Module 1: Operating Systems

This module introduces learners to computer operating systems, with a strong emphasis on command line usage. The first half focuses on Linux, guiding learners through using a CentOS LiveCD in VMware Player and teaching important concepts and commands. The second half focuses on Windows, particularly Windows 7, and covers important topics that all advanced computer users should know.


VMware Installation and Configuration

OS Background & Building the Linux VM

Core Commands

Users and Groups

Applications and Services

Files and Permissions

Installing Software


Virtual Machine Installation

Patching & Updating Windows

Command Line Basics

Users and Groups

Policies and Credential Storage

Networking and Sharing

Services and Processes

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