Managing Programs & File Types in Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)

Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)    |    Intermediate
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Explore how to manage your applications and files with Microsoft Windows 10. In this course, you will see where to go in the Windows 10 system to adjust the default behavior settings for your applications and devices. Then, find where to select your default applications. See how to close an unresponsive application from the Task Manager. Discover how to use Internet Explorer as your web app. Adjust the default settings for how your media play and how your devices interact with your system. Finally, you will learn how to select the default applications for each file type.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • close an unresponsive application in Windows 10
    change your default Windows 10 apps
    use Internet Explorer as your web browser
  • change default settings for media and devices in Windows 10
    associate file types with specific applications in Windows 10

IN THIS COURSE

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    1.  Closing an unresponsive application in Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)
    4m 23s
    If you've used a computer for any length of time, you will no doubt have found yourself in a situation in which your application has "crashed" or stopped working. If the unresponsive program is stopping you… FREE ACCESS
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    2.  Changing your default apps in Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)
    6m 5s
    In Windows 10, you can adjust which applications are used to open your files. For example, you can choose to use a particular browser when you are browsing the web or write your emails using a particular email client by… FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Using Internet Explorer as your web browser in Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)
    3m 41s
    While Microsoft Edge is the new internet browser available by default in Windows 10, Internet Explorer remains available. You will see how to find it and how to pin the application as a shortcut to your Start menu or… FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Changing default settings for media & devices in Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)
    3m 51s
    When you connect an external device or multimedia to Windows 10--like an external hard drive, USB, or DVD--Windows 10 will prompt you to decide how you'd like those devices to interact with Windows 10. You can… FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Associating file types with specific applications in Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update)
    5m 39s
    In Windows 10, you can associate a specific file type with a specific application. You can change the application that's associated with a particular file type so that you don't always have to open multiple file… FREE ACCESS

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