Introduction 1 Part I: Getting Started with Chromebook 5 Chapter 1: Choosing and Set ting Up Your Chromebook 7 Chapter 2: Working with the Desktop 19 Chapter 3: Sur veying the Chrome Browser 29 Chapter 4: Getting Your Hands on the Keyboard and Touchpad 41 Chapter 5: Exploring Chromebook Apps 61 Chapter 6: Finding Your Files 69 Part II: Harnessing Business Power with Chromebook 83 Chapter 7: Proceeding with Word Processing 85 Chapter 8: Summarizing Sheets 109 Chapter 9: Preparing Presentations 141 Chapter 10: Email with Gmail 177 Chapter 11: Organizing with Google Calendar 197 Part III: The Chromebook Recreational Vehicle 213 Chapter 12: Mustering Your Music 215 Chapter 13: Chromebook Video 229 Chapter 14: Chatting with Friends and Family 241 Chapter 15: Fun with Photos 251 Chapter 16: eBooks on Chromebooks 261 Part IV: Advanced Chromebook Settings 271 Chapter 17: Customizing Your Chromebook 273 Chapter 18: Supersizing Security 283 Chapter 19: Troubleshooting and Disaster Preparation 295 Part V: The Part of Tens 303 Chapter 20: Ten Handy Shortcuts 305 Chapter 21: Ten Great Chrome OS Apps 309 Index 313
Mark LaFay is a graduate of the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology. His professional career, however, didn t start in engineering and technology. LaFay started two successful businesses in the music industry before making the leap back to tech. Mark LaFay is the co-founder of DCODIA, co-founder and product engineer of Conversion In A Box and the co-founder of Roust. He is also an adjunct professor at Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis.