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BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS

This page features tutorials for students who wish to learn basic computer and Internet skills on their own and at their own pace. For each of the following subjects, there are links for established academic and business web sites which present and teach the uses of a variety of applications and computer techniques.

This site provides an introduction to the Windows 8 operating system (OS), including video tutorials that will help explain the Intenet and email, finding your files, personalizing your PC and changing Windows settings.

This site provides an introduction to the Windows 7 operating system (OS), including video tutorials that will help explain the Intenet and email, finding your files, personalizing your PC and changing Windows settings.

These sources provide a good overview and guide through some of the terminology you will find on the Internet.

These links provide tutorials and self tests that will assist in developing your keyboard skills.

The University of Indiana presents a Basic Excel Tutorial, which teaches the basic fundamentals of Excel.

Microsoft PowerPoint is a powerful presentation application which creates slideshows. The tutorial below was created by the Microsoft Corporation and is a comprehensive “step -by step” on how to create an entire PowerPoint presentation.

Microsoft Word is a comprehensive and powerful word processing application which allows the user to create, format, and edit text. This tutorial will assist students in learning basic word processing skills, as well as some of the more difficult skills.

A mouse device can be confusing for some first-time users. These tutorials feature many interesting and interactive mouse practice exercises.

Microsoft Office Guides
Microsoft Office Guides

Download free Quick Reference sample guides for Microsoft Office products from Custom Guide.

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