Comprehensive Video Tutorials

Master your PC and Microsoft Windows Training Package

CareerVision Training
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The following course, offered by Career vision, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

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Master your PC and Microsoft Windows Online Training Package Computers are part of our everyday world. Those who have never used one can be intimidated. Those who use one every day have often not been provided basic instructions. In this course, we take away the fear and mystery of the PC. We introduce the parts, terminology and basic skills everyone needs to know to be comfortable using a computer in a visual, easy-to-understand way. Want to know what the Windows operating system actually does or why you should care about RAM? How about what actually happens when you log on? With this online training course, you'll master the fundamentals of the PC so you can enjoy and benefit from it without frustration or fear.

This training library contains easy-to-follow courses that will get you up to speed using the latest Windows 8 and 7 operating systems. You will also learn how to set up email using Microsoft Outlook and discover new features included in Microsoft Office 2013 and take your new-found skills to the next level.

Select courses in this library have available work-along project files. These are the same files the instructor uses on screen, so you can follow along and reinforce the techniques presented in the lessons. Watch a single title or watch them all, as many times as you like for an entire year--all at one low price.

Learn anytime, anywhere, at home or on the go.
Stream your training via the internet, or download to your computer and supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.

Training Bundle Includes
  • Computer Basics and PC Fundamentals Training- 7.5 hours
  • Windows 8 Training - 6 hours
  • Windows 7 Training - 7.8 hours
  • Microsoft Office 2013 Essentials - 4.5 hours
* BONUS - Titles Include All Project Files to Work Along with the Instructor

COURSE OUTLINES


Computer Basics and PC Fundamentals Training

Computers are part of our everyday world. Those who have never used one can be intimidated. Those who use one every day have often not been provided basic instructions. In this course, we take away the fear and mystery of the PC. We introduce the parts, terminology and basic skills everyone needs to know to be comfortable using a computer in a visual, easy-to-understand way. Want to know what the Windows operating system actually does or why you should care about RAM? How about what actually happens when you log on? With this online training course, you'll master the fundamentals of the PC so you can enjoy and benefit from it without frustration or fear.

Chapter 1: PC COMPONENTS (48 min)
  1. What This Course Covers and PC Overview
  2. The Basic PC System Parts
  3. Computer Memory
  4. Buttons and Lights and Ports, Oh My!
  5. The Boot Process
Chapter 2: THE MOUSE (32 min)
  1. Mouse Basics
  2. Moving the Cursor
  3. Mouse Techniques
  4. Adjusting Mouse Settings
Chapter 3: THE KEYBOARD (32 min)
  1. Keyboard Basics
  2. Keyboard Parts
  3. Applying Keyboard Techniques
  4. Adjusting Keyboard Settings
Chapter 4: OPERATING SYSTEMS (36 min)
  1. What Operating Systems Do
  2. The Windows® Desktop
  3. The Start Menu and Task Bar
  4. Configuring Basic Desktop Settings
Chapter 5: WINDOW BASICS (51 min)
  1. Minimizing, Maximizing and Menus
  2. Resizing Windows and Using Scroll Bars
  3. Toolbars, Tabs, Flyouts and Dialog Boxes
  4. Understanding Multitasking
  5. How to Multitask
Chapter 6: SOFTWARE BASICS (36 min)
  1. Software Categories
  2. Saving and Naming Files
  3. Storage and Media
  4. Save and Save As
Chapter 7: PRINTING BASICS (41 min)
  1. Printing Concepts and Devices
  2. Setting Up a Default Printer
  3. Adding and Sharing a Printer
    4.Printing a Document
    5.Printing Pictures and Canceling Print Jobs
Chapter 8: UNDERSTANDING FILE STRUCTURE (90 min)
  1. File System Concepts
  2. Folder Hierarchy and Breadcrumbs
  3. Navigation Options
  4. View Options, Properties and Creating a New Folder
  5. Understanding Cut, Copy and Paste
  6. Selecting Text
  7. Cutting, Copying and Pasting Text
  8. Cutting, Copying and Pasting Files
  9. Creating Shortcuts and Deleting
    10. The Recycle Bin
Chapter 9: NETWORK BASICS (55 min)
  1. Network Fundamentals
  2. Network Terminology
  3. Networking Devices
  4. Going Global
  5. Reviewing Your Network
  6. Setting Up a User Account
  7. Setting Up Parental Controls and Switching Users
Chapter 10: BASIC PC MAINTENANCE (30 min)
  1. Using Windows Defender
  2. Optimizing the System
  3. Backing Up Your Data
  4. Credits


Windows 8 Training Course

Windows 8 is the biggest change to Microsoft's operating system in almost twenty years, and in this Windows 8 training course we will get you up to speed and productive as quickly as possible.


You will learn how to use the new Start screen and how it works with the desktop, how to customize your settings and preferences and how to use the built-in apps and accessories. You will also learn tips for managing your files and folders, and throughout the course, you'll learn lots of shortcuts.

After finishing this course, you will know how to make Windows adapt to your needs, rather than the other way around. You will learn how to pin important programs and web sites to the Start screen and remove those you don't need. You'll learn tips and shortcuts to manage files and folders, so they will always be at your fingertips and how to search for them if you don't know where they are. You will also learn how Windows can keep you safe from viruses and other malware.

HIT THE GROUND RUNNING (44 min)
  1. The Start Screen and the Desktop
  2. Modifying the Start Screen
  3. Personalizing the Way Your Computer Looks
  4. Snapping Apps to the Screen
  5. Setting Taskbar Options
CUSTOMIZATION WITH THE SETTINGS APP (38 min)
  1. Managing Users
  2. Controlling Notifications
  3. Configuring Searches
  4. Choosing which Apps Can Share
  5. General Settings
  6. Privacy
  7. Devices
  8. Wireless and Ease of Access
  9. Syncing Your Settings
  10. Creating a HomeGroup
  11. Windows Update
SETTING OPTIONS WITH THE CONTROL PANEL (89 min)
  1. Opening the Control Panel
  2. Choosing Default Programs
  3. Changing the Screen Resolution and Other Display Items
  4. Managing Fonts
  5. Changing the Way Your Mouse Behaves
  6. Choosing Wallpaper, Background Colors, and Sounds
  7. Managing Power on a Laptop
  8. Uninstalling a Program
  9. Controlling Audio Hardware and the Sounds Windows Makes
  10. Getting Info on System Settings and Making Changes
  11. Managing Users
  12. Staying Safe from Viruses
  13. Letting the Firewall Add to Your Safety
  14. Mobility Settings for Your Laptop
MANAGING FILES and FOLDERS (57 min)
  1. Navigating the File Explorer
  2. Viewing Folder Contents
  3. Copying and Moving Files and Folders
  4. Multiple Explorers, and Sharing and Renaming Files
  5. Using and Managing Libraries
  6. Searching for Files
  7. Backing Up Files with File History
  8. Zipping and Unzipping Files
WORKING WITH BUILT-IN APPS (48 min)
  1. Calendar
  2. Photos
  3. Mail
  4. People
  5. Messaging
  6. Music
  7. Windows Store
WORKING WITH BUILT-IN ACCESSORIES (33 min)
  1. Calculator
  2. Character Map
  3. Paint
  4. Snipping Tool
  5. Magnifier
INTERNET EXPLORER 10 (32 min)
  1. The New Windows 8-Style IE 10
  2. The traditional IE 10 on the desktop
  3. IE 10 - Organizing Bookmarks
  4. Security and Performance Features
BASIC TROUBLESHOOTING (14 min)
  1. The New Task Manager
  2. Deleting Temp Files
  3. Credits

Windows 7 Training Course

Using a computer these days is a requirement. In order to use a PC without it becoming cumbersome and frustrating. You need to know it's operating system and how to navigate, find, open, use and manage the system including its hardware, software and files. This course will review some of the old standby features and hone in on the numerous enhancements in this version. You'll learn the tools to increase reliability, efficiency and security that will optimize the user experience as never before. You'll also find out what jumping, shaking, snapping, streaming and BitLocking are.

Chapter 1: GETTING STARTED USING WINDOWS 7 (48 min)
  1. Introducing Windows 7
  2. A First Look at the Windows Desktop
  3. Working with User Accounts
  4. Users, Passwords and Permissions
  5. Exploring Log and Power Options
Chapter 2: CUSTOMIZING THE WINDOWS DESKTOP (47 min)
  1. Using Icons and Shortcuts
  2. Adding Gadgets
  3. Customizing Backgrounds and Window Appearance
  4. Customizing Sounds, Screensavers and Icons
  5. Changing Screen Resolution
Chapter 3: ACCESSING THE START MENU (38 min)
  1. Using Start Menu Options
  2. Customizing the Start Menu
  3. Finding Programs, Files and Settings
Chapter 4: EXPLORING THE REVISED TASK BAR (39 min)
  1. Customizing the Notication Area
  2. Exploring Buttons on the Taskbar
  3. Taking Advantage of Jump Lists
  4. Setting Taskbar Properties
Chapter 5: OPTIMIZING THE WINDOWS USER EXPERIENCE (78 min)
  1. Moving and Sizing Windows
  2. Window Navigation Using Breadcrumbs
  3. Window Navigation and Customization
  4. Accessing and Conguring Libraries
  5. Organizing, Rating and Tagging Files
  6. Indexing and Search Options
  7. Searching for Files
  8. Sharing Files and Folders
Chapter 6: EXAMINING HARDWARE and SOFTWARE (70 min)
  1. Viewing Devices and Printers
  2. The Device Manager, Drivers and Power Management
  3. Setting Default Actions and Programs
  4. Installing and Uninstalling Software
  5. Alternate Hardware and Software Tools: Touch
  6. Speech Recognition
  7. Live Essentials and Services
Chapter 7: ENJOYING MEDIA (45 min)
  1. Playing Audio and Video Using the Media Player
  2. Ripping CDs and Creating Playlists
  3. Experiencing the Next Level with the Windows Media Center
  4. Tapping into the Windows 7 Gaming Experience
Chapter 8: CONNECTING TO A NETWORK (45 min)
  1. Networking Overview
  2. Getting Started with Windows 7 Networking
  3. Working with the Network Adaptor
  4. Viewing the Network Map and Changing the Workgroup
  5. Mapping a Network Drive
Chapter 9: MAINTAINING YOUR SYSTEM (29 min)
  1. Optimizing Performance
  2. Using Troubleshooters and the Action Center
  3. Using the Problem Steps Recorder
  4. Keeping Current with Windows Update
Chapter 10: SECURING YOUR SYSTEM and DATA (34 min)
  1. Working with System Restore and Shadow Copies
  2. Executing Backup and Restore
  3. Implementing BitLocker and BitLocker To Go
  4. Credits

Microsoft Office 2013 Getting Started

There are many new features in Office 2013: mostly streamlined interfaces, improved collaboration and cloud connectivity. Bob Flisser will show you step-by-step how to use the features that aren't always intuitive. In the first chapter of the course, you'll learn new features that are the same in all the Office 2013 programs. Each of the remaining five chapters will focus specifically on one of the programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote.

Chapter 1: NEW COMMON FEATURES (46 min)
  1. Opening and Saving
  2. Creating a New File and Using Save As Options
  3. Managing Your Microsoft Account
  4. Activating Touch Mode
  5. Exploring New Window Controls
  6. Exporting Documents
  7. Sharing Documents
  8. Inserting Pictures from Online Sources
  9. Support for Third-Party Apps
Chapter 2: MICROSOFT WORD NEW FEATURES (36 min)
  1. New Word Templates
  2. Read Mode with Zooming
  3. Read Mode with Comments
  4. Automatically Pick Up Where You Left Off
  5. Enhanced Review Features
  6. Importing Adobe® PDF Files
  7. Using Alignment Guides
  8. Table Enhancements
  9. Setting Word Options
Chapter 3: MICROSOFT EXCEL® NEW FEATURES (51 min)
  1. New Excel Templates
  2. Sharing Excel Workbooks
  3. Flash Fill
  4. Recommended Pivot Tables
  5. Recommended Charts
  6. Chart Formatting Tools
  7. Power View Reports
  8. Quick Analysis
  9. Social Sharing
  10. Share Workbooks on the Web with the Excel Button
Chapter 4: MICROSOFT POWERPOINT® NEW FEATURES (55 min)
  1. New PowerPoint Templates
  2. Sharing PowerPoint Presentations
  3. Improved Presenter View and Zoom Tool
  4. Alignment Guides
  5. Better Control Over Motion Paths
  6. Grouping, Merging and Coloring Shapes
  7. Commenting
  8. Online Collaboration
  9. Automatically Picking Up Where You Left Off
Chapter 5: MICROSOFT OUTLOOK® NEW FEATURES (27 min)
  1. Exchange ActiveSync
  2. New Searching and Navigation
  3. Improved Calendar and Lync Meetings
  4. People Cards and Social Integration
  5. Using the Weather Bar
Chapter 6: MICROSOFT ONENOTE® NEW FEATURES (43 min)
  1. Navigation and Adding Subpages
  2. Exporting Notebook Content
  3. Integrating with Mobile Devices
  4. Inserting File Attachments and Printouts
  5. Using the Clipping Tool to Insert Text and Graphics
  6. Creating a Table
  7. Converting a Table to an Excel Spreadsheet
  8. Sharing Notes
  9. Improved Searching
  10. Credits