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Learn how to find, access, and view courses in the lynda.com training library. Staff author Garrick Chow explains how to find the "need to know" material quickly and browse other subjects you might be interested in. A full rundown of the types of training offered is included, from in-depth essential training on specific software packages, to first looks at up-and-coming technology trends, to inspirational documentaries following creative professionals working in a variety of disciplines. Garrick also shows how to use special library features such as bookmarks, the queue, certificates of completion, frequently asked questions (FAQs), and more, as well as where to turn for help when you need it. Plus, learn to access lynda.com on the go, either through our mobile site, or the iOS app, which also supports playing videos on your TV via AirPlay and an Apple TV.
(MUSIC). Hello. I'm Garrick Chow, and welcome to how to use lynda.com. In this series of videos, we'll look at how to make your way around our website so you can get the most out of your subscription to our library. Or even if you're not currently a member of our site, you can still watch this course in its entirety completely for free. And you'll be able to see what a subscription to our site has to offer. We'll start with a look at the navigation system, and the many options you'll have for finding the topics and courses that interest you. And we'll see how to filter down the list of relevant courses to find exactly the information you need. You'll also learn the ins and outs of our (MUSIC) custom video player and how to control movie play back options like closed captioning, the speed of playback, and the size of the video on your screen.
I'll give you detailed descriptions of our current types of courses so you'll understand the difference between an Essential training course and a Creative Spark documentary. I will also talk about troubleshooting options and how to get answers to your questions about our site or our courses. We'll be covering all of these topics, and exploring plenty of other areas of our website in,How to use lynda.com.
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