Welcome to OLLI’s Easy WordPress Websites at Duke University!
You can navigate through a website.
You should also be comfortable in using your mouse or equivalent device to drag and drop elements such as images, icons, text.
You are comfortable in doing copy-and-paste to copy information from one place to another.
You know how your picture and images are stored on your computer, and how to find them, and copy them to another place.
You know how to look in a folder to find a file or image or document.You are able to work on text documents in some word processor (e.g. Microsoft Word, Apple’s xxx, Googles xxxxx, LibreOffice or equivalent).
You understand how to use a web browser (e.g. Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Apple’s Safari, Google’s Chrome, Firefox, or equivalent).
You can use tabs within the web browser, open up a new tab, move from tab to tab.You have a working email account.
You have a home computer or laptop with access to the Internet. It is possible to use a tablet like an iPad if you are willing to put in some extra time to figure out the differences between a tablet and fa laptop or desktop.
There are 12 Apple iMac computers in lab.
Each time you turn on a computer you will be given the option to use the Mac operating system or the Windows operating system.
You must sign in with a user name and password.
The user name is different depending on which operating system you use.
Please SHUTDOWN your lab computer when you are finished using it for class.