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  • 1. OPERATING SYSTEM BASICS
  • 2. File Management
    • Information is stored in a variety of different types of files
    • Two most common types: data and program files .
    • To store related files; folders and subfolders
  • 3. Drive icons System Folder icons My Computer button on taskbar
  • 4. File icon Folder icon Contents of Windows folder
  • 5. Kinds of Files Bitmap file Help file Word document file PowerPoint document file Excel document file Text file Program(executable) and batch file Document file that is not associated with an application
  • 6. How to create a File?
    • Right click on your Desktop
    • Select “New” form small window
    • Select “Microsoft Word Document”
    • Then your MS Word file created
    • And it is waiting for you to give a name to this file
  • 7.  
  • 8. Giving name to your new folder
  • 9. To move a file into another location
    • Right click on file icon
    • Select “Cut” from new window
    • Reach to your new location
    • Right click on new location
    • Select “Paste” from new window
  • 10. Moving file cont...
  • 11. Moving file cont...
  • 12. Path of a file Path (location) of a file
  • 13. Properties of a file
    • Right click on any of files on Desktop
    • Select Properties
  • 14.  
  • 15. Properties dialog box File Type File Size File Name Date Last Modified File Path
  • 16. How to create a folder?
    • Right click on your desktop
    • Select “New” form small window
    • Select “Folder”
    • Then your folder created
    • And it is waiting for you to give a name to this folder
  • 17. Folder cont..
  • 18. Giving name to your new folder
  • 19. Path of your folder HERE IS THE PATH OF OUR FOLDER NAMED AS WINDOWS
  • 20. DOS
    • DOS is short name of Disk Operating System
    • To run DOS (Command prompt as an app. name):
      • Click on “Start” on the toolbar
      • Select “Run...”
      • Write down cmd in new windows’ textbox
      • Then click on “Ok”
  • 21. DOS cont... Short name of Command Prompt
  • 22. Running window of DOS
  • 23. Some operations in DOS
    • You can learn your PC’s IP number with “ipconfig” command
    • You can check your PC’s network connection with command “ping”
    • You can look for a folder content with command “dir”
    • You can run executable files
    • You can create and edit a text file
  • 24. Learning PC’s IP number Write Down ipconfig than press Enter Here is your PC’s IP number
  • 25. Checking PC’s Network Connection with a Web address Command for this action Web address Statistics of PC’s connection
  • 26. Looking for current path’s content Command to change Current path Path you Jump to Command to look for current Path’s content
  • 27. Running an executable file...
    • Download executable file from
    • http ://student.atilim.edu.tr/~c0501007
    • Click on Courses link on the page then
    • Click on executable file link
    • Then “Save” the file to your Desktop
  • 28. Running an executable file Write file’s name than Press Enter The setup getting start
  • 29. Creating and editing a text file
    • Create a text file on Desktop and give the name “a.txt” to it
    • To edit this text file via DOS
    • Write down the command: edit a.txt
  • 30. The Edit window view... From File menu you can Save and Exit from the text editor
  • 31. Types of Software
    • There are two types of software:
      • Application Software
        • MS Word, Excell, PowerPoint
      • System Software
        • Task Manager, Defragmenter
  • 32. Task Manager
    • With Task Manager
      • You can kill a process (interrupt)
      • You can change a process’ priority (Job Queue principle)
    • To run Task Manager:
      • Right click on Toolbar
      • Then select Task Manager
      • As a shortcut to run press Ctrl+Alt+Del buttons at the sam time
  • 33. Task Manager cont...
  • 34. Defragmentation
    • Is used to compact the tracks in your harddisk
    • Is better to apply with some periods in order to take better performance from your harddisk and also from your PC
  • 35. To run the Defragmenter...
    • Click on “My Computer” icon
    • Right click on “Hard Drive C:”
    • Selects “Properties” option in new window
  • 36. Defragmenter cont...
  • 37. Defragmenter cont...
  • 38. Defragmenter window Each line represents a track on your Harddisk
  • 39. How to format a Hard Drive?
    • Formatting means cleaning up
    • After formatting all the files and folders will be loosed!
    • So, take a back up your important files before you format your Hard Drive
    • To format a Hard Drive right click on the Driver icon
    • Then select “Format” in new window
  • 40. Formatting a Hard Drive cont...
  • 41. Formatting a Hard Drive cont...
  • 42. Creating a User Account
    • A PC may have more than one user
    • In order to specialize a PC configuration for each user, Administrator of PC should create new accounts in that commonused PC
    • There are two account types in MS Windows
      • Computer Administrator
      • Limited
  • 43. Rights of Admin vs. Limited user
  • 44. Creating a new account...
    • Click on “Start” on the Toolbar
    • Select “Control Panel”
    • Click on “User Accounts” in “Control Panel” window
    • Then select “Create a New Account”
  • 45. Creating a new account cont...
  • 46. Creating a new account cont...
  • 47. Creating a new account cont...
  • 48. Creating a new account cont...