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    New book: Exam Ref 70-697 Configuring Windows Devices

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of Exam Ref 70-697 Configuring Windows Devices (ISBN 9781509303014), by Andrew Bettany and Jason Kellington. Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-697—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of configuring Windows 10 devices in the enterprise. Designed for experienced IT pros ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success as a Microsoft specialist. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Manage identity Plan desktop and device deployment Plan and implement a Microsoft Intune device management solution Configure networking and storage Manage...
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    Sample chapter: Overview of Windows PowerShell 5.0

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    This chapter from Windows PowerShell Step by Step, 3rd Edition covers the basic use and capabilities of Windows PowerShell, how to install Windows PowerShell, how to use basic command-line utilities inside Windows PowerShell and access Windows PowerShell help, and run and get help on basic Windows PowerShell cmdlets. After completing this chapter, you will be able to Understand the basic use and capabilities of Windows PowerShell. Install Windows PowerShell. Use basic command-line utilities inside Windows PowerShell. Use Windows PowerShell help. Run basic Windows PowerShell cmdlets. Get help on basic Windows PowerShell cmdlets. The release of Windows PowerShell 5.0 continues to offer real power to the Windows network administrator. Combining the power of a full-fledged scripting language with...
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    ebook deal of the week: Windows 10 Step by Step

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    Save 50%! Buy here. This offer expires Sunday, November 22 at 7:00 AM GMT. See streamlined how-to's for essential tasks--and get productive faster with Windows 10 Learn the essentials for using Windows 10 with the all-new, FULL-COLOR, how-to's in Step by Step. Your favorite format now features even more helpful visuals and fast, numbered steps--for a streamlined, colorful, and concise learning experience. Organized by tasks, this book makes it easy to find what you need to get the job done quickly with Windows 10. Learn more Terms & conditions Each week, on Sunday at 12:01 AM PST / 7:01 AM GMT, a new eBook is offered for a one-week period. Check back each week for a new deal. The products offered as our eBook Deal of the Week are not eligible for any other discounts. The Deal of the Week...
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    ebook deal of the week: Windows PowerShell Step by Step

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    Save 50%! Buy here.   This offer expires Sunday, November 15 at 7:00 AM GMT. This is today's definitive hands-on guide to automating Windows setup, deployment, and management with Windows PowerShell. Microsoft senior consultant Ed Wilson ("The Scripting Guy") fully illuminates every key PowerShell technique -- especially the major improvements and new cmdlets introduced with PowerShell 5.0. Wilson's positive and humorous approach has made him one of the world's most popular PowerShell instructors. Learn more Terms & conditions Each week, on Sunday at 12:01 AM PST / 7:01 AM GMT, a new eBook is offered for a one-week period. Check back each week for a new deal. The products offered as our eBook Deal of the Week are not eligible for any other discounts. The Deal of the Week...
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    New book: Microsoft Visual C# Step by Step, Eighth Edition

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of Microsoft Visual C# Step by Step, Eighth Edition (9781509301041), by John Sharp! Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local Update 2/4/2016: Some readers have been unable to open the corresponding projects as per the instructions on page xxiii of this book. Author John Sharp has come up with a solution. Learn about it here . Your hands-on guide to Microsoft Visual C# fundamentals with Visual Studio 2015 Expand your expertise—and teach yourself the fundamentals of programming with the latest version of Visual C# with Visual Studio 2015. If you are an experienced software developer, you’ll get all the guidance, exercises, and code...
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    New book: Windows 10 Step by Step

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of Windows 10 Step by Step (ISBN 9780735697959), by Joan Lambert and Steve Lambert. Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local The quick way to learn Windows 10 This is learning made easy. Get more done quickly with Windows 10. Jump in wherever you need answers—brisk lessons and colorful screenshots show you exactly what to do, step by step. Discover fun and functional Windows 10 features! Work with the new, improved Start menu and Start screen Learn about different sign-in methods Put the Cortana personal assistant to work for you Manage your online reading list and annotate articles with the new browser, Microsoft Edge Help safeguard your computer, your information...
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    ebook deal of the week: Software Requirements, Third Edition

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    Save 50%! Buy here. This offer expires Sunday, November 8 at 7:00 AM GMT. Now in its third edition, this classic guide to software requirements engineering has been fully updated with new topics, examples, and guidance. Two leaders in the requirements community have teamed up to deliver a contemporary set of practices covering the full range of requirements development and management activities on software projects. Describes practical, effective, field-tested techniques for managing the requirements engineering process from end to end. Learn more Terms & conditions Each week, on Sunday at 12:01 AM PST / 7:01 AM GMT, a new eBook is offered for a one-week period. Check back each week for a new deal. The products offered as our eBook Deal of the Week are not eligible for any other discounts...
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    Watch Ed Wilson discuss Data Grooming live on YouTube tonight

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    Ed Wilson—The Scripting Guy and author of Windows PowerShell Step by Step, Third Edition— is speaking about Data Grooming tonight! The session starts at 7pm EST. Stream it live here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_5wv6yn9_c Unable to watch the session live? No problem! The video will stay on YouTube so you can watch it when it’s most convenient. Learn more about Ed’s new book here . Not sure this book is right for you? Check out two sample chapters first.
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    Sample chapter: How to Change the Appearance of a Workbook in Microsoft Excel 2016

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    This chapter from Microsoft Excel 2016 Step by Step guides you through procedures related to changing the appearance of data, applying existing formats to data, making numbers easier to read, changing data’s appearance based on its value, and adding images to worksheets.   In this chapter Format cells Define styles Apply workbook themes and Excel table styles Make numbers easier to read Change the appearance of data based on its value Add images to worksheets Practice files For this chapter, use the practice files from the Excel2016SBS\Ch04 folder. For practice file download instructions, see the introduction. Entering data into a workbook efficiently saves you time, but you must also ensure that your data is easy to read. Microsoft Excel 2016 gives you a wide variety of ways to make your...
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    New book: Windows 10 Inside Out

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of Windows 10 Inside Out (9780735697966), by Ed Bott, Carl Siechert, and Craig Stinson. Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local Conquer Windows 10—from the inside out! Dive into Windows 10—and really put your Windows expertise to work. Focusing on the most powerful and innovative features of Windows 10, this supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, tips, and workarounds. From the new Microsoft Edge browser to the personal assistant Cortana, from security to the enhanced Start menu, discover how the experts tackle essential Windows 10 tasks—and challenge yourself to new levels of mastery. Install, configure, and personalize Windows 10...
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    PASS Summit 2015 is this week! In honor of the event–and all of our wonderful authors who are speaking this week–save 30% on PASS Summit 2015 speaker titles at microsoftpressstore.com . Use discount code PASS2015 during checkout to apply savings. Offer ends October 31, 2015. Featured titles & speaker details: Definitive Guide to DAX, The: Business intelligence with Microsoft Excel, SQL Server Analysis Services, and Power BI Authors speaking: Alberto Ferrari & Marco Russo T-SQL Querying Authors speaking: Itzik Ben-Gan , Dejan Sarka , & Kevin Farlee Microsoft Azure SQL Database Step by Step Author speaking: Leonard G. Lobel Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Author speaking: Stacia Varga (Misner...
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    New book: Windows 10 Plain & Simple

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of Windows 10 Plain & Simple (ISBN 9780735697942), by Nancy Muir Boysen. Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 10 See it. Learn it. In color. Here’s WHAT You’ll Learn Navigate Windows 10 quickly, easily, and efficiently Get online with the sleek new Microsoft Edge web browser Make the most of the new Cortana personal assistant Efficiently manage your email, calendar, contacts, and more Access your files from anywhere with Microsoft OneDrive Help secure your computer and protect your data Here’s HOW You’ll Learn It Jump in wherever you need answers Follow easy steps and screenshots to see exactly what to...
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    Sample chapter: How to Combine Data from Multiple Sources in Microsoft Excel 2016

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    This chapter from Microsoft Excel 2016 Step by Step guides you through procedures related to using a workbook as a template for other workbooks, linking to data in other workbooks, and consolidating multiple sets of data into a single workbook. In this chapter Use workbooks as templates for other workbooks Link to data in other worksheets and workbooks Consolidate multiple sets of data into a single workbook Practice files For this chapter, use the practice files from the Excel2016SBS\Ch07 folder. For practice file download instructions, see the introduction. Excel 2016 gives you a wide range of tools with which to format, summarize, and present your data. After you have created a workbook to hold data about a particular subject, you can create as many worksheets...
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    ebook deal of the week: Code Complete, 2nd Edition

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    Save 50%! Buy here. This offer expires Sunday, October 25 at 7:00 AM GMT. Widely considered one of the best practical guides to programming, Steve McConnell's original CODE COMPLETE has been helping developers write better software for more than a decade. Now this classic book has been fully updated and revised with leading-edge practices—and hundreds of new code samples—illustrating the art and science of software construction. Learn more . Terms & conditions Each week, on Sunday at 12:01 AM PST / 7:01 AM GMT, a new eBook is offered for a one-week period. Check back each week for a new deal. The products offered as our eBook Deal of the Week are not eligible for any other discounts. The Deal of the Week promotional price cannot be combined with other offers.
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    New book: The Definitive Guide to DAX: Business intelligence with Microsoft Excel, SQL Server Analysis Services, and Power BI

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of The Definitive Guide to DAX: Business intelligence with Microsoft Excel, SQL Server Analysis Services, and Power BI (ISBN 9780735698352), by Marco Russo and Alberto Ferrari. Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local This comprehensive and authoritative guide will teach you the DAX language for business intelligence, data modeling, and analytics. Leading Microsoft BI consultants Marco Russo and Alberto Ferrari help you master everything from table functions through advanced code and model optimization. You’ll learn exactly what happens under the hood when you run a DAX expression, how DAX behaves differently from other languages, and how to use this knowledge to...
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    New book: Windows PowerShell Step by Step, Third Edition

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    We’re pleased to announce the availability of Windows PowerShell Step by Step, Third Edition (ISBN 9780735675117), by Ed Wilson. Purchase from these online retailers: Microsoft Press Store Amazon.com Barnes & Noble Independent booksellers – Shop local Your hands-on guide to Windows PowerShell scripting fundamentals Expand your expertise—and teach yourself the fundamentals of Windows PowerShell scripting, including features available in Windows PowerShell 5. If you are an IT professional, power user, or consultant, you’ll get the guidance, exercises, and code you need to master core techniques for automating Windows setup, deployment, and management. Discover how to: Run cmdlets and command-line utilities Administer Windows-based servers and desktops with built-in cmdlets Use providers to...
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