Before you begin, you’ll need to have access to a Microsoft Windows machine and know the answers to the following questions:
If you are using your own machine, then you should work through the prerequisite configuration guide.
Basic operation of the Windows operating system is relatively well-understood by most students. If you need a refresher course, consult the Windows Basics help materials that are provided with the system. You can find these under a heading similar to “Help and Support” under your start menu.
You will need to know how to do the following:
All of these skills are outlined in Windows help system. If you have any questions on this, don’t hesitate to ask.