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Introduction to Personal Computers Using Microsoft Windows 8

Whether you’re new to computers or have used them in the past, this class will help you become more comfortable using a personal computer (PC) and, more specifically, the Windows 8 interface. This course will help you ... Show More
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This course is intended for new computer users who want to use the basic tools and features of Windows 8. No p... Show More
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Introduction to Personal Computers Using Microsoft Windows 8

Lesson 1: Getting to Know PCs and the Windows 8 User Interface
Topic A: Identify Components of a Personal Computer
Topic B: Sign In to Windows 8
Topic C: Navigate the Start Screen

Lesson 2: Using Modern Apps and Navigation Features
Topic A: Access and Identify the Charms
Topic B: Modern Apps and Common Navigation Features
Topic C: Multitasking with Apps

Lesson 3: Working with Desktop Applications
Topic A: Navigate the Desktop
Topic B: Manage Files and Folders with File Explorer
Topic C: Elements of a Desktop Window
Topic D: Create and Modify Files with Desktop Applications

Lesson 4: Using Internet Explorer 10
Topic A: Navigate Internet Explorer 10
Topic B: Browse the Web

Lesson 5: Customizing the Windows 8 Environment
Topic A: Customize the Start Screen
Topic B: Customize the Desktop

Lesson 6: Using Windows 8 Security Features
Topic A: Set Privacy Levels and Passwords
Topic B: Use Windows Defender
Topic C: Store and Share Files with SkyDrive

CTU Training Solutions , Updated: July 10th, 2017

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