Welcome to the Windows 8 Essentials course. This course will give you an introduction into the new world of Windows 8. With Windows 8 Microsoft has introduced a different environment with its new user interface and ways of navigating through your apps.
Windows 8 Essentials will show you the great new features of Windows 8 and provide you with a great base to further your Windows 8 experiences. With Windows 8 you are able to better manage your time by providing new and more efficient tools and applications.
Research has consistently demonstrated that when clear goals are associated with learning, it occurs more easily and rapidly. With that in mind, let’s review our goals for today.
At the end of this course, you should be able to:
- Install Windows 8
- Navigate the Start Screen and Apps
- Use the Desktop, Taskbar and related features
- Work with the Charms Bar
- Manage your files and folders
- Work with Settings
- Personalize Windows 8
- Understand Security and Maintenance