Understanding operating systems

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An operating system is the most important software on your computer and there are many different types such as Windows, Mac and Linux - here's some useful information.


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You may also want to get to know your way around your Operating System. Here we have chosen two of the most common - Windows and Mac:

Windows Basics

Mac Basics


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Understanding Operating Systems   

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