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Mandolin for Dummies Collection – Mandolin for Dummies/Mandolin Exercises for Dummies
by Don Julin

The complete collection for getting started with the mandolin

Mandolin for Dummies Collection includes Mandolin For Dummies and Mandolin Exercises For Dummies.

  • Mandolin For Dummies includes downloadable audio tracks from the book; clear and useful photos and diagrams, and a mandolin buying guide.
  • Mandolin Exercises For Dummies is packed with instruction hundreds of exercises, drills and practice pieces.

Mandolin For Dummies and Mandolin Exercises For Dummies are the perfect companions for you learning to play your new mandolin!


Photoshop Lightroom 2 For Dummies
by Rob Sylvan

Take your digital photography to the next level by learning how to use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 with Photoshop Lightroom 2 for Dummies! From how to install Lightroom and navigate the Lightroom interface to playing with advanced options like creating slideshows and sharing photos with friends and family, this easy-to-understand guide will walk you through every step.

You’ll find out all about the Lightroom modules and their functions while understanding the role of the Lightroom catalog, how to care for it, and work with its functions. You will learn everything about working with digital photographs, from distinguishing among various file formats to managing and importing photos. You’ll find out how to view, find, organize and develop photos in the library and utilize the digital darkroom. You’ll even find out how to work with external editors. After reading this book, you will know how to:

  • Install and get started with Lightroom
  • Recognize the role and function of the Lightroom catalog
  • Manage and save files
  • View, find, organize, and develop photos in the library
  • Unleash your creativity with photo editing options
  • Share and export files to share them with friends and family
  • Create copies, slideshows, and web galleries

Complete with lists of ten resources, ten common problems and solutions, and ten favorite tips and tricks, Photoshop Lightroom 2 For Dummies is your one-stop guide to setting up, working with, and making the most of Photoshop Lightroom for all your digital photography needs.


Adobe Flex 3.0 For Dummies
by Doug McCune, Deepa Subramaniam

Ready to flex your Web development muscles and start building rich Internet applications? With Flex 3.0, you can create great RIAs that perform like desktop applications using Adobe Flash Player, which is already installed on more than 95 percent of Internet-connected computers. And the fun and easy way™ to get up to speed on Flex is with Adobe Flex 3.0 For Dummies.

This friendly guide shows you how Flex lets you leverage the power of Adobe’s ubiquitous Flash technology to build large applications. If you’ve written code in any language, Adobe Flex 3.0 For Dummies will get you started, introduce you to FlexBuilder and the Flex framework, and have you building some really “flashy” stuff before you know it. You’ll find out how to:

  • Develop interactive applications without worrying about browser differences
  • Use the Event Model
  • Work with ActionScript and MXML
  • Build simple user interface controls and data-driven controls
  • Set up data binding
  • Format and validate user data
  • Create, run, and clean a project
  • Explore Flex manager classes
  • Work with styling and skinning Flex components

All the code used in the book is on the companion Web site to save you that much more time. Adobe Flex 3.0 For Dummies helps you become Flex-literate in a flash!

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Photoshop Elements 4 For Dummies
by Barbara Obermeier, Ted Padova

Whether you’re a hobbyist or a pro, look what you can do with Elements 4!

Photoshop Elements is all grown up – a powerful program that’s easy to use and gives professional results. This book’s step-by-step instructions and full-color examples help you take creative control of Photoshop Elements’ tools. From sharpening and improving contrast to creating greeting cards, calendars, and photo albums in Windows, here’s how to tweak, improve, print, and share great pictures.

Discover how to

  • Create sharp and colorful images for printing
  • Combine multiple images into creative collages
  • Correct color, contrast, and clarity
  • Share photos as PDF slideshows
  • Build a Web photo gallery
  • Organize and find photos fast

Amazon Fire Phone For Dummies
by Dan Gookin

Fire up your Amazon Fire Phone and get to know the hottest new smartphone around with For Dummies!

The Amazon Fire Phone is here, and the first smartphone designed by Amazon does not disappoint. Loaded with innovative features like Dynamic Perspective, Firefly, and Mayday, your Amazon Fire Phone is a truly unique offering in the Android market, and veteran For Dummies author Dan Gookin is here to offer his truly unique advice on how to blaze through your Fire Phone like a pro. You’ll tackle the smartphone basics like making calls, texting, e-mailing, browsing the Internet, and shooting photos and video before taking on more advanced features like maps and navigation, built-in and add-on apps, movies, music, e-books, and syncing it all in the cloud.

  • Walks you through your Amazon Fire Phone and all its features – from understanding its “under the hood” power to customizing your device for your needs
  • Covers using your Amazon Fire Phone for work – and play – with advice on setting up and storing contacts, managing your calendar, getting directions, going online, staying in touch with friends and family, and filling your Fire with the latest games, apps, movies, music, and more
  • Includes details on the Fire’s camera and video capabilities, immersive Firefly technology, Amazon content integration, cloud storage, and 24/7 Mayday help service

Whether you’re upgrading from another device or stepping into the smartphone market for the first time, Amazon Fire Phone For Dummies is your guide to all your Fire has to offer.


Microsoft SharePoint 2007 For Dummies
by Vanessa L. Williams

  • Microsoft SharePoint now has a 10 percent share of the portal market, and the new release, which features enhanced integration with Office 2007, is sure to give SharePoint a boost
  • Offers clear instructions and soup-to-nuts coverage of this complex product, focusing instead on practical solutions to real-world SharePoint challenges
  • Features tips, tricks, and techniques for administrators who need to install and configure a SharePoint portal as well as ordinary users who need to populate and maintain the portal and use it for collaborative projects
  • Topics covered include setting up a SharePoint portal, matching SharePoint to business needs, managing portal content, branding, collaborating on SharePoint sites, using a portal to improve employee relations and marketing, putting expense reports and other interactive forms on a portal, and monitoring and backing up SharePoint

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic For Dummies
by Rob Sylvan

Edit, organize, store, and share photos

Whether you are brand new to photography, a devoted enthusiast, or a seasoned pro, there’s a version of Lightroom for you.

Lightroom For Dummiesis the book to help you learn which version of Lightroom is right for your needs. The main focus of the book is on using Lightroom Classic, but also includes an introduction to Lightroom CC. All with the goal of helping you get started on the right foot toward taking your photographic workflow to the next level. The book is a great starting place to help you improve your family photos or add advanced Lightroom skills that aid your career. Look inside to find the steps to navigating the software and getting top-notch results.

  • Deciding which version of Lightroom is the best fit
  • Take control of your photo library with Lightroom Classic
  • Importing, organizing, and finding photos
  • Editing and sharing your photos
  • Producing a slideshow, book, print, or web gallery
  • Gain a foundation for getting started with Lightroom CC

Get ready to spend less time in front of the computer and more time behind the lens!


iPad For Dummies
by Edward C. Baig, Bob LeVitus

The fast and easy way to get the most out of your iPad – updated for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3!

This new edition of iPad For Dummies covers all the latest tips and tricks to getting the most out of your iPad, presented in a straightforward-but-fun language that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years. Clear instructions get you started with the basics, like setting up your iPad, mastering the multi-touch interface, and synching your data. Next, you’ll discover how to work in the iCloud, set up iTunes on your iPad, browse the Internet, send and receive e-mails, text with iMessage, download apps from the App Store, making video calls with FaceTime, work with Siri, import pictures, get organized with Reminders, find your way with Maps, and so much more. Written in plain English and complemented with full-color photographs that bring the information to life, iPad For Dummies helps even the most techno-phobic readers understand and master the iPad’s myriad capabilities. Whether you’re looking to curl up with a good iBook, stay connected on social media, capture photos and videos–or anything in between–everything you need is at your fingertips.

  • Includes coverage of iPad Air 2, iPad Air, and all models of iPad mini
  • Bestselling For Dummies brand in full-color!
  • Written by a dynamic team, including the Personal Tech columnist for USA Today and the author of the popular Dr. Mac column for the Houston Chronicle
  • Enhanced with instructional videos and eBook supplements
  • Covers the portability, accessibility, and multi-functionality that make iPad popular for school, recreation, and work

If you’re a new iPad user or have a bit of experience and want approachable information on the latest iOS software and iPad hardware, this friendly guide has you covered.


C# 2010 All-in-One For Dummies
by Bill Sempf, Charles Sphar, Stephen R. Davis

A logical, straightforward approach to learning the C# language

C# is a complicated programming language for building .NET-connected software for Microsoft Windows, the Web, and a wide range of devices. The friendly All-in-One For Dummies format is a perfect way to present it. Each minibook is a self-contained package of necessary information, making it easy to find what you’re looking for.

Upgrades in C# 2010 include the ability to build Windows 7 applications and compatibility with Python and Ruby.

  • C# is a somewhat complex programming language for building .NET-connected software for Microsoft Windows, the Web, and other devices
  • Beginning C# programmers will appreciate how the All-in-One format breaks the topic into minibooks, each one addressing a key body of information
  • Minibooks include creating your first C# program, Windows 7 programming, basic C# programming, object-based programming, object-oriented programming, Windows programming with C# and Visual Studio, and debugging
  • Companion Web site includes all sample code

Beginning C# programmers will find C# 2010 All-in-One For Dummies explains a complicated topic in an easy, understandable way.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


iPad mini For Dummies
by Edward C. Baig, Bob LeVitus

Find out why the iPad mini has never been bigger

This new edition of iPad mini For Dummies covers all the latest tips and tricks for getting an even bigger bang out of your iPad mini. Presented in full-color and written in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years, this friendly guide walks you through the multitouch interface, going online, getting connected, packing your iPad mini with apps, games, e-books, photos, music, and movies, synchronizing your data, texting with iMessage, working with Siri, importing pictures and launching slideshows, getting organized with Reminders, finding your way with Maps, working with the Calendar, protecting your information, accessorizing your iPad mini, and much more.

Updated and revised throughout to cover Apple’s newest iPad mini hardware and iOS software, iPad mini For Dummies is the ideal companion to help you make the most out of your device. Plus, if you run into any problems along the way, you’ll find easy-to-follow, expert troubleshooting and maintenance tips.

  • Richly illustrated in full color and updated to reflect the latest iPad mini hardware and iOS software
  • Shows you how to turn your iPad mini into an entertainment hub
  • Covers the key features and tools readers need to become iPad mini mavericks
  • Written by Edward C. Baig, the Personal Tech columnist for USA Today, and Bob LeVitus, often referred to as “Dr. Mac”

Your iPad mini may be small, but it packs a big punch. In this full-color guide, you’ll unlock all of its incredible capabilities—and have a blast while you’re at it!