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PC Basics: Introduction to Computers

26 April 2017 18:00 – 20:00
Location: Hayner Library at Alton Square, Alton Square 132, Alton, Illinois, United States
Category: Events

PC Basics: Introduction to Computers*
(Class limit: 12)

Part 1, Wednesday, April 26, 6 p.m.–8 p.m.
Part 2, Wednesday, May 3, 6 p.m.–8 p.m.

An introduction to personal computers. Overcome your fears and gain skills to use personally and professionally. After this class, you will be able to identify basic computer terminology as well as the components and operating systems features; execute basic mouse techniques, use the keyboard features, and printer; open and exit software programs; utilize storage media such as CDs and flash drives; and identify and use the various toolbars.

Part 1
• Interacting with the computer, keyboard, and mouse

Part 2
• Windows: Desktop/ Taskbar/Start Menu/Open Files/Save Files/Flash Drive/Print Documents

*If you already use a computer and a mouse, this course is not for you.

All classes will be taught in the Multipurpose Room of the Hayner Library in Alton Square Mall. Although the courses are free, registration is requested. Please note the skills taught in each session. You may register for one or more sessions at a time. To register, please call 1-800-613-3163 and leave your name, phone number, and the name of the section(s) for which you are registering.

Do not bring your own computers and laptops to class to use. Laptops will be provided. All classes are taught using Windows 7.

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