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Microsoft Outlook 2013 Step by Step

by Joan Lambert Joyce Cox

Experience learning made easy--and quickly teach yourself how to stay organized and stay connected using Outlook 2013. With Step by Step, you set the pace--building and practicing the skills you need, just when you them! Includes downloadable practice files and a companion eBook. Set up your email and social media accounts Send, search, filter, and organize messages Manage one or more calendars, and share your schedule Help protect your inbox and outbox Create and track tasks, to-do lists, and appointments

Microsoft® SharePoint® 2013 App Development

by Ted Pattison Scot Hillier

<p>Take advantage of the most important new concept in Microsoft&#174; SharePoint&#174; 2013--the app. Led by two SharePoint experts, you&#8217;ll learn development techniques such as building app lists, creating event handlers, and the major classes in the object model that provide access to content stored in SharePoint.</p>

Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Developer Reference

by Paolo Pialorsi

Design and develop great solutions using SharePoint 2013 Develop your business collaboration solutions quickly and effectively with the rich set of tools, classes, libraries, and controls available in Microsoft SharePoint 2013. With this practical reference, enterprise-development expert Paolo Pialorsi shows you how to extend and customize the SharePoint environment--and helps you sharpen your development skills. Ideal for ASP.NET developers with Microsoft .NET and C# knowledge. Discover how to: Create custom SharePoint apps and publish them in the Office Store Orchestrate your workflows with the new Workflow Manager 1.0 Access and manage your SharePoint data with the REST APIs Federate SharePoint with Windows Azure Access Control Services Customize your SharePoint 2013 UI for a better user experience Gain a thorough understanding of authentication and authorization

Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Database Administrator's Guidebook

by Carl H. Speshock

This isn't just a start-to-finish guide to Microsoft SQL Server 2000 database administration. It's a practical guide for those migrating from Oracle® or Sybase®plus an indispensable resource for managers who must hire and supervise SQL Server DBAs. Carl H. Speshock defines the SQL Server DBA role by covering every DBA skill required to administer and manage robust, secure, and scalable SQL Server environments-- both technical and managerial.

Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant

by William Stanek

<div xmlns=""><p>The fast-answers, daily administration guide to SQL Server 2008. This pocket-sized guide from award-winning author William Stanek features concise tables, listings, and step-by-step instructions for fast, accurate answers on the spot.</p></div>

Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Internals

by Kalen Delaney

Take a comprehensive look at the internals of SQL Server 2008 architecture and resource management, and understand how the product's internal structures affect application development and functionality.

Microsoft® System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Administrators Companion

by Steven D. Kaczmarek Microsoft System Center Team

Get the comprehensive, one-volume reference for administering System Center Configuration Manager 2007. This ADMINISTRATOR'S COMPANION delivers all the information you need to plan, design, deploy, and manage mission-critical software updates--and help maximize your organization's productivity. Drill into the features and capabilities for change and configuration management for Windows®-based desktop and server systems, and use easy-to-follow procedures, practical workarounds, and key troubleshooting tactics for everyday, on-the-job results. The author, a Configuration Manager 2007 expert who's written extensively about the technology, provides in-depth information for remotely installing, administering, diagnosing, and troubleshooting applications; deploying patches; monitoring system usage; and tracking assets--must-know details to help protect and optimize your technology investment. The companion CD features a fully searchable eBook and job aids. A Note Regarding the CD or DVD The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via OReilly Medias Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit OReillys web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to

Microsoft Visual Basic 2013 Step by Step

by Michael Halvorson

Your hands-on guide to Visual Basic fundamentals Expand your expertise--and teach yourself the fundamentals of Microsoft Visual Basic 2013. If you have previous programming experience but are new to Visual Basic 2013, this tutorial delivers the step-by-step guidance and coding exercises you need to master core topics and techniques. Discover how to: Master essential Visual Basic programming techniques Begin building apps for Windows Store, Windows Phone 8, and ASP.NET Design apps using XAML markup, touch input, and live tiles Tackle advanced language concepts, such as polymorphism Manage data sources including XML documents and web data Create a Windows Phone 8 app that manages key lifecycle events

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0: Introduction to Programming

by Amelia Phillips Michael Sprague Dorothy L. Nield

With Hands-on, step-by-step activities this textbook guides students through the nuts and bolts of Visual Basic programming. This textbook also features extensive end-of-chapter exercises to provide essential reinforcement and practice.

Microsoft Visual Basic Basics

by Todd Knowlton Stephen Collings

This book provides a step-by-step introduction to the Visual Basic programming language. Beginners will learn Windows-based programming quickly and easily and will become comfortable with the concept and vocabulary of computer programming. This introduction to Visual Basic focuses on important concepts such as event-driven programming and working with objects and progresses to hands-on exercises, and reinforcement activities.

Microsoft Visual C++/CLI Step by Step

by Julian Templeman

Your hands-on guide to Visual C++/CLI fundamentals Expand your expertise--and teach yourself the fundamentals of the Microsoft Visual C++/CLI language. If you have previous programming experience but are new to Visual C++, this tutorial delivers the step-by-step guidance and coding exercises you need to master core topics and techniques. Discover how to: Write and debug object-oriented C++ programs in Visual Studio 2012 Utilize the various features of the C++/CLI language Make use of the Microsoft .NET Framework Class Library Create a simple Windows Store app Use .NET features such as properties, delegates and events Access data from disparate sources using ADO.NET Create and consume web services using Windows Communication Foundation Work effectively with legacy code and COM

Microsoft® Visual Studio® Tips

by Sara Ford

Unlock the secrets of Visual Studio--learning hundreds of tips and shortcuts for optimizing the editor, search, navigation, windows layouts, and other capabilities. As a member of the Visual Studio Core Team, the author analyzed nearly every feature in the core environment--unearthing the tips and tweaks that streamline work and maximize efficiency. Get practical insights into how IDE features work, and how to quickly adapt them for any programming language. Accelerate your productivity with Sara's Top Six Tips--and hundreds more: Avoid accidentally copying blank lines Select only vertical columns of code Cycle through the clipboard to paste multiple elements Use incremental search to find what you are typing Increase your overall environment font size Use tracepoints to log the contents of a variable

Microsoft Windows 7

by Faithe Wempen Lisa Bucki

Windows 7 will help students learn how to operate a computer equipped with the powerful new Windows® 7 operating system. This text presents the essential conceptual information and procedures for students who want to learn how to manage files, secure and customize a computer, and more. Students can use the book without prior knowledge of computer operating systems and become proficient computer users.

Microsoft® Windows® Group Policy Guide

by William Stanek Darren Mar-Elia Derek Melber

Streamline network management and improve IT services with in-depth technical guidance and tools direct from industry experts and the Microsoft Group Policy team.

Microsoft® Windows® Group Policy Guide

by William R. Stanek Darren Mar-Elia Derek Melber The Microsoft Group Policy Team

Get the in-depth information you need to use Group Policy to administer your enterprise system--direct from industry experts and the Microsoft Group Policy team. With Group Policy and Active Directory® directory service, administrators can take advantage of policy-based management to streamline the administration of users and computers throughout the enterprise--from servers running Windows Server 2003 or Windows 2000 Server to workstations running Windows XP Professional or Windows 2000 Professional. This essential resource explains how to simplify and automate administrative tasks, including policy enforcement, system updates, and software installations, as well as how to centralize the management of network resources. The CD provides essential utilities, custom ADMs, GPO spreadsheets, and more. It's everything you need to help increase your efficiency while bolstering user productivity, security services, and system reliability. A Note Regarding the CD or DVD The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via O'Reilly Media's Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit O'Reilly's web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to

Microsoft Windows Networking Essentials

by Darril Gibson

The core concepts and technologies of Windows networkingNetworking can be a complex topic, especially for those new to the field of IT. This focused, full-color book takes a unique approach to teaching Windows networking to beginners by stripping down a network to its bare basics, thereby making each topic clear and easy to understand. Focusing on the new Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) program, this book pares down to just the essentials, showing beginners how to gain a solid foundation for understanding networking concepts upon which more advanced topics and technologies can be built.This straightforward guide begins each chapter by laying out a list of topics to be discussed, followed by a concise discussion of the core networking skills you need to have to gain a strong handle on the subject matter. Chapters conclude with review questions and suggested labs so you can measure your level of understanding of the chapter's content.Serves as an ideal resource for gaining a solid understanding of fundamental networking concepts and skillsOffers a straightforward and direct approach to networking basics and covers network management tools, TCP/IP, the name resolution process, and network protocols and topologiesReviews all the topics you need to know for taking the MTA 98-366 examProvides an overview of networking components, discusses connecting computers to a network, and looks at connecting networks with routersIf you're new to IT and interested in entering the IT workforce, then Microsoft Windows Networking Essentials is essential reading.

Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional

by Microsoft Corporation

This is not a manual for Windows XP Professional, but it does contain information useful when setting up and starting to use Windows XP. This book file contains tables reformatted for use with speech and braille. Important picture captions have been included. The recommended changes to XP for use with a screen reader will change many of the things listed on the second page of this booklet.

Microsoft® Word 2010 Plain & Simple

by Katherine Murray

Get the guide that makes learning Microsoft Word 2010 plain and simple! This full color, no-nonsense book shows you the quickest ways to solve a problem or learn new skills, using easy-to-follow steps and concise, straightforward language. You'll create professional-quality documents in no time. Here's WHAT you'll learn: Create professional-looking documents with ease Organize, edit, and format text Apply themes, styles, and other design elements Work with graphics, tables, and charts Take advantage of pre-built templates, or make your own Edit a document with others simultaneously -- online Here's HOW you'll learn it: Jump in whenever you need answers Easy-to-follow STEPS and SCREENSHOTS show exactly what to do Handy TIPS teach new techniques and shortcuts Quick TRY THIS! exercises help apply what you learn right away

The Microwave Cookbook

by The Editors at General Electric

Recipes for microwaving appetizers, soups, stews, meats, poultry, fish, seafood, eggs, cheese, sauces, vegetables, pastas, desserts, and breads. Also contains charts for defrosting foods, roasting meats, microwaving vegetables, heating and reheating foods.

The Microwave Master

by Donovan Jon Fandre

Recipes for appetizers, soups, salads, rice, pasta, seafood, poultry, beef, pork, lamb, vegetables, desserts - all using your microwave oven.


by Alan Dean Foster

OVER THE EDGEWhere Flinx and his flying minidrag Pip went, trouble always followed--that law had governed their lives through years of unsought danger and galactic intrigue. Now an evil rich man was out to kidnap the minidrag for his personal zoo, and Flinx and Pip were on the run again--this time into uncharted space, on a random course they hoped would foil their pursuers.They found more than they bargained for when they landed on Midworld, a verdant planet covered by an immense jungle, hosting an incredible variety of plant and animal life--all of it unknown and all of it deadly. And now they were in real trouble. Their hiding place was in danger of discovery, and their only hope lay with this bizarre and untamed planet . . . if it didn't kill them first!From the Paperback edition.

Midaq Alley

by Naguib Mahfouz

Written in the 1940s, this novel by the Egyptian Nobel laureate Mahfouz deals with the plight of impoverished classes in an old quarter of Cairo.


by Russell Andrews

A suicide bombing in the fashionable resort of the Hamptons. A private plane crashes at the nearby airport. The aircraft's identification has been altered. The pilot's body is spirited away from the site. The new Chief of Police, Justin Westwood, quickly discovers one link between the two incidents: someone, somewhere, is hampering his investigations. Trying to stop him finding out that the dead pilot was employed by the air force - and by a mysterious company called MIDAS. Trying to stop him finding out that the man carrying the bomb wasn't the one who detonated it. He didn't intend to commit suicide. Nor was he even a terrorist. He was part of a conspiracy far closer to home. One that takes no prisoners, and is now closing-in on Justin . . .

The Middle Ages

by Morris Bishop

In this single indispensable volume, one of America's ranking scholars combines a life's work of research and teaching with the art of lively narration. Both authoriatative and beautifully told, THE MIDDLE AGES is the full story of the thousand years between the fall of Rome and the Renaissance - a time that saw the rise of kings and emperors, the flowering of knighthood, the development of Europe, the increasing power of the Church, and the advent of the middle class. With exceptional grace and wit, Morris Bishop vividly reconstructs this distinctive era of European history in a work that will inform and delight scholars and general readers alike.

The Middle Ages (World History A.D. 450-1450)

by The Editors at the National Geographic Society

It is the story of the Middle Ages that began with the fall of the Western Roman Empire and it talks about the era's significant features like the weakened economy, lack of strong leadership, power of the Church, growth of cities and the legacy of the Middle Ages.

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