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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Tips and Tricks

    Get more done with Windows 8.1. Learn time-saving techniques and keyboard shortcuts for finding files, managing your display, optimizing system performance, and much more.

    2h 11m
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Update 1 First Look

    Get a look at the new interface and features in the Windows 8.1 Update 1.

    3m 48s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Essential Training

    Get up to speed with all the features in Windows 8.1, including gestures, apps, security enhancements, and more.

    5h 3m
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Tips and Tricks

    Windows 8 Tips and Tricks with David Rivers

    Get the most out of Windows 8 with these time-saving techniques and shortcuts for finding files, managing your display, and more.

    1h 54m
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows 7 to Windows 8

    Choose the best upgrade method and securely migrate your files, applications, and user settings from Windows 7 to Windows 8.

    57m 54s
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 8

    Choose the best upgrade method and securely migrate your files, applications, and user settings from Windows XP to Windows 8.

    54m 16s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Windows 8

    After exploring the Windows 8 interface and preinstalled applications, learn how to add or remove applications, send and receive email, browse the web, view and share photos, play music and movies, and much more.

    2h 50m
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Essential Training

    Shows you all the essential features you'll need to jump-start Windows 8—whether you work with it closely at the office or use it casually at home.

    4h 57m
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Release Preview First Look

    Become acquainted with the release of the Windows 8 operating system in this short introduction by author David Rivers.

    1h 32m
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  • view course page for Switching from Windows to Mac (2012)

    Demystifies the differences between Mac OS X and Windows, highlighting the terminology and interface changes that Windows users encounter.

    3h 58m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Windows 7 Tips and Tricks

    Windows 7 Tips and Tricks with David Rivers

    Tips and shortcuts for working more efficiently and to get the most out of Windows 7.

    1h 50m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Computer Literacy for Windows

    Walks through the skills necessary to use Windows computers comfortably, while improving learning, productivity, and performance.

    3h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 7

    Walks through the process of transferring files, saving settings, and determining the best data migration option for any system.

    1h 6m
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  • view course page for Windows 7 Essential Training

    Helps users of any level feel comfortable with the improvements and enhancements of Microsoft’s new operating system.

    6h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows Vista Essential Training

    Comprehensive guidance through the process of upgrading Windows system software and taking Vista on the road.

    12h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows XP Essential Training

    For people who are new to Windows or upgrading from a previous version and want to get up to speed quickly.

    4h 39m
    Beginner
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