j0089184.jpg (7222 bytes)Introduction to Computers

Welcome to the wonderful world of computing!  This help file presumes that you have little or no experience with the device commonly known as the PC (personal computer).  Hopefully, this resource will aid you in some of the basic activities that are commonly performed with a PC.

This tutorial is divided into the following sections:

The Parts of a Computer

Computer Terminology

Hooking Up a Computer

Disk Drives

Disk Utilities

Starting and Stopping the Computer

Using the Mouse

Installing and Uninstalling Software

Purchasing a Computer

Care and Feeding of your Computer