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Kindle Fire HDX for SENIORS
Learn how to use the Kindle Fire HDX

With this book you will get acquainted with this handy tablet.
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iPad for SENIORS
Looking for help with the iPad?

Learn step by step how to use the iPad.
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Windows 8.1 for SENIORS
Starting with Windows 8.1

Have you recently made the switch to Windows 8.1 and are now struggling with it? Then this is just the book you need.
Read more »

New mini-survey
New mini-survey about safety measures

Fill in the new survey on our website.
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Learn how to use the Kindle Fire HDX
 
 

Kindle Fire HDX tablets have become increasingly popular not only for reading e-books but also for surfing the Internet, sending email, working with photos, video and music, downloading apps and more.
Amazon offers a huge amount of digital content that can be viewed or downloaded on the Kindle. There are literally thousands of e-books as well as a growing variety of movies, TV episodes, games and other apps available. You can also transfer your own files such as photos or PDF documents directly from your computer to your Kindle. This book features step-by-step instructions and well-illustrated, full-color screenshots that will guide you as you learn the basic features of the Kindle Fire HDX. Practical and efficient, this is the best book to get you started with this user-friendly tablet.
Discover the possibilities of a Kindle Fire HDX with this handy book!

 

Get started quickly with this user friendly tablet!

 
Kindle Fire HDX for SENIORS

Kindle Fire HDX for SENIORS

ISBN: 978 90 5905 100 3
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 304
Price: US $19.95, Canada $23.95
pdf-bestand Table of contents
pdf-bestand Sample chapter

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Learn how to:

  • purchase, acquire and read e-books
  • use Internet and email
  • work with photos, videos and music
  • view documents and work with cloud services
  • download and use apps
  • adjust settings and preferences
 

Learn to purchase, acquire and read e-books.

 

This book is suitable for: Kindle Fire HDX.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

   
 
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Looking for help with the iPad?
   
 

Our book, iPad for SENIORS will help you get acquainted with an iPad with iOS 7! Explore step by step and in your own tempo all of the basic features of an iPad including the wide variety of customization that is possible. You will learn how to navigate the screens and connect to a Wi-Fi or mobile data network. The standard apps designed for surfing the Internet, sending email, taking pictures, maintaining calendars and listening to music are also discussed. And you can even read books, newspapers and magazines on your iPad and keep your Facebook or Twitter page updated. All of this is possible with an iPad! This book will also show you how to download new apps in the App Store. The apps that are available cover a wide variety of categories, from entertainment and education to news and sports. There is sure to be an app that fits your particular needs or interests.

 

Suitable for an iPad with iOS 7!

 
iPad for SENIORS

iPad for SENIORS

ISBN: 978 90 5905 339 7
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 320
Price: US $22.95, Canada $25.95
pdf-bestand Table of contents
pdf-bestand Sample chapter

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Take a look at the table of contents to find out more about this book.

 

Learn how to:

  • navigate the screens
  • connect to a Wi-Fi or 3/4G network
  • surf the Internet and use email
  • use built-in applications
  • download apps from the App Store
  • work with photos, video and music
  • use Facebook, Twitter and Skype

This book is suitable for: iPad 2, the new iPad (3rd and 4th generation), iPad Air, iPad mini and iPad mini 2 with iOS 7.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

   
       
 

Books about other tablets:
Visual Steps has also published books for the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Google Nexus. Click the book for more information.

Samsung Galaxy Tab for SENIORS

Samsung Galaxy Tab for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 089 1
Number of pages: 264
Price: US $19.95, Canada $22.95
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Google Nexus Tablet for SENIORS

Google Nexus Tablet for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 359 5
Number of pages: 208
Price: US $19.95, Canada $23.95
Where to buy

   
 
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Starting with Windows 8.1
   
 

A lot of people have had difficulties adjusting to the new operating system Windows 8.1. The book Windows 8.1 for SENIORS will give you all the help you need if you are starting out for the first time or making the switch from an earlier version of Windows to the latest Windows 8.1 operating system. The book walks you through all of the basics in an easy step-by-step manner. With the screen shots, pointers, tips and helpful hints, you will quickly get acquainted with the new start screen and learn to work with apps. These include the apps for Internet, email, photos, video and music. You will also learn about changes made to familiar features such as File Explorer and discover how easy it is to customize the settings. Be amazed at how fast you will start having fun with your computer with the new skills and information you will gain!

 

Learn how to use the apps on Windows 8.1.

 
Windows 8.1 for SENIORS

Windows 8.1 for SENIORS

ISBN: 978 90 5905 118 8
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 368
Price: US $22.95, Canada $27.95
pdf-bestand Table of contents
pdf-bestand Sample chapter

Click the Where to buy button below for a list of bookstores where you can buy the book directly online.


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Learn:

  • become comfortable and enjoy using your computer
  • write letters and memos on the computer
  • send and receive messages by email
  • explore the World Wide Web
  • customize your computer settings

This book is suitable for: Windows 8.1 on a desktop or laptop computer.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Topics include: working with File Explorer, write letters, surf the Internet and send emails.

 
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Where to buy our products

Our books are distributed by Independent Publishers Group (www.ipgbook.com) and are available in bookstores across the USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. If a particular title is not available at your local book store, ask to have them place an order for you.

The Visual Steps books may be purchased online from any of the following booksellers:

in the USA
Amazon
Barnes & Noble
Powell's Books

in Canada
Amazon (Canada)
Chapters Indigo

in the United Kingdom
Amazon (UK)
Computer Manuals
PC World Bookstore

in Australia
Boomerang Books
Dymocks

Bookstores
By some of the following retailers, you can search for a bookstore location in the area where you live.

USA
Alibris
Book Passage
Indiebound
The Tattered Cover
Walmart

UK
Alibris
Foyels
Waterstones
Eason

 
       
       
 
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