Beginners Microsoft Windows 8 Tutorial Video
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Beginners Microsoft Windows 8 Tutorial Video

Get The Most Out Of This Microsoft New Operating System. A Comprehensive Windows 8 Training For New Users
4.4 (10 ratings)
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Created by Infinite Skills
Last updated 1/2017
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Includes:
  • 8.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Master Windows 8
  • Learn How To Get The Most Out Of This New Operating System
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Requirements
  • Nothing More Than A Computer And The Willingness To Learn
Description

In this video training course for Microsoft Windows 8, an expert author teaches you how to take advantage of the enhanced and new features that you will find in this latest Windows release. No previous experience is required to get the most out of this tutorial, as this course breaks even complex operations down into easy to understand steps that anyone can absorb quickly and easily.

The course begins with the basics of logging in and then guides you through a tour of the new Windows interface. You will learn how to manage files and folders and how to use Windows 8 Apps. These lessons teach you how to use the music App, as well as work with the Photo and Video Apps. You will master the Windows 8 messaging App, sending and receiving email, and getting organized with the calendar. This computer based training course also covers topics such as using the Internet, sharing your data, keeping your data secure, securing the computer for family-safe use, and finally, properly maintaining your Windows computer to keep it operating at peak efficiency.

Once you have completed this tutorial video you will have learned how to effectively use Windows 8 to make your life easier. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

Who is the target audience?
  • Users Upgrading From A Prior Version Of Windows
  • Users New To Windows
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 95 Lectures Collapse All 95 Lectures 08:30:16
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01. Getting In Touch With The Windows 8 Interface
18 Lectures 01:20:39
Working Files - Download These First
00:01




0104 More Than Just A Lock Screen
03:06

0105 Logging On To Windows 8
02:12

0106 Exploring The Start Screen
06:48

0107 Manipulating Windows 8 Screens
07:26

0108 Changing Tile Sizes On The Start Screen
02:16

0109 Deleting And Adding Tiles On The Start Screen
03:42

0110 Controlling Live Tiles
03:17

0111 Rearranging And Grouping Tiles On The Start Screen
05:32

0112 Accessing And Using Charms
04:23

0113 Searching For Apps Settings And Files
06:42

0114 Accessing The Traditional Desktop
03:10

0115 Using The Desktop Taskbar
02:27

0116 Multitasking Windows 8 Style
09:31

0117 Calling It Quits
05:57
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02. Making Windows 8 Our Own
9 Lectures 43:03
0201 Personalizing The Lock Screen
05:09

0202 Personalizing The Start Screen
03:24

0203 Pinning Programs To The Task Bar
03:40

0204 Creating Desktop Shortcuts
04:00

0205 Working With Jump Lists
06:51

0206 Modifying Date, Time, And Clocks
05:39

0207 Accessing The Secret System Menu
01:53

0208 Optimizing Power Plans
07:01

0209 Changing Screen Resolution
05:26
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03. Managing Files And Folders
9 Lectures 52:17
0301 Exploring File Explorer
08:08

0302 Configuring Libraries
10:45

0303 Modifying Folder Properties
06:51

0304 Creating File And Folder Shortcuts
05:40

0305 Modifying User Folder Locations
05:06

0306 Sharing Files From File Explorer
02:41

0307 Burning Files To CDs And DVDs
03:15

0308 Using Easy Access Options
03:13

0309 Managing The Recycle Bin
06:38
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04. Using Windows 8 Apps
4 Lectures 28:52
0401 Using Windows 8 Apps
11:26

0402 Listening With The Music App
07:55

0403 Working With The Photo App
05:54

0404 Viewing With The Video App
03:37
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05. Enjoying Multimedia
4 Lectures 27:13
0501 Exploring The Media Player Interface
05:49

0502 Ripping CDs To Digital
06:03

0503 Creating And Burning Playlists
06:48

0504 Sharing Media With Media Player
08:33
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06. Reaching Out With Windows Apps
6 Lectures 41:23
0601 Connecting To Others With The People App
07:58

0602 Linking Social Sites To The People App
05:18

0603 Using The Windows 8 Messaging App
07:49

0604 Getting Oriented To The Mail App
06:56

0605 Sending E-Mail Messages With The Mail App
05:49

0606 Getting Organized With The Calendar App
07:33
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07. Enhancing Our Experience With The Windows Store
5 Lectures 19:21
0701 Discovering The Windows Store
04:22

0702 Searching The Store And Finding Free Apps
04:17

0703 Exploring The App Listing Page
04:24

0704 Installing Apps From The Windows Store
03:20

0705 Keeping Windows 8 Store Apps Updated
02:58
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08. Connecting To Networks And The Interne
6 Lectures 30:08
0801 Accessing The Network And Sharing Center
03:41

0802 Designating A Computer And Workgroup Name
05:15

0803 Connecting To A Wireless Network
05:45

0804 Changing A Network Profile
02:42

0805 The Two Faces Of Internet Explorer 10 - Part 1
04:30

0806 The Two Faces Of Internet Explorer 10 - Part 2
08:15
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09. Keeping Windows 8 And Data Secure
7 Lectures 31:07
0901 Adding A Picture To User Accounts
03:24

0902 Changing User Account Types
05:48

0903 Changing User Account Passwords
02:24

0904 Creating A Picture Password
05:30

0905 Creating A PIN For Accessing User Accounts
02:06

0906 Bypassing Or Enhancing The Logon Process
05:15

0907 Adding And Deleting User Accounts
06:40
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10. Sharing Data And Resources
6 Lectures 24:54
1001 Creating A Homegroup
03:28

1002 Joining And Leaving A Homegroup
03:12

1003 Identifying And Changing The Homegroup Password
04:17

1004 Accessing Homegroup Resources
03:38

1005 Sharing Drives Folders And Files
05:10

1006 Sharing Printers
05:09
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