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Computer Basics (Windows XP) - Level 2
A Half-Day Training Course
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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.
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 should be your first choice for UK wide training courses for computer skills in the UK. We provide you with a full range of classes for Computer Skills Training.
If you are looking for accredited PC based courses, you will find that Activia offers a level of service that is unrivalled in the market, with quality, flexible 1 day Computer Training Courses at fiercely competitive prices.
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Serving the City in Bank and Aldgate, and Canary Wharf from our London Bridge (SE1) centre.
Across West and South West London, in Hammersmith, Baker Street and London Victoria.
Serving South West England, covering Bristol, Avon and Bath and Radstock in Somerset as well as Clevedon and Chepstow.
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Serving Buckinghamshire, covering Milton Keynes, Aylesbury and Buckingham, as well as Luton, Bedford, Stevenage, St Albans and Welwyn Garden City.
Serving Tyneside, also Sunderland and Gateshead, as well as North Shields and South Shields, and Whitley Bay.
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For in house delivery of Computer Skills Training, we have an established national UK network of trainers, as well as seventeen centres in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Bristol, Slough, Reading, Bracknell and Milton Keynes. So you can be sure that your UK wide training courses for computer skills will be delivered in a quality assured and cost effective manner. For in-house quality training on computer skills for beginners, you need look no further than Activia.