Windows 8 For Absolute Beginner

Learn everything You need to know about Windows 8 along with untold tips and tricks.
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  • Lectures 104
  • Contents Video: 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2014 English

Course Description

Windows 8 is the latest Operating System introduced by Microsoft.Many new features and functionality are introduced in windows 8 such as Metro user interface,parental controls,easy and fast System recovery and a new lock screen with a clock and notification.Windows 8 have file Explorer and ribbon to provide better and faster control to the users.

Why You need to learn Windows 8?

Windows 8 is totally different from Microsoft's earlier Operating system such as Windows Xp,Windows vista and Windows 7.

Many new features and funtionality are introduced with windows 8.Without knowing these new features and functionality you will not be able to take the full advantage of windows 8.

In this course you will learn from very basic How to Switch Between Metro UI and Desktop Mode to how to protect your System from hackers and virus using Windows 8 Pre-installed software.This course also help you to customized your windows 8 as your need.

You will also learn how to install apps from apps store safely and easily.

In this course you will learn to protect your Privacy along with important tips and tricks required to be a super windows 8 User.

What are the requirements?

  • Computer having Windows 8
  • No programming Skill is required

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 104 lectures and 6 hours of content!
  • By the end of this course you will be a master of windows 8.You will be able to customize windows 8 as your need
  • You will learn from How to start window 8 to How to protect Windows 8 from Hackers and Virus.

What is the target audience?

  • Those who are new to Windows 8
  • Those who want to take full advantages of windows 8
  • Those who want to learn untold tips and tricks

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introducton To windows 8
Introduction to Course
Preview
04:33
Section 2: Basics Of Windows 8
How to Switching Between Metro UI and Desktop Mode
Preview
03:28
How To Switch Between Last App and Start Screen
01:01
Default apps installed on Windows 8
Preview
07:21
How to Switch Between All Opened Apps
02:19
How To Access PC Settings On The Metro Modern UI
01:24
How To Access the Control Panel
02:03
How To Install Windows 8 Apps from the Store
05:13
How To Uninstall Windows 8 Apps
01:28
How To Change The Size of A Tile
01:56
How To Close Opened App on Windows 8
01:40
How To View All Installed Apps
02:35
How To View Your Installed Apps From Within The Store
02:25
How to search apps on Store
07:43
Windows 8 Personal Opinions and General Comments
10:26
How To Search For App By Name
01:08
How To Group Your Pinned Apps
Preview
01:17
How To Use Apps To Perform A Search
03:01
How to Disable App To Perform Search
01:59
How To Snap Apps Side by Side for Multitasking
03:01
How To Navigate The Start Screen With Your Keyboard
04:15
How To Lock And Unlock Windows 8
01:54
How To Restart or Shutdown Windows 8
01:30
How To Delete App HIstory
01:35
How To Search The content of An App
04:27
Right Clicks and Context Menu
03:20
How To Switch Between Metro and Desktop Browsers
02:35
How To Pin Websites To Start Screen
02:52
A Quick Look At Task Manager
09:09
How to View App Sizes and Manage App Space
03:58
Add Administrative Tools To Start Screen
02:54
How To Find The Control Panel In Desktop Mode
02:59
How To Use Apps To share
03:44
Configure Apps That Are Used For Sharing
01:40
How To Update Apps
02:15
How To Launch the Quick Access Menu
02:52
Change Your Privacy Settings
02:39
How To Find The Currently Opened App Settings
03:26
Windows 8 Lock Screen Options and Notifications
03:39
How To Change Start Screen Background Color
03:19
Section 3: Security in Windows 8
How To Change User Account Picture
02:20
Change From Local Account to Microsoft Account
03:00
How To Trust Your PC To Enable Sync
02:10
How To Wake Your PC Without A Password
01:42
How To Add A New User Account
03:39
How To Change Your Password
01:48
Enable PIN Login and Picture Password On Your Account
01:34
How To Enable PIN Authentication
01:30
How To Setup and Use Picture Password for Authentication
03:28
How to Change Sync Settings
02:36
Local Account Cannot Download Apps
02:15
How To Turn Live Tile Off
01:21
How To Enable or Disable Notification for Apps
04:09
How To Close An App From The Switcher
01:28
How To Change Default Apps To Launch File Types
04:43
Quick Peek At The Desktop Shortcut
01:44
Pin App To Search Bar For Quicker Search
02:01
Replace Bing Search App with Google Search App
03:47
Snap Apps More Conveniently from the App Switcher
02:07
Use Semantic Zoom To Find Apps Easily
03:15
Section 4: Controling Apps in Windows 8
Rearrange Your Tiles For Better Organization
04:23
How To Name Your App Groups
02:33
Metro Browser Disappears if You Change IE 10 As Default Browser
04:41
How To Turn Off The App Switcher
01:45
Switching Between Windows Apps and Desktop Applications
02:26
Change Users Login Options Using Applet
02:03
Refresh Your PC Without Losing Your Apps and Settings
01:54
How To Remove Everything and Reinstall Windows
01:24
Advanced Startup Options and Safe Mode in Windows 8
05:34
How To Get Windows START Button Back
04:42
Start8 for Windows 8 Configurations and Settings
05:22
Use Start8 To Boot Directly To Desktop Avoid Start Screen
02:02
How To Enable The Hibernate Option In The Power Menu
03:07
Windows Scheduled Maintenance and Windows Update
03:05
How To Change Default Search Engine On IE 10
05:06
How To Reinstall Previous Apps From The Store
04:22
Windows 8 File History Feature Just Like Apple Time Machine
02:46
System Configuration Options
03:47
How To Enable Windows 8 SmartScreen Feature
02:31
Windows 8 Browser Choice Options
05:59
How To Pause File Copy in Windows 8
01:32
Mount ISO Image File In Windows 8 As A DVD Drive
01:54
How To Shutdown Windows 8 With A Shortcut and A Tile
01:38
Restart or Hibernate with Shortcuts and A Tile
02:10
How To Allow Any App To Install
03:01
How To Change The Number of App Rows on Start Screen
04:42
How To Enable The File Confirm Delete Dialog Box
04:37
How To Configure Spell Check On Windows 8
01:32
How To Disable The Lock Screen
Preview
04:02
How To Disallow A User To Uninstall Apps
06:23
Windows 8 SmartScreen In Action
00:52
Windows 8 Explorer Ribbon
02:30
Windows 8 HyperV Feature
03:46
How To Change User Account Type to Administrator
02:29
Family Safety Feature
02:49
Windows Defender Tool
02:07

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Instructor Biography

Mike Horn, iOS Developer

My name is Mike Horn and i am working as an Electrical Engineer at Apple Inc .I love to teach programming to kids. I started my programming journey at the age of 12 with Python.I enjoyed python and then i moved to C,C++,Objective-C and Java.

I develop apps for iPhone ,iPad and Android And contribute my skills to opensource.

When i'm not teaching, i enjoy traveling and producing travel video and photography. I love PC games and Novels.

I hope you will find these lectures useful and interesting. If you have any questions, just message me !

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