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55032: Getting Started with Windows 8 Training

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This Windows 8 training is a one-day instructor-led training designed for all end-users who want to learn how to use the newest features and functionality in the Windows 8 system.

  • Accredited By : Microsoft Partner Logo
  • Category : MS Windows

Course Price : $575 Per Participant

Course Description

This Windows 8 training is a one-day instructor-led training designed for all end-users who want to learn how to use the newest features and functionality in the Windows 8 system.

It is for technical experts of all levels, from casual users to administrators of prior Windows versions. 

This Windows 8 training course aims to instruct professionals on the skills available to end-users as a part of the operating systems and enable them to become comfortable using the Windows 8 interface.

After completing this course, professionals will understand how to log onto Windows 8, the new interface components, customize the Start Page and desktop manage files and folders, and browse the internet.

This course is based on the objectives of 55032A.

 

Training Exclusives

  • Live instructor-led interactive sessions with Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT).
  • Access to Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).
  • Real-time Virtual Lab Environment.
  • Experience 24*7 Learner Support.
  • Self-paced learning and flexible schedules.
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What you will learn

  • green-tick Sign in and out of Windows
  • green-tick Shutdown and restart Windows
  • green-tick Lock Windows
  • green-tick Activate Windows
  • green-tick Describe the Metro interface
  • green-tick Describe Hot Corners
  • green-tick Describe Gestures
  • green-tick Navigate the basic features of Windows
  • green-tick Describe the feature and functionality of the Start screen
  • green-tick Use Tiles
  • green-tick Use App Switcher
  • green-tick Search for files, applications, and settings
  • green-tick Customize the taskbar
  • green-tick Describe the Charms bar
  • green-tick Manage devices
  • green-tick Describe the Windows App Store
  • green-tick Describe the built-in apps in Windows 8
  • green-tick Describe Internet Explorer 10
  • green-tick Describe SkyDrive
  • green-tick Describe the ribbon
  • green-tick Browse files and folders using file explorer
  • green-tick Describe Device Manager
  • green-tick Join wireless networks
  • green-tick Install and use printers
  • green-tick Share folders
  • green-tick Describe the new features available in Windows 8
  • green-tick Describe the platforms that support Windows 8
  • green-tick Describe the difference between Windows 8 RT and Windows 8 Pro

Prerequisites

  • Previous experience using a Windows desktop operating system

Who should attend this course?

This course is intended for anyone who is interested in learning the new interface of Windows 8.

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Microtek Learning is a Microsoft Certified Partner for Learning Solutions. This class uses official Microsoft courseware and will be delivered by a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT).

Schedules

GTR
  • calendar May 10, 2024
  • time 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
  • location online
  • calendar May 24, 2024
  • time 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
  • location online

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Curriculum

After completing this module students will be able to describe the new features of Windows 8, learn basic navigation concepts of the user interface, and understand the benefits of registering for a Microsoft account.

  • New Features of Windows 8
  • Consistent User Experience
  • Exploring the Windows 8 User Interface
  • Microsoft Accounts
  • Lab1: Introduction to Windows 8

  • Signing up for a Microsoft Account
  • Lock and Sign off from Windows 8
  • Shutdown and Restart Windows 8
  • Switching between Modern UI and Desktop mode
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the new features available in Windows 8
  • Describe the platforms that support Windows 8
  • Describe the difference between Windows 8 RT and Windows 8 Pro
  • Sign in and out of Windows
  • Sign up for a Microsoft Account
  • Describe how to convert a Local Account to a Microsoft Account
  • Shutdown and restart Windows
  • Lock Windows
  • Navigate using Shortcut Keys
  • Describe the Modern UI
  • Describe Hot Corners
  • Describe Gestures
  • Navigate the basic features of Windows
  • This module will teach more advanced navigation techniques for Windows 8 and will also focus on the personalization of the user experience across all connected Windows 8 devices. Students will learn the new navigation tools, app switcher, the Charms menu, and Windows App Store.

  • Presenting the Modern UI
  • Using Tiles
  • Working with the Task Bar
  • Working with Charms
  • Lab1: Navigating and Personalizing Windows 8

  • Working with the Modern UI and Windows 8 Taskbar
  • Working with Tiles
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the feature and functionality of the Start screen
  • Use Tiles
  • Use App Switcher
  • Use Snap
  • Use Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Search for files, applications, and settings
  • Customize the taskbar
  • Describe the Charms bar
  • Describe Aero Peek
  • Create a Toolbar
  • Describe Taskbar on dual monitors
  • Describe the Action Center
  • This module describes the basic applications included with Windows 8 and give students an overview of both the Windows Store and how it can be used to find apps that supplement the included apps. This module will also cover the new functionality of Internet Explorer 10, as well as how students can leverage its new capabilities and navigate using both the new, Modern user interface version and the traditional Desktop user interface for IE 10.

  • Windows 8 Apps Overview
  • Basic Windows 8 Apps
  • Internet Explorer 10
  • Lab1: Working with Internet Explorer 10

  • Browsing with Internet Explorer 10
  • Customizing Internet Explorer 10
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the Windows Store
  • Describe the Mail App
  • Describe the Photos App
  • Describe the Messaging App
  • Describe the People App
  • Describe the Calendar App
  • Describe the Bing App
  • Describe the Weather App
  • Describe the Video App
  • Describe the Maps App
  • Describe the Travel App
  • Describe Internet Explorer 10
  • Describe SkyDrive
  • This module will teach students how to work with Files and Folders in the Windows 8 file system, add and remove devices to their system, and share file and device resources with other users, computers, and devices on the same network.

  • Browsing and Organizing Files
  • HomeGroup
  • Connecting Windows 8 Devices
  • Lab1: Creating and Moving Files

  • Create a File Share
  • Create a HomeGroup
  • Add and Share a Printer
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the ribbon
  • Browse files and folders
  • Describe Device Manager
  • Install and use printers
  • Share folders
  • Share a Printer
  • Setup a HomeGroup
  • Course Details

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      Enrolled: 1432
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      Duration: 1 Day

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