MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP EXPLORING WINDOWS XP Section 1
Skills  (1 of 2) <ul><li>Display the Windows XP desktop </li></ul><ul><li>Perform the following actions using the mouse: <...
Skills  (2 of 2) <ul><li>Move a window </li></ul><ul><li>Minimize, maximize, and restore a window </li></ul><ul><li>Cascad...
<ul><li>Display the Windows XP desktop. </li></ul><ul><li>Move mouse on the desk and notice how the pointer moves in the W...
Mouse Terms <ul><li>Point </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Position the mouse on the desired item. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Click </li>...
Mouse Icons <ul><li>The mouse I-beam pointer appears in a program  screen where you enter text. </li></ul><ul><li>The mous...
Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>Move mouse pointer to current time at the far right side of Taskbar—current day a...
Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>At Start menu, point to  All Programs  and point to  Microsoft Office . </li></ul...
Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>Close Microsoft Word by clicking Close button in upper right corner of program. <...
Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>Shut down Windows XP by clicking Start button and clicking  Turn Off Computer  at...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>At Windows XP desktop, double-click  Recycle Bin icon. </li></ul><ul><li>Move the...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Click Start button on Taskbar, then click  My Computer  at Start menu. </li></ul>...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Minimize Recycle Bin window to a task button on Taskbar by clicking the Minimize ...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Redisplay Recycle Bin window by clicking Recycle Bin task button on Taskbar. </li...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Click Maximize button located at right side of My Computer window. </li></ul><ul>...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Right-click on empty section of Taskbar, then click  Tile Windows Horizontally . ...
Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Close My Computer window by clicking Close button. </li></ul><ul><li>Close Recycl...
Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>At Windows XP desktop, double-click current time that displays at far right side of Taskbar....
Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Click Time Zone tab located toward top of Date & Time Properties box. </li></ul><ul><li>Clic...
Dialog Box Components  (1 of 3) <ul><li>Tabs: Click a dialog box tab and the dialog box options change. </li></ul><ul><li>...
Dialog Box Components  (2 of 3) <ul><li>List box: A list box displays a list of options. </li></ul><ul><li>Check boxes: If...
Dialog Box Components  (3 of 3) <ul><li>Slider: Using the mouse, drag a slider to increase or decrease the number, speed, ...
Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Position mouse pointer on Volume button at right side of Taskbar, then click left mouse butt...
Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Right-click on any empty location on Taskbar, then click  Properties  at shortcut menu that ...
Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Click  Auto-hide the taskbar  option to insert a check mark. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Apply c...
Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Right-click on any empty location on Taskbar, then click  Properties  at shortcut menu. </li...
COMING SOON <ul><li>MICROSOFT   WINDOWS   XP </li></ul><ul><li>MAINTAINING   FILES   AND   CUSTOMIZING   WINDOWS </li></ul...
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  1. 1. MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP EXPLORING WINDOWS XP Section 1
  2. 2. Skills (1 of 2) <ul><li>Display the Windows XP desktop </li></ul><ul><li>Perform the following actions using the mouse: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Point </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Click </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Double-click </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Drag </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Start and close a program </li></ul><ul><li>Open and close a window </li></ul><ul><li>Shut down Windows XP </li></ul>
  3. 3. Skills (2 of 2) <ul><li>Move a window </li></ul><ul><li>Minimize, maximize, and restore a window </li></ul><ul><li>Cascade and tile windows </li></ul><ul><li>Display the Date and Time Properties dialog box </li></ul><ul><li>Use components of a dialog box </li></ul><ul><li>Display the Volume slider </li></ul><ul><li>Display the Taskbar and Start Menu Properties dialog box </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Display the Windows XP desktop. </li></ul><ul><li>Move mouse on the desk and notice how the pointer moves in the Windows desktop. </li></ul>Exploring the Windows XP Desktop ACTIVITY 1.1 Start button Notification area Icon Taskbar
  5. 5. Mouse Terms <ul><li>Point </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Position the mouse on the desired item. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Click </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Quickly tap a button on the mouse once. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Double-click </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tap the left mouse button twice in quick succession. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Drag </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Press and hold down the left mouse button, move the mouse pointer to a specific location, and then release the mouse button. </li></ul></ul>ACTIVITY 1.1
  6. 6. Mouse Icons <ul><li>The mouse I-beam pointer appears in a program screen where you enter text. </li></ul><ul><li>The mouse pointer appears as an arrow pointing up and to the left. </li></ul><ul><li>The mouse pointer becomes a double-headed arrow when performing functions such as resizing a window. </li></ul><ul><li>The mouse pointer becomes a four-headed arrow to move a selected object left, right, up, or down. </li></ul><ul><li>The hour glass means “please wait.” </li></ul><ul><li>The pointer turns into a hand on certain icons and hyperlinks. Clicking will display additional information. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.1
  7. 7. Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>Move mouse pointer to current time at the far right side of Taskbar—current day and date will display in a yellow pop-up box. </li></ul><ul><li>Position mouse pointer on Start button on Taskbar, click left mouse button. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.1
  8. 8. Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>At Start menu, point to All Programs and point to Microsoft Office . </li></ul><ul><li>Move mouse pointer to Microsoft Office Word 2007 in side menu, click left mouse button. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.1
  9. 9. Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>Close Microsoft Word by clicking Close button in upper right corner of program. </li></ul><ul><li>At Windows XP desktop, position mouse pointer on Recycle Bin icon, double-click left mouse button. </li></ul><ul><li>Close Recycle Bin window by clicking Close button in upper right corner of window. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.1
  10. 10. Exploring the Windows XP Desktop <ul><li>Shut down Windows XP by clicking Start button and clicking Turn Off Computer at Start menu. </li></ul><ul><li>At Turn off window, click Turn Off option. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.1
  11. 11. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>At Windows XP desktop, double-click Recycle Bin icon. </li></ul><ul><li>Move the window on the desktop by positioning the mouse pointer on the window Title bar (along top of the window), hold down left mouse button, drag the window to a different location on the desktop, and release mouse button. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  12. 12. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Click Start button on Taskbar, then click My Computer at Start menu. </li></ul><ul><li>Be sure the Title bar of Recycle Bin window is visible (if not, move My Computer window) and click Recycle Bin Title bar. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  13. 13. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Minimize Recycle Bin window to a task button on Taskbar by clicking the Minimize button (contains underscore symbol) at right side of Recycle Bin Title bar. </li></ul><ul><li>Minimize My Computer window to a task button on Taskbar by clicking Minimize button at right side of Title bar. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  14. 14. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Redisplay Recycle Bin window by clicking Recycle Bin task button on Taskbar. </li></ul><ul><li>Redisplay My Computer window by clicking My Computer task button on Taskbar. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  15. 15. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Click Maximize button located at right side of My Computer window. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Restore Down button located at right side of My Computer window. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  16. 16. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Right-click on empty section of Taskbar, then click Tile Windows Horizontally . </li></ul><ul><li>Right-click on empty section of Taskbar, then click Cascade Windows at shortcut menu. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  17. 17. Opening and Manipulating Windows <ul><li>Close My Computer window by clicking Close button. </li></ul><ul><li>Close Recycle Bin window by clicking Close button. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.2
  18. 18. Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>At Windows XP desktop, double-click current time that displays at far right side of Taskbar. </li></ul><ul><li>Check to make sure correct date and time display in Date & Time Properties dialog box. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  19. 19. Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Click Time Zone tab located toward top of Date & Time Properties box. </li></ul><ul><li>Click OK to close Date & Time Properties dialog box. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  20. 20. Dialog Box Components (1 of 3) <ul><li>Tabs: Click a dialog box tab and the dialog box options change. </li></ul><ul><li>Text box: Type or edit text in a text box. May contain an up or down pointing arrow to allow options. </li></ul><ul><li>Drop-down list box: Click the down pointing arrow at the right side of a drop-down list box and a list of choices displays. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  21. 21. Dialog Box Components (2 of 3) <ul><li>List box: A list box displays a list of options. </li></ul><ul><li>Check boxes: If a check box contains a mark, the option is active </li></ul><ul><li>Option buttons: Only one option button in a dialog box can be selected (dark or colored) at any time. </li></ul><ul><li>Command buttons: Click a command button to execute or cancel a command. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  22. 22. Dialog Box Components (3 of 3) <ul><li>Slider: Using the mouse, drag a slider to increase or decrease the number, speed, or percentage of the option. </li></ul><ul><li>Scroll bar: A scroll bar displays when the information in a window is larger than can fit in the window. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  23. 23. Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Position mouse pointer on Volume button at right side of Taskbar, then click left mouse button. </li></ul><ul><li>After viewing Volume slider, click on any empty location on desktop to remove slider. If you had to open Volume Control window, click Close button. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  24. 24. Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Right-click on any empty location on Taskbar, then click Properties at shortcut menu that displays. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  25. 25. Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Click Auto-hide the taskbar option to insert a check mark. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Apply command button. </li></ul><ul><li>Click OK button to close Taskbar and Start Menu Properties dialog box. </li></ul><ul><li>Display Taskbar by moving mouse pointer to bottom of desktop. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  26. 26. Exploring the Taskbar <ul><li>Right-click on any empty location on Taskbar, then click Properties at shortcut menu. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Auto-hide the taskbar option to remove check mark. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Apply command button. </li></ul><ul><li>Click OK button to close Taskbar and Start Menu Properties dialog box. </li></ul>ACTIVITY 1.3
  27. 27. COMING SOON <ul><li>MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP </li></ul><ul><li>MAINTAINING FILES AND CUSTOMIZING WINDOWS </li></ul><ul><li>Section 2 </li></ul>

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