Learning Computer Skills
Basic Computer Information
Includes information on turning the computer on, the difference between PCs
and Macs, how to use the mouse, how to format a disk, how to open a program,
how to save a document, introductions to Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and
many other topics. Maintained by University of North
Learn the Basics
Literacy.gov, chose tutorials on computers for new users, wireless access,
texting, avoiding cyberbullying and more.
How PCs Work
This set of pages from Howstuffworks.com shows you each piece of a computer
system, and defines such terms as motherboard, sound card, flash memory and
Learn how to detect the good stuff and the bad stuff (hoaxes, misleading
information) on the internet.
excellent introduction to surfing the internet.
Word for Windows Tutorial
Good, brief introduction to the 2007 Word for Windows program. (Tutorials for
other MS Office products and earlier versions can also be found at this site.)
to use the mouse, the scrollbar, and how and when to click or double-click
the mouse button.
Computer Training Tutorials
Tutorials on buying computer hardware, setting computers up, and
troubleshooting computer hardware such as scanners and printers.
Informacion sobre computación.
Curso de mecanografía gratis en español.
Microsoft PowerPoint 2007
Palm Beach County Library
Este cursillo le
ayudara a aprender a usar el ratón.
Free typing tests and instruction. And you don't have to download
anything on your computer.
alternative to Learn2type.com, it doesn't offer as many features, but it's a
good source of practice drills.
Information on low-cost,
local computer Training.
Last updated: 11/30/11