Unit 15 Troubleshooting
Do you know what to do if your screen goes blank? What if you can't seem to close an applicationor
can't hear any sound from your speakers? Whenever you have a problem with your computer, don't
panic! There are many basic troublesh
Ch 5 - Managing your files
Video: Managing Your Files
After you've been using Google Drive for a while, you might find yourself having a difficult time keeping
track of all your files. Fortunately, Drive offers several features to help you manage and orga
Chapter 7 - Converting and Printing docs
Whenever you create a file in Google Drive, that file will remain accessible to you any time you log in.
However, there may be times when you want to download or print that file.
In this lesson, you'll learn how to
Sharing and collaborating on files
Video: Sharing and Collaborating
Google Drive makes sharing your files simple. In addition, Google Drive allows multiple people to edit
the same file, allowing for real-time collaboration.
Whenever you shar
Google Docs 1 - All about Google Drive
Google Drive is a free service from Google that allows you to store files from your computer online and
access them anywhere using the cloud. Google Drive also gives you access to free, web-based
Google Docs 2 - Getting Started with Google Drive
In order to use Google Drive, you will need a Google account. Google accounts are free, and signing up
for one is fairly simple. During the process, you will also receive a Gmail (Google Mail)
Ch 4 Uploading Files to Google Drive
Uploading and syncing files
Video: Uploading and Syncing Files
Google Drive makes it easy to store and access your files online in the cloud, allowing you to access
them from any computer with an Internet connection. I
Ch 7 - Converting and Printing Docs
Downloading and printing files from Google Drive
Once you've created a file, it will be accessible whenever you sign in to Google Drive. However, there
may be times when you want to download or print a file for offline
Your names: _
What is the difference between Move and Copy?
Do you need to install the Google Drive software on your computer in order to use Google Docs?
How much storage space do you have on your Google Drive?
Can you store file types on your Google Dri
Ch 8 - Getting Started with Your Document
When working with a word processing application like Google Documents, it is important to be
comfortable with the document interface and to know how to perform basic tasks with text.
In this lesson, you'll get to
Formatting Text and Adding Hyperlinks
To create and design quality documents, you need to know how to format text. In addition to making
your document more appealing, formatted text can draw a reader's attention to specific parts of the
document and help
What is plagiarism?
Plagiarism is presenting someone else's work as your own. It can include copying and pasting text
from a website into a project you're working on, or taking an idea from a book without including a citation
to give credit to the book's
Copyright and fair use
In our Avoiding Plagiarism module, we gave you tips for citing, quoting, and incorporating various
sources into your writing projects. However, depending on what types of sources you use, you may also
have to consider copyright and
Unit 14 Safety & Maintenance
How do I keep my computer healthy?
Computers are expensive, and with all major purchases you probably want to protect your investment.
Luckily, it is not difficult to keep your computer healthy and in good working order. Maint
Basics Unit 6
Buttons and Ports on a Computer
Take a look at the front and back of your computer case, and count the number of buttons, sockets,
and slots you see. Now look at your monitor and count any that appear there. You probably counted
Unit 9 - Mobile Devices
What is a mobile device?
A handheld computer. - tablet computers, e-readers, and smartphones.
Tablet computers don't have keyboards or touchpads. Instead, the entire screen is touchsensitive, allowing you to type o
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Setting up a computer
You have a new computer and are ready to set it up. While this may seem like an overwhelming and
difficult task, it is really quite simple. It does not matter what name brand of computer you have because
Unit 8 - Laptops and Netbooks
What is a laptop computer?
Can be easily carried and used in a variety of locations.
Many laptops are designed to have all of the functionality of a desktop computer, which means
they can generally run the same software and o
Unit 12 Getting to know your computer's OS
The screen you see when your computer has finished starting up is called the desktop. Depending on
what kind of operating system you have, the desktop will look different, but it generally consists of
menus at th
Unit 11: Starting up a new computer
When you start up a new computer for the first time, it will walk you through several steps to set up and
personalize it. These steps usually only take a few minutes, and some of them are optional. The exact
Unit 13: Connecting to the Internet
How do I connect to the Internet?
Once you've set up your computer, you'll probably want to get Internet access so you can send and
receive email, browse the Web, watch movies, and more. Before you can access the Intern
Basics Unit 2
What is an operating system?
An operating system is the most important software that runs on a computer. It manages the
computer's memory, processes, and all of its software and hardware. It also allows you to
communicate with the computer w
Questions on Units 1-4
Give 2 examples of computer hardware:
Give 2 examples of computer software:
Name two Operating Systems
Give two examples of computer applications:
Give two examples of mobile applications:
What is the cl
Basics Unit 1
What is a computer?
A computer is an electronic device that manipulates information, or data. It has the ability to store,
retrieve, and process data. You probably already know that you can use a computer to type
documents, send email, play
Basics Unit 3
What is an application?
You may have heard people talking about using an application or an app. But what exactly does that
mean? An app is a type of software that allows you to perform specific tasks. Applications for desktop
or laptop compu
Basics Unit 4
What is the cloud?
You may have heard people using terms like the cloud, cloud computing, or cloud storage. But what
exactly is the cloud? Basically, the cloud is the Internetmore specifically, it's all of the things you can
The basic parts of a desktop computer are the computer case, monitor, keyboard, mouse, and power
cord. Each part plays an important role whenever you use a computer.
Watch the video to learn about the basic parts of a desktop computer.
Basics Unit 7
Inside a computer
Have you ever looked inside a computer case before, or seen pictures of the inside of one? The small
parts may look complicated, but the inside of a computer case really isn't all that mysterious. This lesson
will help you
Putting information together
If you consume a lot of information online (including blogs, articles, and other types of content), there
may come a time when you want to put that information to useperhaps in a blog post of your own or
a research paper for s