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(Paperback) Firstly this edition is reememondcd for Windows 7 and Vista users, if you have Windows XP you should purchase the 4th Edition of this book.This book makes no assumptions concerning your knowledge of computers, there are a lot of helpful windows' on the pages that make sure that you don't miss areas of: Caution, Tips and Notes.It is broken down into 7 parts:[Part 1] Getting Started: 2 Chapters[Part 2] Using Windows: 3 Chapters[Part 3] Upgrading and Maintaining Your System: 5 Chapters[Part 4] Using Computer Software: 5 Chapters[Part 5] Using the Internet: 12 Chapters[Part 6] Communicating via the Internet: 4 Chapters[Part 7] Exploring the Digital Lifestyle: 7 ChaptersFrom the start, you will be assisted in setting up a new computer. Then the book also has numerous screen shots that will help you along the way as you learn Windows from the ground up and begin to personalize it. There are also a lot of web sites provided that cover a wide area of interests.This reading material is systematic, well laid out logically and easy to follow. It is a sure fire and will get any newbie up and running quickly.