See how to navigate through the world of desktop Linux and how to use free office productivity, multimedia, and Internet software packages included with Linux. In addition, see how to use your Linux desktop to access the Internet to browse Websites, download files, chat with friends, and work with e-mail. This course requires that you have a basic knowledge of using Windows or Macintosh and are comfortable with working in a graphical Personal Computer (PC) environment. You must have a Personal Computers (PC) available to run the Simply MRPIS, Version 6.5 Linux Operating System either from the hard disk or from a live Compact Disk (CD). That PC must meet the minimum requirements for the Simply MRPIS version 6.5 Linux distribution: A PC with an Intel Pentium or equivalent processor, a bootable CD ROM drive, at least 2GB hard drive, and at least 54MB of RAM. If you have a dial-up Internet connection, you can order the Simply MRPIS version 6.5 CD for a minimal cost of approximately $15.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes