Introducing the Snapping tool! This powerful tool allows you to split the screen with multiple windows using this automatic tool! You will learn how to show multiple windows and programs on the screen simultaneously using the Snapping tool.
- [Narrator] In this movie we are going to learn…how to organize and manage multiple windows simultaneously.…First I'm going to open up Notepad…and keep it restored to a non maximized state.…Now I'm going to open up the file manager window…so both windows are opened up at the same time.…I can easily move these windows so they…are overlapping or even on different sides of the screen.…Now let's say I wanted to have each of these windows…take up exactly half the size of the screen…and the other window the other half.…To do this simply grab the window by the title bar…and drag it until your cursor touches…the end of the side of the screen.…
As you do this you will see that Windows…will flash your mouse to let you know…you have reached the correct point.…When I let go the window now takes up…exactly half the screen.…Let's now try it with the other side.…When I click on File Explorer this also takes…the other side of the screen.…Let's now take the windows back to the previous state…by dragging them like so.…Another way to arrange your windows…
Technology trainer David Casuto explains basic Windows conventions, and explores how to best resize and manage windows, change the way your mouse behaves, and customize the desktop, including the taskbar and Start menu. Need help finding files and applications? Learn how to search more effectively using the File Explorer and Cortana, Microsoft's digital assistant. If you have visual or audio impairments, Window's accessibility features are a great tool. Learn how to use the Ease of Access options (like the Magnifier and closed captioning) to make Windows more user friendly. Last but not least, David shows how to save time with some helpful keyboard shortcuts. Windows is a powerful platform; with these tips, you'll find it even easier to use.
- Personalizing your desktop
- Managing windows
- Changing mouse properties
- Searching for files, folders, and apps
- Using the File Explorer
- Using accessibility features
- Using keyboard shortcuts