Updated edition (first time in paperback) of this best-selling book to run on the latest versions of Microsoft Office and Works Suites. Featuring new screen grabs, pictures (of hardware etc) and the most up-to-date web navigation and emailing tools. Now fully revised and updated this friendly, illustrated guide opens up hundreds of ways for you to get more out of your PC - from managing your household expenses to planning a garden: from cataloguing your favourite recipes to making your own Christmas cards (and addressing the envelopes!); and from keeping track of your family's health to shopping on the Internet - it's all explained in clear, jargon-free language. With step-by-step instructions based on a PC using Windows XP and standard Microsoft software, the projects offer expert advice and tried and tested shortcuts to make light work of any task. They are also clearly illustrated with screen snapshots showing you what you'll see on your screen at each stage. Whether you're a complete beginner or a more experienced PC user, this guide offers you a wealth of inspirational, bright ideas for accomplishing tasks you never even dreamed of tackling on a computer before.