Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on kiwireviews.nz : Monday 15th August 2022 - 03:48:09

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Books > Reference > Windows Vista for Dummies review

« Windows Vista Timesaving Techniques for Dummies reviewWindows Vista Timesaving Techniques for DummiesArthur and the Invisibles reviewArthur and the Invisibles »

Score: 10.0/10  [1 review]
5 out of 5
ProdID: 1657 - Windows Vista for Dummies
Written by Andy Rathbone

Windows Vista for Dummies
Price:
$33.99
Sample/s Supplied by:
Click to search for all products supplied by John Wiley Australia

Disclosure StatementFULL DISCLOSURE: A number of units of this product have, at some time, been supplied to KIWIreviews by John Wiley Australia or their agents for the purposes of unbiased, independent reviews. No fee was accepted by KIWIreviews or the reviewers themselves - these are genuine, unpaid consumer reviews.
Available:
at quality book retailers

Windows Vista for Dummies product reviews

Move your files to a new computer, or get your old PC ready for Vista

The thing that's made Windows for Dummies so successful is that it's packed with the basics you need to make Windows work. This book gets you through all the WIndows Vista tasks and tripwires, including starting programs, finding files, navigating the new see-through interface, staying safe while you cruise the Internet, and much more.

Andy Rathbone has been sharing his Windows wisdom since the first edition of Windows for Dummies in 1992. He's also the author of Upgrading and Fixing PC's for Dummies.

Check out John Wiley Australia onlineClick here to see all the listings for John Wiley Australia Visit their website They do not have a Twitter account They do not have a Facebook page They do not have a YouTube Channel They do not have a Pinterest board They do not have an Instagram channel They do not have a TikTok channel



Tags:
for dummies   microsoft   operating systems   vista   windows
Other listings you may be interested in:
Flash CS3 for DummiesFlash CS3 for Dummies
Rating: 9.5
Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium All-in-One Desk Reference For DummiesAdobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies
Rating: 9.5
PHP 5 for DummiesPHP 5 for Dummies
Rating: 9.8
Windows Vista Just the Steps for DummiesWindows Vista Just the Steps for Dummies
Rating: 10.0
Windows Vista for Dummies - Quick ReferenceWindows Vista for Dummies - Quick Reference
Rating: 10.0
Windows Vista Timesaving Techniques for DummiesWindows Vista Timesaving Techniques for Dummies
Rating: 10.0
Photoshop CS3 All-in-One Desk Reference For DummiesPhotoshop CS3 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies
Rating: 9.8
Google SketchUp for DummiesGoogle SketchUp for Dummies
Rating: 10.0
InDesign CS3 for DummiesInDesign CS3 for Dummies
Rating: 10.0
Office 2007 for DummiesOffice 2007 for Dummies
Rating: 9.5
Word 2007 For DummiesWord 2007 For Dummies
Rating: 9.3
Adobe Creative Suite 3 Web Premium All-in-One Desk Reference For DummiesAdobe Creative Suite 3 Web Premium All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies
Rating: 10.0
Local Online Advertising for DummiesLocal Online Advertising for Dummies
Rating: 8.3
Mindfulness for DummiesMindfulness for Dummies
Rating: 9.8
TransmissionTransmission
Rating: 7.5
The Dragon Mage #1 - The Red WyvernThe Dragon Mage #1 - The Red Wyvern
Rating: 10.0
The Shadow QueenThe Shadow Queen
Rating: 9.0
The 39 Clues - 7 - The Viper's NestThe 39 Clues - 7 - The Viper's Nest
Rating: 9.7
A Fistful of CharmsA Fistful of Charms
Rating: 9.8
The Friendship MatchmakerThe Friendship Matchmaker
Rating: 7.0
The ThiefThe Thief
Rating: 9.5
Kiss Good Night SamKiss Good Night Sam
Rating: 9.3
Looniverse: Meltdown MadnessLooniverse: Meltdown Madness
Rating: 8.5
Tombquest 4: The Stone WarriorsTombquest 4: The Stone Warriors
Rating: 9.6
A Kiwi Day Before ChristmasA Kiwi Day Before Christmas
Rating: 10.0
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Illustrated)Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Illustrated)
Rating: 10.0

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of rincewind

Review by: rincewind (Jack)
Dated: 30th of November, 2007

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 10/10
Value for Money:
Score 10 out of 10
Accuracy:
Score 10 out of 10
Ease of Use:
Score 10 out of 10
Extra Features:
Score 10 out of 10

I was a relatively early adopter of Windows Vista (which was more by necessity than by choice) and whilst it did look at little like Windows XP in some areas most of it was quite different and I was a bit lost in the beginning. Initially I started out by googling anything that I wasn't sure how to do (which was quite a bit at first) but this was both tedious and time consuming, so when I was offered this book I jumped at the chance as I had read and used other Dummies books before and found them to be very easy to understand and yet didn't make me feel like I was the intellectual equivalent of a rock. This book was no exception.

It starts as all the Dummies books do with the basics like the Desktop, the Start menu and most importantly how do I use the new look Start Menu. From there it delves further into the mysteries of Vista and makes you realise how easy Vista really is to use.

Random listing from 'Books'...

Score: 8.6
Product reviews for listing 5925: Wheelnuts! Craziest Race on Earth - #2 - Spooky Smackdown -  Author: Knife and Packer

Product image for Wheelnuts! Craziest Race on Earth - #2 -  Spooky SmackdownBuckle up for Wheelnust! The Craziest Race on Earth! Six kooky cars, five extreme courses, one winner! In Spooky Smackdown, drivers will find that the road ahead is dangerous. Can they deal with Haunted Castles, Ferocious Dragons and Ravenous Vampire Bats? Which team will come out on top? The rules are simple - there are no rules.

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of kiwireviews.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"Why do we press harder on a remote control when we know the batteries are flat?"
unattributed

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide