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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 for SENIORS
Now available: Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 for Seniors

Get to know your Samsung Galaxy Tab, Tab Pro or Note Pro with our new book!
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Windows 8.1 for SENIORS
Start exploring Windows 8.1

Familiarize yourself step by step with the latest operating system from Microsoft!
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Digital Photo Editing with Picasa for SENIORS
Get creative with your vacation photos

Make a fantastic photo project with Picasa.
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Word 2013 and 2010 for SENIORS
Learn in your own pace how to work with Word 2013 and 2010

Take full advantage of the many features this versatile program has to offer.
Read more »

 
     
 
Now available: Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 for Seniors
 
 

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is a user-friendly, portable multimedia device that offers a wide range of possibilities and is suitable for many different purposes. For instance, sending and receiving email messages, surfing the Internet, taking notes, planning a trip, or keeping a calendar. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 comes equipped with a large number of standard apps (programs) that you can use for instance, to work with photos, videos, and music. And you can easily share your photos online with others. You can also search the Play Store for many more free and paid apps. Are you interested in things like games or puzzles, newspapers, magazines, fitness exercises, or photo editing apps? You can find apps for almost any purpose you can think of.
In this book you will learn to use the main options and functions of this versatile tablet.

   
 
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 for SENIORS

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 for SENIORS

ISBN: 978 90 5905 240 6
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 264
Price: US $22.95, Canada $27.99
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Learn how to:

  • Operate the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4
  • Connect to Wi-Fi and mobile data networks
  • Surf and email
  • Use apps for a variety of tasks
  • Download and install new apps
  • Work with photos, video and music

This book is suitable for: Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, Samsung Tab Pro, Samsung Galaxy Note Pro and other tablets from Samsung with Android 4.4.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Suitable for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, Tab Pro, Note Pro and other tablets from Samsung with Android 4.4.

 
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Start exploring Windows 8.1
   
 

The computer book Windows 8.1 for SENIORS is a great book for senior citizens who want to get started using computers. The book walks you through the basics of the operating system Windows 8.1 in an easy step-by-step manner. Use this learn-as-you-go book right alongside your computer as you perform the tasks laid out in each chapter. You will learn how to use the computer and the mouse, for example, to write letters. This book also teaches you how to surf the Internet and send and receive email. Be amazed at how fast you will start having fun with your computer with the new skills and information you will gain!

 
 
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
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Learn how to:

  • 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 »

 

The ideal book for anyone starting with Windows 8.1.

 
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Get creative with your vacation photos
   
 

Picasa, a very popular and free photo editing program, is one of the best choices for managing and editing your digital photos. In this book you will get acquainted step by step with some of the many things you can do with photos. You can sort and arrange your photos into albums. Edits can be applied manually or automatically. The contrast, color and exposure in a photo can be adjusted. It’s possible to rotate photos, eliminate scratches or blemishes and remove red eyes. You can add effects or even text to a photo and create something unique to print or send. Picasa also gives you the option to make collages, view slideshows or create movies from your photos. A great way to share your recent vacation photos with family and friends!
In this book you will work with practice photos. Once you have become familiar with the sorting and editing options available in Picasa you can start to work with your own photo collection. At the end of the book you will also learn how to import photos from a digital camera or other device to your computer. With Picasa and this book you will have everything you need to manage, edit and share your photos.

   
 
Digital Photo Editing with Picasa for SENIORS

Digital Photo Editing with Picasa for SENIORS

ISBN: 978 90 5905 368 7
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 272
Price: US $22.95, Canada $27.55
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Learn in rapid tempo everything there is to know about Picasa!

 

Learn how to:

  • Sort and organize photos into albums
  • Enhance and retouch photos
  • Create collages and make gift CDs
  • Create movies and slideshows
  • Print and share photos online
  • Import photos

This book is suitable for: Windows 8.1, 7 and Vista.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

   
 
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Learn in your own pace how to work with Word 2013 and 2010
   
 

Microsoft Word is a popular and user-friendly word processing program. This book will show you the basics of working with documents. Everything from creating and editing documents to formatting text and working with styles and themes is covered. You will also learn some of Word's more advanced features such as working with an index and merging documents. This fully illustrated book features step-by-step instructions that allows you to learn Word at your own pace. This is a practical book for the office, in the class room or at home!

   
 
Word 2013 and 2010 for SENIORS

Word 2013 and 2010 for SENIORS

ISBN: 978 90 5905 110 2
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 312
Price: US $22.95, Canada $27.99
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Please note: In order to work with this book, you need to own Word 2013 or Word 2010 and have it already installed on your computer or have a subscription to Office 365, the online version.

Learn how to:

  • Write, edit and format text
  • Insert images and tables
  • Work with styles and themes
  • Add headers, footers and captions
  • Add a table of contents and an index
  • Work with letters, envelopes and address labels
  • Merge documents

This book is suitable for: Microsoft Word 2013 and Word 2010
Windows 8.1, 7 and Vista

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Master this great program by using this book!


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