The computer revolution of the last two decades has transformed lives the world over. It has increased productivity in industries as diverse as deep sea drilling and fashion design, drastically improved communication globally and made the world’s information available at your fingertips. With increasing digitization, knowing how to operate computers has almost become a basic survival skill.
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Learning basic computer skills can be difficult. Fortunately, with the right guidance, anyone can learn how to work with computers:
1. Working with Computer Hardware
Chief Focus: Using the mouse/touchpad and keyboard.
Making the transition to computers can feel intimidating at first. The mouse can feel patently unintuitive and the touchpad (which does the same job as the mouse) can be incredibly difficult to work with. If you’ve worked with typewriters, the computer keyboard won’t present that big a challenge, though the tactile