Mastering Windows NT Workstation

Mastering Windows NT Workstation

by Mark Minasi, Todd Phillips

Paperback(2ND)

$49.99

Overview

This best-selling comprehensive guide to Windows NT 4 Workstation--now updated for the latest version, Service Pack 4--includes expanded coverage of every feature, tool, and capability of the operating system. Written for end-users and system administrators alike, this book steps you through everything from installation to heavy-duty customization. Topics span e-mail and networking, cross-platform computing, remote computing, multimedia, and more. An extensive troubleshooting section makes this book a "must buy" for anyone using NT Workstation 4 at work or at home. |

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780782124910
Publisher: Sybex, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/01/1999
Series: Mastering Series
Edition description: 2ND
Pages: 1104
Product dimensions: 7.51(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.76(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

PART I  THE BASICS
1 Introducing Windows NT Workstation 4
2 Running Your Applications
3 Organizing Programs and Documents
4 Setting Object Properties
5 Customizing Your Desktop via the Control Panel

PART II  GETTING TO WORK
6 Printers and Printing
7 Running Multimedia Applications
8 Sharing Data between Applications
9 Using WordPad for Simple Word Processing
10 Painting Pictures with Windows Paint
11 The Other Windows NT Accessories

PART III  CONNECTING TO THE WORLD
12 Introduction to Communications and Using Phone Dialer
13 Sending E-Mail with Windows Messaging
14 Using HyperTerminal
15 Accessing the Internet

PART IV  BECOMING AN NT EXPERT
16 Introduction to Hardcore NT Workstation
17 Understanding the Architecture
18 Living with NT's Strict Security
19 Installing NT (and Automating Installation)
20 The Registry

PART V  NETWORKING
21 An In-Depth Introduction to Networks
22 Network Architectures
23 Essentials of NT Workstation Networking
24 Connecting to Novell NetWare Networks
25 Remote Access Services

PART VI  ADMINISTERING AND TROUBLESHOOTING
26 Supporting New Hardware and Installing Drivers
27 Running Windows 3.x and DOS Programs
28 Fixing NT When It Breaks
29 Administrative and Diagnostic Tools
30 Additional Customization Options
31 Advanced Troubleshooting Methodology

APPENDIX
Understanding NT Service Packs
GLOSSARY
Index

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