I recently bought a laptop with the Windows Vista operating system. I have used most of the Windows operating systems in the past and currently use Windows XP on all my systems, but because Vista looks and feels different, I have had to relearn a few things. I decided to search the Web for information regarding Vista, and have compile a list of links that will hopefully help you.
I realize that there are many more out there, but I will update the list if I discover more links.
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Page – The official Microsoft Web page for the Vista operating system.
Black Viper’s Web Site – A great site with a lot of information about the Vista services. It also provides step-by-step instructions on how to install Vista. I highly recommend you check out the site.
Windows Vista Tips & Tricks – A PC magazine Web page that lists 15 tips for Windows Vista. It’s not a comprehensive list, but does provide some good tips.
Vista Made Easy: 50 Tips And Tricks – This page contains some more tips on using Vista.
Windows Vista User Account Control Step by Step Guide – Provides a step-by-step guide to using Windows Vista’s new User Account Control.
Windows Backup and Restore Center – Provides an overview of the backup and restore capability of the Vista operating system.
Using Windows Vista System Restore – This article details how the use Windows Vista’s system restore feature.
Using Backup Status and Configuration in Vista – This article provides step-by-step instructions on using the Windows Vista Backup Status and Configuration tool.