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Migrating to Windows 8.1

Advantages: Lots of illustrations, clear print/layout, handy shortcuts list
Disadvantages: No index/glossary, probably too basic for some

I am not a computer expert as you can tell from the fact I bought a book to help me get to grips with Windows 8.1. I am spoilt by having friends and relatives who work in the technology industry so when something goes wrong on my laptop I tend to hand it ...

ryeb 02.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Migrating to Windows 8.1 - Dr. Andy Williams

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Dreamweaver 3 Bible

Advantages: Extremely through and easy to read
Disadvantages: A lot to take in, but if you use it more as a reference book rather than one to read and learn you should be ok

...I'm fairly new to Dreamweaver, and just getting the hang of the WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) aspect of Dreamweaver is hard, when I've been writing in HTML for years. However, I decided to buy the Dreamweaver 3 Bible, as although I was producing ...

loooeze 17.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Dreamweaver 3 Bible - Macromedia Press

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A real gem

Advantages: Good screenshots and well explained
Disadvantages: Not much

Dreamweaver 3 is the next generation in HTML editors which takes the language to altogether new heights. This book has followed these developments and brings them to earth in the form of easy to read and understandable text that is this book. This book ...

sasr007 20.07.2000 · Read full review

Review of Dreamweaver 3 Bible - Macromedia Press

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Manual gear by Haynes

Advantages: Clearly written, generally good choice of systems, well presented, satisfying to handle
Disadvantages: No index, doesn't cover handheld consoles, one or two surprising editorial decisions

... Background Haynes used to be known as a publisher almost exclusively of motoring workshop manuals. In recent years, though, they've branched out (too much?) and spread their famous brand (too thinly?) and the familiar logo now adorns solid, A4-size ...

davidbuttery 02.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Video Gaming Manual - Diniz Sanches

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Recommended reading for the MFC intermediate

Advantages: Fosters an inquisitive mind and provides fascinating insights
Disadvantages: Its age means it's missing more recent additions to MFC

...Do you want to change the behaviour of some default MFC code, but don't want maintenance headaches? This could be the book for you. MFC Internals provides a fascinating insight into how many aspects of the MFC library actually work. Especially useful are ...

malross 05.09.2000 · Read full review

Review of MFC Internals: Inside the Microsoft Foundation Architecture - Scot Wingo

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