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Windows 8.1 Update

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Windows 8.1 Update

Who it's For:

If you have a new computer running Windows 8.1, this course is for you.

What it is:

Windows 8.1 is Microsoft's innovative operating system. It features many differences from its predecessors. The main idea behind Windows 8.1 is that it keeps the look the same across desktops, tablets, and phones.

What You'll Learn:

Explore the look and functionality of the Windows 8.1 interface; learn interesting tricks and all of the special features highlighted in touchscreen-orientated tables along with traditional PC's.

Topics

Windows 8.1 Part 1

  • Start Titles
  • The Desktop App
  • The File Explorer
  • The Start Screen
  • Where's the Start-button
  • Customize Start Screen
  • Customize The Start Background
  • The Desktop App
  • Start with All Apps screen
  • Start at Desktop
  • Search from Start Screen
  • Add Web Searching

Windows 8.1 Part 2

  • Windows Defender
  • Quiet Time
  • Removed features
  • Internet Explorer 11
  • Switch to desktop IE
  • Touch Screen in IE
  • Add Toolbars to IE 11
  • Test Do Not Track
  • Add Website to Apps
  • Shutting Down
OUR PASS RATE
Professional Skills (National Average 82.6%)
90.9%

*You will have access to the course for 12 months only, after which, you can purchase extensions here

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Windows 8.1 Update.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.

Windows 8.1 Update

Who it's For:

If you have a new computer running Windows 8.1, this course is for you.

What it is:

Windows 8.1 is Microsoft's innovative operating system. It features many differences from its predecessors. The main idea behind Windows 8.1 is that it keeps the look the same across desktops, tablets, and phones.

What You'll Learn:

Explore the look and functionality of the Windows 8.1 interface; learn interesting tricks and all of the special features highlighted in touchscreen-orientated tables along with traditional PC's.

Topics

Windows 8.1 Part 1

  • Start Titles
  • The Desktop App
  • The File Explorer
  • The Start Screen
  • Where's the Start-button
  • Customize Start Screen
  • Customize The Start Background
  • The Desktop App
  • Start with All Apps screen
  • Start at Desktop
  • Search from Start Screen
  • Add Web Searching

Windows 8.1 Part 2

  • Windows Defender
  • Quiet Time
  • Removed features
  • Internet Explorer 11
  • Switch to desktop IE
  • Touch Screen in IE
  • Add Toolbars to IE 11
  • Test Do Not Track
  • Add Website to Apps
  • Shutting Down

Requirements

*You will have access to the course for 12 months only, after which, you can purchase extensions here

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Windows 8.1 Update.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.
OUR PASS RATE
Professional Skills
90.9%
(National Average 82.6%)

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