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Pre-requisites: None

Microsoft Office PC Literacy

  • Log on and off the computer
  • Power on and off the computer
  • Open and close applications
  • Open, save and close files
  • Print documents
  • Identify parts of a computer
  • Use input device (e.g., mouse)
  • Move cursor
  • Use special function keys (Delete, Shift, Arrow keys, space, Return/enter)
  • Save the same file in various formats
  • Rename files
  • Delete files
  • Creat folders
  • Multitask by using Task Bar and or minimize/maximize comand or icon
  • Use Specific function keys (Page up/down, Home/End)
  • Trobleshoot using the Help button
  • Save a compressed file (.zip)

If you need additional assistance, tutoring will be available Monday-Thursday between the hours of 4:00pm-5:00pm. Sign-up sheet is available on the UT-Brownsville web page. Students are required to sign-up for the tutorial sessions at least 24 hours in advance. Thank you!

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