Introduction to Microsoft Windows 7

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Introduction to Microsoft Windows 7

This course is designed to familiarise the student with Microsoft Windows 7. Ideally suited to those who are new to the product or are looking to learn new skills in the software.

Course Duration 1 Day

Windows 7 Basics
• What is Windows 7?
• Starting Windows 7
• Introduction to the Desktop
• Working with Explorer Windows
• Working with Program Windows
• Resizing and Moving Windows
• Working with Dialog Boxes
• Getting Help
• Shutting Down Your Computer

Using the Desktop
• Working with the Start Menu
• How to Customize the Start Menu
• Creating Shortcuts
• Using the Taskbar
• Managing Multiple Windows
• How to Customize the Taskbar
• Working with Desktop Gadgets
• How to Switch Users

Working with Files and Folders
• Introduction to Files and Folders
• Viewing Folders
• Opening Folders and Files
• Exploring the Computer’s Contents
• Searching for Files and Folders
• Creating and Renaming Folders
• Selecting Files and Folders
• Moving, Copying, and Deleting Files
• Using the Recycle Bin

Personalizing Windows 7
• Introduction to the Control Panel
• Personalizing the Desktop
• Modifying the Color Scheme
• Changing the Monitor Resolution
• Selecting a Screen Saver
• Personalizing Sound Effects
• Fine-Tuning System Settings
• Modifying Folder Options
• Customizing the Startup Folder
• Adding and Changing User Accounts

Exploring Print Features
• Printing with Windows 7
• Adding a Printer
• Working with the Print Dialog
• Working with the Print Queue
• Troubleshooting Printer Problems
• Installing Fonts

Working with Applications and the Internet
• Introduction to Windows Media Programs
• Burning Files to CD and DVD
• Creating XPS Documents
• Installing Additional Software
• Setting Up an Internet Connection
• Introduction to Internet Explorer