Computer Literacy for Windows 10 (lynda.com)

Having basic computer skills is a significant asset in today's modern world. Computers keep us connected to family and friends and help us do our jobs. Learn how to use a computer comfortably, while improving learning and productivity. This course focuses on the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system and offers a thorough, jargon-free introduction to computers, files and folders, networks, and peripherals like printers and keyboards. Garrick Chows also covers basic skills for working with software applications, the Internet, and email.

Interested in Mac computers? Check out Garrick's companion course, Computer Literacy for Mac.

Topics include:
  • What is a computer?
  • Purchasing a laptop vs. desktop
  • Understanding files and folders
  • Opening and saving files
  • Working with software
  • Setting up printers and Bluetooth devices
  • Connecting to networks to go online
  • Setting up email
  • Receiving and sending email
  • Searching the web