Welcome to the Windows Vista User Guide site! here at the Windows Vista User Guide site we aim to have a concise, easy to follow guide on how to get started with Windows Vista. This site contains information about the various editions of Windows Vista, from Windows Vista starter to Windows Vista Ultimate Edition. Details on pricing and feature comparisons can also be found as well as methods of upgrading your current pc running Windows XP to Windows Vista will be detailed in easy to follow steps and plenty of screenshots to explain the exact procedures on how to upgrade.
Guides on this site include those for absolute beginners - minimal experience with an older version of windows (Windows XP) would be nescessary as we will bring you up to scratch on how to use the new Windows along with the benefits of upgrading or purchasing a system with Windows Vista. There is an intermediate guide for those who are familiar with many of the features of Windows XP already and how to use popular Windows applications already such as Windows Explorer, Internet Explorer, Windows Media Player, Outlook Express; we will be going through all the updated features on these applications and more. We also have an extensive guide for advanced users who are familiar with all the applications on Windows XP as well as Administrative roles through the MMC and use of Security policies, GPOs, the registry etc. Finally, a developer guide is constantly being worked on to guide you through the steps to creating new applications for Windows Vista, creating gadgets for the Sidebar and much more.
Maintenance of your Windows Vista will finally be explained so you can benefit from the new features that Windows Vista has to offer in this department including keeping you hard disks in working order, maintaining backup schedules to avoid unnescessary losses of data, setting up your disks to allow you to view previous versions of documents you have created in case you wish to undo changes made previously, securing your data with encryption techniques and more.
Other Operating Systems are also reviewed and guides for server operating systems from Windows 2000, Windows 2003 and the latest up coming Longhorn server are being worked on. These guides will be aimed at Administrators who require information on how to set up various tasks including DNS, DHCP, Security, GPOs, Active Directory. Information on current Microsoft exams is also available as well as beta exams coming up like the new Windows Vista exam for MCSE students.
|Vista Installation||Windows Vista Screenshotsnew!||Applications Certified for Vista||Securitynew!|
|Windows Applications||Windows DVD Maker||Windows Defender||Windows Easy Transfer||Windows Explorer|
|Windows Fax and Scan||Windows Journal||Windows Mail||Windows Media Center||Windows Meeting Space|
|Windows Movie Maker||Windows Photo Gallery||Windows Remote Assistance||Windows Update||Windows Media Player 11|
|Internet Explorer 7new!||Administrative Tools||Windows Speech Recognition||Control Panel||Event Viewer|
|Network Projector||Disk Defragmenter||Backup Status and Configuration||Default Programs||Auditing|
|Parental Controls||Sharing||Ease of Access Center||Disk Cleanup||Sidebar|
|Sticky Notes||Sync Center||Remote Desktop Connections||Games||Start Menu|
|Task Scheduler||System Restore||Tablet PC Input Panel||Taskbar||Usb Memory|