Preface. Acknowledgments. PART I: Know This or Suffer. Chapter 1: What Is Windows XP? Chapter 2: Getting Around Like a Pro. Chapter 3: Opening Programs and Documents. Chapter 4: Shortcuts and Other Cool Tricks. PART II: Becoming an Internet Guru. Chapter 5: Connecting to the Internet. Chapter 6: Browsing the World Wide Web. Chapter 7: Maximum Web. Chapter 8: Internet E--Mail. Chapter 9: Participating in Usenet Newsgroups. Chapter 10: Windows Messenger, Games, and Such. Chapter 11: Online Conferencing with NetMeeting. PART III: Have It Your Way. Chapter 12: General Housekeeping (Copying, Deleting, and So On). Chapter 13: Organizing Your Virtual Office. Chapter 14: Personalizing the Screen. Chapter 15: Speech, Handwriting, Joysticks, and More. PART IV: Growth, Maintenance, and General Tweaking. Chapter 16: Installing and Removing Programs. Chapter 17: Installing and Removing Hardware. Chapter 18: Disaster Prevention and Recovery. Chapter 19: Updates, Maintenance, and Monitoring. Chapter 20: Managing Multiple Users. Chapter 21: Road Warrior Tools and Techniques. PART V: Work and Play. Chapter 22: Numbers, Text, and Pictures. Chapter 23: Cameras, Scanners, and Faxes. Chapter 24: Sounds, Music, Video, and DVD. Chapter 25: Fun with Windows Movie Maker. PART VI: Local Area Networks. Chapter 26: Create Your Own LAN. Chapter 27: Sharing Resources on a LAN. Chapter 28: Cool LAN Tricks. Chapter 29: Beefing Up Security. PART VII: Advanced Stuff. Chapter 30: File Icons, Associations, and Properties. Chapter 31: Partitions, Volumes, and NTFS. Chapter 32: Advanced Security Administration. Chapter 33: Dealing with the Windows XP Registry. Chapter 34: Special Features of Windows XP Professional. Appendix A: Installing Windows XP. Appendix B: What's New in Windows XP. Appendix C: Special Folders and Shortcut Keys. Glossary. Index.