Microsoft New users

This course is intended for new users to computers. The course will assume no knowledge and is aimed at giving delegates confidence to use applications further where appropriate.

Format: one day, max capacity 6

Wireless Computer Accessories
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Introduction

  • The computer keyboard

  • Using the mouse effectively

  • Windows Desk Top

 

The Basics - Windows

  • Window Essentials, The Title Bar

  • Viewing Multiple Windows

  • Repositioning & Sizing Windows

 

Menus, Commands & Dialogue Boxes

  • Commands, Greyed Commands

  • Speed Keys, Dialogue Boxes

The Start Menu & Taskbar

  • Programs, Documents

  • Settings, Find, Help

  • The Taskbar


Understanding Drives

  • C:\ Drive and A:\Drive

  • Network Drives

  • CD Drive

  • USB

 

Working with Folders

  • Folders, Documents

  • Creating & Copying

  • Renaming & Deleting Folders

  • Drag & Drop

 

Working with Files

  • Naming, Locating, Viewing

  • Renaming, Moving, Copying, Deleting Files

  • Undoing File Operations

  • Recycle Bin, Drag and Drop

  • Accessing Files from the Desk Top

 


Customising Your Work Environment

  • Control Panel, Setting Date/Time

  • Creating shortcuts

 

Printing

  • Print Folder, Printing 

  • Documents

  • Managing Print Queue

  • Pausing & Resuming a Printer

  • Printing over a Network

 

The Internet

  • Internet Explorer

  • Setting the Home page

  • Internet Options

  • Searching Techniques

  • Google

 

Microsoft Office

  • Overview Word or selected Microsoft application