Introduction. PART I: Bare--Bones Windows XP Stuff. Chapter 1: What Is Windows XP? Chapter 2: Ignore This Chapter on Computer Parts. Chapter 3: Windows XP Stuff Everybody Thinks You Already Know. PART II: Making Windows XP Do Something. Chapter 4: Starting Windows XP. Chapter 5: Field Guide to Buttons, Bars, Boxes, Folders, and Files. Chapter 6: Moving Windows Around. Chapter 7: I Can't Find It! Chapter 8: That "Cut and Paste" Stuff (Moving Around Words, Pictures, and Sounds). Chapter 9: Sharing It All on the Network. PART III: Using Windows XP Applications (And Surfing the Web). Chapter 10: Your Desktop, Start Button, and Taskbar (And Free Programs). Chapter 11: That Scary My Computer Program. Chapter 12: Cruising the Web, Sending E--Mail, and Using Newsgroups. Chapter 13: Sound! Movies! Media Player! PART IV: Help! Chapter 14: Customizing Windows XP (Fiddling with the Control Panel). Chapter 15: The Case of the Broken Window. Chapter 16: Figuring Out Those Annoying Pop--Up Messages. Chapter 17: Help on the Windows XP Help System. PART V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 18: Ten Exciting New Windows XP Features. Chapter 19: Ten Aggravating Things about Windows XP (And How to Fix Them). Chapter 20: Ten (Or So) Windows XP Icons and What They Do. Chapter 21: Ten Most Frequently Asked Windows Questions. Appendix: Glossary. Index. Book Registration Information.
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