Microsoft Windows 7 Online Training

Microsoft Windows 7 Online Training

Course Outline

Using a computer these days is a requirement. In order to use a PC without it becoming cumbersome and frustrating, you need to know it's operating system and how to navigate, find, open, use and manage the system including its hardware, software and files. This course will review some of the old standby features and hone in on the numerous enhancements in this version.

OUR Price

£48.00

£40.00+ VAT

R.R.P.

£90.00

£75.00+ VAT

 

Key Features

  • Unlimited 12 months online access
  • View your training via Windows or MAC OS
  • Stream your training via the internet or download to your computer & supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.
  • Log in anytime 24x7
Microsoft Windows 7 Online Training

Course Description

This course covers:

Chapter 1: GETTING STARTED USING WINDOWS 7 (48 min)
Introducing Windows 7
A First Look at the Windows Desktop
Working with User Accounts
Users, Passwords & Permissions
Exploring Log Out & Power Options

Chapter 2: CUSTOMIZING THE WINDOWS DESKTOP (47 min)
Using Icons & Shortcuts
Adding Gadgets
Customizing Backgrounds & Window Appearance
Customizing Sounds, Screensavers & Icons
Changing Screen Resolution

Chapter 3: ACCESSING THE START MENU (38 min)
Using Start Menu Options
Customizing the Start Menu
Finding Programs, Files & Settings

Chapter 4: EXPLORING THE REVISED TASK BAR (39 min)
Customizing the Notification Area
Exploring Buttons on the Taskbar
Taking Advantage of Jump Lists
Setting Taskbar Properties

Chapter 5: OPTIMIZING THE WINDOWS USER EXPERIENCE (78 min)
Moving & Sizing Windows
Window Navigation Using Breadcrumbs
Window Navigation & Customization
Accessing & Configuring Libraries
Organizing, Rating & Tagging Files
Indexing & Search Options
Searching for Files
Sharing Files & Folders

Chapter 6: EXAMINING HARDWARE & SOFTWARE (70 min)
Viewing Devices & Printers
The Device Manager, Drivers & Power Management
Setting Default Actions & Programs
Installing & Uninstalling Software
Alternate Hardware & Software Tools: Touch
Speech Recognition
Live Essentials & Services

Chapter 7: ENJOYING MEDIA (45 min)
Playing Audio & Video Using the Media Player
Ripping CDs & Creating Playlists
Experiencing the Next Level with the Windows Media Center
Tapping into the Windows 7 Gaming Experience

Chapter 8: CONNECTING TO A NETWORK (45 min)
Networking Overview
Getting Started with Windows 7 Networking
Working with the Network Adaptor
Viewing the Network Map & Changing the Workgroup
Mapping a Network Drive

Chapter 9: MAINTAINING YOUR SYSTEM (29 min)
Optimizing Performance
Using Troubleshooters & the Action Center
Using the Problem Steps Recorder
Keeping Current with Windows Update

Chapter 10: SECURING YOUR SYSTEM & DATA (34 min)
Working with System Restore & Shadow Copies
Executing Backup & Restore
Implementing BitLocker & BitLocker To Go
Credits

(Any associated exam costs are not included)
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