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Windows 8.1: Getting to Know PCs and the Windows 8.1 User Interface

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Windows 8.1: Getting to Know PCs and the Windows 8.1 User Interface

This Getting to Know PCs and the Windows 8.1 User Interface training is for those beginning to use the Windows 8.1 operating system. This training helps new users become familiar with the user interface. It also trains users how to navigate around Windows 8.1, use the components, and access their account ID. At the completion of this training, the trainee should be able to successfully navigate around Windows 8.1.

The sections included are; Identify Components of a Personal Computer, Sign into Windows 8.1, Navigate the Start Screen, Find and Use the App Command Bar, and Access the Account ID.

Video on Demand   This course is in the Video On Demand format, to read about Video On Demand features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Full-screen video presentation
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course

Those getting started with Windows 8.1

The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Identify Components of a Personal Computer
  • Sign In to Windows 8.1
  • Navigate the Start Screen
  • Find and Use the App Command Bar
  • Access the Account ID
Intended Performance Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course you will be better prepared to:
  • Identify components of a personal computer.
    • Recall what the user interface on Windows 8.1 can do to synchronize data.
  • Sign in to Windows 8.1.
    • Recall the steps used to sign in to Windows 8.1.
    • Identify buttons on the locked screen.
  • Navigate the Start Screen.
    • Recall the purpose of the Start Screen.
    • Select the two ways to view or search for an app.
    • Identify the options available for the tiles on the Start Screen.
  • Find and use the App Command Bar.
    • Recall where the App Command Bar is located.
    • Identify the options available for customizing tiles.
  • Access the account ID.
    • Select where you can find the options to lock or sign out, or switch account users.
    • Identify the difference between the sign out and switch account options.

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