Activia for Computer Basics (win. Xp) - Level 2
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Computer Basics Windows XP - Level 2

A Half-Day Training Course

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  • Training businesses since 1995
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Course Content

Course Aims

This half-day interactive workshop course has been designed to give delegates an invaluable start to using computers. Following on from the Level 1 course, delegates will learn the skills needed to become more productive with Windows XP.

Who Should Attend

Anyone who is new or inexperienced with computers who wants an easily understood introduction to what computers are and how to start to use them. Delegates should fully understand the concepts and skills taught in the Level 1 course.

Course Outline

Working with Windows XP
Understanding the Layout of a Window: • Opening and Closing a Window  • Minimise, Maximise, and Restore  • Tiling and Cascading Windows  • Moving, Sizing and Switching Between Windows 
Files and Folders: • Creating a New Folder  • Renaming a Folder  • Opening a Folder or File  • Moving Files using Drag and Drop  • Deleting a Folder or File  • Copying, Cutting, and Pasting a File or Folder  • Copying a File or Folder  • Cutting a File or Folder  • Pasting a File or Folder  • Copy to Folder or Move to Folder  • Selecting Multiple Files and Folders  • Dragging and Dropping a File or Folder  • Using My Computer to Browse Files and Folders 
The Recycle Bin: • Emptying the Recycle Bin  • Restoring a File or Folder from the Recycle Bin  • My Computer vs. Windows Explorer 
Menus, Toolbars and Getting Help
Customising Windows XP: • Customising the Taskbar and Start Menu  • Quick Launch Bar and Other Toolbars  • Using Windows Explorer Menus 
The Help and Support Feature: • Opening and Navigating Help and Support  • Understanding the Layout of Help and Support  • Setting Search Options 
The Search Companion: • Using the Search Companion  • Changing Search Companion Preferences  • Wildcard Searches 
The Accessories Menu: • Accessories Menu Programs  • Accessibilities Sub-Menu  • Communications Sub-Menu  • Entertainment Sub-Menu  • System Tools Sub-Menu 

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Activia Training
Head Office:
    Regus House, 268 Bath Road
    Slough,   SL1 4DX

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Locations for Computer Training Courses from Activia

With our quality accreditations for ISO9001, IITT, ILM and the ILP, and a uniquely flexible service, you can be sure that your quality training on computer skills for beginners will get the results you need, at the prices you want.

Activia centres for Computer Skills Training

With seventeen fully equipped training centres , Activia should be your first choice for UK wide training courses for computer skills wherever you are in the UK.
We provide Computer Skills Training courses in the following locations:

  • London
    We have six centres in London, serving the City in Bank and Liverpool Street, and Canary Wharf from our London Bridge (SE1) centre, as well as North, West and South West London, in Finchley, Baker Street and London Victoria.
  • Surrey and Sussex
    Our Croydon centre serves Croydon, Reigate and Redhill as well as Crawley, Gatwick and Brighton.
  • Berkshire
    We serve Berkshire and the Thames Valley with three centres in Reading, Slough and Bracknell.
  • Bristol
    Covering Bristol, Avon, Bath and South West England
  • Milton Keynes
    Serving Buckinghamshire, covering Milton Keynes, Aylesbury and High Wycombe, as well as Luton and Bedford.
  • Birmingham
    Serving Warwickshire and the Midlands: Birmingham, Walsall and Dudley, as well as Wolverhampton, Solihull and Tamworth.
  • Nottingham
    Serving Nottingham, Long Eaton and Derby, as well as Loughborough, Melton Mowbray and Leicester.
  • Manchester
    Serving Lancashire and the North West, covering Manchester, Salford, Stockport and Oldham as well as Bolton, Rochdale, Wigan, Warrington and Macclesfield.
  • Sheffield
    Serving South Yorkshire, covering Sheffield, Barnsley and Doncaster as well as Chesterfield and Wakefield.
  • Leeds
    Serving Yorkshire and the North of England, covering Leeds, Bradford and Harrogate as well as Halifax, Wakefield and Castleford.
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne
    Serving Tyneside, also Sunderland and Gateshead, as well as North Shields, South Shields and Whitley Bay.

In House Computer Training Courses from Activia across the UK

For in house delivery of Computer Skills Training, you can expect the same standard of training and service for your accredited PC based courses as you get at our centres, conveniently delivered at your offices.
To book your in-house introduction courses for more ability with PCs, you need look no further than Activia.


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