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7)... Question of the Month about Software Training

8)... Please Support Our Computer Training Mission

 



1) Editor's Greeting:

Hello everyone, and welcome to our new subscribers!

This is our February 2007 issue (#34) of our Free monthly Newsletter for EducationOnlineForComputers.com, giving you the most current Free online Microsoft Office and Web Development Software Training and Tutorial Resources that we have recently discovered and researched. This newsletter is free to anyone subscribing (instructions at bottom, no username/password is needed). To access our member site, however, you do need a user name and password - registering as a member of EducationOnlineForComputers.com costs only $14 for two months, for more information please see Become a Member of EducationOnlineForComputers.com.

My desire is that these free resources will help you with your computer education and training and will help you advance your career. Our main mission is the training of those less fortunate who are seeking to become computer literate, from a user's perspective.

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In this issue we are featuring a total of 41 Computer Software Application training, learning and tutorial web sites, with a total of 107 tutorial courses linked. It features many Free Microsoft Office, Flash, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and Web Development training tutorials for your learning profit and enjoyment. 

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2) The Best New Free Microsoft Office Training & Tutorial Sites:

This section of our newsletter contains the best new Free Microsoft Office training and tutorial sites that we have found and researched in the last few weeks. 

 

TrainingByEmail

Visit TrainingByEmail to receive Free Training for Word, Excel, Outlook, C#, ASP.Net, and SQL via your email every week! We will send out a new training in the topic of your choosing every week. You can then save this, print it out, or delete it all at your convenience. And you can't beat the price, FREE!

 



28 Word Tutorials from Towson University

Towson University hosts the following 28 Microsoft Word Tutorials. These Word tutorials will instruct you on using many of the basic and advanced features of Word. You can become an expert Word user in these topics by using these tutorials. Most of these Word tutorials are in pdf format. The last 4 tutorials listed explain how to use Word Art.

 



Creating Accessible Word Documents

Microsoft Word is one of the most widely used word processing programs for both home and office use. People use Word to write and manipulate text, and also work with images, movies, charts, graphs, and other information. Sometimes Word is used to help create web pages, Powerpoint slides, and PDF documents. This learning session, from the Georgia Institute of Technology, teaches how to be knowledgeable about the common accessibility problems that those with disabilities encounter when in reading Word documents, and web pages and PDF files based on Word documents. When you use the accessibility features that Word offers you can create documents that can be used by everyone, and even provide a clearer understanding of what you are writing about.

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Free Excel Ebooks and Training Documents

Here are several freely available ebooks, training and learning documents for Microsoft Excel hosted by eSnips, a user sharing site, where everyone can upload and share all types of files. Free registration is encouraged. These Excel ebooks and documents will help you learn many of the intermediate to advanced features of this spreadsheet application.

 



Spreadsheet Training and Learning Resources

Here are more Spreadsheet Training and Learning Resources, from teach-ict.com, that will teach you all about Spreadsheets and how to use them. These will get you going to become an expert using Excel, Microsoft's spreadsheet application. Included here are: content on understanding spreadsheets, help sheets for various Excel functions, many spreadsheet lessons and practice tasks, and a Spreadsheet Mind Map, which a great way to visually understand how spreadsheets are set up and work.

Spreadsheets Theory

Understanding Spreadsheets
These pages give a clear understanding of how spreadsheets work and how to use them.


Spreadsheets Slides

These slides introduce spreadsheets, what they are, and what they are used for. (Powerpoint format) 

Spreadsheets explained
This resource clearly explains the topic of spreadsheets is an easy to understand way. (Word format)

Spreadsheet Formula Sldies
These slides covers the most important Excel formulas that are required to complete the spreadsheet projects. (Powerpoint format)


Excel Function Help Sheets

Here is an excellent set of resources which explain different functions which can be used in Excel. (Word format)
Spreadsheet Lessons and Practice Tasks

Worksheet 1 - Billericay
These are questions that will test if you understand this topic.

Basic Excel Formulas 2
This worksheet demonstrates Excel's fundamental formulas.

Worksheet 3
A lesson to check your knowledge of spreadsheets. You are given a fill-in-the gaps exercise and then asked to answer some basic questions about spreadsheets.

Worksheet 4
In this speadsheet lesson, you are asked to design a simple spreadsheet for a school fete. 

Worksheet 5
This speadsheet lesson has you design a simple spreadsheet to hold teacher's marks.

Burgers
Here you are provided a completed spreadsheet and requested to use it to calculate the nutritional values of a range of foods. Here is the Excel file for this exercise.

The Disco
Use Excel to calcualate the cost of setting up a disco. It begins with simple formulas, then shows the use of absolute cell references and IF..Then functions. 

Supermarket Comparisons
In this spreadsheet exercise gives you a list of groceries and asks you to use Excel to calculate total costs, average, minimum and maximum.

Profit and Loss - Computer Supplies shop
In this spreadsheet lesson, you will create a model to simulate a computer supplies shop and then you will develop the fomulas to calcualate profit and loss. You will then use the spreadsheet to model various scenarios. Here is the Excel file for this exercise.

Wordsearch
This is a spreadsheet word search to help with remembering key terms.

Skiing
This is another exercise to hone your spreadsheet skills with Excel. Here is the Excel file for this exercise.

Basic Spreadsheet Guide
This provides a guide to the fundamental features of Excel and its use. It does not show how to create a formula.

Worksheet - Fill in the gaps
Fill in the gaps of spreadsheet phrases with the right words, to check your knowledge.

 



15 Excel Tutorials from Towson University

Towson University provides the following 15 Microsoft Excel Tutorials. These Excel tutorials teach you many fundamental and advanced Excel features, including the following: basic calculations, functions and references, charts, sorting and filtering, freezing panes, formatting data, printing advanced calculations, and macros. These Excel tutorials will help you learn these topics and add to your Excel knowledge and skillset. All documents are in pdf format. 


 



16 PowerPoint Tutorials from Towson University


Towson University provides the following 16 Microsoft PowerPoint Tutorials. These PowerPoint tutorials teach you many fundamental and advanced PowerPoint features, including the following: basic functions, Creating a presentation, Customizing to a CD, Animation, Views and printing, Autoshapes, Manipulating Objects, Hyperlinks, Splitting and merging slides, Custom backgrounds, Adding slides and embedded objects from other Powerpoint slides, Adding sound, and Shrinking files. These PowerPoint tutorials will help you learn these topics and add to your PowerPoint knowledge and skillset. All documents are in pdf format. 

 



Creating Accessible Web Pages from a PowerPoint Presentation

PowerPoint can be used to create web page slides from its presentation slides. People with disabilities can have problems accessing these web page slides. This learning session, from the Georgia Institute of Technology, teaches how to export PowerPoint slides into accessible web pages. Doing this gives these people a much better understanding of the presentation. In addition, these accessible, exported web pages, or HTML files, can be used so everyone gains a clearer understanding of what is being communicated.

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39 Outlook Tutorials from Towson University

Towson University provides the following 39 Microsoft Outlook Tutorials. These tutorials will teach you how to use all of the basic and advanced features of Outlook. After using these you will be able to use Outlook to its fullest extent. The first group of Outlook tutorials are movies show how to use the application's features with voice instruction. The third group of tutorials teaches how to use Outlook on the Web with a browser. The non-video tutorials are in pdf format.

Outlook Movie Tutorials with Sound   Outlook Tutorials   Outlook Web Access Tutorials

 



Access 2003 Tutorials

Teacherclick.com provides many well written software and web development tutorials. Here are their Access 2003 Tutorials that will teach you virtually every topic of Access you need to know and use. The following application and database topics are explained by these Access tutorials: Basic features; Create, Open, and Close a Database; Creating Tables; Modifying Tables; Field Properties; Relationships; Queries; Summery Queries; Cross Reference Queries; Action Queries; Forms; and Reports. Also included below are several video Access tutorials.

1. Basic elements of Access2003
2. Create, open, and close a database
3. Creating datatables.
4. Modifying datatables

5. Properties of the fields
6. Relationships
7. Queries
8. Summery queries

9. Cross reference queries
10. Action queries
11. Forms
12. Reports

 

   


 

3) The Best New Free Training Sites for Flash, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, FrontPage, and other Adobe and Macromedia Applications


Flash 8 Tutorials

Teacherclick.com provides many well written web design and development tutorials. Here are their Flash 8 Tutorials teaching you virtually every feature you will need to know and use for Flash 8. The following Flash topics are covered and taught by these tutorials: Animations, Working Environment, Drawing, Texts, Sounds, Objects, Layers, Symbols, Graphics, Movie Clips, Buttons, Movement Animations, Form Transformations, Effects on Animations, Generating and Publishing Movies, and ActionScript 2. Also included here are several  video Flash tutorials.

1. Introduction
2. My first Flash Animation
3. Working Environment
4. Drawing
5. Working with Texts
6. Sounds

7. Working with Objects
8. Layers
9. Symbols
10. Graphics
11. Movie Clips
12. Button

13. Movement Animations
14. Form Transformations
15. Effects on Animations
16. Generating and Publishing Movies
17. Introduction to ActionScript 2.
18. Examples of Use of the ActionScript 2.

 



3 Best Flash Tutorials from Sitepoint.com

Here are the 3 best Flash Tutorials from Sitepoint.com, a very well written web development and design tutorial site with a well informed community. The first one shows you how to create Flex 2 Rich Internet Applications using Flash, The second one teaches how to create the most efficient structure for your Flash site. And the third one demonstrates using Flash on imported vector graphics created in Illustrator, and then using them in Director.


Flex 2: Rich Internet Applications using Flash

Flex 2 is a set of totally free technologies that come together to provide you a great development framework for building cross-platform Rich Internet Applications. Flash is one of the pieces that make up Flex, and the framework runs on the Flash Player. Flex applications, like Ajax applications, feel much more responsive than traditional web pages, because a new page is not loaded each time an action is done by the user. 

This Flex 2 tutorial shows and teaches you how to develop a simple Flash application. It demonstrates the simplicity of building cross-platform web applications using Flex 2. The Flex 2 SDK, used to build and deploy Flex applications, and the Flex Data Services 2 Express edition can both be downloaded for free. The Flex 2 SDK provides a compiler and a command-line debugger.


The Best Structure for your Flash Site

Many Flash developers have issues when trying to structure their web site within Flash. When Flash is opened, a blank canvas appears, and a single layer with multiple blank frames displays, waiting to be used. There's little guidance on how to proceed, and many different directions that be taken. Many users become confused on how to proceed. The author says that over 90% of the Flash sites he's seen are not structured efficiently. 

This Flash tutorial shows you how to structure your Flash enabled web site. It shows you how to set up your Flash site with Keyframes, ActionScript and MovieClips, and controlling the Flash playhead. Using well thought out structure will give you site a faster loading time, and make it simplier to update and manage.


Illustrator for Flash and Director

This tutorial will show you how to use Illustrator to create vector graphics that can be exported as SWFs and then imported into Flash. Then you will see how to use Flash to import the vector graphics into Director. You will draw a cool looking vector graphic in Illustrator, get it into and build it in Flash, and then import and use it in Director.

 



Photoshop Tutorials from Iowa State University

These Photoshop Tutorials are hosted by The College of Design at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. The tutorials teach you how to use Photoshop and are grouped into three areas: Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced. A page describing Photoshop's tools is also provided. This site's aim is to provide you the understanding that you need to start or further developing your Photoshop skills.


Basic Level Tutorials

Use these Photoshop tutorials to start learning how to use Photoshop, and to refresh your Photoshop skills.

Intermediate Level Tutorials

These intermediate Photoshop tutorials show you how to create complex images, cell animations, backgrounds, banners, and buttons.

Advanced Tutorials 

Once you've used Photoshop for a while, you can move forward to learn more advanced image creation and editing techniques.

 



Dreamweaver 8 Tutorials

Teacherclick.com hosts lots of excellent web development training tutorials. Below are their Dreamweaver 8 Tutorials that demonstrate and explain all of thet functional areas of Dreamweaver. The following features and topics are detailed and taught by these Dreamweaver tutorials: Basic features; The Dreamweaver Interface; Defining a Site; Working with Text; Establishing Web Links; Inserting Images; Setting up Tables; Using Frames; Interactive Forms; Adding Multimedia Elements; Using Dreamweaver Templates; Working with Layers; Using Behaviors; and HTML with Dreamweaver. Also included below are several video Dreamweaver tutorials.

1. Dreamweaver 8 Basics
2. The Dreamweaver Interface
3. Defining a Site
4. Working with Text
5. Establishing Web Links

6. Inserting Images
7. Setting up Tables
8. Using Frames
9. Interactive Forms
10. Adding Multimedia Elements

11. Using Dreamweaver Templates
12. Working with Layers
13. Using Behaviors
14. Other features
15. HTML and Dreamweaver

 



Fireworks 8 Tutorials from In Pictures

In Pictures has just posted new online tutorials covering many features of Adobe Fireworks 8. These free Fireworks tutorials will teach  you the how to develop and create Web graphics and art work using Fireworks. These tutorials are based on screen shots and are constucted in a way that makes it easier to understand and practice the software functions being taught.

First page of the Fireworks 8 Tutorial

Fireworks Basics

Formatting Graphics

Creating Graphics

Enhancing Graphics

 



9 Microsoft FrontPage Tutorials

Towson University hosts the following 9 Microsoft FrontPage Tutorials. These FrontPage tutorials will instruct you on using several basic and advanced features of FrontPage, including: clip art, pictures, tables, links, web publishing, direct web editing, restricting web page access, forms, behaviors, and web components. By using these tutorials, you can significantly increase your knowledge and skillset of FrontPage. All but the first tutorial are in pdf format. 


FrontPage Basics Video Tutorial
Explains, with sound, opening a FrontPage Web site and adding web objects such as clip art, pictures, tables and links.

FrontPage 2003 Basics
This tutorial explaings many of FrontPage's fundamental features to create Web pages.

Web Publishing Pitfalls
Learn about the most common Web publishing problems what to do to avoid them with FrontPage.

Safe Practices for Direct Web Editing
This tutorial explains how to perform direct Web site editing using FrontPage.

Restricting Access to a FrontPage Web site on Pages
This tutorial gives a detailed demonstration on how to set up restricted access to a Web site using FrontPage.

FrontPage 2003 Online Forms
Describes how to insert online forms with FrontPage 2003.

FrontPage 2003 Web Components
Understand how to use FrontPage's Web Components feature, with tools such as Dynamic Effects, Hit Counters, Photo Gallery, Spreadsheets and charts, weather and more.

FrontPage 2003 Behaviors
Using this FrontPage tutorial, you will learn how to add "Behaviors" - scripting options that add interactivity and functionality to objects on your Web page.

FrontPage 2003 FAQ
Here are answers to five Frequently Asked Questions that come up when using FrontPage.



 





4) The Best New Free Web Development Training Sites

 


75 CSS Tutorials, How Tos, and FAQs

Here are 75 Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Tutorials, How Tos, and FAQs from dev.fyicenter.com. These provide good CSS introductory knowledge and also will help experienced Web developers with CSS topics such as HTML formatting models, multiple element formatting rules, and Web page layouts and background images . Use these pages to help increase your CSS skillset and to understand CSS coding better from both design and best practices perspectives. Each of the following entries numbered below answers a commonly asked question about CSS web development and programming and many provide exercises to help your CSS training.


CSS Tutorials - Introduction To CSS Basics

21 Tutorials, How Tos, and FAQs on CSS fundamentals and functionality. By going through these you will understand the following: CSS syntax basics, contextual, class, and id selectors, CSS cascading order rules, grouping CSS definitions, browswer default CSS definitions


CSS Tutorials - HTML Formatting Model: Block, Inline and Floating Elements

21 Tutorials, How Tos, and FAQs on HTML formatting models. Specifically, these will teach you the following: block and inline elements, specifying padding spaces and margins, specifying border width and color, transparent and non-transparent backgrounds, positioning background images, line boxes and text paragraphs, setting line height.


CSS Tutorials - Understanding Multiple Element Formatting Rules

15 Tutorials, How Tos, and FAQs on understanding multiple element formatting rules. Learn the following CSS functionality: stacking and nesting block elements, aligning in-line elements, floating block elements, collapsing margins between elements, balancing widths and heights with parent elements, collapsing white spaces.


CSS Tutorials - Page Layout and Background Image Design


18 Tutorials, How Tos, and FAQs on designing Web page layouts and background images. These cover and demonstrate the following CSS topics: screen and browser resolutions, setting Web page width in absolute and relative length units, setting images and font sizes in relative length units, adding multiple background images.

 



Developing Web Applications with MySQL and PHP

This learning session, from the Georgia Institute of Technology, shows how to use the MySQL database and PHP web scripting to quickly and cheaply program and build a content management system, URL reference database, and web-based information portal for a real-world library application. This training session covers working modules, provides development resources and gives you a practical understanding of web development with these tools.

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Handout - View/Open
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Discussion - View/Ope
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Power Point Presentation - View/Open
2308Kb, Powerpoint format

 



MySQL Basics Tutorials

This is a a sneak preview of the new MySQL Basics training section at the In Pictures web site. It is specifically aimed at non-programmers and addresses the need for basic training tutorials covering the popular open-source MySQL database and its use in web site development and programming. It was edited by non-programmers and anything that they did not understand was removed or reworded in a clear fashion. These MySQL tutorials can also be used as a reference on how to do specific tasks using MySQL. Two more tutorials on Perl and PHP, the most widely-used Web programming languages, will be released by In Pictures in the next few weeks. The site editors hope they'll give non-programmers a basic understanding of the fundamental concepts upon which Web server programs are based.

Begin the MySQL Basics Tutorial >>

Getting Started

Administering Databases

Working with Tables

Queries

Security

Web


 





5) The Best New Free Windows, Linux, Hardware and General Computer Training Sites

 

Windows XP Tutorials from Teacherclick.com

1. New elements in WindowsXP
2. Basic concepts
3. The Desktop
4. Windows Explorer
5. Searching
6. Recycle Bin
7. Configuring the monitor
8. Configuring the mouse
9. Adding or deleteing software
10. Adding new hardware
11. Configuring the printer
12. System tools
13. Scheduled Tasks
14. Windows Media Player
15. Help from Windows


Windows XP Video Tutorials

3. How to create a shortcut
4. Types of views of the Windows Explorer
5. How to search for files
6. How to use the Recycle Bin
7. Changing the appearance of the screen
8. Configuring the mouse
9. Adding and deleting Windows components
10. Hardware Information
11. Printer properties
12. Software information
13. Creating a programmed task
14. Windows Media Player
15. Getting Help


Step by step Exercises for Windows XP

3. Creating a shortcut
3. Changing the date and time
3. Adding or removing a tool bar
4. Creating and deleting a folder
4. Copying and moving folders
4. Organizing folders
5. Searching for files and folders
5. Searching for equipment
5. Searching for people
6. Restoring files and folders
6. Deleting files or folders from the Recycle Bin

6. Emptying the Recycle Bin
7. The screen background or wallpaper
7. The screen saver
7.The screen configuration
8. The mouse buttons
8. The mouse pointer
8. Pointer options
9. Adding or removing Windows components
10. Installing programs for Windows

 



Windows Help and Tips from Wellesley College

Windows XP Professional:

Windows 2000:

Security Issues:


 




6) Software, Office and Computer Sites and Downloads Worth Mentioning

The following programs are totally Free, no popups, adware, spyware, or shareware.


VSO DivxToDVD 0.5.2b

DivxToDVD converts movie files from a wide range of formats (AVI, XVID, MPEG, and DIVX) to compliant DVD formats (VOB and IFO). Once in the compliant format, they can be burned using CopyToDVD and then you can watch them using a DVD Player.
Download (2416 KB)

 



Tomahawk PDF+ 2.7.2

Tomahawk PDF+ is a complete PDF file creation suite for your desktop or laptop computer. It also works as an editor for rtf, txt, and other file formats.
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(2606 KB)

 



EzVoice 1.1

EzVoice is a full-featured software program providing you home voice mail and an answering machine. It runs on your PC and answers your phone calls when you're out.
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Hilitext 1.1

At your command, Hilitext highlights all instances of specific words, phrases etc. in your web pages, e-mail messages or other documents. Its aim is to help you become more efficient at finding and seaching for specific information in your documents. 
Download (730 KB)

 



Budgie 1.6

This is a software suite that provides a contacts manager, a word processor, a database manager, a spreadsheet tool, an e-mail manager, an image editing tool, a scheduling utility, a ZIP manager, and a fax manager. It can be utilized stand-alone, or you can make it an add-on to MS Office. 
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7) Question of the Month about Software Training:

Each month Jeff Love will answer a current or important question that we have received about computer and software training.


February 2007 Question of the Month: 

Is there a way to try out Microsoft Office 2007 for free before I commit to purchase it?

Answer:

Yes, there are actually 2 methods to try out Ofice 2007 for free. Here they are.

Method #1: Free Downloads of Office 2007

You can try out for 60 days your choice of applications from the Microsoft Office 2007 free trial page. These free trial downloads have the same features and functionality as the paid versions of Office 2007. Free registration is required.


Method #2: Free Office 2007 Online Test Drive

You can try out and test using Office 2007 in an online mode, which does not require any software installation or downloads. This is the quickest way to check out all of Office 2007's applications, including Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Powerpoint, Publisher, and Visio. With this web-based test drive, you can try out all of the feature upgrades for all Office applications.All you need is Internet Explorer as your web browser (saving and printing are not available).


I hope this helps you.

Jeff Love
Site Editor
EducationOnlineForComputers.com

 




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