Welcome to Windows 10, the completely new operating system from Microsoft, which offers a more robust, more powerful, and completely unique computing experience. In this course, you'll gain the foundation you need to get started right away using Windows 10.
We'll begin with the basics: finding your way around the operating system. You'll get to know the expanded Start menu, desktop, and system settings so you can feel right at home. Next, you'll learn to customize the features of this operating system and personalize your desktop so you can make your computer truly your own.
Then we'll take a look at files. You'll see how File Explorer can help you manage your files, and learn to create basic text documents using WordPad. From to finding files and folders, to organizing and editing photos, to managing files on external drives, you'll learn everything you need to know about getting the most from this operating system. And since security is important, you'll also learn how to protect your files, as well as how to protect and update Windows 10. You'll even see how to use the new Microsoft Edge browser to access the Internet.
By the time you finish this course, you'll have mastered the basic skills you need to get the most from Windows 10 for both work and play.
About The Instructor
Curt Simmons, B.A., M.Ed, , is a best-selling
author, trainer, and multi-media expert. Curt’s degrees are in English
and communication studies, and he has more than ten years of experience teaching
English and writing in the classroom. Additionally, Curt has authored
numerous books on a wide variety of technology topics and has been a technical
editor for numerous other titles. He is both a classroom and online
instructor, and has developed custom courseware for major U.S. companies.