6.2. Using Operating Systems
In this section, we will look at the Microsoft GUI from the ground up, beginning with a detailed look at its key components and ending with an exploration of basic tasks common across Windows Vista, XP, and 2000. The following general topics will be covered:
Windows GUI components
My Network Places
The command prompt
The Windows Registry
File and disk management
The Windows GUI has been incredibly successful since its debut. All Microsoft operating system GUIs share features, but they also have differences.
For the A+ Essentials exam, you'll need to know various aspects of the GUI interface for the Windows Vista, Windows XP, and Windows 2000. operating ...