Computers

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1. Title Page

Download this title page to put at the front of your notes if needed. Filling in the spaces will help us create the Hover box.

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Backing Up your Windows 10 computer.

Warkworth: Ian Poole Feb 2019 - 1x2hrs
Creating Backup Drive; Restoring Files; Creating Recovery Drive; Backup Emails.

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Basic Essential Computer Skills using Word - Pt 1

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin April 2020 - 4 x 2hrs Inserting, Deleting, Highlighting; The Clipboard; Formatting Text; Opening & Saving docs; Tabs & Indents; Printing. Inc. practice files.

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Basic Essential Computer Skills using Word Pt 2

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin May 2020 4x2hrs Auto correct; Folders & folder structure; Bullets & Numbering; Find & Replace; Copying & Moving files; Borders & Watermark. Inc. practice files.

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Cheat Sheets - Files and Folders

Bite sized pieces of information.

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Cheat Sheets - Microsoft Apps (inc. Word)

Bite sized pieces of information.

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Cheat Sheets - Windows 10

Bite sized pieces of information.

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Clean up Windows 10 computer

Dargaville: Updated Heather Cashin 2019 - 1 x 2 hrs
Objective: Learn basic housekeeping rules for your computer.

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Computer Awareness - Windows 10 - Session 1

Papanui - Ross Taylor - V1-8-16 - 1 x 2 hrs
Introduction; Power On & Off; Start Screen; Opening an App; The Desktop; Windows Tiles; Pinning & Unpinning; Personalize Desktop

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Computer Awareness - Windows 10 - Session 2

Papanui - Ross Taylor - V1-8-16 - 1 x 2 hrs
Connecting to the Internet; Internet Explorer; Browse the Web; Use Scroll Bars; Typing Text; Short Cuts; Navigation keys; Keyboard characters; Word Pad; Saving the Document.

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Computer Basics for Windows 7

West Auckland: Revised April 2014 1 x 2hr
Booting up; Start menu; Notification area; Using the Mouse; Formatting; Manipulating Windows; Shutting Down.

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Computer Housekeeping & Handy Hints Win 7

Author: Sue Petersen  1 x 2hrs
Housekeeping: Defragment; Clean Up; Recycle Bin etc.
Handy Hints: Space; Back Up; Ext. Drives; Short cuts

 

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Formatting in Word

Dargaville: Heather Cashin 2019 - 1 x 2 hrs
Objective: Have a knowledge of Layout tools; Check out options on Tabs and Ribbons; Become skilled with Text boxes.

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Getting Started with Windows 10

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin January 2020 ver 1909 4 x 2hrs
Opening and Closing the computer; Keyboard and Mouse; Basic WordPad; Highlighting and Scrolling; Using external devices; Basic Files and Folders

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Gmail & Related Programmes Workshop

Manawatu - John Gibsone - Updated March 2020 - 4x2hrs. Google account overview; Gmail inc. Folders, Send & Receive, Searching, Settings, Contacts, Add-ons; Calendar; Tasks & Keep.

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Google Drive

Pakuranga: Updated Brian Erikson May 2020; 1x2hrs; Google account and Internet access required; Operating system agnostic; Intro to Google Drive; Backup & Sync; Sharing.

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Intro to LibreOffice Draw

Dargaville: Heather Cashin - 2019;  3 - 4 x 2 hrs
Includes use of a YouTube video. Objectives: To use LibreOffice Draw as a Publisher programme; Learn to use the basic functions; Publish a simple Newsletter and Poster

 

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LibreOffice Writer Advanced

Warkworth Updated Marilyn Goodwin Feb 2020 4 x 2 hrs Notes created in MS Word
Auto correct; Fractions; Folders & Structure; Copying & Moving files; Bullets & Numbering; Borders; Sorting; Indents; Inserting a Picture.

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LibreOffice Writer Basic

Warkworth Updated Marilyn Goodwin Feb 2020 4 x 2 hrs Notes created in MS Word
Writer Windows Layout; Clipboard; Formatting; Opening & Saving files; Navigation; Help.

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The WordPad App

Updated by Dargaville; Heather Cashin - Up to 4 x 2 hrs ; Use WordPad for simple text entry and formatting; Undo and Triplicate buttons; Ctrl, Shift and Arrow keys; Opening Web pages; Copying to WordPad.

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Tutorial - Bringing Order to your Computer (using Pictures)

Warkworth: Brian Oakes April 2020 - 1x2hrs
Notes & YouTube link. File Explorer; Snap function; Creating Folders; Copying, Moving & Naming files.

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Tutorial - Downloading Photos to your Computer

Warkworth: Brian Oakes May 2020 - 1x2hrs.
Notes with YouTube link. Connecting to computer; Copy photos thru File Explorer; Using Win 10 Snap; Creating a folder; Renaming photos.

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Using Windows 10 Ver 1909 - Part 1

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin Feb 2020 1 x 2hrs
Exploring the Desktop; Basic Searching; Customising the Lockscreen; Changing Desktop backgrounds.

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Using Windows 10 ver 1909 Part 2

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin Feb 2020 1 x 2 hrs
Start Menu; File Explorer; Microsoft Edge; Pinned apps; Jump lists

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Using Windows 10 ver 1909 Part 3

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin Feb 2020 1 x 2 hrs
Windows Store; The Photos App; Editing photos using the Win 10 photos app.

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Using Windows 10 ver 1909 Part 4

Warkworth: Updated Marilyn Goodwin Feb 2020 1 x 2 hrs
Setting up contacts using the People app; Windows 10 Mail app; Calendar

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Windows 10 - File Explorer

Papanui - Ross Taylor - V1-9-16 - 1 x 2 hrs
Using File Explorer; User Folders; Organizing Files & Folders; Copy & Paste

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Working with Pictures in Windows 10

Warkworth: Compiled and updated by Marilyn Goodwin February 2020 ver 1909 4 x 2 hrs
Organising (Files & Folders); Downloading (Camera, Phone, Tablet); Snipping and Scanning; Editing using Win 10 Photos App; Inserting a Picture and Caption box in MS Word