Course Description

Windows 8 Online

Windows 8 Online is a course run by 1 Training, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of Guided Learning Hours 07. For more information about Windows 8 Online at 1 Training, please review the details below.

Windows 8 Online


Have you just upgraded to Microsoft Windows 8? Maybe you usually use Mac and are required to use Windows 8 for work? Perhaps you just need to update your knowledge? If this describes you then look no further than this excellent Microsoft Windows 8 course from 1Training. During this Windows 8 course, you’ll learn how to make Windows adapt to your needs, rather than the other way around. In addition, learn how to pin important programs and web sites to the Start screen and remove those you don’t need on Windows 8. Not only that, this Windows 8 course will explore tips and shortcuts to manage files and folders, so they will always be at your fingertips and how to search for them if you don’t know where they are, and will cover how Windows can keep you safe from viruses and other malware. Make using your PC a breeze, by exploring its operating system and how to navigate, find, open, use and manage the system including its hardware, software and files, all using Windows 8.

Our learning material is available to students 24/7 anywhere in the world, so it’s extremely convenient. These intensive online courses are open to everyone, as long as you have an interest in the topic! We provide world-class learning led by IAP, so you can be assured that the material is high quality, accurate and up-to-date.

What skills will I gain?

  • How to customise the Start screen
  • How to set up a Home group to share files
  • How to use libraries for easy file organising
  • Using the #1 best troubleshooting technique
  • Finding and using new programs, new music and new games

How will I be assessed?

  • You will have one assignment. Pass mark is 65%.
  • You will only need to pay £19 for assessment.
  • You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days.

What Certification am I going to receive?

Those who successfully pass this course will be awarded a Windows 8 – hosted by Bob Flisser certificate. Anyone eligible for certification will receive a free e-certificate, and printed certificate.

Course Curriculum Total Units : 57
1: Hit The Ground Running
1. The Start Screen & the Desktop
2. Modifying the Start Screen
3. Personalizing the Way Your Computer Looks
4. Snapping Apps to the Screen
5. Setting Taskbar Options
2: Customization With The Settings App
1. Managing Users
2. Controlling Notifications
3. Configuring Searches
4. Choosing which Apps Can Share
5. General Settings
6. Privacy
7. Devices
8. Wireless & Ease of Access
9. Syncing Your Settings
10. Creating a HomeGroup
11. Windows Update
3: Setting Options With The Control Panel
1. Opening the Control Panel
2. Choosing Default Programs
3. Changing the Screen Resolution & Other Display Items
4. Managing Fonts
5. Changing the Way Your Mouse Behaves
6. Choosing Wallpaper, Background Colors, & Sounds
7. Managing Power on a Laptop
8. Uninstalling a Program
9. Controlling Audio Hardware & the Sounds Windows Makes
10. Getting Info on System Settings & Making Changes
11. Managing Users
12. Staying Safe from Viruses
13. Letting the Firewall Add to Your Safety
14. Mobility Settings for Your Laptop
4: Managing Files & Folders
1. Navigating the File Explorer
2. Viewing Folder Contents
3. Copying & Moving Files & Folders
4. Multiple Explorers, & Sharing & Renaming Files
5. Using & Managing Libraries
6. Searching for Files
7. Backing Up Files with File History
8. Zipping & Unzipping Files
5: Working With Built-in Apps
1. Calendar
2. Photos
3. Mail
4. People
5. Messaging
6. Music
7. Windows Store
6: Working With Built-in Accessories
1. Calculator
2. Character Map
3. Paint
4. Snipping Tool
5. Magnifier
7: Internet Explorer 10
1. The New Windows 8-Style IE 10
2. The traditional IE 10 on the desktop
3. IE 10 – Organizing Bookmarks
4. Security & Performance Features
8: Basic Troubleshooting
1. The New Task Manager
2. Deleting Temp Files
3. Credits

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Training Provider1 Training
Course LocationDublin
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course DurationGuided Learning Hours 07
Course Fee18
Entry Requirements• You must be 16 or over • You should have a basic understanding of English, Maths and ICT • You will need a computer or tablet with internet connection (or access to one)
Carear Path• Administrator • Receptionist • PA • Office Executive • Executive Assistant
Phone+44 208 610 9650
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