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Windows 10 End User

Video Description

This course is designed to familiarize users with the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system. Users will login and learn basic functionality and navigation, review new functionality to Windows 10, review file management and customization with File Explorer, customize and personalize various areas out the Windows 10 operating environment, and work with applications and programs including installing, updating, and troubleshooting. Users will also become familiar with Microsoft Edge, the newest Internet browser. Edge functionality and new features will be reviewed.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:01:09
  2. Getting Started in Windows 10
    1. Logging In 00:02:05
    2. The Startup Screen 00:03:39
    3. Exploring the Desktop 00:02:12
    4. General Navigation 00:04:25
    5. Introducing the Action Center and Control Panel 00:02:21
    6. Tablet Mode 00:03:13
    7. Launching Applications 00:02:34
    8. Interacting with Windows 00:05:40
    9. Quitting Applications 00:04:12
    10. Pinning Applications 00:03:19
    11. Customizing the Start Menu 00:03:10
    12. Customizing the Task Bar 00:02:23
    13. Multitasking to Switch Between Multiple Applications 00:03:08
    14. Managing Several Desktops Using Task View 00:03:23
  3. File Management
    1. Overview of the Drive and Folder Structure 00:04:00
    2. Using the Navigation Pane, Details Pane, and Preview Pane 00:04:15
    3. Using Menus and Ribbons 00:03:25
    4. Viewing and Editing File Properties 00:03:47
    5. Creating Files 00:06:17
    6. Selecting, Moving, and Copying Files 00:05:29
    7. Renaming Files and Folders 00:02:38
    8. Deleting and Restoring from the Recycle Bin 00:04:55
    9. Creating and Using Shortcuts 00:04:50
    10. Zipping and Unzipping 00:06:43
    11. Changing the Sort and Group By Options 00:05:43
    12. Adding Columns to the Explorer View 00:03:31
    13. Creating and Using a Library 00:06:56
    14. Adding Files to a Library 00:09:27
    15. Customizing File Explorer and Frequent Places 00:03:33
    16. Configuring Files and Explorer Options 00:03:27
    17. Logging In or Setting Up OneDrive 00:02:01
    18. Storing and Accessing Files in OneDrive 00:03:15
    19. Sharing Files through OneDrive 00:05:23
    20. Syncing Files in OneDrive 00:02:33
  4. Using Edge
    1. Browsing the Web 00:02:21
    2. Customizing Top Sites 00:02:04
    3. Using Tabs 00:02:52
    4. Adding and Using Favorites 00:02:42
    5. Organizing Favorites with Folders 00:02:12
    6. Using the Reading List and Reading View 00:02:54
    7. Using, Saving, and Sharing Web Notes 00:03:56
    8. Downloading Files 00:02:19
    9. Viewing and Clearing History 00:01:48
    10. Cortana: Setting Up 00:03:08
    11. Cortana: Using Cortana 00:03:27
    12. Maps: Searching, Getting Directions, and Choosing a View 00:03:56
    13. Maps: Search Tips and Favorites 00:03:52
    14. Maps: More Search Tips and Map Settings 00:02:51
    15. Photos: Browsing 00:05:03
    16. Photos: Using Editing Tools 00:04:21
    17. Mail: Adding Accounts 00:05:02
    18. Mail: Changing the View 00:03:46
    19. Mail: Sending a Message 00:03:34
    20. People: Adding and Editing Contacts 00:04:41
    21. People: Searching, Linking, and Sharing Contacts 00:03:59
    22. Calendar: Configuring and Viewing 00:04:20
    23. Calendar: Changing Views and Creating and Editing Events 00:06:45
    24. Weather: Adding Favorite Locations 00:04:00
    25. Weather: Viewing Historical Data and Weather Maps 00:02:35
  5. Customizing Windows 10
    1. Managing Accounts and Sign In Options 00:03:02
    2. Changing the Background 00:04:01
    3. Understanding the Lock Screen 00:02:10
    4. Changing Themes 00:02:24
    5. Personalizing Start 00:03:42
    6. Changing Screen Resolution 00:01:41
    7. Adjusting Audio Settings 00:01:48
    8. Managing Sleep and Screen Saver Modes 00:03:35
    9. Changing Default Storage Locations 00:01:39
    10. Managing Devices 00:02:36
    11. Changing Type Settings 00:01:26
    12. Adjusting Mouse and Touchpad Settings 00:02:58
    13. Adjusting AutoPlay Settings 00:01:35
  6. Installing, Updating, and Troubleshooting
    1. Installing Applications from the Windows Store 00:02:51
    2. Installing Applications from the Web 00:03:10
    3. Setting Application Defaults 00:02:33
    4. Setting App Privacy and Permissions 00:02:04
    5. Uninstalling Applications 00:01:29
    6. Configuring Windows Defender and Windows Updates 00:02:26
    7. Accessing Task Manager 00:01:57
    8. Accessing the Action Center to View Messages 00:02:07
    9. Backing Up and Restoring Files and Using Recover 00:07:25
  7. Conclusion
    1. Course Recap 00:01:05