Using Windows 10, learn how to change the timezone, configure time and date formats, manually change the date and time, and access other time and date options, including automatically applying Daylight Savings time changes. Learn how to add clocks for different time zones and rename the computer, among other things.
- [Voiceover] If you set up your own PC,…you might have made a few choices…during the process a little too quickly.…It's tempting just to click Next,…and OK, and Next, and Yes again…without actually reading what you're agreeing to.…Perhaps you chose the wrong time zone…or didn't realize it was possible…to name the computer something other than was offered.…Let's take a quick look at a few things together…and see if there's anything you'd like to alter.…To start with, let's locate the time and date…on the taskbar.…Click it, even if what you see is correct.…
Now click Date and time settings.…If you need to make changes, you can do it…from the Time & Language options that appear.…Often, it's the time zone that needs changing…because a default time zone is offered during setup,…which you very well could have accepted…without thinking much about.…Note that if you have these settings configured…to automatically set,…you'll have to turn that off to configure them manually.…Once the options become available,…click the arrow next to Time zone…
Expert author Joli Ballew then explores important backup and recovery options, including how to configure and use System Restore. She shows how to remove all the unnecessary and unwanted software and then add your desired software and apps.
The course wraps up with some advanced tasks, including setting program defaults, configuring virtual desktops, adding users, and configuring family safety and security settings.
- Registering a new PC
- Connecting to networks
- Installing updates
- Setting up backups
- Creating a recovery drive
- Installing software
- Setting program defaults
- Adding users
- Configuring Family Safety
- Accessing media