Easy-to-understand advice for seniors who want to get up and running with their laptopsLaptop popularity is on the rise among computer buyers, including seniors. For anyone in the over-60 age group who is eager to get started with a laptop, this is the book for you! Laptops are ideal for seniors who travel and want to stay in contact with family and friends. You'll learn how to select the laptop that is right for you; get familiar with the hardware, operating system, and software; understand files and folders; and connect to other wireless technology.Featuring a larger font for text and larger sizes for images, this easy-to-understand book begins with the basics and progresses to step-by-step coverage of how to establish positive habits and avoid common pitfalls. With this guide, you'll feel confident about staying safe online when banking, shopping, or chatting.Seniors are becoming more adventurous when purchasing a computer, and laptops are increasing in popularity among the 60+ age group demographicCovers the basics: selecting the right laptop for your needs, using the keyboard and mouse, finding your way around Windows 7, using the Internet, and moreAssures you about staying safe online and keeping your information private when shopping, e-mailing family and friends, banking, researching, and moreFeatures a large font and large images for easy readingThis gentle introduction will get you started using your laptop today!