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October 28, 2016

Microsoft Windows 10: Transition from Windows 7

October 10, 2016 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
The Center for Rural Development
2292 US-27
Somerset, KY 42501
Robyn Phillips


Mobile devices are becoming increasingly popular. As a result, many business professionals find themselves regularly performing a greater number of work-related tasks, from a variety of devices. You may find yourself included in this group of multiple-device users. But, you still perform a majority, or at least a large part, of your work from a desktop or a laptop computer.

With the release of Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft has made strides in bridging the gap between your laptop or desktop PC and a variety of mobile devices. Developing an understanding of how to accomplish your day-to-day work tasks in this new environment will push you one step closer to being In this course, students will create, format, edit, and share publications.

Course Objective
In this course, students with a prior knowledge of Windows 7 will be able to perform common tasks within the Windows 10 environment.

You will:

  • Navigate the Windows 10 environment
  • Work with apps and desktop applications
  • Use Cortana and Edge
  • Manage Windows 10
  • Secure your computer
  • Use backup and recovery tools

Target Students
This course is designed for students who wish to switch from using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system to using a PC running on the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system in a business or work-related environment.

Cost: $99

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(Students must register at least five days before the start of class.)


Meet the Instructor
Carol Whitson, owner of Computer Specialty Services, is a certified Microsoft Office specialist and has her GISP (Geographic Information Specialist Professional) certification. She is proficient in Microsoft Office family of products, QuickBooks, and Sage software, and has taught various custom software courses.

Carol Whitson

Carol Whitson