Exploring the Windows 10 October 2020 Update

Windows 10 (October 2020 Update)    |    Everyone
  • 6 videos | 23m 54s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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The Windows 10 October 2020 Update offers some improvements and new features to Microsoft's operating system. The most important change is the new built-in browser based on Chromium, Microsoft Edge. In this course, discover how to use and customize this new browser, as well as how to pin your frequently visited sites to the taskbar. Other tools have received important updates. For example, learn how to customize the interface colors to improve the design of the Start menu. If you work with documents, and other applications, see how to navigate, and browse the opened windows with your mouse or keyboard. Lastly, discover the differences between using a local account or a Microsoft account to work in Windows 10.


  • discover the key concepts in Exploring the October 2020 Update in the Windows 10 course
    use a local and a Microsoft account to sign-in
    customize color options
  • discover and customize Microsoft Edge
    pin and unpin shortcuts to websites
    manage and browse multiple windows


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    This video outlines the key content covered in the Exploring the October 2020 Update in Windows 10 course, including how to manage your account sign in options, use the color customization options, discovering the new default browser, creating shortcuts to websites, and finally, working with multiple windows in Windows 10. FREE ACCESS
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    The Windows 10 October 2020 Update has added new account-related features, that help you control and manage your connected features and sign in settings. See how to use the new account settings and quickly switch to a local account in Windows 10. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Using the color customization options in Windows 10 (October 2020 Update)
    4m 37s
    The Dark and Light color modes have become even more customizable with the Windows 10 October 2020 Update, and now affect more of the interface. Learn how to activate and customize the Light and Dark modes and configure how Windows adapts your color settings, to give you a more harmonious experience in the Start menu. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Discovering the new default browser in Windows 10 (October 2020 Update)
    5m 32s
    You can access the internet in a number of different ways in Windows 10. Explore Microsoft Edge, Microsoft's new web browser, to surf the web. Open Microsoft Edge as a browser window and discover how to customize the home page to improve your productivity. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Creating shortcuts to websites in Windows 10 (October 2020 Update)
    4m 47s
    The taskbar is a key element of the Windows 10 desktop. You can use it to store and access shortcuts to your favorite applications and folder locations, but also to access your frequently visited sites. In this video, learn how to pin a site to the taskbar, to easily open your favorite pages. You will also learn how to remove these shortcuts. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Working with multiple windows in Windows 10 (October 2020 Update)
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    In Windows 10, there are several different ways to reorganize and manage your active windows. This can be useful if you are working in multiple applications or folders at the same time. In this video, discover how to use your mouse and your keyboard to navigate and browse all the active windows, including the different tabs of your browser. FREE ACCESS


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