How to use a computer

Naming the different parts

Note: Especially the hard disk inside the computer is a very sensitive device, so avoid to move the computer while it is running.

Exercise: connect and disconnect different plugs, handle CD/DVD
Do you want to know more? go to PC inside

How to power the PC on and login

Press the Power Button
Start up, Login Screen and login, log out, shut down

Getting used to how the mouse works

Exercise: BBC-Computer Tutor film and sound (flash plugin), turn on subtitle. about keyboard, mouse. funny exercises


german keyboard layout

Tuxtype is an educational typing tutor for children.
advanced Typing exercises german

Operating System Introduction

An operating system (OS) is software that runs on computers and manages the computer hardware and provides common services to run application software.



A Window is a central element of most Operating Systems

Mouse Pointers and Selection

arrow, cursor, hand