GO! with Windows 7 Introductory

GO! with Windows 7 Introductory

By: Shelley Gaskin (author)Paperback

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For Introductory Computer courses in Microsoft Windows 7, or courses in Microsoft Office 2007 or courses in Computer Concepts including coverage of Windows 7. Teach the course YOU want in LESS TIME! The primary goal of the GO! Series, aside from teaching computer applications, is ease of implementation, with an approach that is based on clearly-defined projects for students and a one of a kind supplements package.

About Author

Shelley Gaskin, Series Editor for the GO! Series, is a professor of business and computer technology at Pasadena City College in Pasadena, California. She holds a master's degree in business education from Northern Illinois University and a doctorate in adult and community education from Ball State University. Dr. Gaskin has 15 years of experience in the computer industry with several Fortune 500 companies and has developed and written training materials for custom systems applications in both the public and private sector. She is also the author of books on Microsoft Outlook and word processing.


Chapter 1: Getting Started With Windows 7 PROJECT 1A Using Windows 7Objective 1 Create a New Folder and Save a File on a Removable Storage Device Activity 1.1 Turning On Your Computer, Logging on to a Windows 7 User Account, and Exploring the Windows 7 EnvironmentActivity 1.2 Creating a New Folder on a Removable Storage DeviceActivity 1.3 Using Snipping Tool to Create a FileObjective 2 Identify the Functions of an Operating System Activity 1.4 Identifying Operating System FunctionsObjective 3 Use the Getting Started Information and Windows Help and Support Activity 1.5 Using the Getting Started Information and Windows Help and SupportObjective 4 Log Off, Turn Off Your Computer, and View Power Options Activity 1.6 Logging Off and Turning Off Your ComputerObjective 5 Manage User Accounts Activity 1.7 Managing Your Own User AccountActivity 1.8 Creating and Deleting User AccountsPROJECT 1B Working With Windows, Programs, and FilesObjective 6 Display Libraries, Folders, and Files in a Window Activity 1.9 Displaying Libraries, Folders, and Files in a Folder WindowActivity 1.10 Using the Navigation Pane to Display the Folder StructureActivity 1.11 Changing Views, Sorting, Grouping, and Filtering in a Folder WindowObjective 7 Start Programs and Open Data Files Activity 1.12 Starting Programs and Opening Data FilesActivity 1.13 Adding and Removing Desktop IconsObjective 8 Manage the Display of Individual and Multiple Windows Activity 1.14 Moving, Sizing, Hiding, Closing, and Switching Between WindowsActivity 1.15 Using Aero Peek and Displaying Multiple Windows in the Cascade, Stack, and Side by Side ArrangementsActivity 1.16 Switching Windows by Using Aero Flip 3DActivity 1.17 Using Snap to Arrange WindowsActivity 1.18 Using Snap to Arrange Two Windows Side by SideCHAPTER 2: Managing Libraries, Folders, Files and Using Search PROJECT 2A Managing Files and FoldersObjective 1 Copy Files From a Removable Storage Device to the Hard Disk Drive Activity 2.1 Copying Files From a Removable Storage Device to the Documents Library on the Hard Disk DriveObjective 2 Navigate by Using Windows Explorer Activity 2.2 Pinning a Location to a Jump ListObjective 3 Create, Name, and Save Files Activity 2.3 Pinning a Program to the TaskbarActivity 2.4 Naming and Saving Files in Word and ExcelObjective 4 Create Folders and Rename Folders and Files Activity 2.5 Creating Folders and Renaming Folders and FilesObjective 5 Select, Copy, and Move Files and Folders Activity 2.6 Selecting Groups of Files or Folders in the File ListActivity 2.7 Copying FilesActivity 2.8 Moving FilesActivity 2.9 Copying and Moving Files by Using Two WindowsActivity 2.10 Copying and Moving Among Different DrivesActivity 2.11 Copying Files and Folders to a Compressed FolderActivity 2.12 Copying Files and Folders to a CD/DVDObjective 6 Delete Files and Folders and Use the Recycle Bin Activity 2.13 Deleting Files and Folders and Using the Recycle BinPROJECT 2B Searching Your ComputerObjective 7 Search From the Start Menu Activity 2.14 Searching From the Start MenuObjective 8 Search From a Folder Window Activity 2.15 Searching From a Folder Window and Applying a Filter to Search ResultsObjective 9 Save, Resue, and Delete a Search Activity 2.16 Saving, Reusing, and Deleting a SearchObjective 10 Search From the Control Panel Window and the Computer Window Activity 2.17 Searching From the Control Panel and Computer WindowsObjective 11 Add Tags to Improve a Search Activity 2.18 Adding and Searching for a TagCHAPTER 3: Advanced File Management and Advanced Searching PROJECT 3A Using Advanced File Management TechniquesObjective 1 Navigate by Using the Address Bar Activity 3.1 Navigating by Using the Address BarObjective 2 Create and Navigate Favorite Links Activity 3.2 Creating and Navigating Favorite LinksObjective 3 Personalize the Display of Folders and Files Activity 3.3 Locating and Identifying Subfolders in the Personal FolderActivity 3.4 Using the Folder Options Dialog Box to Change the Way Folderes Function and DisplayActivity 3.5 Personalizing ViewsActivity 3.6 Setting File and Folder PropertiesObjective 4 Recognize File Types and Associate Files with Programs Activity 3.7 Recognizing File Types and Associating Files with ProgramsPROJECT 3B Using Advanced Search TechniquesObjective 5 Filter Searches in the Search Box Activity 3.8 Creating and Adding Tags to FilesActivity 3.9 Filtering a Search by Using PropertiesActivity 3.10 Filtering a Search by Using Boolean Operators, Quotes, and Natural LanguageObjective 6 Search by Using the Search Folder Activity 3.11 Searching from the Search FolderActivity 3.12 Using Advanced SearchObjective 7 Save a Search, Manage Search Behavior, and Manage the Index Activity 3.13 Saving a Search, Managing Search Behavior, and Managing the Index CHAPTER 4: Personalizing Your Windows 7 Environment and Using Windows Media Player PROJECT 4A Personalize Your Windows 7 EnvironmentObjective 1 Personalize the Desktop and Screensaver Activity 4.1 Personalizing the Desktop BackgroundActivity 4.2 Personalizing the Screen SaverObjective 2 Personalize the Start Menu Activity 4.3 Personalizing the Start MenuObjective 3 Personalize the Taskbar Activity 4.4 Keeping Track of Open Windows on the TaskbarActivity 4.5 Arranging the Taskbar to Start Programs and Open Folder or FilesActivity 4.6 Adding More Toolbars to the TaskbarActivity 4.7 Controlling the Notification AreaObjective 4 Add Gadgets Activity 4.8 Adding Gadgets to your DesktopObjective 5 Personalize Settings in the Ease of Access Center Activity 4.9 Personalizing Settings in the Ease of Access CenterPROJECT 4B Using Windows Media PlayerObjective 6 Explore Windows Media Player Activity 4.10 Getting Started with Windows Media PlayerObjective 7 Play Music Using Media Player Activity 4.11 Playing MusicActivity 4.12 Customizing the Media Player ViewActivity 4.13 Adding Audio Files to the Media LibraryActivity 4.14 Creating and Saving a PlaylistObjective 8 Rip a CD Activity 4.15 Ripping a CDObjective 9 Burn a CD Activity 4.16 Burning Discs Using Windows Media PlayerActivity 4.17 Copying a CDObjective 10 View Photos and Watch Videos Using Windows Media Player Activity 4.18 Viewing PicturesActivity 4.19 Watching VideosObjective 11 Synchronize Windows Media Player and a Portable Device Activity 4.20 Synchronizing with Portable DevicesActivity 4.21 Copying Music to a Portable PlayerActivity 4.22 Accessing Online MusicActivity 4.23 Listening to an Online Radio Station CHAPTER 5: Exploring the World Wide Web with Internet Explorer 8 PROJECT 5A Browsing the Web with Internet Explorer 8Objective 1 Use Tabbed Browsing Activity 5.1 Using Tabbed BrowsingActivity 5.2 Using the Tab List, Quick Tabs, and Shortcuts to Navigate Among Open TabslObjective 2 Organize Favorites and Create Tab Groups Activity 5.3 Organizing Favorites and Creating Tab GroupsActivity 5.4 Making Favorites More AccessibleObjective 3 View and Delete Browsing History Activity 5.5 Viewing and Deleting Browsing HistoryObjective 4 Print, Zoom, and Change the Text Size of Web Pages Activity 5.6 Printing Web PagesActivity 5.7 Zooming and Changing the Text Size of Web PagesObjective 5 Use Web Slices, Accelerators and Save Web Page Information Activity 5.8 Using Web Slices and Saving Web Page InformationObjective 6 Subscribe to and View an RSS Feed Activity 5.9 Subscribing to and Viewing an RSS FeedObjective 7 Manage Add-ons Activity 5.10 Managing Add-onsPROJECT 5B Searching and Using the Web SafelyObjective 8 Search the Internet Activity 5.11 Searching the InternetObjective 9 Add and Manage Toolbars Activity 5.12 Adding and Managing ToolbarsObjective 10 Block Pop-up Windows and Use the Information Bar Activity 5.13 Using the Internet Explorer 8 Pop-up Blocker and Information BarObjective 11 Protect Against Malware Activity 5.14 Protecting Against MalwareObjective 12 Protect Your Data Activity 5.15 Protecting Your Data

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780135089033
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 992
  • ID: 9780135089033
  • weight: 771
  • ISBN10: 0135089034

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