Whether you're using a computer at home or at work, you'll first need to learn some basic computer skills. The lessons below are designed to make you more comfortable with everyday tasks to help you get the most out of your computer.
Learn the basic skills you'll need to get the most out of your computer.
Intro to computers, prior to understanding Computer Basics
Get computer help using your computer's built-in help function. Learn all about computer help features in this free lesson.
An introduction to the Undo command.
Explanation of the concepts of downloading and uploading.
What is free software, why is it free, and how to find it safely.
How to run OS and antivirus updates
A walkthrough of the basic steps of virus removal
Introduction to the features that help the user configure which programs run on startup.
Tips for how to continue using an older computer, possibly with an unsupported operating system.