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    Win 8 reference book

    I am going to upgrade to a new Win8 laptop. (now using Win7 Home Premium)
    What is the best reference to learn Win8, the dummies books or is there something
    else that would be better for a 77 year old senior? All suggestions appreciated.
    Thanks, Tom

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    Here on Woody's Lounge (formerly), we'd better say Woody's!: Windows 8 All-in-One For Dummies

    It does get overwhelmingly good reviews on Amazon.com. And not bad value at $20 for 1080 pages.

    Bruce

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    Dell have a free downloadable version of Windows 8 For Dummies available. You have to supply some contact information for marketing purposes though. I thought it was a good book, full of useful information (and a realistically cynical view of Microsoft's more bizarre design decisions).
    http://marketing.dell.com/windows-8-ebook

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    Tom,

    I can highly recommend the ebook in this post. It's over 600 pages and starts with a good overview of computers and windows in general before it gets into win 8 and at $4.50 you can't beat the price. HTH
    May the Forces of good computing be with you!

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