Microsoft Windows 10 Transition from Windows 7
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COURSE LENGTH: 1 Day

COURSE COST: $295.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

Developing an understanding of how to accomplish your day-to-day work tasks in this new environment will push you one step closer to being able to comfortably work from a number of platforms, and a number of devices, nearly anywhere you go. Once you've gained a foundational understanding of how to operate within the Windows 10 environment from your PC, you'll be able to take full advantage of the many sharing, storing, and multi-platform benefits inherent in the Windows 10 operating system.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

This course is designed for students who wish to switch from using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system, to using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system in a business or work-related environment. 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.
Windows® 7: Transition from Windows® XP
Microsoft® Office Windows® 7: Level 1

  

Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware. Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. Course may run virtually as a Virtual Instructor-Led (VILT) class if the minimum enrollment is not met. For more information, please contact 207-775-0244 or email: learn@vtec.org. Available self paced.

COURSE TOPICS:


Lesson 1: Navigating the Windows 10 Environment
Topic A: Log In to Windows 10
Topic B: Navigate the Desktop
Topic C: Navigate in Tablet Mode

Lesson 2: Working with Apps and Desktop Applications
Topic A: Customize the Start Menu and Taskbar
Topic B: Use Windows 10 Apps and Desktop Applications
Topic B: Use Windows 10 Apps and Desktop Applications
Topic D: Use File Explorer

Lesson 3: Using Cortana and Edge
Topic A: Get to Know Cortana
Topic B: Use Cortana as a Personal Assistant
Topic C: Browse the Web

Lesson 4: Managing Windows 10
Topic A: Configure Settings
Topic B: Use the Desktop Administrative Tools

Lesson 5: Securing Your Computer
Topic A: Set New Password Types
Topic B: Use Windows Defender
Topic C: Use Other Security Features

Lesson 6: Using Backup and Recovery Tools
Topic A: Use File History
Topic B: Repair Your System