Visit these websites to practice basic computer and Internet skills, in easy to use tutorials and guides.
Skillful Senior – practice using the mouse, keyboard, and arrows
Mousercise – exercise your mouse skills in this fun, simple tutorial.
Digital Learn - easy-to-use short video courses help you learn to use a computer
Basic Computer Skills – learn how to get started with your computer desktop, icons, and navigation
Internet Basics – short courses on topics covering the web, Internet Explorer, Facebook, Google, Internet safety, and much more
Computer Basics – learn what makes your computer work
WebWise – several tutorials help you learn more about aspects of the Internet
Good 50 Search Engine – a search engine that’s easy to read for low vision
Learning Windows 8
Windows 8 Introduction Brochure from Microsoft
This colorful PDF brochure will help you navigate Windows 8.
A helpful question-and-answer website from HP, explaining how Windows 8 works, and where you can find important tasks and settings.
Take this free, self-paced online tutorial, complete with screen shots and videos.
Watch a 25-minute video that previews Windows 8, and helps you learn to navigate the new layout.
Learn the quickest way to launch an app, start a task, or display hidden settings by using keyboard shortcuts new to Windows 8.