Windows 8 Training

Windows 8 Training

CustomGuide Windows 8 Demo

Course Description

Increase your productivity by learning the best ways to navigate, organize, and manage your computer and its contents. With CustomGuide’s Microsoft Windows 8 course, users at any technical level learn exactly what they need to know at their own pace. It starts with Windows fundamentals like working with files and folders and then moves on to advanced topics like customizing Windows.

Lessons: 46 Lessons

  • Course Outline:
  • The Fundamentals
  • Starting Windows
  • Overview of the Start Screen and Desktop
  • Working with Start Screen Tiles
  • Using the Charms Menu
  • Using a Touch Screen
  • Working with Notifications
  • Connecting to a Wireless Network
  • Using Help
  • Turning Off Your Computer
  • Working with Apps
  • Introduction to Windows 8 Apps
  • Installing an App
  • Viewing and Switching Between Apps
  • Updating an App
  • Uninstalling an App
  • Viewing Multiple Apps
  • Accessing App Settings
  • Closing an App
  • Working with the Desktop
  • Opening a Desktop Program
  • Understanding a Program Window
  • Understanding Command Controls
  • Moving and Resizing a Window
  • Switching Between Windows
  • Pinning Programs to the Taskbar
  • Moving and Resizing the Taskbar
  • Working with Desktop Icons and Shortcuts
  • Optimizing Windows for the Desktop
  • Personalizing Windows
  • Working with Tile Groups
  • Changing Backgrounds, Colors, and Themes
  • Working with User Accounts
  • Personalizing the Lock Screen
  • Using the Control Panel
  • Working with Folders and Files
  • Navigating with File Explorer
  • Opening Drives, Folders, and Files
  • Organizing Folders and Files
  • Working with Libraries
  • Finding Files
  • Changing File Explorer Views
  • Working with Compressed Folders
  • Deleting and Restoring Files and Folders
  • Maintaining Your Computer
  • Working with Windows Updates
  • Using the Task Manager
  • Improving Battery Life
  • Backing Up Data
  • Troubleshooting
  • Making Windows Secure

What’s Included:

CustomGuide Tutorials
Interactive Tutorials
CustomGuide Quizzes
Interactive Quizzes
CustomGuide Courseware
Training Manuals
CustomGuide Quick References
Quick References
SocialU Learning Platform
Learning Platform

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