Microsoft Windows 10 2018-01-26T14:28:21+00:00

Project Description

Welkin Course Codes: WN10, WIN8, WIN7

Course Features

The Windows 10 for Endusers course allows you to understand and use the essential features of the software. You will learn how to use different features in Windows 10, how to customize Windows to your liking, how to work with folders and files, and more. The course is suitable for those who are new to the computer, or users of older Windows versions who want to update their skills in using Windows 10. Course topics include:

  • Everything you need to know about how to use Windows 10
  • File access and management 
  • Security setting
  • Optimization and maintenance of Windows 10

Learn from the Experts

Get Your Skills Certified

There is no certification associated directly with this course.

Further Study

After completing this course you may further develop your knowledge and skills in Microsoft Office with the CEF reimbursable course Effective Use of Microsoft Office in Business.

Course Fee


Course Duration

6 Hours

Course Prerequisites


Title of Award

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of achievement.

Schedule & Online Enrolment
Microsoft Windows 10
 Cantonese / PC
6 hrs/
2 sessions
 Cantonese / PC
6 hrs/
2 sessions
 Cantonese / PC
6 hrs/
2 sessions
 Cantonese / PC
6 hrs/
2 sessions
 Cantonese / PC
6 hrs/
2 sessions
Microsoft Windows 10
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How to enrol/pay online

Microsoft Windows are undoubtedly one of the most widely used computer operation systems in the world. New Windows version is issued every 3-5 years, added with more new features and function, at the same time outdated features are abandoned. This course let students have the opportunities to “understand” Windows from scratch. It is suitable for students who are new to computer, or students who are daily users of Windows but find uncomfortable in using updated Windows.

  1. Navigating the Windows 10 Interface
    • Introducing the Windows 10 Interface
    • Using the Start Menu
    • Using the Action Center
    • Working with Windows 10 Apps
    • Getting to the Desktop
    • Using the Taskbar
  2. Getting around the Windows Desktop
    • Logging In
    • Windows Start Menu
    • Using the Windows Desktop
    • Using Jump Lists
    • Using Multiple Virtual Desktops
  3. Sharing and Securing with User Accounts
    • Logging In and Out of User Accounts
    • Sign-in Options
    • Creating Strong Passwords
    • Picture Passwords
    • Types of User Accounts
    • Creating and Managing User Accounts
    • Deleting User Accounts
    • Using User Accounts
    • Creating and Using Password Reset Disks
    • Running Programs as Administrator
    • Add the Built-in Administrator Account to the Login Screen
    • Stop Entering Password on Lockout
  4. Automatic Updates
    • Understanding Automatic Updates
    • Enabling Automatic Updates
    • Managing Updates
  5. Personalizing the Desktop
    • Using the Personalization Page
    • Customizing the Taskbar
    • Customizing the Notification Area
  1. Understanding Drives, Folders, and Files
    • Understanding Drives
    • Using File Explorer
  2. Searching for Files and Messages on Your Computer
    • Quick Searches
    • Searching Folders and Views
  3. Protecting Your Files
    • Simple File Backups
    • Using File History
    • Starting File History
    • Excluding Folders during Backups
    • Setting the File History Advanced Option
    • Restoring Files from a Backup
    • Using System Protection
    • Using BitLocker Drive Encryption
    • Performing a System Image Backup
  4. Programs and Features
    • Changing and Repairing Programs
    • Uninstalling Programs
    • Unpinning from Start
    • Dealing with stuck programs
    • Turning Windows Features On and Off
  1. Windows 8 Editions and System Requirement
    • Windows 8 Editions
    • Minimum System Requirements
    • What’s Different from Windows7
  2. Windows 8 Installation
    • Installing Windows 8
    • Set up Windows 8
  3. Using Windows 8
    • Get to know Windows
    • Search, share, change settings, and more
    • Close an app, shut down your PC, and more
    • Customize the Start screen
    • New, Refresh, and other commands in apps
    • Switch between apps
    • Snap an app: Use two apps at the same time
    • Set up your PC
    • Install your apps
    • How to search
  4. Find & Organize
    • How to work with files and folders
    • Learn about the different parts of the File Explorer window
  1. Configuring Disks
    • Basic disks and volumes
    • Accessing Disk Management
    • Resizing a Partition
    • Creating a Partition
    • Deleting a Partition
    • Changing Drive Letters
    • Formatting a Partition
  2. Share files and folders on a network or a shared PC
    • Managing Shared Folder
  3. Security, Privacy & Accounts
    • Security checklist for Windows
    • Create a user account
    • How can I help protect my PC from viruses?
    • Windows Firewall from start to finish
    • Turn Windows Firewall on or off
    • Understand Windows Firewall settings
    • Internet Explorer 10
    • What is Encrypting File System (EFS)
    • Help protect your files with BitLocker Drive Encryption
    • Unlock the drive
  4. Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 8
    • Performance Tools
    • Restore, refresh, or reset your PC
    • File History (Backup & Restore)
    • Windows Update
  1. Windows 7 Editions and System Requirement
    • Windows 7 Editions
    • Minimum System
    • Requirements
  2. Windows 7 Installation
  3. Windows 7 Desktop
    • Improved Task Bar
    • Jump List
    • Desktop Enhancement
    • Windows Search
  4. Configuring Disks
    • Partitioning Disks
    • Managing Disk Volumes
  1. File Access
    • Managing Shared Folder
    • File Compression
  2. Security
    • User Account Control
    • Windows Firewall
    • Internet Explorer 8
    • EFS and BitLocker
    • Bitlocker To Go
  3. Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7
    • Performance Tools
    • Diagnostic Tools
    • Backup and Restore
    • System Restore Points
    • Windows Update
  1. Proceed with on-line registration or send the completed enrolment form (download) to us together with a cheque (made payable to Welkin Compuer Training) for the program fee.
  2. CEF applicants have to complete the CEF Application Form (download) and send it to us for certification. They will then send the form to the Office of the Continuing Education Fund, Room 916, 9/F, Kwai Hing Government Offices, 166-174 Hing Fong Road, Kwai Chung, New Territories, together with a photocopy of their HKID Card before course commencement.
  3. Applicants will receive application results from the Office of the CEF within 14 working days.

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