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Index

1. Part I

2. Part II

3. Part III

1. Part I

Printers and Other Hardware. – Allows the installation of new hardware to if like configuration.

* Check Printers

* Add a Printer

Just connect the CPU and power up the machine you want to use it auto detects and installs and is ready for use with the exception of some brands or models are not compatible.

See also

Add Hardware.

Display.

Sound, audio, voice.

Power Options.

System.

Mouse Settings

1. – Click the Start button.

2. – Select Control Panel

3. – Printer and Other Hardware

4. – A Mouse Click

Buttons

Right Here you can select if you use the right hand, the left mouse button will be active or Lefty depends on the person using the default Mouse Right is active

When you double click speed

Here you can practice your skill Double click Position the pointer on the yellow folder and then look forward with your index finger twice quickly press left mouse button, if it does not open you have to slow down. Slow Fast says where there is a small button, position the pointer on the button, and drag Click and hold leads the button that says slow and practice the double click, and now increases the speed as shown in the figure and has double Click.

For the remaining settings you click Apply and then click OK

Change the mouse pointer

1.-Click Start button.

2. – Select Control Panel

3. – Printer and Other Hardware

4. – A Mouse Click

4. – Click Select Normal Pointers

5. – Click on Browse

6. – Where it says Search select the arrow to indicate the path to follow Windows-Cursor – Cursor

7. – Choose the pointer to your liking

8. – Click Open

9. – Click Apply Now return to normal Combination None Click Apply Click OK

Network and Internet Connections. – This is to configure your computer with other computers Intranet and likewise connect to Internet

User Accounts. – This is the name given to the session start eg computer you can create your username and create your own session or modify

Add or Remove Programs. – We will uninstall programs you no longer use or we can also add

a new program to use.

Sound Device, Audio and Voice. – Allows you to configure the device output speaker and microphone volume.

Select Voice

This tool allows you to hear what he writes

Where it says Use the following to play a voice sample

Click Preview Voice

Now delete the English text and type your full name.

Click Preview Voice

You must own headphones or speakers to hear the sound.

Accessibility Options. – This tool is very useful for people who have a physical disability, you can configure the machine according to your preferences.

See also

* Magnifier

* On-screen keyboard

Select on-screen keyboard and use the mouse to write.

Remember that you do not need to use your fingers to type.

Performance and Maintenance. – A tool that will allow the proper operation of the equipment.

Select Cleanup hard disk. – Will delete temporary Internet files and the only thing they do is take up space.

Click OK and the machine automatically find and remove unnecessary files that take up space

Remember to activate all options

Click on the squares

When his team suffered a serious mistake to improper installation or mishandling or erase vital system information. the tool to be used is:

* Restore Sistemavisimo improper installation or mishandling or boorado information _

Here there will be a wizard that will guide you step by step so that YOU can easily fix the problem has a simple menu where you only have to select next and the machine automatically does the rest.

Use only if the computer requires otherwise not use.

Regional and Language Options in Time. – Set up the equipment as the country where monetary values and decimals and prosupuesto the date and time of the system.

Change Time. – Remember the route to take

1. – Click the Start button.

2. – Select Control Panel

3. – Click Regional Options

4. – Click on Date and Time

To set up:

Date

Mes.-Click on the small arrow next to the month and appear every month of the year.

Ao.-Click on the arrow above it is next year to increase years or Click on the arrow below to diminish

Day – Click on the desired day.

Time

We have two watches one analog and one digital where we can change the Time (HH: MM: SS) Click on the number to mark a rectangle appears when flashing signal for you to do Click on the arrows that are on the right side The above is to increase the time and the bottom to decrease, for similarly Minutes proceed once configured. Click Apply and Click OK

Change the date format and time numbers or locale

1. – Click the Start button.

2. – Select Control Panel

3. – Click Regional Options

4 .. – Click Reformat or locale

In which country is the name of that Spanish should be displayed if no choice

5 .. – Choose Spanish Peru

6. – Where it says Location choice and country you are in

7. – Select Peru ….. Then

6. – Click Apply

7. – Click OK

Remember that number, currency, time and date can be set as you like.

Ideally, leave the default in other words the way it is.

Configure the keyboard in Spanish language – English. – Remember your keyboard is in Spanish if you have the letter otherwise is in English.

To configure easily click

Then on the arrow that is choosing options

configuration will show this figure

Where you can set the language you want.

Selecting Add.

Printer Setup. – If your printer is not compatible will have to use the installation disks or CD recalls

these come with the printer.

Creating shortcuts

Hits on the desktop using write.exe

1. – Position the mouse pointer on the desktop

2. – Press the right mouse button (context menu appears)

3. – Select new

4. – Select Shortcut

5. – Application Type Write

6. – Next

7. – Enter a name for the shortcut (machine) or leave it

8. – OK Close windows and notice that there is a new icon on the desktop.

2. Part II: Tools

* Complementary Accessories

* The mini word processor WordPad

1. – Click the Start button

2. – Select All Programs

3. – Select Accessories

4. – Clikc in wordpad

Special Characters.

Alt – 160 ———- —– A

Alt – 130 ———- —– E

Alt – 161 ———- —– I

Alt – 162 ———- —– or

Alt – 163 ———- —–

Alt – 164 ———- —– n

Alt – 165 ———- —–

Alt – 168 ———- —–

Alt – 173 ———- —–

Alt – 64 ———- —– @

Alt – 92 ———- —– \

The drawing tool Paint

1. – Click the Start button

2. – Select All Programs

3. – Select Accessories

4. – Click on Paint

Here is where you learn to draw, using the mouse and the toolbox will help a lot.

System Tools

Disk Defragmenter. – Serves to free up space on your hard disk.

1. – Click the Start button

2. – Select All Programs

3. – Select Accessories

4. – System Tools

5. – Click Defragmenter

6. – Click on Scan

7. – Click Fragmenting if needed

Begin to defragment your hard drive

You’ll have to wait a long time depending on the hard disk capacity remembers only use it when your hard drive and has a lot of information and require space on your hard drive.

My PC

We have to be in the main window of Windows

Then press double click on My Computer

Display units available to well

As the directories and files

Contain the machine

Here we can see that has

Floppy Drive A

Hard Drive C

Hard Drive Unit D

Unit E CD Player.

Sometimes when the hard drive is very large units appearing as the partitioned hard drive parts.

To see the capacity of each unit

1. – Click on the unit must be blue

2. – Click on File

3. – Click on properties

To view the contents of the C drive only have to double click on it and show us the files and folders (are yellow) containing.

Folders or directories. – Son zones (logical) that are used to store information.

The operating system usually works with Program Files, Windows and My Documents, if any of them was erased could affect the proper operation of the equipment

How to create folders or directories.

1. – Double click on the C drive or other device

2. – Click on File

3. – Select New

4. – Click Folder yellow color appears the folder created all you have to do is put a name to this folder and press Enter or click outside of it.

Now we practice creating folders remember to first create the office folder then enter this newly created folder and the three remaining folders and so on.

* File Management

Windows Explorer

View the contents of the browser

1. – Click with the right mouse button on the Start button

2. – Browse

Show the different folders and files containing the units

Display modes

* Views

* Details

* Large Icons

* Small Icons

Recognition of Excel, Word, Power Point, Bmp, Scr, Zip, Mp3, Jpg, Avi, Mpg, html, Flash

3. Part III: Advanced Management

* Disk Options

* Formatting a disk

1.-Enter the floppy in the drive

2. – Double click on My Computer

3. – Select drive A

4. – Select File

5. – Select Format

6. – Start

7. – Close

Advanced File Management

Saving a document as a floppy

1. – This entered the wordpad

2. – Write the concept of computing

3. – Select File

4. – Select Save As

5. – Where it says select Save to disk 3 1/2 A:

6. – Where it says Name we enter a name

7. – Click on Save

The created file has been saved to your disk

How to open a document on your disk

1. – Double Click on My Computer

2. – Double click on Disk 3 1/2 A

3. – Double clik on the file to open

How to copy a file from the floppy disk to the C: drive

Remember that you can do while in My Computer or Windows Explorer

Double click on My Computer

Double click on Disk 3/1 A

1. – Click on the file you want to copy (is a blue highlight)

2. – Click on the button to copy (found on the Standard toolbar)

3. – Close the window and double click on the C drive

4. – Click the Paste button (found on the Standard toolbar)

How to move a file from disk to drive C

Remember that you can do while in My Computer or Windows Explorer

Double click on My Computer

Double click on Disk 3/1 A

1. – Click on the file you want to move (were highlighted in a blue color)

2. – Click on the Move button (found on the Standard toolbar)

3. – Close the window and double click on the C drive

4. – Click the Paste button (found on the Standard toolbar)

Renaming a file

1. – Select the file to be renamed must be blue

2. – Click on the letters of the file to rename will be appreciated that the cursor appears clear the file name

3. – Enter the new name

4. – Press Enter or Click outside the name.

Deleting a File

1. – Click on the file to be deleted (were highlighted in a blue color)

2. – Press the Delete key. A confirmation message appears.

3. – Confirm the deletion

* Additional Options

Run applications

1. – Click the Start button

2. – Click on run

3. – Enter the name of the file to execute (calc.exe)

4. – OK

Now practice with the following names of applications.

* Write

* Mspaint

File Search

1. – Click the Start button

2. – Click on Search

3. – Click on All Files or Folders

4. – Enter the name of the file to search (write.exe)

5. – Click on Search.

You can also configure the search wizard which defaults to Rufus.

Click with the right mouse button in Rufus

Three options Click on the first option and choose your preferred assistant aceptarrecho next and then re-click the archivo_ Rufusueda

The Recycle Bin

1. – Double Click Recycle Bin

2. – Select the file you want to recover

3. – Select File

4. – Select restore

To organize your desktop icons

1. – Position the pointer on the desktop

2. – Press the right mouse button

3. – Select Arrange Icons appear by name, by type, by size, by date, Automatic organization. Choose one of them and see what happens.

Hiding the System Clock

1. – Click the Start button

2. – Click Control Panel

3. – Click Appearances and Themes

4. – Click Taskbar

4. – Click on the square where the aspita this has to be blank Show Clock

5. – Click Apply Click OK.

You can also do this way Click the right mouse button on the taskbar

Choose properties.

Appearance of the Desktop

1. – Position the pointer on the desktop

2. – Press the right mouse button

3. – Click on Properties

4. – Click Appearance

5. – Combination Click choose the combination you want

6. – Click Apply once you see the different combinations

7. – Click Select Windows Classic Combination

8. – Apply

Effects

1. – Click Effects

You can attenuate or activate some special effect.

2. – Click OK

System Properties

For memory left the machine you’re using and see what kind of machine is:

1. – Click on My Computer should be placed in blue

2. – Press the right pointing to my PC

3. – A popup menu appears and choose properties will show this window

Look at where it says PC and how much RAM is the computer you are using.

Properties taskbar

To put the same bars as you used in Windows 95/98/millenium/2000/NT

1. – Right Click Start

2. – Click on properties

3. – Select Classic Start menu

4. – Apply

5. – OK.

* Troubleshooting

System Restore

Tool that lets you put, the state machine to an earlier time when this worked properly.

* Click Start

* All Programs

* Accessories

* System Tools

* System Restore

Press F1

* In print

* In Memory

* From disk space

* Hardware Conflicts

* Start Windows in various ways.

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