How to repair your computer in 10 Easy Steps
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How to repair your computer in 10 Easy Steps

This class will show you simple ways to keep your computer running fast and trouble free.
4.7 (7 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.
44 students enrolled
Created by Regina Dean Reed
Last updated 9/2016
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $125 Discount: 92% off
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Perform basic repairs to their computers
  • Backup you data and pictures
  • Create a system restore disk
  • Select the correct Antivirus
  • Perform basic computer repair and feel comfortable having someone else perform the difficult repairs.
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Requirements
  • How to operate a computer and at least have Windows 7 operating system intalled on your computer
Description
  • Learn easy Computer Repair from a professional computer technician from you own computer.
  • 12 lectures (1 hour of content) teaching you how to defragment your hard drive, backup your data, remove malware and much more
  • Suitable for the every day computer user and ideal for the DIY's who learn faster when shown.
  • Visual training method, help to speed up your learning and helps you to retain the information
  • Breaks even the most simple steps down into a easier way of learning.
Who is the target audience?
  • Want to know about basic computer repair
  • Willing to try simple computer repair for you own personal computers
  • This class is NOT for computer technicians.
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Curriculum For This Course
12 Lectures
01:00:48
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Introduction
1 Lecture 04:24

Have you ever wanted to do minor repairs on your computer? But did not know where to start or felt it would be too hard.  Then you are in the right place.  In this class I will show you step by step instructions "how to" perform easy computer repairs.  Most will be quick and easy.  This class will grow in content as you ask questions and request more information. 

Preview 04:24
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How to disable startup programs
2 Lectures 04:18

I wanted to add this one as a bonus.  It is very important to have a restore point.  You can make changes and go back to the way it was with a restore point.  I have used this many time to go back to a time when this were working great.

Bonus How to create a system restore point
01:15

When you boot or stat your computer, you unnecessary programs starting up which cause your computer to take a long time starting up.  This training will show you how to disable them so they will not hang around in the back ground using up valuable space and time.

Preview 03:03
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How to back up your data
1 Lecture 05:06

After completing this section you will know easiest way to back up your data and the best way to keep it safe.

Don't lose your data let me show you how to back it up
05:06
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How to reduce animations
1 Lecture 03:14

Have you noticed your computer has gotten really slow?  This class will show you how to set your animations so they are not the problem.

Animations are pretty but they slow things down
03:14
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How to lighten your web browser
1 Lecture 06:43

Many times you will get messages at the bottom of a web page asking to allow an extension to add to your browser.  Some might be okay but too many will slow your browser down to a crawl.  This lecture will show you how to disable these extensions and how to use inPrivate browsing.

Browser taking too long to open web pages
06:43
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How to free up disk space
1 Lecture 08:52

Is your hard drive almost full?  This class will help you to remove unused programs so you will have more room on your hard drive.  It is very easy to do.

Is your hard drive full? Want more space? This will help
08:52
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How to Defragment your hard drive
1 Lecture 03:03

When you programs are across you hard drive in pieces, like a puzzle.  It takes more time for your system to read them.  This class will show you how to put the pieces back together and allow your computer to read them quicker and give you more speed.

Defragment are slowing my computer down
03:03
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How to perform disk cleanup
1 Lecture 05:27

Do you notice your computer is slower than usual?  It might be time to clean it up.  In this lecture you will learn how to use disk clean up to get rid of temporary files they are take up valuable space.

Preview 05:27
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How to create a system restore disk
1 Lecture 03:09

Have your created a system restore disk?  While your system is running it is a good time.  It is very easy to do in the lecture I will show you how to create one.

How to create a system restore disk
03:09
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How to select a computer repair technician
1 Lecture 03:19

Are you having major compute problems?  Then its time to call in a computer repair technician.  In this lecture I will show your how to select a good one.

Preview 03:19
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About the Instructor
Regina Dean Reed
4.7 Average rating
7 Reviews
44 Students
1 Course
Entrepreneur, Professional Computer Technician, Instructor

Owner / operator of Computer Mediconsultant, computer repair business in Mississippi, onsite repair technician since 2004.  Spent  seven years training employees on quality techniques and computer usage before starting my business.  Computer clients have been asking for computer classes for many years  did't find a platform I liked until now (Udemy).  I have a youtube channel and website.