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Windows 8 for End Users Training Course


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Length: 1 day(s) | Delivery Methods: Online Instructor-led or On-Site | Vendor: Microsoft | Course Category: Windows 8 | 238238 windows-8-end-user


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Sep 5 2014 10:00AM EST      Oct 6 2014 10:00AM EST      Nov 7 2014 10:00AM EST     
Dec 3 2014 10:00AM EST     




Course Description:

This course is designed for any end user who is interested in learning about and using the features and functionality of the Windows 8 operating system for personal and/or professional use. Whether you’re new to computers or have used them in the past, this class will help you become more comfortable using a personal computer (PC) and, more specifically, the Windows 8 interface. This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 8 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 8 and learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users.

Course Lessons:


1OverveiwWelcome to Using Microsoft® Windows® 8. Whether you’re new to computers or have used them in the past, this class will help you become more comfortable using a personal computer (PC) and, more specifically, the Windows 8 interface. This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 8 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 8 and learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users.
2Target StudentThis course is designed for any end user who is interested in learning about and using the features and functionality of the Windows 8 operating system for personal and/or professional use.
3Pre-RequisitesThis course is intended for new computer users who want to use the basic tools and features of Windows 8. No particular prerequisite skills are required, but any previous exposure to personal computers and the Internet is helpful.
4Course OutlineLesson 1: Getting to Know PCs and the Windows 8 User Interface
Topic A: Identify Components of a Personal Computer
Topic B: Sign In to Windows 8
Topic C: Navigate the Start Screen
Lesson 2: Using Modern Apps and Navigation Features
Topic A: Access and Identify the Charms
Topic B: Modern Apps and Common Navigation Features
Topic C: Multitasking with Apps
Lesson 3: Working with Desktop Applications
Topic A: Navigate the Desktop
Topic B: Manage Files and Folders with File Explorer
Topic C: Elements of a Desktop Window
Topic D: Create and Modify Files with Desktop Applications
Lesson 4: Using Internet Explorer 10
Topic A: Navigate Internet Explorer 10
Topic B: Browse the Web
Lesson 5: Customizing the Windows 8 Environment
Topic A: Customize the Start Screen
Topic B: Customize the Desktop
Lesson 6: Using Windows 8 Security Features
Topic A: Set Privacy Levels and Passwords
Topic B: Use Windows Defender
Topic C: Store and Share Files with SkyDrive

Windows 8 is the latest release of the Microsoft Windows operating system. Windows 8 (client) introduces significant changes to the operating system's graphical user interface and platform for a fast and fluid experience with emphasis on touchscreen input and with added security. This OS is for use on personal computers, laptops, tablets, and home theater PCs.


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