Intermediate Windows NT
Group 4 - Experienced Users
Orientation for Windows Users
Software version number: 4.0
Course length: 2 days
Hardware/software required to run this course
You will need 12 megabytes (MB) of Random Access Memory (RAM) if you are using Windows NT. See your reference manual for hardware considerations that apply to your specific hardware setup. In addition, you will need a mouse to run this course, and floppy disk drive if you want to complete the topic on the Windows NT file system in the course.
Overview: Students will learn about the Windows NT operating system, and its network and security features. Also student will learn how to use the Mail and Schedule + applications, the Chat accessory, the Clip Book, the
Windows NT file system (NTFS), and resource sharing. Prerequisites: Windows 3.1: Orientation and Windows 3.1: Advanced User or equivalent knowledge.
Delivery method: Instructor-led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.
Benefits: Students will learn how to work with the Windows NT operating system, its networking capabilities; and security features in the user environment.
Target student: Students enrolling in this course should understand the basic concepts involved in working with a personal computer (PC) and advanced knowledge of Windows 3.1 application software. No knowledge of Windows NT is required.
Lesson objectives help students become comfortable with the course, and also provide a means to evaluate learning. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: Understand the role of Windows NT as an operating system in the user environment.
Understand how the user interacts with the Windows NT environment.
Use the special features in Help and utilize the NT file system.
Control access to your data.
Customize the File Manager toolbar.
Print a document remotely.
Use Windows NT to communicate to other users on the network.
Utilize the more advanced features of the Mail application.
Utilize the more advanced features of Schedule +.
Copy information between applications locally and remotely.
Lesson 1: Orientation to Windows NT
About Windows NT
Introduction to the Windows NT architecture
Lesson 2: Getting started in Windows NT
Starting Windows NT
Setting up a workstation
Lesson 3: Using Help and NTFS
Using Windows NT Help
NT Filing System features
Lesson 4: Accessing data
Managing access to shared directories and files
Lesson 5: The File Manager
Customizing the File Manager toolbar
Lesson 6: Printing
Using a network printer
Managing a printer
Lesson 7: Introduction to multi-user features
An introduction to Mail
An introduction to Schedule +
Lesson 8: Using Mail
Sending messages to multiple members of the workgroup/domain
Managing and reading messages
Managing your mailbox
Lesson 9: Using Schedule +
Using the Appointment Book
Using the Schedule + Task List
Working with Messages and setting Schedule + options
Lesson 10: Using Clip Book Viewer
Using the Clip Book
Additional information: This course is written for Windows NT end users. It is not intended for system administrators; network support personnel; or WIN32 programmers.
Course number: 48-509