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CCSF Desktop Systems. Hardware and Software on Windows and Mac desktop computers. Windows XP Computers. Most stable Microsoft Operating system New look Easier to use Creating folders Copying, Moving files Adding external devices. Power On/ Hibernate switch.

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ccsf desktop systems

CCSF Desktop Systems

Hardware and Softwareon Windows and Mac desktop computers

windows xp computers
Windows XP Computers
  • Most stable Microsoft Operating system
  • New look
  • Easier to use
    • Creating folders
    • Copying, Moving files
    • Adding external devices

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Power On/ Hibernate switch

Front view – most new Windows PCs

CD-ROM

Audio CD/ Play/Advance to next track

CD Open/Close

Zip drive (250 MB) - can also use 100 MB zip disks

  • Case: Midsize Tower (“on end”)
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4, 1.7 GHz
  • Hard disk: 30 Gigabytes
  • 512 Megabytes RAM(Internal Memory)
  • CD-ROM
  • 250 MB Zip Drive
  • 3.5” Floppy Drive
  • USB 2.0 ports
  • Front plugs for speakers, headphones

Disk eject buttons

Floppy drive (1.44 MB)

Reset(Force restart)

Power onindicator light

Hard disk uselight

Microphone in

Plug in headphones, speaker here

windows pcs office programs
Windows PCs: Office Programs
  • Microsoft Office XP:
    • Word 2002: Document processing
    • Excel 2002: Spreadsheets
    • PowerPoint 2002: Presentations
    • FrontPage 2002: Web creation
    • Publisher 2002: Brochures, Other Desktop Publishing
    • Access 2002: Database

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windows desktops other software
Windows Desktops: Other Software
  • Internet Explorer 6 Web browser
  • Anti-Virus
  • Telnet and FTP
    • Technical use
    • File transfer to servers for Web sites

Bypass Mac section?

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mac desktops 15 imac
Mac Desktops: 15” iMac
  • 80GB hard disk
  • 15-inch flat panel LCD
  • 1GHz PowerPC G4
  • 512 MB memory
  • Built-in speakers and mike
  • Headphone jack
  • Apple Keyboard + 2 USB 1.1
  • Optical Mouse
  • 3 USB 2.0 and 2 FireWire 400 ports

10.6”

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mac desktops saving files
Mac Desktops: Saving Files
  • Combo Drive:(DVD-ROM/CD-RW)
  • Reads/Plays CDs and DVDs
  • Writes to blank CD-R / CD-RW disks
  • CD-R: Write once
  • CD-RW:
    • Write
    • Erase all
    • Write again
  • No Floppy or Zip Drive

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imacs transferring files
iMacs: Transferring files
  • Burn to CD
  • Plug in External Zip, External Floppy
    • Available in TLC Lab, 313 Batmale
    • Contact local ITS staff or Help Desk (239-3711)
  • USB key drive - described later

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OS X
  • New look
  • Transition from OS 9:
    • See TLC’s support document
  • Better Memory management
    • Force Quitting works!
    • Doesn’t crash the system

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office x
Office X
  • Microsoft Office X:
    • Word X: Document processing
    • Excel X: Spreadsheets
    • PowerPoint X: Presentations

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other software
Other Software
  • Internet Explorer 5.2 Web browser
  • Anti-Virus
  • Telnet (through terminal)
  • Fetch (FTP)
    • Technical use
    • File transfer to servers for Web sites

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system updates
System updates
  • Apple puts out OS updates
  • You will see a window like this
  • If you have time, click Install
  • Save any open files first!

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pc or mac transferring files
PC or Mac: Transferring files
  • USB key drive
  • 16 MB -512 MB - $40 - $200
    • Plug into USB port on OS X / Windows XP machines
  • Shows up as new drive on Desktop (Mac) or in My Computer (Windows XP) – Demo?

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pc or mac removing key drive
PC or Mac: Removing key drive
  • Mac: Drag disk icon to trash
  • Windows XP
  • Locate the tinySafely Remove icon lower right
  • Click the icon
  • Click the Safely remove message referring to your drive
  • A pop up tells you when you can pull out your USB drive

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advantages of consistency
Advantages of Consistency
  • All locations
    • Same programs
    • Same versions
    • Aids mobility

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exchanging documents
Exchanging documents
  • File versions (mostly) PC and Mac compatible
    • Newer Macs can use PC-formatted disks
    • Easy file exchange
  • No version problems
    • Office XP / X programs open files created in older and cross-platform versions
  • The Exceptions: FrontPage 2002, Publisher, Access
    • No equivalent Mac versions

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buying microsoft office for home
Buying Microsoft Office for Home
  • Buy MS Office, latest versions, for home use
  • CCSF Faculty and Staff (separate URL for students)
  • Must obtain and send in order form from Web
  • Must prove employment at CCSF
      • Copy of Pay Stub or letter from dept head
  • Great Deal! About $50 for Office XP (Windows) or Office X (Mac)
  • Point your browser to: http://msca.foundationccc.org
    • Click Order Forms
    • Cycle through pages and print order form

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adding new software
Adding new software
  • Most Windows users can’t install programs
  • All Mac users can install programs
  • If system fails: ITS can restore to original configuration
    • Backup Data
    • Keep program install disks and serial numbers
  • Check with ITS before installing software that affects the network
    • E.g. chat, server-based programs, streaming media

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software compliance
Software compliance
  • Our Motto:

Any commercial software installed at CCSF must be legally:

    • Purchased
    • Licensed
    • Installed in accordance with its licensing requirements

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next logging on ccsf networking
Next: Logging On / CCSF networking

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