Fundamentals of Microsoft

Totally free education on the Internet

About · FAQ ·Tell a Friend · Comments  · Course Home Page  ·  IT Learning Center

IT_coverSm13.jpg (20335 bytes)

About this Course

This course is intended for serious computer hobbyists, IT students, and IT professionals.

The free online textbook for this course is Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft® Windows® XP in 24 Hours. Read the Introduction to the book.

offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Indicates links that take you away from the Free-Ed.Net site. Use the links on these offsite pages carefully, and use the Back function on your browser to return to the assigments.


Study Aids

Glossary of Terms

Differences Between the Windows Home and Professional Edition

Lesson 24. Advanced Windows XP Tips

In this lesson, you will

  • Learn desktop tips that help you more quickly manage Windows
  • Create a startup disk for safety
  • Use Internet Explorer shortcuts that save you online time
  • Learn where to look for Outlook Express shortcuts
  • Improve your computing efficiency when on the road with a laptop

Reading Assignments

Read the following sections from your free online textbook:

offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Windows Desktop Tips
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Make Yourself More Comfortable
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Internet Explorer Tips
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Outlook Express Tips
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Printing Tips
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Miscellaneous Tips

Learning Activities

  1. Use this search box to refine and expand your understanding of new terms and concepts in the reading assignments.

Custom Search
  1. offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Read the Summary of the lesson.
    Return here after completing your review of the lesson.


User Accountability

If you are part of a class that is using this free online course, your instructor might suggest that you submit the user accountability form when you have completed your work.


Web design and curriculum: David L. Heiserman

Copyright © 2005 SweetHaven Publishing Services
All Rights Reserved

Most recent changes: Thursday, March 20, 2014