Internet Explorer 7 Courseware

Training materials for Microsoft Internet Explorer 7

Foundation Level Training Course


Training Course Outline



  •     World Wide Web (WWW) vs. the Internet
  •     HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
  •     URL (Uniform Resource Locator)
  •     Hyperlinks
  •     ISP (Internet Service Provider)
  •     FTP (File Transfer Protocol)
  •     Web sites and URLs
  •     Web Browser
  •     Cookies
  •     Internet cache


  •     Opening the Microsoft Internet Explorer program
  •     Viewing a particular Web site
  •     Minimizing, maximizing, restoring and closing icons
  •     Zoom
  •     Hyperlinks
  •     Navigating through Web sites
  •     Back and Forward buttons
  •     Forcing a Web page to display within a new window
  •     Forcing a Web page to display within a new tab
  •     Switching Between Tabs
  •     Quick Tabs
  •     Tab List
  •     Closing a Tab
  •     Stop button
  •     Refreshing Web pages
  •     Internet Explorer icons
  •     Copying a picture from a Web site page
  •     Saving a picture on a Web page as a picture file
  •     Copying a Web address to a document
  •     Saving a Web page
  •     Downloading files from a Web page
  •     Adobe Acrobat files


  •     Search Engines
  •     Searching using Instant Search
  •     Searching using the Address Bar
  •     Adding new search engines
  •     Temporarily changing the search engine
  •     Changing the default search engine
  •     Search Engine Web sites
  •     Using keywords and phrases
  •     Don’t use a single search word!
  •     Using + and ” symbols to narrow your search


  •     Displaying Help
  •     Help Demos
  •     Browsing for Help
  •     Asking for help
  •     Printing Help sheets


  •     Setting your Home Page (i.e. opening page)
  •     Setting multiple Home Pages
  •     Revisiting Web pages via the address bar
  •     Displaying your viewing history
  •     Deleting a history item
  •     Deleting the entire browsing history and temporary files
  •     Customizing history options
  •     Adding a Web page to your favorites
  •     Opening a favorite (bookmark)
  •     Creating a new favorites folder
  •     Moving a favorite to a folder
  •     Renaming a bookmark
  •     Deleting a bookmark
  •     Adding a Web page to a specified bookmark folder
  •     Toolbars
  •     Disabling picture display
  •     Setting your Default Browser
  •     Installing Add-ons


  •     What are feeds?
  •     Viewing Web pages containing feeds
  •     Subscribing to feeds
  •     Viewing subscribed feeds
  •     Unsubscribing from Feeds


  •     Web based forms
  •     Protected sites
  •     Digital certificates
  •     Encryption
  •     The dangers of surfing!
  •     Protecting your credit cards
  •     Firewalls
  •     Pop-Up Blocking
  •     Information Bar
  •     Phishing Filter
  •     Parental Filtering
  •     Windows Update


  •     Previewing Web pages
  •     Page Setup
  •     Printing the entire Web page
  •     Printing a selected area on a Web page
  •     Printing selected frames within a framed Web site