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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 internet 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 internet 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.

For comprehensive instructions on how to create an Excel document, visit Microsoft Corporation’s Excel training page.

Microsoft PowerPoint is a powerful presentation application that creates slideshows. For comprehensive instructions on how to create an entire PowerPoint presentation, visit the Microsoft Corporation’s PowerPoint training page.

Microsoft Word is a comprehensive and powerful word processing application that allows the user to create, format, and edit text. For comprehensive instructions on how to create a Word document, visit the Microsoft Corporation’s Word training page.

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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