||Training/Talks Notes and Handouts
||Learn some basics of
using Windows and Word
Processing. Talked about the 3 Nevers. Worked with pictures.
Learned about the Quick Access Toolbar. Discussed the merits
of using PDFs. Learned the difference between .doc and .docx
files. Click to view detail notes
from the class.
|Learn the basics of
using HTML to build your own personal Web page. Will begin
the code behind Web pages such as <b> <i> <u> <h1> <a href...>
<hr> <p> <br> <center> by coding in notepad and see what we
did in Internet Explorer.
Basic HTML Template |
index Page built
in class |
Part 1 Notes
additional HMTL tags as we create a multipage site, and
upload it using FTP live to the Internet. (Assumes you have
an Internet account with Comcast or Century Link). All
software used is part of Windows, so you have it on your
Step by Step Notes for both Parts
Learn some basics of using Windows and
Word Processing. Class flows with the needs of the group
present. Learned about using tables, cut/copy/paste,
inserting clip art and pictures, creating a letterhead
template, making a flyer with a picture from the Web and a
fancy page border, using the letterhead template to type a
letter and then have Word print the envelope to mail the
letter, and saving the document as a PDF.
Notes from Word 2007 part 2
Talk around the world for free and see
who you are talking to! How to set it up and use it on your
computer. Learned how to install Skype, set up the video and
sound, change some options, add contacts, and make and
Notes from the Skype class
A look at a number of Web sites and what
you can use them for
Notes from the Useful Web Sites
White Paper on adding a signature to
Using a word processor, build, maintain,
sort, and search your own personal address book. Also
covered using the address book to print labels. Learned to
Pin a shortcut to the Start menu, how to save as a PDF, how
to password protect a Word document, and looked at creating
your own Web page at about.me.
How to Export Contacts from Gmail
Saving images on your computer or in the
cloud. Capturing images from the screen. Resizing and
editing. All using software that comes with Windows.
White Paper on Working with Pictures
Creating, editing, printing, sharing, and
backing up documents, spreadsheets, and presentations in the
Notes on Using Google Docs
The basics of using a spreadsheet--Excel,
OpenOffice, Google Docs, etc. Laying out a spreadsheet.
Using formulas and functions. Formatting and printing.
Spreadsheet Basics Handout
Download Useful Worksheets
eBay is a great place for finding
bargains, but it is also a good way to pick up some extra
cash by selling some of those items that have been hanging
around the house for years. Learn how to post an item, how
to receive payment safely, and how to ship your items.
Selling on eBay Handout
We have covered the basics, now let's
talk about how to create a flyer, a newsletter, and even
print greeting cards in Microsoft Word.
More Word Handout
Get those memoirs together and create a
book for your children to keep forever, start that novel you
have always thought about, or just come to learn something
new. And it is easy and free. Get published in hard copy, as
an eBook, and even on Kindle.
There are many eReaders out there, the
most popular seems to be Kindle and Nook. Learn how to read
their books right on your PC or Tablet without having to
purchase a reader device. And why consider getting one? Find
out about hundreds of free books to read.
I receive a list each day of free Kindle books from eReaderIQ.com
Finding material on YouTube. Creating
your own YouTube movie. And downloading a YouTube movie to
Handout for YouTube Class