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Windows 7 For Dummies

8 Chapters         182 Videos
$39.99 $29.99
  • Table of Contents
  • Course Details
    • Course Intro
      Course Intro
    • Getting Started with Windows 7
      Logging On/Off Windows
      Managing Accounts
      Setting Up a Good Work Environment
      Further Adjusting Your Work Environment
      Getting Control of All Those Windows
      Lesson Summary
    • Playing with Programs
      Launching and Managing Programs
      Organizing Your Files
      Managing Libraries
      Lesson Summary
    • Organizing Your Pictures, Movies, and Music
      Wrangling Windows Media Player to Play Music and Video
      Making Playlists and Burning Mixes
      Working with Photos in Windows Photo Viewer
      Getting Going with Windows Live
      Lesson Summary
    • Networking Your PCs
      Assessing Your Network Connectivity
      Setting Up a Home Network
      Managing Your Windows Connections
      Building a Homegroup
      Lesson Summary
    • Playing on the Internet
      The Basics of Browsing with Internet Explorer 9
      E-mailing Friends, Relatives, and Everyone on the Planet
    • Staying Safe and Secure
      User Account Control
      Performing Everyday Maintenance
      Setting Up Security and IE9's Protections
      Managing How Your Kids Use the PC
      When Disaster Strikes
      Lesson Summary
    • Course Summary
      Course Summary
    • Course Assessment
      Course Assessment
  • Logging on and navigating the Windows 7 interface
  • How to launch and manage programs, organize files, and keep track of your libraries
  • Playing music and videos on Windows Media Player, organizing your photos with Windows Photo Viewer, and sharing files online through a Windows Live Account
  • Setting up a home network, sharing your devices, and building a homegroup
  • Browsing techniques, and everything you ever wanted to know about e-mailing
  • Setting up an admin account, performing routine maintenance, using parental controls, and staying safe on the Web
  • Tips and tricks for troubleshooting disasters
  • And more


Whether you're new to PCs or just upgraded to the newest version of Microsoft's operating system, this course will help you get comfortable using all aspects of Windows 7. If you've never used Windows before, we'll start you at the beginning. If you're already familiar with earlier versions of Windows, you can speed through the basics to dive into Windows 7's new features and learn advanced techniques.

Either way, you'll find clear, expert instruction, interactive quizzes, hands-on activities, summaries after each lesson, plus the ability to review topics so you can progress at your own pace.