Author Archives: Tony Johnston

A special offer for Windows Secrets subscribers

Through the end of 2011, you can purchase two e-books, the PC Maintenance Guide and the PC Security Guide, together for just $9.95. That’s half off our standard price.

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The ultimate guide to fixing Windows 7 problems

Windows 7 is the best Windows ever, but no one calls it perfect. As with all operating systems, stuff happens.

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Stream media with Windows Home Server

When moving your home network to the next level includes adding Microsoft’s Windows Home Server, make sure you know how to set it up for optimal performance. Paul McFedries’ Microsoft Windows Home Server 2011 Unleashed provides the important information you’ll need to configure and manage WHS efficiently. It also describes how to integrate WHS with your networked PCs and covers such topics as setting up a WHS website, understanding Home Server power tools, and backing up data over your home network.

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The costs and cures for business data breaches

Within organizations, information security should be everyone’s responsibility — whether you’re a technical person or not. That’s the general theme for Michael Santarcangelo’s book, Into the Breach. When a corporation has a major data loss, it affects the brand, the customers, and often the bottom line.

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The secrets every Windows 7 user should know

All Windows Secrets subscribers who visit the new WindowsSecrets.com beta site may download a token of our appreciation for your feedback: a free excerpt from Wiley Publishing’s Windows 7 Secrets by Paul Thurrott and Rafael Rivera.

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Take your digital photography to the next level

Are you ready to move your digital photography beyond the simple snapshot? This month Windows Secrets and Wiley Publishing are giving all subscribers a free excerpt from Digital SLR Settings & Shortcuts For Dummies, by Doug Sahlin.

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Build your new blog site with WordPress

Paid members: wish you could create your own blog site? Last month we brought you a portion of Build a Website for Free. This month we continue that theme, giving you for free two chapters of Using WordPress, by Tris Hussey.

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Build an effective website for free

Over the months we’ve been pleased to bring you a variety of useful bonus downloads. We hope you’ve enjoyed them. But this month we have a special download for all paid Windows Secrets subscribers.

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