Windows 7 Fundamentals

This course is designed to help you get the most out of using Windows 7.
Course info
Rating
(84)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 20, 2010
Duration
6h 30m
Table of contents
The Taskbar Notification Area
Pinning Programs to the Taskbar
Customize Your Taskbar
The Taskbar Buttons
Minimize Windows with Aero Shake
Change the Desktop Background
Adjust Your Screen Resolution
Jump Menus in Windows 7
Customize Your Start Menu
View Documents Side by Side Using Snap
Add Desktop Gadgets
Libraries
Find Files and Folders Using Windows Explorer
Search For Anything On Your Computer
Use Check Boxes to Select Multiple Files
Wordpad
Sticky Notes
The New and Improved Calculator
The Snipping Tool
The Magnifier
Add a User Account
Change the AutoPlay Settings
Change the Power Button Function
Change Your User Account Picture
Controlling Power Options
Home Groups
Log Into a Public Wireless Network
Rename Your Computer
Uninstall Programs
The Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
Upgrade Version Options
Defrag Your Hard Drive with Disk Defragmenter
Disk Cleanup
Set Up Parental Controls
Windows Live Family Safety
User Account Control Settings
Speed Up Your System with Windows ReadyBoost
Windows Defender
Create a System Restore Point
Restore Your Computer to an Earlier Time Using System Restore
Organize Favorites in Internet Explorer 8
Accelerators in Internet Explorer
Compatibility View in IE8
Introduction to Internet Explorer 8
InPrivate Browsing with Internet Explorer 8
Save Websites as Favorites in Internet Explorer 8
Subscribe to RSS Feeds in Internet Explorer 8
The Pop-Up Blocker in Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 8 Suggested Sites
Internet Explorer 8 Web Slices
Set Your Home Page in Internet Explorer 8
Using Tabbed Browsing in Internet Explorer 8
Download and Install Adobe Acrobat Reader
Download and Install Adobe Flash Player
Download and Install Shockwave Player
Burn a CD
Create a Re-Writable CD
Create a DVD with Windows DVD Maker
Burn a Disc From an ISO image
Back Up Your Files
Add Music to Your Movies With Windows Live Movie Maker
Windows Live Movie Maker, Editing
Windows Live Movie Maker Titles, Captions and Credits
Windows Live Movie Maker Transitions and Visual Effects
Share Your Movies With Windows Live Movie Maker
Windows Live Photo Gallery
Fix Your Photos With Windows Live Photo Gallery
Tag Your Photos With Windows Live Photo Gallery
Publish Photos With Windows Live Photo Gallery
Windows Live Essentials
Windows Live Messenger
Windows Live Toolbar
Windows Live Writer
Windows Live Mail
Setting Up Media Player
Create a Playlist in Media Player
Description
Course info
Rating
(84)
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 20, 2010
Duration
6h 30m
Description

This course is designed to help you get the most out of using Windows 7. You'll walk away from the course knowing where everything is and how to navigate your file system quickly and effectively, how to use the new Aero interface features, how to customize your Windows 7 experience, manage programs and power settings, how to protect Windows 7, and much more. If you're new to Windows 7 or need a quick reference for how to do something, this course is a great place to start.

About the author
About the author

Bill Kulterman is an educator, author, and a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT). Bill has been a trainer for more than a dozen years, educating students in Excel, Visio and a bevy of additional solutions. In recent years he has focused solely on SharePoint and SharePoint Online through Office 365. When he's not creating courses, he can usually be found riding his bike or relaxing near his Koi pond.

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