Fundamentals of Microsoft
Windows
®
XP

Totally free education on the Internet

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About this Course

This course is intended for serious computer hobbyists, IT students, and IT professionals.

The free online textbook for this course is Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft® Windows® XP in 24 Hours. Read the Introduction to the book.

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Study Aids

Glossary of Terms

Differences Between the Windows Home and Professional Edition

Lesson 11. Surfing the Web with Internet Explorer

In this lesson, you will

  • Learn what makes the Internet such an important online tool
  • Learn why modern Internet access techniques, such as Web pages, make the Internet more manageable
  • Start and use Internet Explorer to surf the Internet
  • Navigate the Internet and view the multimedia information you find there
  • Enter Web information more quickly with Internet Explorer

Reading Assignments

Read the following sections from your free online textbook:

offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Introduction to the Internet
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) The WWW: World Wide Web
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Introducing the Internet Explorer Web Browser
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Surfing the Internet
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Locating Information
offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Helpful Browsing Tools
 

Learning Activities

  1. Use this search box to refine and expand your understanding of new terms and concepts in the reading assignments.

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  2. offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Test your understanding with the Q&A.
  3. offiste01.jpg (430 bytes) Visit the online Workshop.
    Return here after completing your Workshop session.
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User Accountability

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