Microsoft Windows 10: Using Windows 10

This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 10 and learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users.

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Description

1-day Course 
Code: 91038

OVERVIEW

This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 10 and learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Access Windows 10.
  • Use Windows apps and desktop applications to complete day-to-day tasks, including installing new apps and multitasking with multiple programs.
  • Work with files and folders by using File Explorer and OneDrive.
  • Use Cortana as your virtual personal assistant and use Edge for web browsing.
  • Customize the Windows 10 environment.
  • Install and remove printers and peripheral devices.
  • Use Windows 10 security features to create more secure passwords and protect your device against common attacks

 

COURSE CONTENT

LESSON 1: ACCESSING WINDOWS 10

• Get Started with Windows 10

• Navigate the Windows 10 Desktop

• Use the Start Menu

LESSON 2: USING WINDOWS UNIVERSAL APPS AND DESKTOP

• Use Desktop Applications

• Use Windows Universal Apps

• Multitask with Open Apps

• Install Apps from Windows Store

LESSON 3: WORKING WITH FILES AND FOLDERS
• Manage Files and Folders with File Explorer

• Store and Share Files with OneDrive

LESSON 4: USING CORTANA AND EDGE

• Get to Know Cortana

• Use Cortana as a Personal Assistant

• Browse the Web with Edge

LESSON 5: CUSTOMIZING THE WINDOWS 10 ENVIRONMENT

• Customize the Start Menu

• Customize the Desktop and Lock Screen

LESSON 6: INSTALLING AND REMOVING DEVICES

• Manage Printers

• Manage Peripheral Devices

LESSON 7: USING WINDOWS 10 SECURITY FEATURES

• Manage Passwords and Privacy Levels

• Use Windows Defender

APPENDIX

• Getting to Know Personal Computers

• Other Windows 10 Features

• Continuum Navigation

• Get Started App

 

Prerequisites

To ensure success, you should have a prior working knowledge of the Windows 7 operating system and be proficient in the general use of personal computers and related peripheral devices. Specific tasks you should be able to perform include: launching and closing applications, navigating basic file structures, and managing files and folders.