Learn Microsoft Windows 8

Learn the essential features of Windows 8 during this 9-hour course.

During this 9-hour course, learn the essentials of Microsoft Windows 8. Learn to navigate the Windows 8 interface, including the Start screen, using Charms, Live Tiles and accessing the desktop. Discover how to access apps and accessories, and how to change various applications and settings.

Learn how to manage user accounts including adding users and changing passwords. Gain practical knowledge for connecting your Windows 8 device to a network. Learn how to take advantage of Windows 8 various multimedia applications for music, video and digital photos. Discover great tips and techniques for personalizing Windows 8 for your own specific needs, internet safety and security, and much more!

This course includes:

  • 9 hours of video tutorials
  • 48 individual video lectures
  • Optional quiz with 40 test questions
  • Certificate of Completion


Your Instructor


Simon Sez IT
Simon Sez IT

The “IT” in Simon Sez IT stands for “Information Technology.” We offer instruction to help learners win when it comes to computer and software technology. Learning software skills in an easy, self-paced way for an affordable price is what Simon Sez IT is all about.

The company was founded in 2008 by Chris “Simon” Calder, Director of IT operations for one of Los Angeles’ most prestigious institutions. In this role, Simon saw the need for low-stress software training for hundreds of employees in his company who were facing technological upgrades at work. That’s how the idea of Simon Sez IT was born.

Since then, Simon Sez IT has built a rapid and loyal following. At a time when many companies were struggling to survive, Simon Sez IT thrived—providing accessible, low-cost computer and software training to people of all ages, regardless of their computer experience. In our first four years alone, we serviced tens of thousands of satisfied customers in over 100 countries.

Simon Sez IT BBB Accredited Business


Course Curriculum


  Chapter 9: Personalization, Displays, and Task Manager
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  Chapter 10: Additional Topics and Closing
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After purchase, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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