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The Topics Covered In This Book Are: Visualizing the Complete Oracle Environment, SQL: Structured Query Language, Oracle Database Concepts, Oracle Instance Concepts, Oracle in Action, Complete Oracle System Design: Steps of Implementation, Oracle Database Design, Oracle Network Administration, Oracle Database Management, Oracle Backup &...
Windows 7 Made Simple (Made Simple Apress)
On your computer screen is the most exciting new release of Windows in the last 10
years: Windows 7. This Quick Start Guide will get you up and running with Windows in
no time. You’ll learn what’s new in Windows 7, how to find your way around the
Windows 7 desktop, where to find your programs and documents, and several...