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Course Code: A17U1en
Who should attend?
This course is intended for users new to Microcomputers and Windows 7.
Course Objectives
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to accomplish the following:
  • Understand the basic components of a personal computer, as well as portable computers, and networks.
  • Understand basic system and different application and utility software.
  • Recognize the basic interface features of Windows 7 and learn how to use them.
  • Use the tools necessary to manage files and folders, including the Desktop, folder windows, views, and search features.
  • Use networking features available in Windows 7.
  • Print documents, manage print queues, and cancel and resume print jobs.
  • Customize your Windows 7 interface, Desktop, and working environment.
Course Content  
    Hardware and Networks
    What is a Personal Computer? ; Understanding Portable Computers ; Understanding Networks ;
    System Software ; Word Processing ; Electronic Spreadsheet ; E-Mail and Meetings ; Database ; Publishing ; Web Browsers ; Graphics ; Anti-Virus Software ;
    The Basics
    Getting Started ; Start Menu ; The Windows 7 Desktop ; Window Components ; Managing Multiple Windows ; Getting Help ;
    Files and Folders
    Concepts ; Folder Window Components ; Libraries ; Folder Window Viewing Options ; Searching for Files and Folders ; Selecting Folder Items ; File and Folder Management ; Recycle Bin ; Open and Save Dialog Boxes ; Removable Storage ;
    Accessing a Local Network ; Public Folder ; Sharing Files and Folders ; Mapped Drives ; Internet Explorer ;
    Overview ; Adding a Local Printer ; Managing Print Jobs ; Network Printing ;
    Customizing Microsoft Windows 7
    Personalization ; Gadgets ; Shortcuts ; Start Menu ; Taskbar ; Control Panel ;