Using your desktop


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Using your desktop

Now, let's talk about the word Desktop. This word already came up once at the beginning of this course but in reference to the type of computer of you maybe using, as in laptop or sesktop. But that's not the only use of the word Desktop when it comes to you computer terminology. Another meaning of Desktop refers to what we were seeing on screen right now, this vast empty blue area. Now the Desktop is in realty just another folder on your computer. It happens to be the folder you see most often and it's always open, unless it's completely covered by another window. But if you can see even just a tiny portion of your Desktop, you can drag flies out of other folders on to the Desktop and move them there.

And the Desktop can be a very convenient place to store commonly used files or even recently downloaded files. So, for example, I am going to open up a program called Notepad, which comes installed on Windows, and is found by going to the Start menu > All Programs > Acces...

Using your desktop
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Using your desktop provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Computer Literacy for Windows 7

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Business
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Windows
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