Introduction to Microsoft Windows & Internet

This one-day course is designed to help delegates to gain competence using the Windows operating system & understand the concept of the Internet and the opportunity to gain an understanding of how the World Wide Web works.

Duration: 1 Day
The course has been designed for new users to a personal computer. The only experience required is the ability to use the mouse and the keyboard.
Course Prerequisite: Introduction to Computers

Course Outline

  • What is a Personal Computer
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Applications
  • Types of Business Software
  • The Basic Computer Process
  • Log in to Windows 10
  • The Login Screen
  • Shut Down Option
  • Navigate the Desktop
  • Programs, Tiles; Window Components
  • Arrange Open Windows
  • The Snap & Shake Feature
  • Euro Effects
  • Turn off the PC
  • Customize the Windows 10 Start Menu
  • Taskbar Settings
  • Customize the Taskbar
  • Personalize the Desktop
  • Arrange Desktop Icons
  • Managing Files & Folders
  • File Explorer Create a Folder on the Desktop
  • Create a Folder in File Explorer
  • Rename a Folder
  • Delete a Folder
  • Move Items to a Folder
  • The Recycle Bin
  • Create Shortcuts to the Desktop
  • Windows Accessories
  • The Paint Tool
  • Using WordPad
  • The Save As Dialog Box
  • Cut, Copy and Paste
  • The Calculator
  • The Snipping Tool
  • Sticky Notes
  • Basic Principles of the Internet
  • What is the Internet
  • What can you do with the Internet
  • Firewalls
  • Intranet
  • Extranet
  • Advantages & Disadvantages of the Internet
  • Internet Addresses
  • Search Engines
  • Use Microsoft Edge
  • Enter a Web Address
  • Customizing Microsoft Edge
  • Print Search Results
  • Adding Links to the Favourites Bar
  • Using History, Clearing History
  • Copying & Pasting from a Web Page
  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments (not applicable to on-site training)
  • Electronic Certificate (on successful completion of the course)
  • Electronic Trainer Feedback Report
  • Electronic Delegate Feedback Questionnaire

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