9780619285692

Introduction to Personal Computers

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  • ISBN13:

    9780619285692

  • ISBN10:

    0619285699

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-03-19
  • Publisher: Instructor Led Training
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Summary

In this day and age it is essential for individuals to have a basic understanding of thier computers. Students will get most out of this course if their goal is to learn the basics of personal computers.

Table of Contents

Introduction iii
Topic A: About the manual
iv
Topic B: Setting your expectations
vii
Topic C: Re-keying the course
ix
Introduction to computers
1(1)
Topic A: Overview of computers
2(6)
Topic B: How computers work
8(7)
Topic C: Starting a computer
15(3)
Unit summary: Introduction to computers
18
Input devices
1(1)
Topic A: Mouse and keyboard basics
2(5)
Topic B: Other input devices
7(3)
Unit summary: Input devices
10
Processing data
1(1)
Topic A: The system unit and the CPU
2(4)
Topic B: Memory
6(2)
Unit summary: Processing data
8
Data storage
1(1)
Topic A: Floppy disks
2(4)
Topic B: Hard disks
6(4)
Topic C: Other storage devices
10(4)
Unit summary: Data storage
14
Output devices
1(1)
Topic A: Monitor and desktop layout basics
2(5)
Topic B: Other output devices
7(3)
Unit summary: Output devices
10
Managing data
1(1)
Topic A: Working with Windows Explorer
2(4)
Topic B: Working with folders
6(2)
Topic C: Working with files
8(12)
Topic D: Protecting data against viruses
20(1)
Unit summary: Managing data
21
Working with applications
1(1)
Topic A: Windows XP Accessories
2(9)
Topic B: Outlook Express
11(7)
Topic C: Internet Explorer 6.0
18(5)
Topic D: Accessing Help and shutting down Windows XP
23(5)
Unit summary: Working with applications
28
Course summary
1(1)
Topic A: Course summary
2(2)
Topic B: Continued learning after class
4
Quick reference 1(1)
Index 1

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