Chapter 7 managing windows xp
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 24

Chapter 7 – Managing Windows XP PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 51 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Chapter 7 – Managing Windows XP. Control Panel. The main tool for configuring your system. Most of the tools to configure the system come with the normal installation of Windows. However, others are placed in the Control Panel by other software or hardware installation programs.

Download Presentation

Chapter 7 – Managing Windows XP

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Chapter 7 managing windows xp

Chapter 7 – Managing Windows XP


Control panel

Control Panel

  • The main tool for configuring your system.

  • Most of the tools to configure the system come with the normal installation of Windows. However, others are placed in the Control Panel by other software or hardware installation programs.

  • To access the Control Panel:

    • Click the Start button and selectControl Panel from the Start Menu Or,

    • From Windows Explorer, click on the Control Panel folder located under MyComputer, or,

    • If you are using the Classic desktop, selectSettings from the Start Menu and then ControlPanel.


Control panel classic view

Control Panel – Classic View


Control panel category view default xp view

Control Panel – Category View (Default XP view)


Standard tools of the control panel

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Accessibility Options

  • The Accessibility Options offers you ways to modify the appearance and behavior of Windows to aid users with disabilities, such as hearing or vision impairments.


Standard tools of the control panel1

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Adding and Removing Programs

  • Installs Windows XP programs or services; or removes currently installed software.


Standard tools of the control panel2

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Add Hardware

Adds or troubleshoots your hardware.


Standard tools of the control panel3

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Date and Time

  • sets the system date, time and time zone


Standard tools of the control panel4

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

  • Configures your video card, desktop and display settings

Display


Standard tools of the control panel5

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

  • Customizes the way folders and files are displayed, file associations and the overall look and feel of your folder windows.

Folder Options


Standard tools of the control panel6

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

  • configures the settings for your Internet connection and the behavior of Microsoft Internet Explorer

Internet Options


Standard tools of the control panel7

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Fonts - manages the fonts installed on your system


Standard tools of the control panel8

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Keyboard - customizes your keyboard settings

Mouse - configures your mouse settings, such as the type of pointer, motion control and click speed.


Standard tools of the control panel9

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Network Connections - configures settings for current network connections and adds or removes connections, adapters and services.


Standard tools of the control panel10

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Power Options - customizes energy saving options to suit your needsyou’re your hardware’s capabilities

Phone and Modem options - customizes your telephone and modem options.


Standard tools of the control panel11

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Printers and Faxes - adds or removes printers or fax devices; or changes your current settings.


Standard tools of the control panel12

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Regional and Language Options - changes settings for languages, date, time, currency and number displays.


Standard tools of the control panel13

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Scanners and Cameras - adds, removes or configures scanners or digital cameras attached to your system.


Standard tools of the control panel14

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Sounds and Audio Devices - configures the settings for your system’s sound card or other audio devices.

Taskbar and Start Menu - modifies the performance and behavior of the Start Menu and Taskbar


Standard tools of the control panel15

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

System - displays and changes the settings of your hardware, Windows’ memory and performance management, or the system Update and Restore features.


Standard tools of the control panel16

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

User Accounts – adds, removes or modifies user accounts and passwords


Standard tools of the control panel17

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

Administrative Tools


Standard tools of the control panel18

Standard Tools of the Control Panel

System Information

There are three ways to access XP System Information:

  • From the Start MenuselectAll Programs.

  • SelectAccessories, and then System Tools.

  • From the System Tools submenu, selectSystem Information.

    Or,

  • Right Click on the My Computer icon on the desktop,

  • From the shortcut menu, selectSystem Information.

    Or,

  • From the Start MenuSelectRun.

  • In the Open text box, entermsinfo32.exe, pressOK.


Chapter 7 managing windows xp

The End


  • Login