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Quick Introduction to the iPad and iPhone
New! Quick Introduction to the iPad and iPhone

Take a look at our latest publication!
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Looking for a great gift for the holidays?
Looking for a great gift for the holidays?

We have made a list of books that we think will make a great gift!
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Windows 10 for SENIORS
Get Going with Windows 10

For people who are already familiar with Windows.
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You and Your Windows 10 Computer
Working with Facebook and more in Windows 10

A handy book full of extra information for Windows 10 users.
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New! Quick Introduction to the iPad and iPhone
 
 

Did you recently buy an iPad or iPhone, or have you owned one for a while and want to learn more about the device and the latest options and features? Then this book is the right one for you.
Apple's latest operating system iOS 10 has lots of new features which will make your iPhone or iPad an even more convenient device. For example, you can receive notifications from your apps, messages and news in the renewed Notification Center and respond to them directly right from there. The Messages app has been greatly enhanced as well. You can liven up your messages with animations, emojis and drawings.
This book shows you how to work with these new features and many standard apps on the iPad and iPhone are also covered. You will also learn how to quickly switch between apps, add new apps and delete the ones you no longer use. Voice assistant Siri answers your spoken questions and will seek information for you.
Almost everyone takes a photo once in a while with his iPhone or iPad. iOS 10 includes incredibly useful and fun ways to edit your photos. It is now possible to write on photos by hand, share them, magnify certain parts and add text blocks.
This book also deals with the topic music. You can transfer music from your PC to your iPad or iPhone, and listen to it whenever and wherever you want.

   
 
Quick Introduction to the iPad and iPhone

Quick Introduction to the iPad and iPhone
ISBN: 978 90 5905 433 2
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 172
Price: US $17.95, Canada $21.95
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Learn how to:

  • Use the iPad and iPhone
  • Set up Touch ID and passcode
  • Use the Notification Center
  • Use the Control Center
  • Use Email and SMS
  • Use widgets
  • Use apps
  • Use Slide Over and Split View
  • Use Siri and Spotlight
  • Work with photos, video and music

This book is suitable for: All iPads and iPhones with iOS 10.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Get to know the most important and new options of your iPad or iPhone with iOS 10!

iPhone iPad apps collage
 
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Looking for a great gift for the holidays?
   
 

Here is a glimpse of the books we suggest:

Windows 10 for SENIORS Photo Editing on the iPad for SENIORS Creating a Website with WordPress

Windows 10 for SENIORS
ISBN 978 90 5905 451 6
Price: US $22.95 Canada $27.95

Photo Editing on the iPad for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 731 9
Price: US $24.95 Canada $29.95

Creating a Website with WordPress
ISBN: 978 90 5905 422 6
Price: US $24.95 Canada $29.95


You and Your Windows 10 Computer Working with a Samsung Galaxy Tablet with Android 5 for SENIORS Working with an Android 4.4 tablet for SENIORS

You and Your Windows 10 Computer
ISBN 978 90 5905 432 5
Price: US $24.95 Canada $29.95

Working with a Samsung Galaxy Tablet with Android 5 for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 441 7
Price: US $22.95 Canada $27.95

Working with an Android 4.4 tablet for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 370 0
Price: US $19.95 Canada $23.99

 
Gift suggestions for the Holidays
 
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Get Going with Windows 10
   
 

Have you already worked on a computer with a previous Windows version, for example Windows 7 or 8.1? Then Windows 10 for SENIORS is the ideal book for you!
All of the most important topics are covered, such as using the Internet safely, sending and receiving email and working with files and folders. You will also learn how to organize and view photos and videos and listen to music in Windows 10.
Step by step, in your own tempo, you will get acquainted with the new and renewed programs in Windows 10. You will get familiar with the new Start menu and learn how to adjust the settings to make Windows 10 easier and more comfortable to work with.
The book contains additional exercises to repeat and reinforce everything you have learned. Instructional videos are also available on the website that accompanies this book. They explain how to perform specific tasks. In no time at all you will become comfortable and at ease with Windows 10!

   
 
Windows 10 for SENIORS

Windows 10 for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 451 6
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 320
Price: US $22.95, Canada $27.95
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Learn how to:

  • Get acquainted with Windows 10 step-by-step
  • Work with the new Start menu, desktop, folders and files
  • Send and receive email and surf the Internet
  • Work with photos and videos, listen to music
  • Adjust settings
  • Safeguard your computer

This book is suitable for: Windows 10 on a desktop computer or laptop.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Learn how to work with new and updated features in Windows 10.

Gift suggestions for the Holidays
 

For beginners:
If you or someone you know has never used a computer before, than this is the right title for you.

   
 
Windows 10 for SENIORS for the Beginning Computer User

Windows 10 for SENIORS for the Beginning Computer User
ISBN: 978 90 5905 461 5
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 376
Table of contents | Sample chapter
Price: US $22.95 Canada $27.95
Website accompanying the book: www.visualsteps.com/windows10senior


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Right from the beginning, step by step, the user learns how to turn the computer on and off and will get acquainted with the mouse, keyboard, touchpad and other parts of the computer. In their own tempo they will be shown how to open and close programs, work with files and folders, surf the Internet and use email. Later on in the book, topics such as making adjustments to the settings are discussed which can be very important for a beginning computer user, such as setting the text size and pointer style.

   
 
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Working with Facebook and more in Windows 10
   
 

Are you already working on a Windows 10 computer and want to learn more about things such as Facebook, Twitter or Skype? Then take a look at the book You and Your Windows 10 Computer. This book is packed with information about social media services. But that's not all! You will also get acquainted with photo and video editing and learn more about the safe use of the Internet and online shopping. Take a look at the table of contents to view the complete list of topics covered in this book.

   
 
You and Your Windows 10 Computer

You and Your Windows 10 Computer
ISBN: 978 90 5905 432 5
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 352
Price: US $24.95, Canada $29.95
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Topics include:

  • Basic concepts regarding the Internet, email and File Explorer
  • Managing folders and files
  • Useful settings
  • Handy use of the Internet
  • Safely using email and online shopping
  • Working with Facebook and Twitter
  • Making video calls with Skype
  • Photo and video editing
  • Maintaining and protecting your computer

This book is suitable for: Windows 10 on a desktop computer or laptop.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Work with photos, make video calls, organize files and folders more efficiently and a lot more.

Gift suggestions for the Holidays
 
 
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