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Windows 8 Online Training

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Rs 4,118
*Guide price
Original amount in GBP:
£ 48

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Typology Training
Level Beginner
Methodology Online
Duration Flexible
Start Different dates available
  • Training
  • Beginner
  • Online
  • Duration:
    Flexible
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

Windows 8 is the biggest change to Microsoft's operating system in almost twenty years, and in this Windows 8 training course we will get you up to speed and productive as quickly as possible.

You will learn how to use the new Start screen and how it works with the desktop, how to customize your settings and preferences and how to use the built-in apps and accessories. You will also learn tips for managing your files and folders, and throughout the course, you'll learn lots of shortcuts.

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Different dates available
Online
Starts Different dates available
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Online

What you'll learn on the course

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Windows
IT
Firewall
Mac OS
Internet Explorer
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Windows 8 training

Course programme

Course Description

Windows 8 is the biggest change to Microsoft's operating system in almost twenty years, and in this Windows 8 training course we will get you up to speed and productive as quickly as possible.

You will learn how to use the new Start screen and how it works with the desktop, how to customize your settings and preferences and how to use the built-in apps and accessories. You will also learn tips for managing your files and folders, and throughout the course, you'll learn lots of shortcuts.

After finishing this course, you will know how to make Windows adapt to your needs, rather than the other way around. You will learn how to pin important programs and web sites to the Start screen and remove those you don't need. You'll learn tips and shortcuts to manage files and folders, so they will always be at your fingertips and how to search for them if you don't know where they are. You will also learn how Windows can keep you safe from viruses and other malware.

Highlights
  • Discover Updated desktop options (themes, background, screen savers)
  • See the revised taskbar in action (jumplists, live thumbnails, notification area)
  • Learn centralized & simplified hardware & printer management
  • One-stop for identifying and fixing maintenance, security and performance issues using the Action Center
  • Integrated scheduled backup and easy drive encryption including BitLocker to Go for USB drives


HIT THE GROUND RUNNING (44 min)
  1. The Start Screen and the Desktop
  2. Modifying the Start Screen
  3. Personalizing the Way Your Computer Looks
  4. Snapping Apps to the Screen
  5. Setting Taskbar Options
CUSTOMIZATION WITH THE SETTINGS APP (38 min)
  1. Managing Users
  2. Controlling Notifications
  3. Configuring Searches
  4. Choosing which Apps Can Share
  5. General Settings
  6. Privacy
  7. Devices
  8. Wireless and Ease of Access
  9. Syncing Your Settings
  10. Creating a HomeGroup
  11. Windows Update
SETTING OPTIONS WITH THE CONTROL PANEL (89 min)
  1. Opening the Control Panel
  2. Choosing Default Programs
  3. Changing the Screen Resolution and Other Display Items
  4. Managing Fonts
  5. Changing the Way Your Mouse Behaves
  6. Choosing Wallpaper, Background Colors, and Sounds
  7. Managing Power on a Laptop
  8. Uninstalling a Program
  9. Controlling Audio Hardware and the Sounds Windows Makes
  10. Getting Info on System Settings and Making Changes
  11. Managing Users
  12. Staying Safe from Viruses
  13. Letting the Firewall Add to Your Safety
  14. Mobility Settings for Your Laptop
MANAGING FILES and FOLDERS (57 min)
  1. Navigating the File Explorer
  2. Viewing Folder Contents
  3. Copying and Moving Files and Folders
  4. Multiple Explorers, and Sharing and Renaming Files
  5. Using and Managing Libraries
  6. Searching for Files
  7. Backing Up Files with File History
  8. Zipping and Unzipping Files
WORKING WITH BUILT-IN APPS (48 min)
  1. Calendar
  2. Photos
  3. Mail
  4. People
  5. Messaging
  6. Music
  7. Windows Store
WORKING WITH BUILT-IN ACCESSORIES (33 min)
  1. Calculator
  2. Character Map
  3. Paint
  4. Snipping Tool
  5. Magnifier
INTERNET EXPLORER 10 (32 min)
  1. The New Windows 8-Style IE 10
  2. The traditional IE 10 on the desktop
  3. IE 10 - Organizing Bookmarks
  4. Security and Performance Features
BASIC TROUBLESHOOTING (14 min)
  1. The New Task Manager
  2. Deleting Temp Files
  3. Credits