Windows 7 New Features
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Windows 7 New Features

What's new and improved in the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system
4.5 (13 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
67 students enrolled
Last updated 4/2013
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand changes to the start menu and the taskbar
  • Pin applications to the start menu and the taskbar
  • Modify the shut down button
  • Use gadgets
  • Modify the notification area and the desktop background
  • Understand and use libraries
  • Work with changes in searching
  • Manage devices
  • Keyboard shortcuts
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Requirements
  • Basic experience with a previous version of Microsoft Windows
Description

This course introduces you to the major new features and enhancements in Windows 7, many of which will save you time and improve your efficiency. You will learn how to understand the new desktop and how to customize it, use Gadgets, pin items to the Start or Task Bar, manage multiple windows in new ways, and some great keyboard shortcuts. The course also helps you to understand changes to file management, placing emphasis on the new Document Library system and improvements in searching.

Who is the target audience?
  • Basic PC users preparing to upgrade their current operating system to Windows 7 and want to learn what is new or changed
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Curriculum For This Course
25 Lectures
01:29:01
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Introduction
1 Lecture 02:21
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The New Desktop
4 Lectures 20:44


Hiding and Arranging Windows
07:03

Navigating with the Keyboard
04:19
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Customizing the Desktop
6 Lectures 21:48


Customizing the Taskbar
03:45

Modifying the Notification Area
03:08

Modifying the Desktop Background
02:59

Using Gadgets
06:09
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File Management
4 Lectures 20:04

Understanding Libraries
07:47

Adding Locations to a Library
02:50

Searching for Documents
05:32
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Managing Devices
4 Lectures 11:54


Using the Device Manager
04:11

Using ReadyBoost
04:17
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Keyboard Shortcuts
5 Lectures 10:51
Accessing the Alternative Context Menu in the Task Bar
01:56

Previewing Applications
01:23

Modifying Windows
03:31

Accessing Laptop Settings
01:06

Reviewing Old Shortcuts
02:55
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 01:19
Conclusion
01:19
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