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Last revised: 6 October, 2008

Basic Computer Concepts

Keyboard Literacy
The Keyboard is your interface to the computer. The keyboard is one of the most misunderstood devices.

This is an exercise on using the mouse, and gaining confidence in your ability to operate the mouse.
Most of all this is a fun exercise . So click on the underlined word and start the fun.

Jan's Illustrated Computer Literacy 101
The lessons in this Computer Basics section explain a lot of the techno-babble that you hear about computers. The goal is to learn enough that you can follow along as computer technology becomes more and more important in our world.

New User Tutorial
This tutorial has been designed to help people who have never used a computer before. We will concentrate on using the mouse and a few other basic skills.

FAQ for New Computer Users
Here you will find a listing of the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) of new computer users.

Search Engines

akes searching more of the Web easier by returning the best results from these leading engines:
Google · Yahoo · Ask Jeeves About · LookSmart · Overture FindWhat

Sid's Engine Room

All you ever wanted to know about Search Engines, but were afraid to ask.

Software Information

The Elder Geek on Windows

Windows XP Home and Professional Information and Forum

Help-Site Computer Manuals

Categories:  DOS, Network, VAX/VMS, Windows NT, Hardware, OS/2,
Windows 2000, Windows XP, Internet@, Other Sites@, Windows 95 / 98 / Me,
Linux Programming, Windows 98 only, Mac, Unix, Windows Me only

Hardware Information

All About Hardware
We've all been there and hopefully this site will help you out.

Tom's Hardware Guide

Today, Tom’s single hammer has evolved into a full workshop of six websites, each dedicated
to furthering Tom’s original quest for independent news and reviews of all facets of technology.

Tiger Direct

On-Line mail order where you can buy Computer Parts, Components,
Laptop Computer Parts, Desktop Computers and Notebooks.

Digital Photography by Photonhead:
Photonhead offer quick and easy photography tips for beginners, and
intermediate theory and tutorials that provide food for growth.

Beginner's Guide to Photography
Introduction to the world of modern film and digital photography.

Digital Camera Buying Guide
New digital camera reviews and shopping guide.

Photography Tips
Hints, tricks and tips for taking better pictures.

Photo Editing and Retouching
Use the power of photo editing to transform your photos.

Film and Digital Camera Simulator
Learn photographic concepts with the SimCam camera simulator.
Change the shutter and aperture and see the results in the browser.

Internet Information

Local Computer Repair Services

PCW Computer Computer Repair
565 Boston Post Road
Orange, CT, 06477

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Started on: 12 September 2004
Last revised: 6 October, 2008 by ThistleGroup

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