See it done. Do it yourself.
PROMISE: For those who would rather be shown how than told how to do something
AUDIENCE: Consumers who are visual learners
APPROACH: Two-color format with numbered steps guide you through tasks; includes tips and techniques; each chapter offers illustrations with matching steps, and is based on a task-oriented structure. "Show Me Live" software available online shows you how to perform tasks using the live animations. Show Me Live highlights each step and talks you through the process.
SPECS: $19.99, 300 - 550 pp.
CORE TOPICS: Consumer topics, desktop applications