Summary and Info
This full-color book shows how to use the new interface, figure out the operating system, navigate the new app environment, and take full advantage of this exciting new tablet device. -- Explains how Windows 8 Pro and Windows RT differ, and helps you decide which Surface model best meets your needs. --Walks you through using both the hardware and software, such as the touch cover/type cover, Windows RT and Windows 8 Pro operating system, and the version of Office Home & Student 2013 that's bundled with the Surface RT. --Explains how to make Surface work with other devices. --Details how Office applications work on Surface. --Shares tips on how to handle common challenges with tablet devices as well as suggestions for getting a better performance from yours. Read more... Introduction --Which Microsoft Surface do you need? --Getting started with your Surface --Setting up your Surface --The first walkthrough of Surface --Typing, touching, and drawing on the Surface --Connecting to the Internet, printers, monitors, storage, and more --All about apps --Browsing the web --Reaching out with mail, people, calendar, and messaging apps --Photos and movies --Listening to music --Visiting the Windows desktop --Working in Microsoft Office --Settings and troubleshooting --Ten essentials tips 'n' tricks.
More About the Author
Andy Rathbone is the author of a number of ...for Dummies books about Microsoft Windows as well as other computing books.