The Absolute Minimum
This chapter gave you a lot of background about Windows and the other software programs installed on your PC system. Here are the key points to remember:
You use Windows to manage your computer system and run your software programs.
Most functions in Windows are activated by clicking or double-clicking an icon or a button.
All the programs and accessories on your system are accessed via the Start menu, which you display by clicking the Start button.
Use My Computer to manage the main components of your system.
Use My Documents to manage your document files and folders.
Use the Control Panel to manage Windows' configuration settings.
When you can't figure out how to do something, click the Start button and select Help and Support.