Basics of Windows 95/98/NT Versions of Windows Windows 95 and 98 used mainly on standalone computers Windows NT used on networked computers (as in our labs) Windows 2000 (also called NT 5.0) the latest version of Windows NT
Basics of Windows 95/98/NT
For everything we do in this course, Windows 98 and Windows NT can be considered identical.
It will be assumed from now on that you are familiar with all of these.
This is your desktop
Shortcut for application which is now in active window.
Shortcut for other application which is open.
Commands are grouped semantically/ functionally, e.g. commands for opening and closing files are grouped together and at the top of the list of commands.
Copies of icons
The cut and copy commands are grayed out now in this Edit menu since nothing was selected so it is impossible to cut and copy it.