Windows 10 is the latest iteration of Microsoft’s widely used Windows operating system. This new version of Windows incorporates hundreds of new features as well as improvements to existing ones.
This course is intended to help both novice and experienced users become familiar with the many changes that have been made to Windows with this release. By the end of this course, users should be comfortable logging into Windows 10, completing basic actions using its user interface, customizing the user interface, understanding its security features, and using both Microsoft Edge and File Explorer.
Getting to Know PC’s and the Windows 10 User Interface
The first lesson of this course will identify the components of a personal computer. Students will learn how to sign into Windows 10, navigate the desktop, and explore the Start menu.
Using Windows Store Apps and Navigation Features
This lesson begins with how to multitask with apps, search your computer, and view notifications. Then, students will learn about Windows Store apps and Windows 10 navigation techniques.
Working with Desktop Applications
Next, working with desktop windows, managing files and folders with File Explorer, and creating files with desktop applications will be covered.
Using Microsoft Edge
In this lesson, students will learn how to navigate the user interface of Microsoft Edge, the new default web browser. It also covers browsing the web, managing tabs, and modifying Microsoft Edge options.
Customizing the Windows 10 Environment
Students will learn how to change basic Windows settings, customize the Lock screen, and personalize the desktop.
Using Windows 10 Security Features
The final lesson will teach students how to configure passwords, use Windows Defender, and store and share files with OneDrive.