Higher Education

A Guided Tour of Microsoft Windows 7, 1st Edition

  • Corinne Hoisington Central Virginia Community College
  • ISBN-10: 0538750405  |  ISBN-13: 9780538750400
  • Previous Editions: 2008
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.25

About

Overview

These engaging movie tutorials will help get your students up and running on Windows 7! Dynamic and engaging author Corrine Hoisington presents the highlights of Windows 7, the coolest new features, and how to transition smoothly from Windows Vista to Windows 7.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Provides a great way to introduce your students to the Microsoft Windows 7. Students can prepare to transition to the new operating system in just over an hour!
  • Makes a great companion to any operating system, Office, or computer concepts course.
  • Features 10 short movie tutorials that cover the coolest new features of Microsoft Windows 7 as well as improvements from Vista.
  • Provides a test bank of questions in the Instructor Resources so that you can assess your students' comprehension of the movie tutorials.
  • Can be purchased as a CD or a printed access code that allows online streaming video.

Table of Contents

Introduction.
Welcome.
1. Windows Quick Tour.
2. Windows User Interface.
3. Windows 7 Libraries.
4. Windows 7 Multimedia & Gadgets.
5. Windows 7 New Input Methods.
6. Windows Internet Explorer 8.0.
7. Performance Features.
8. Windows Security.
9. Windows 7 & Windows Lives.
10. Windows 7 Networking.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: A Guided Tour of Microsoft Windows 7 + A Guided Tour of Microsoft® Office 2010 + A Guided Tour of Hot Technologies 2010

ISBN-10: 1111408076  | ISBN-13: 9781111408077

List Price = $78.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $59.21

This Bundle Includes:

  • A Guided Tour of Microsoft Windows 7
    List Price = $29.95  | CengageBrain Price = $29.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.25
  • A Guided Tour of Microsoft® Office 2010
    List Price = $24.95  | CengageBrain Price = $24.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $18.50
  • A Guided Tour of Hot Technologies 2010
    List Price = $29.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.25


Bundle: Microsoft® Windows 7: Illustrated Introductory + Windows 7 CourseNotes + A Guided Tour of Microsoft Windows 7

ISBN-10:  1133224989 | ISBN-13:  9781133224983

List Price = $126.95  | CengageBrain Price = $126.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $95.21

This Bundle Includes:

  • Microsoft® Windows 7: Illustrated Introductory
    List Price = $91.95  | CengageBrain Price = $91.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.25
  • Windows 7 CourseNotes
    List Price = $11.95  | CengageBrain Price = $11.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.75
  • A Guided Tour of Microsoft Windows 7
    List Price = $29.95  | CengageBrain Price = $29.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.25


Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 0840036388 | ISBN-13: 9780840036384)

List Price = $24.00  | CengageBrain Price = $24.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $24.00

Student Supplements

Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 0840036388 | ISBN-13: 9780840036384)

List Price = $24.00  | CengageBrain Price = $24.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $24.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Corinne Hoisington

Corinne Hoisington is a professor at Central Virginia Community College in Lynchburg, Virginia. With more than 25 years of teaching experience, Professor Hoisington has been honored with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in Computer Programming award. A dynamic speaker, she regularly presents on new technology and education trends to instructors across North America. She is the author of several best-selling Shelly Cashman Series texts on Windows, Visual Basic, and Adobe Dreamweaver, as well as Android app development.