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Academic Technology Launchpad: Windows / PCs

Quick Guide to computer and academic technology resources for students.

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Campus Windows Computers

Most campus computers and virtual desktops have Windows 10 and Office 2016

All our libraries have  laptops available for student use in the libraries.

eBooks and Tutorials

A few sample Windows titles from our Safari e-books collection

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cover artWindows 7 Simplified by: Paul McFedries

cover artVisual QuickStart Guide: Microsoft Windows 7 by: Chris Fehily

Madison College Resources and Computer Labs

Personal Computers

Save and Backup

fileway logoSave your work early and often, and backup your files. 

Save to your network H drive or Home Directory, a USB drive, and/or email a copy to yourself.

Do Not save to the hard drive or desktop of a campus computer. Your work will not be saved.