Microsoft Windows 10 Introduction (1 day – £595, plus VAT)

This course is designed for beginners and covers: basics; working with folders and disks; file and folder management; working with applications; customizing the start screen and desktop; adjusting computer settings; and using internet tools.


Operating System Basics, A Look At The Desktop, Using The Mouse, Using The Keyboard, Opening And Closing Windows, Minimizing And Maximizing Windows, Moving A Window, Resizing A Window, Switching Between Windows, Using The Ribbon, Using Shortcut Menus, Navigating The Start Menu, Using Help, Lab 1 – On Your Own

Working With Folders And Disks

A Look At Windows Disk Organization, Working With Navigation Pane, Using The Folder Tree, Working With The Quick Access Area, Navigating Using The Address Bar, Changing Window View, Sorting And Filtering The Contents Of A Folder, Grouping The Contents Of A Folder, Changing Explorer Layout, Setting Folder Options, Creating A New Folder, Creating A Shortcut To A FolderLab 2 – On Your Own

File And Folder Management

Renaming Files And Folders, Copying Files And Folders, Moving Files And Folders, Deleting Files And Folders, Restoring A Deleted File, Emptying The Recycle Bin, Searching For A File Or Folder, Selecting Multiple Files And Folders, Working With File Properties, Compressing Files And FoldersLab 3 – On Your Own

Working With Applications

Opening Applications From The Start Screen, Switching Between Programs, Opening And Closing A Document, Entering And Editing Text In Wordpad, Selecting Text, Cutting, Copying And Pasting Text, Inserting Special Characters, Formatting Text, Setting Paragraph Tabs, Saving A Document, Creating Sticky Notes, Snipping The Screen, Organizing Your Schedule Using The Calendar App, Organizing Contacts With The People App, Forcing An Application To Close, Working With The Photos AppLab 4 – On Your Own

Customizing The Start Screen And Desktop

Moving The Taskbar, Working With Taskbar Toolbars, Setting Taskbar Properties, Adding Applications To The Taskbar, Adding Items To The Start Screen, Changing The Desktop Background, Changing The Desktop Theme, Changing The Theme Color, Working With Task View, Switching To Tablet ModeLab 5 – On Your Own

Adjusting Computer Settings

About The Settings App, Modifying Date And Time Properties, Adding A Screen Saver, Setting Power Management Options, Customizing Your Display, Modifying Notification & Action Options, Setting File Explorer Options, Uninstalling Applications, Changing Default Programs, Changing The File Type Associated With A Program, Changing Device Settings, Modifying Account Settings, Administrator Access ToolsLab 6 – On Your Own

Using Internet Tools

Setting Up An Internet Connection, Starting Microsoft Edge, Browsing A Web Page, Creating Favorites, Deleting Favorites, Using Tabbed Browsing, Microsoft Edge Settings, Searching The Internet, Searching Using Cortana