Windows 10: How to Setup a New PC
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Windows 10: How to Setup a New PC

Speed up your Windows 10 expertise to the next level
4.2 (50 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.
2,008 students enrolled
Created by Muin Chowdhury
Last updated 5/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Get new Windows 10 PC ready to work within a short time
  • Save your time on setting up a new PC in future
  • Setup new Windows 10 PC like a professional
  • Customize your own settings for seamless operations
  • Join network and share resources over the local network
  • Setup a recovery plan to recover from any disaster
  • Install all essential software in a moment
  • Learn tweaking few settings, tips & tricks, keyboard shortcuts
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Requirements
  • Should have a PC with Windows 10 installed
  • Need to connect internet
  • No other special requirements are needed
Description

This course is about setting up a new Windows 10 PC. It may be a brand new Windows 10 PC, or Upgraded from current Windows 7 or 8 to Windows 10, or just a fresh copy of Windows 10. 

This course will guide you through an effective way that all the IT professionals do with a new PC. More than 1 hour and 28 lectures will teach you to setup your new Windows 10 PC ready to work. 

From any Windows enthusiast to new Windows PC users, or who have recently switched to Windows PC from other OS can take this course. It will help to configure Windows PC according to your own needs. 

After completing this course, it will save a lot of time in the future. Happy learning!

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for beginners but any level of PC users can get benefits
  • The users who have owned new Windows 10 PC
  • The users who have upgraded their current Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 PC to Windows 10
  • Those who have clean install of Windows 10
  • New Windows 10 user who starts using Windows PC for the first time
  • Windows enthusiast & curios about Windows 10 Operating System
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 28 Lectures Collapse All 28 Lectures 01:02:36
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Introduction
2 Lectures 01:29

A short glimpse on what this course offers.

Welcome
01:02

Primary prerequisites to get started with the course.

Before starting the course
00:27
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Getting Started
6 Lectures 12:31

A very first impression of Windows 10.

The first look
01:10

First things first, get updates and secure the system.

Connect Network, Windows Update and Security
02:32

Windows activation and registering the device with manufacturer.

Activate Windows and register your new PC
02:02

Bring back all common desktop icons and rename computer name for authentication.

Get desktop icons and change computer name
01:31

Set own time zone and add more clocks for different time zone, manage all power options.

Adjust date, time and manage power options
02:06

Manage account type, sign-in options and different set of password.

Control user account
03:10
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Manage Software
5 Lectures 16:18

First lecture on installing device driver software automatically.

Install device driver- Part 1
01:33

Second part on installing device driver software manually.

Install device driver- Part 2
03:24

Get a quick time saving method on installing essential software.

Install essential software
06:55

Learn how to uninstall unnecessary softwarr and Windows Apps.

Uninstall software and apps
02:09

Set all favorite programs as a default program to work more comfortably.

Set default programs
02:17
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Backup and Recovery
4 Lectures 08:55

Set up files history feature to backup files in every hour automatically.

Configure file history
01:51

Create system restore point before doing any major changes in the system to reverse the processs  if anything goes wrong.

Configure system restore
02:37

Create a recovery USB drive to reset, troubleshoot, backup system files or reinstall Windows.

Create a recovery drive
01:53

Set up microsoft built-in cloud storage service OneDrive for backin up files and access them all on the go.

Use OneDrive on the go
02:34
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Advanced Setup Tasks
4 Lectures 07:35

HomeGroup setup brings the things easier to share own library files with other users.

Set up a HomeGroup
02:15

Learn how to share local resources on a local area network.

Share files and folder
02:31

Some common tweak to speed up the system startup and other settings.

Explore Task Manager
01:36

Learn how to fix common system problems without pay attention to details.

Review setup and fix problems
01:13
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Top Windows 10 Tips and Tricks
5 Lectures 11:58

Change default file explorer default view to access disk drives easily.

File Explorer opening view
02:08

Bypass entering password every time when PC starts.

Bypass sign-in password
01:45

Learn how to block all annoying notification while you work serious jobs.

Block all notifications
01:58

Save the files as PDF format without installing third party software.

Save file as PDF
02:10

Get the most effective way to prevent Windows Update automatically. 

How to disable Windows 10 automatic updates
03:57
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Conclusion
2 Lectures 03:54

All necessary Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts are included.

Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts
03:02

Get tech support from the instructor!

What's next?
00:52
About the Instructor
Muin Chowdhury
4.0 Average rating
155 Reviews
3,597 Students
2 Courses
Microsoft Certified IT Professional

Microsoft Certified IT Professional and Windows enthusiast. I have more than 5 years of professional experience in IT. I am a founder of WindowsLog, a tech portal dedicated to Windows Operating System. 

My major expertise is on Networking Technology & Administering Windows Systems. I am a part time tech writer in the most popular newspaper in my country. It's always a great fun to write anything related to technology!