP in a Snap

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 30-JUL-2004

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You have a great computer with the Windows XP operating system. You surf the web, send e-mail and play the occasional game of Solitaire. There are more programs on it than you know what to do with, but you don't delete any of them in case you ever figure out what they do. Windows XP In a Snap can show you all of that and more than you even knew was possible. Did you know you can learn to set up a wireless network at home? Customize your desktop to launch your favorite programs upon start-up? Even build a music library from your CDs? More than 140 essential tips, tricks and techniques will...

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MCSE Training Kit—Microsoft Windows XP Professional

MCSE Training Kit—Microsoft Windows XP Professional

By: Rick Wallace

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 15-JAN-2001

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With this official MCSE TRAINING KIT, IT professionals learn how to install, administer, and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows XP Professional-the next edition of the Windows 2000 Professional operating system. As they build these essential system-support skills, they're also getting in-depth preparation for one of the new core exams on the Windows MCSE certification track. Topics map directly to the objectives measured by the exam; students learn through an integrated system of lessons, hands-on exercises, and self-assessment. An economical alternative to classroom instruction, this kit enables...

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Windows XP Home Edition: The Missing Manual

Windows XP Home Edition: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2002

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Windows XP is the latest, most reliable, and best-looking version of the world's most widely used operating system. The new Windows combines the same stress-tested, extremely stable engine that drives Windows 2000-Microsoft's corporate operating system-with the far superior compatibility of Windows Me. Windows XP offers dozens of important new features. In addition to the vastly more elegant user interface, it offers drag-and-drop CD burning, powerful built-in features for viewing and managing digital photos and music, and a Remote Assistance feature that lets invited PC gurus or help-desk...

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Absolute Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Windows® XP Media Center®

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Windows® XP Media Center®

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2004

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Absolute Beginner¿s Guide to Windows XP Media Center teaches the reader all about the technology that Microsoft Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates calls the centerpiece of his vision for the home of the future. After all, why settle for just a television set, a DVD player/recorder, an MP3 audio jukebox, a game machine, a digital photo viewer or a personal video recorder when you can have all of the devices wrapped up inside a nimble Windows XP computer with online access? Windows XP Media Center brings it all together for the first time, and adds push-button access to rich...

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Windows XP Professional: The Missing Manual

Windows XP Professional: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 03-JAN-2003

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Windows XP is the latest, most reliable, and best-looking version of the world's most widely used operating system, combining the extremely stable engine of Windows NT and 2000 with the user-friendliness of the Windows 98 and Me consumer models. In its first year, XP became the fastest-selling Windows OS ever. But one major failing remains unaddressed: XP Pro comes without a single page of printed instructions. This superbly written guide fills the gap. Coauthored by David Pogue, New York Times technology columnist and Missing Manuals creator, Windows XP Pro: The Missing Manual uses wit,...

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Show Me Microsoft® Windows® XP

Show Me Microsoft® Windows® XP

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 19-AUG-2003

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Microsoft Windows XP Home and Professional editions provide an elegant new user interface and powerful new tools with which to burn a CD, view and manage digital photos and music, and invite PC experts to see and manipulate what's on your screen over the Internet. This book covers all the important tasks that readers need to know, from using WordPad, Paint, and Outlook Express to configuring a firewall and backing up data. Service Pack 1 coverage is included. Show Me Microsoft Windows XP offers readers a fast, visual way to solve problems and get work done with Windows XP, covering the tasks...

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Complete Home Wireless Networking: Windows® XP Edition

Complete Home Wireless Networking: Windows® XP Edition

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 12-JUN-2003

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Set up your home wireless network-the quick and painless way Learn time-saving tricks and troubleshooting tips from an expert Enjoy the freedom of wireless computing at home-no experience required! Get simple instructions and tips for Windows 98 through XP Fast, reliable, secure home wireless networks-the easy way! Today's home wireless networks offer tremendous advantages over hard-wired networks-among them, unprecedented portability and, of course, the freedom from wires strung all over your house! Unless you have a firm grasp on all the latest networking...

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Easy Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition, Second Edition

Easy Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition, Second Edition

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 05-AUG-2003

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Easy Windows XP, Home Edition 2nd Edition covers more than 150 of the most important tasks, ranging from the simple features such as opening a folder to more advanced topics such as installing new hardware or restoring a system. This book uses visual learning to appeal to the most common users of Windows XP - the home user....