Sunday, January 27, 2013

Total Training Personal Computer Fundamentals – Interactive Tutorial with Project Files

Computers are part of our everyday world. Those who have never used a one can be intimidated. Those who use one every day have often not been provided basic instructions -  it’s “assumed” they know. In this course, we take away the fear and mystery of the PC. We introduce the parts, terminology and basic skills everyone needs to know to be comfortable using a computer in a visual, easy-to-understand way. Want to know what the Windows operating system actually does or why you should care about RAM? How about what actually happens when you “log on”? With Total Training, you’ll master the fundamentals of the PC so you can enjoy and benefit from it without frustration or fear.
  • Learn about hardware, software and operating systems and how do they interact with each other
  • Discover the concepts of logging on and off a computer, network and/or the Internet
  • Explore how to access programs and how to create and manage files and folders
  • Learn how to work with Windows and windows including basic configuration of user accounts and settings

Chapter 1: PC COMPONENTS (48 min)
1. What This Course Covers & PC Overview
2. The Basic PC System Parts
3. Computer Memory
4. Buttons & Lights & Ports, Oh My!
5. The Boot Process

Chapter 2: THE MOUSE (32 min)
1. Mouse Basics
2. Moving the Cursor
3. Mouse Techniques
4. Adjusting Mouse Settings

Chapter 3: THE KEYBOARD (32 min)
1. Keyboard Basics
2. Keyboard Parts
3. Applying Keyboard Techniques
4. Adjusting Keyboard Settings

Chapter 4: OPERATING SYSTEMS (36 min)
1. What Operating Systems Do
2. The WindowsĂ‚® Desktop
3. The Start Menu & Task Bar
4. Configuring Basic Desktop Settings

Chapter 5: WINDOW BASICS (51 min)
1. Minimizing, Maximizing & Menus
2. Resizing Windows & Using Scroll Bars
3. Toolbars, Tabs, Flyouts & Dialog Boxes
4. Understanding Multitasking
5. How to Multitask

Chapter 6: SOFTWARE BASICS (36 min)
1. Software Categories
2. Saving & Naming Files
3. Storage & Media
4. Save & Save As

Chapter 7: PRINTING BASICS (41 min)
1. Printing Concepts & Devices
2. Setting Up a Default Printer
3. Adding & Sharing a Printer
4.Printing a Document
5.Printing Pictures & Canceling Print Jobs

1. File System Concepts
2. Folder Hierarchy & Breadcrumbs
3. Navigation Options
4 .View Options, Properties & Creating a New Folder
5. Understanding Cut, Copy & Paste
6. Selecting Text
7. Cutting, Copying & Pasting Text
8. Cutting, Copying & Pasting Files
9. Creating Shortcuts & Deleting
10. The Recycle Bin

Chapter 9: NETWORK BASICS (55 min)
1. Network Fundamentals
2. Network Terminology
3. Networking Devices
4. Going Global
5. Reviewing Your Network
6. Setting Up a User Account L07 Setting Up Parental Controls & Switching Users

Chapter 10: BASIC PC MAINTENANCE (30 min)
1. Using Windows Defender
2. Optimizing the System
3. Backing Up Your Data
4. Credits

Color Design Workbook: A Real World Guide to Using Color in Graphic Design

Since color is such a important part of graphic design, designers need the most up to date as well as the most fundamental, information on the subject to have the tools needed to use color effectively. From the meanings behind colors to working with color in presentations, this book provides readers with the vital information needed to apply color creatively and effectively to their design work. Readers also receive guidance on talking with clients about color and selling color ideas. The science behind color theory is also explained in easily understood language, and case studies are included to show the effects some color choices had on both their clients and consumers.


Microsoft Project 2010 Inside Out – Tutorial eBook

This book is designed for intermediate to advanced computer users who manage projects. Even if you have never used Microsoft Project 2010 or managed a project before, this book assumes you have experience with Microsoft Windows and at least a couple of programs in Microsoft Office, for example, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, or Microsoft Visio.

Depending on where you are along the spectrum of project management experience.

This book can help you in the following ways:

If you are completely new to project management and Project 2010, this book will give you a solid grounding in the use of Project 2010 as well as basic project management practices and methodologies. It will help you understand the phases of project management, including the controlling factors in the project life cycle.

If youre an experienced project manager, this book integrates common project management practices with the use of the software tool. This helps you see how you can use Project 2010 to carry out the project management functions youre accustomed to.

If youre already an experienced Microsoft Project user, this book will help you better understand the inner workings of Project 2010 so that you can use it more effectively to do what you need it to do. In many ways, Project 2010 is like an entirely new project management information system. There are several departures from how things were done in previous versions, and there are many more choices to consider which have impact on your project throughout its phases. This book also extensively covers these striking new Project 2010 features, and provides the necessary guidance and gotchas regarding whether, when, and how to use those features.

Regardless of your previous experience, this book serves as a facilitator in helping you work with Project 2010 for your projects processes and phases. Read the chapters and parts you feel are appropriate for your needs right now. Familiarize yourself with the topics available in the other chapters.

Then, as you continue to manage your projects with Project 2010, keep the book within arms reach so that you can quickly find the answers to questions and problems as they come up.

As you achieve mastery in one level of knowledge, use this book to help you attain the next level, whether its working with multiple projects at one time, customizing Project 2010, or programming Project 2010 functions to automate repetitive activities. This book is your comprehensive Project 2010 reference, in which you can quickly find answers and then get back to work on your project plan.


Friday, January 18, 2013

Get Excel Training – Beginner and Advanced Excel Training Video Tutorial

This Proven System Works For Anyone, Any Age, Even If You Have Absolutely NO Computer Skills. Obtain a higher paying job or get a promotion with your newly acquired Excel abilities… Pass that college exam with flying colors (your professor doesn’t need to know how you did it!) Hone your skills on one of the most in-demand businness applications in use today – Microsoft Excel!


Resumes And Cover Letters For Managers – Job winning resumes and letters for management positions eBook Tutorial

Destined to become the bible for managers who want to make sure their resumes and cover letters open the maximum number of doors while helping them maximize in the salary negotiation process.


Saturday, January 5, 2013

The Ultimate IQ Test Book – 1,000 Practice Test Questions to Boost Your Brain Power eBook Tutorial

ultimate iq
The Ultimate IQ Test Book is the biggest book of IQ practice tests available. Written and compiled by IQ-test experts, it contains 1000 practice questions organized into 25 tests, with a simple guide to assessing individual performance. The questions themselves are very similar to those faced by candidates in actual IQ tests.
They are multi-discipline and include verbal, numerical, and diagrammatic reasoning questions, so that readers can practice on all the different types of questions they are likely to encounter. Working through the questions can help anyone improve their vocabulary and develop powers of calculation and logical reasoning. By studying the different types of test and recognizing the different types of questions, readers can improve their test scores and increase their IQ rating. The Ultimate IQ Test Book is valuable to those who have to take an IQ test, but it’s also great fun for anyone who likes to stretch their mind for their own entertainment.

Sunday, December 30, 2012 Photoshop Top 40 Complete – Interactive Video Tutorials

photoshop top 40
There’s nothing people love more than lists, and Photoshop Top 40 offers a great one, highlighting the best features in Photoshop. Deke McClelland counts down to #1 to #40 with a new video each week, detailing one great feature after another in this popular digital imaging application. The videos cover tools, commands, and concepts, emphasizing what’s really important in Photoshop.

Topics include:
* Assembling multiple pieces of artwork with layer comps
* Creating a black-and-white image from a color photograph
* Merging multiple channels to create an alpha channel with calculations
* Selecting images with the Pen tool
* Masking images using the Brush tool

Top 40 Tutorials:
40. Reset and Purge
39. Layer comps
38. Vector type
37. The fill functions
36. Black and white
35. Refine Edge
34. Save for Web (and Devices)
33. Calculations
32. The Pen tool
31. The Brush tool
30. Actions
29. Liquify
28. Hue/Saturation
27. The Crop tool
26. Dodge and Burn
25. Selection calculations
24. Curves
23. Color Range
22. The Healing Brush
21. The Gradient tool
20. Free Transform
19. Luminance Blending
18. Smart Objects
17. Layer Effects
16. Adjustment Layers
15. Alpha Channels
14. Gaussian Blur
13. File Info
12. Camera Raw
11. Opacity and Blend Modes
10. Color Settings
9. Levels
8. The Eyedropper
7. Undo, History and Revert
6. RGB, CMYK, Lab
5. The Sharpen Filters
4. Navigation
3. Image Size
2. The Layers Palette
1. Open and Save

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Vocaboly 2.1 – Award Winning Vocabulary Builder

Build your vocabulary in a fun and unique way with Vocaboly – award-winning vocabulary building software! Vocaboly is a vocabulary builder software for SAT, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT and general vocabulary. Vocaboly contains five books: SAT, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT and VOA Special English, with more than 12,000 words, each word provided with meaning, phonetic symbol and pronunciation. 

Friday, December 28, 2012

101 Short Cuts in Maths Any One Can Do – Tutorial eBook

101 math shortcuts
101 Short Cuts in Math Anyone Can Do will unlock the secrets of the art of calculation. It will increase your power of computation and thereby enable you to get more out of the mathematic you now know. You will soon be amazed at your ability to solve once complex problems quickly.

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Thursday, December 27, 2012

Resume Magic – Trade Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer – Tutorial eBook

resume magic
Completely updated information on e-resumes, internet resumes, and scannable resumes, this is a giant compendium of before-and-after resume transformations and advice that’s hailed by professional resume writers as the definitive resource for writing and designing resumes that get people noticed. It provides trade secrets of a professional resume writer to the person out there trying to put together the best possible resume when applying for the “ideal job position” they want to attain.

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Wednesday, December 26, 2012

CreativeTechs Complete 10-Week Photoshop Course – Video Tutorials + eBooks

A collection of video tutorials from Creativetechs. There are eleven classes in all, including the bonus lesson on colour correction. Each class runs for about an hour, and afterwards you can view the Q&A sessions that took place after each weeks class. For Beginners to Advanced. Almost all the Photoshop aspects are covered, from the Basics to Retouching and Color Correction, this is one of the more comprehensive and easy-to-learn tutorials in the market today. Each course is accompanied with an eBook. See course outline on next page.
Week 1 – Photoshop Basics
Week 2 – Layers
Week 3 – Selection Basics
Week 4 – Advanced Selections
Week 5 – Layer Masks
Week 6 – Pen Tool and Shape Layers
Week 7 – Drawing Tools and Brushes
Week 8 – Retouching
Week 9 – Color Correction Part 1
Week 10 – Color Correction Part 2
Bonus Video – Colour Calibration Theory

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Useful Nokia Codes

Nokia Code and their functios

* *3370# This Nokia code activates Enhanced Full Rate Codec (EFR) – Your Nokia cell phone uses the best sound quality but talk time is reduced my approx. 5%
* #3370# Deactivate Enhanced Full Rate Codec (EFR) .
* *#0000# Displays your phones software version, 1st Line : Software Version, 2nd Line : Software Release Date, 3rd Line : Compression Type
* 12345 This is the default security code .
* *#06# For checking the International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI Number) . This can be used with almost every Mobile Phone i.e Samsung, SE, LG etc.
* *#4720# Activate Half Rate Codec – Your phone uses a lower quality sound but you should gain approx 30% more Talk Time.
* *#4720# With this Nokia code you can deactivate the Half Rate Codec.
* *#9999# Phones software version if *#0000# does not work.
* #pw+1234567890+1# Provider Lock Status. (use the “*” button to obtain the “p,w” and “+” symbols).

* #pw+1234567890+2# Network Lock Status. (use the “*” button to obtain the “p,w” and “+” symbols) .
* #pw+1234567890+3# Country Lock Status. (use the “*” button to obtain the “p,w” and “+” symbols).
* #pw+1234567890+4# SIM Card Lock Status. (use the “*” button to obtain the “p,w” and “+” symbols) .
* *#147# This lets you know who called you last (Only vodofone).
* *#1471# Last call (Only vodofone) .
* *#21# This phone code allows you to check the number that “All Calls” are diverted to.
* *#2640# Displays phone security code in use .
* *#30# Lets you see the private number.
* *#43# Allows you to check the “Call Waiting” status of your cell phone.
* *#61# Allows you to check the number that “On No Reply” calls are diverted to .
* *#62# Allows you to check the number that “Divert If Unreachable (no service)” calls are diverted to .
* *#67# Allows you to check the number that “On Busy Calls” are diverted to
* *#67705646# Phone code that removes operator logo on 3310 & 3330
* *#73# Reset phone timers and game scores.
* *#746025625# Displays the SIM Clock status, if your phone supports this power saving feature “SIM Clock Stop Allowed”, it means you will get the best standby time possible .
* *#7760# Manufactures code.
* *#7780# Restore factory settings. With Some Models *#7370#
* *#8110# Software version for the nokia 8110.
* *#92702689# Displays – 1.Serial Number, 2.Date Made, 3.Purchase Date, 4.Date of last repair (0000 for no repairs), 5.Transfer User Data. To exit this mode you need to switch your phone off then on again.
* *#94870345123456789# Deactivate the PWM-Mem.
* **21*number# Turn on “All Calls” diverting to the phone number entered.
* **61*number# Turn on “No Reply” diverting to the phone number entered .
* **67*number# Turn on “On Busy” diverting to the phone number entered .
* press and hold # Lets you switch between lines.

Monday, November 12, 2012

Repair Windows Xp Without Installing CD

If you have some bugs in your Windows Xp and want to repair it.Then Usually you need a Installing CD to Fix Them.But If you didn't have then try this.

Repair Windows Xp Without Installing CD

Click on START and then RUN.
Type webfldrs.msi
This will start the process to repair your windows problems.
Follow the instructions.
In next screen, choose SELECT REINSTALL MODE.
A new window will appear.
Put check marks on all the options and click OK.
This will take few minutes
When the process will complete, it will ask for RESTART your pc
Just Restart your computer and you will be amazed that you have fixed the problems without having BOOTABLE or INSTALLATION CD.

Lock Any Folder Without Using Any Software

You can lock any folder without using any software. Follow these steps.
  1. Suppose you have a folder named abcd in D:\abcd.
  2. In the same drive next to the folder create a new notepad file with the exact statement ren abcd abcd.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}
  3. Now save this text file as loc.bat
  4. Create another notepad file and typeren abcd.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D} abcd
  5. Save this as key.bat
  6. Now there are two batch files . Double click loc.bat and yourfolder will change into Control Panel and its contents cannot be viewed .
  7. To open the folder double click key.bat and you get back your original folder .
  8. For more safety keep the key.bat in another location
  9. Only for unlocking copy paste to the original location and double click .

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Install Xp In 15 Minutes


Now, this tip will be very helpful for those who frequently install windows xp operating system. Normally OS installation takes around 40 minutes to complete, but through this trick you can now save 10-15 minutes. This simple tricks goes this way.
  1. Boot through Windows XP CD.
  2. After all the files are completely loaded, you get the option to select the partition. Select “c”.
  3. Now Format the partition, whether it is normal or quick with NTFS or FAT
  4. Once the formatting is completed, All the setup files required for installation are copied. Restart your system by pressing Enter. Now, here begins the Simple trick to save 10-15 minutes.
  5. After rebooting, you get a screen where it takes 40 minutes to complete or finalize the OS installation.
  6. Now, Press SHIFT + F10 Key -> This opens command prompt.
  7. Enter “Taskmgr” at the command prompt window. This will open Task Manager.
  8. Click the Process Tab, here we find a process called Setup.exe -> Right Click on Setup.exe ->Set Priority -> Select High or Above Normal. Initially it will be Normal. Thats it, no more work to do. Relax your self and see how fast the installation process completes.