Windows 10

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Course Overview

The Introduction to Computers course is aimed at those who have little or no knowledge of working with Windows 10, and would like to be able to start applications, create folders, copy and move files, personalise Windows, search the internet, create and print basic documents.

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Course Content

Navigate Windows 10

  • About Windows 10
  • Turn on the computer
  • Sign in to Windows
  • The Desktop
  • The Start Menu
  • The Taskbar
  • Windows Search
  • Turn off the computer

Customise Windows

  • Customise the Start Menu
  • Customise Tiles on Start Menu
  • Pin Apps to Taskbar
  • Create Desktop shortcuts
  • Change Desktop Background
  • Set Lock Screen
  • Change Account Picture

File Explorer

  • Open File Explorer
  • File Explorer Ribbon

Data Storage

  • Types of data storage
  • View storage devices in File Explorer
  • View Network Connections

Common Apps and Programs

  • Calculator
  • Snipping Tool
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Store
  • Photos
  • Paint

Desktop Windows

  • Minimise windows
  • Maximise windows
  • Move and resize windows
  • Snap windows
  • Switch active windows
  • Scroll in a window

Work with Folders

  • View folders
  • Create a folder
  • Move or copy a folder
  • Rename a folder
  • Delete a folder
  • Change folder view

Work with Files

  • File types
  • Create a file
  • Save a file
  • Move or copy a file
  • Rename a file
  • Delete a file

Recycle Bin

  • View the Recycle Bin
  • Send files to the Recycle Bin
  • Restore files from the Recycle Bin
  • Empty the Recycle Bin

Printing in Windows

  • View available printers
  • Add a new printer
  • Set default printer
  • Set printing preferences
  • Printing a file

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Pre-requisites

  • None