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OneNote 2016 and 2013
Get started with the note-taking program OneNote

This book is written by one of the 10 best teachers in the world: Koen Timmers!
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2 new titles
A new series of computer books

These books focus on the requirements for the official Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam.
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Creating a Website with WordPress
Learn how to work with WordPress

Everything you need to create your own professional website!
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OneNote 2016 and 2013
iPad with iOS 11 and higher for SENIORS

If you own an iPad and would like to learn how to use it, this is just the right title for you!
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Get started with the note-taking program OneNote
 
 

How do you collect information, creative ideas, minutes from a meeting, short notes and other documents in a clear and organized way? The handy and user-friendly Office program called OneNote is the answer!
Type or draw your notes and gather together important data from files, such as Word documents, images and hyperlinks all in one place. You can arrange the information in a clear and well-organized whole and share it with others. Searching for information on your PC, tablet, smartphone or Post-it notes becomes a thing of the past.
OneNote can be used on a PC, tablet or smartphone and you can view and edit your notes on all of these devices. The versatility of the program makes it an ideal choice for use at work or school, during meetings, brainstorm sessions and other group projects. This step-by-step book contains hundreds of screen shots that help you learn all the details of this fine program on a PC. It is suitable for adults as well as high school and college students.
Moreover, there are tips available for instructors and teachers on the effective use of OneNote as a tool in class.

   
 
OneNote 2016 and 2013

OneNote 2016 and 2013
ISBN: 978 90 5905 463 9
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 248
Price: US $24.95, Canada $29.95
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The versatility of the program makes it an ideal choice for use at work or school, during meetings, brainstorm sessions and other group projects.

 

About the author:
Koen Timmers is one of the top 10 teachers in the world and has more than 15 years of experience as a teacher and is also a Microsoft Expert Educator. With his wide experience, he is well aware of the many useful options and functions in OneNote. He is a frequent guest speaker at international conferences and regularly writes columns for various websites.

The author of this title is one of the best teachers in the world and is in the running for The Global Teacher Prize. This is a $1 million prize awarded annually in the US to an exceptional teacher who has made an outstanding contribution. Bill Gates recently announced the top ten finalists in a powerful tribute to the work of teachers around the world.

 

Koen Timmers is one of the 10 finalists for this years Global Teacher Prize.

 

Koen Timmers - Global Teacher Prize 2018 - Top 10

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Topics include:

  • Create notebooks with sections and pages
  • Save on OneDrive and your computer
  • Add images, documents and hyperlinks
  • Draw and write in OneNote
  • Work with other OneNote apps and via the browser
  • Export, print and protect
   
 

Please note:
In order to work with this book, you need to have OneNote 2016 or 2013 already installed on your computer. This can be done by using the OneNote component from the full Office 2016 or 2013 desktop suite or by having a subscription to Office 365, the online version. Windows 10 also has a built-in OneNote app, but this book does not use that version.

   
 

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 
 
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A new series of computer books
   
 

Visual Steps has a new series of computer books focused on the examination requirements for the official Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam. These exams on Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook can be taken after working through these clearly and concisely written, step by step books. Once you have properly completed an exam you will receive an official certificate: a document that can be important in the workplace and a plus on your resume!

Textbook MOS Word 2016 and 2013 + Extra Exercises

Textbook MOS Word 2016 and 2013 + Extra Exercises
ISBN: 978 90 5905 783 8
Number of pages: 404
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The Microsoft Word text editing program is one of the most popular programs used today for writing letters, reports, flyers and more. It is embraced by business, education, health care and government institutions. This is why it is important to get to know this program! The concise step-by-step instructions and exercises in this book will thoroughly get you up and running with this valuable program.
The step by step instructions and examples in this book will help you learn to use Word in the most efficient manner.

 

After working through the books you have the opportunity to take the After working through the books you have the opportunity to take the Microsoft Office Specialist ® (MOS) exams.



 
   
 
Textbook MOS Excel 2016 and 2013 + Extra Exercises

Textbook MOS Excel 2016 and 2013 + Extra Exercises
ISBN: 978 90 5905 733 3
Number of pages: 366
Table of contents | Sample chapter

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Excel is a calculation program, also called a 'spreadsheet program'. Working in Excel is actually like working on a large sheet of graph paper. You can type something in each square (cell). This can be a number, text or date, but also an underlying formula which allows you to perform calculations automatically. Not only can you calculate figures with Excel, you can also select, sort and arrange them. It is therefore an ideal program to create summaries with calculations or to organize lists with data.
The step by step instructions and examples in this book will help you learn to use Excel in the most efficient manner.

   
 
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Learn how to work with WordPress
   
 

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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iPad with iOS 11 and higher for SENIORS
 
 

If you own an iPad and you would like to learn how to use it, then this is just the right title for you! You will get acquainted with the most important options, all at your own pace. Before you know it, you will be sending email and searching the Internet for information.
In the first chapter, you learn how to set up the iPad and connect it to a Wi-Fi or mobile data network. Next, you start surfing the Internet and using email and other apps (programs) for various purposes such as keeping a calendar or planning a trip.
In the App Store are lots of additional (free) apps available for your iPad. This book will show you how to install such an app. You will also practice taking pictures and recording video with your iPad, and you even learn how to adjust various settings that can make working with the iPad easier. If you have an iPhone, there is an additional chapter covering iOS 11 for that as well. In short: this is the ideal title for learning how to work with the iPad!

   
 
OneNote 2016 and 2013

iPad with iOS 11 and higher for SENIORS
ISBN: 978 90 5905 424 0
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 256
Price: US $24.95, Canada $29.95
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Topics include:

  • Operate the iPad
  • Connect to Wi-Fi and the mobile data network
  • Surf the Internet and use email
  • Use apps for all sorts of purposes
  • Download apps in the App Store
  • Work with photos and video
  • Change settings
  • Work with the iPhone

This book is suitable for: All iPads with iOS 11 and higher.
The iPhone is discussed in an additional chapter.

More information on the support website accompanying this book »

 

The best resource for getting acquainted with your iPad!

 
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