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MacOS Sierra for SENIORS
MacOS Sierra for SENIORS is now available

A great book if you want to learn how to work with a Mac with MacOS Sierra.
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iPad with iOS 10 and higher for SENIORS
Learn to work with the iPad

This comprehensive and invaluable book shows you how to get the most out of an iPad with iOS 10.
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Windows 10 titles
Learn how to work with Windows 10

Take a look at our books about Windows 10.
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Creating a Website with WordPress
Everything you need to create your own professional website!

With the free program WordPress you can create your own website.
Read more »

 
     
 
MacOS Sierra for SENIORS is now available
 
 

The Macintosh line of desktop computers and laptops from Apple has enjoyed enormous popularity in recent years amongst a steadily growing group of users. Have you recently found your way to Apple's user-friendly operating system but are still unsure how to perform basic tasks? This book will show you step by step how to work with MacOS Sierra.
You will learn how to use basic features, such as accessing the Internet, using email and organizing files and folders in Finder. You will also get acquainted with some of the handy tools and apps included in MacOS Sierra that makes it easy to work with photos, video and music. Finally, you will learn how to set preferences to make it even easier to work on your Mac and learn how to change the look and feel of the interface.
This practical book, written using the well-known step-by-step method from Visual Steps, is all you need to feel comfortable with your Mac!

   
 
MacOS Sierra for SENIORS

MacOS Sierra for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 443 1
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 312
Price: US $24.95, Canada $29.99
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Topics include:

  • Perform basic tasks in MacOS Sierra
  • Use Internet and email
  • Work with files and folders in Finder
  • Work with photos, videos and music
  • Set preferences
  • Download and use apps

This book is suitable for: MacOS Sierra.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

Learn step by step how to work with MacOS Sierra.

 
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Learn to work with the iPad
   
 

This comprehensive and invaluable book shows you how to get the most out of an iPad with iOS 10. The iPad is a user-friendly, portable multimedia device with endless capabilities. This book teaches you how to surf the Internet, write emails, jot down notes and maintain a calendar. The iPad's built-in apps (applications) are also discussed. These apps allow you to listen to music, take pictures and make video calls.
The book also shows you how to use the App Store, where you can download other interesting applications free of charge or for a small fee. There are hundreds of thousands of apps to add extra functionality to your iPad. Each chapter of this book is broken down into small, concise, step-by-step instructions that can be followed at your own pace. With large-print type and an extensive index, this is the best resource for getting acquainted with your iPad with iOS 10.

   
 
iPad with iOS 10 and higher for SENIORS

iPad with iOS 10 and higher for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 423 3
Book type: paperback, full color
Number of pages: 328
Price: US $22.95, Canada $27.95
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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: All iPads with iOS 10.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

The best resource for getting acquainted with your iPad!

 
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Learn how to work with Windows 10
   
 

Have you upgraded your computer to the Windows 10 operating system but are feeling a bit lost with this new version of Windows? Or are you thinking about upgrading to Windows 10 and want to know more about it? Then a book from Visual Steps is just the right thing for you! We currently have three titles available that cover Windows 10. We will explain the differences between these titles below.

 
 
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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The book Windows 10 for SENIORS for the Beginning Computer User is written especially for people with little technical knowhow or who have seldom or never used a computer before. Right from the beginning you learn step by step how to turn the computer on and off and you will get acquainted with the mouse, keyboard, touchpad and other parts of the computer. In your own tempo you 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, you will learn how to make adjustments to the settings that can be important for a beginning computer user, such as the text size and pointer style.

 

Find out which book best suits your needs by taking a look at the table of contents!

 
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Windows 10 for SENIORS

Windows 10 for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 451 6
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 320
Table of contents | Sample chapter
Price: US $22.95 Canada $27.95
Website accompanying the book: www.visualsteps.com/windows10


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This is the ideal book for seniors who have worked with an earlier version of Windows on a desktop or laptop computer and want to get started right away with 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 even easier and more comfortable to work with.

 

Learn how to work with Windows 10!

 
   
 
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
Table of contents | Sample chapter
Price: US $24.95 Canada $29.95
Website accompanying the book: www.visualsteps.com/your10computer


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The book You and Your Windows 10 Computer discusses many topics such as managing files, making useful settings, using email securely, working with Skype and social media services such as Facebook and Twitter. You will also get acquainted with photo and video editing and learn more about the safe use of the Internet and online shopping. But that is not all, there are plenty of other great tips in this user-friendly, step-by-step book. Get started right away and discover what is possible!

   
 
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Everything you need to create your own professional website!
   
 

For many people today, creating and updating a personal website has become a fun and enjoyable hobby. A website can be used to share information about your family history, business, favorite genre of music or even to post the latest news and event information for a local club or organization.
Thanks to a variety of software and online services, creating a website has never been easier. With the free, user-friendly WordPress software, you can make your own personal and professional website in no time at all. This practical how-to book, shows you step by step exactly what to do. You start off by choosing an attractive theme (template) with which to build your website. Then you fill the website with your own text, pictures, videos and hyperlinks. You can even include a photo gallery, a pulldown menu with links to other pages, or an online form enabling people to contact you. These are just a few of the things that can be added to your website. WordPress offers a wide variety of plugins and widgets that can easily add extra functionality to your website. By using this book and the software from WordPress, you will have everything you need to create your own website!

 
 
Creating a Website with WordPress

Creating a Website with WordPress
ISBN: 978 90 5905 422 6
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 264
Price: US $24.95, Canada $29.95
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Learn how to:

  • Choose a theme and layout
  • Add text, hyperlinks, images and videos
  • Configure the settings
  • Work with widgets and plugins
  • Finalize your website and go live

This book is suitable for: Windows 10, 8.1, 7 and Mac.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

With this book and the free software from WordPress, you will have everything you need to create your own website!

 
 
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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)
Waterstones

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
The Tattered Cover
Walmart

UK
Alibris

 
 
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