Moving to Windows 10
COURSE LOCATION: Silicon room at the HOA2 Arts and Crafts Center.
COURSE PREREQUISITES: Familiarity with a previous version of Microsoft Windows.
COURSE DESCRIPTION: Six 75 minute sessions.
THIS CLASS MEETS TWICE WEEKLY! PLEASE CHECK THE CALENDAR PAGE CAREFULLY!
This class is intended for those who have recently acquired a computer with Windows 10 or those who are considering the purchase of a new computer.
THIS IS NOT A CLASS FOR BEGINNERS! If you are new to computers or have little experience with prior versions of Windows, you should take a basic skills class first.
Our classroom PCs are desktops with the latest version of Windows 10 (the Creators Update) installed. You may bring your own laptop or tablet to class and connect to the classroom Wi-Fi network.
Topics to be covered:
Understanding, using and customizing the new interface and start menu
Transferring your stuff from your old computer
Do you really need a Microsoft Account?
Windows Store, installing and using Universal Apps
Microsoft Edge, Cortana, Continuum, Hello, Settings
Windows Defender, Security settings, Updating
Using Windows Accessories and Legacy Programs
File History, Backup, Repair, Recovery and Restore options
What’s next for Windows 10? Why does it keep changing?
COURSE MATERIALS – Please bring a personal Flash or Jump drive to copy and transport files between the classroom and home.
INSTRUCTOR - Dennis Korger
See the Contact Us page on the club's website for the instructor's contact information.