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About the Course

In this course -- through a combination of video lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on practice -- you’ll learn about the main components of an operating system and how to perform critical tasks like managing software and users, and configuring hardware. By the end of this course you’ll be able to: ● navigate the Windows and Linux filesystems using a graphical user interface and command line interpreter ● set up users, groups, and permissions for account access ● install, configure, and remove software on the Windows and Linux operating systems ● configure disk partitions and filesystems ● understand how system processes work and how to manage them ● work with system logs and remote connection tools ● utilize operating system knowledge to troubleshoot common issues in an IT Support Specialist role...

Top reviews

Nov 27, 2021

Great course, lots of very challenging and useful information. You'll learn about Linux and some of the inner workings of Windows, plus lots of tools and programs that are really useful. Great course!

Apr 1, 2019

This is my most favorite module module, especially the Linux, which is my all time favorite OS ever enjoy learning, working Programing, and configuring, and will continue enjoying til the end of time.

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By Wencill G

Apr 21, 2018

It was challenging in mounting disks in Linux

By Mohammed o

Sep 12, 2021

g​reat to have an exprience over this course

By Amin E

Jan 16, 2021

it's just very fun and lot of info I love it

By mojgan n

Aug 14, 2020

I think more example and explanation needed

By Mohamed K

Sep 19, 2019

Tough course, but well worth it in the end!

By Jaclyn M

Mar 1, 2018

Learned some good Linux commands. Thanks!

By Jay R K

Nov 14, 2021

Very informative & skill enhancing course

By Mark G

May 22, 2020

A lot to learn and a fun way to learn it.


Aug 1, 2018

Its really verbose, but very informative.

By John M P

Jun 24, 2019

I think this was put together very well!

By Kevin T

Mar 30, 2018

The labs can be a little more responsive

By Deleted A

Aug 8, 2019

it was hard but after a while succeded

By Stephen M C

Nov 18, 2018

Very tough course. Will have to repeat.

By Brock A U

Feb 28, 2018

Great Challenge! Extremely Informative!

By John S

Feb 22, 2018

The Windows labs have lots of glitches.

By Ndayishimiye j m v

Mar 24, 2021

course was has great improvement in OS

By Gede P P

Mar 12, 2021

For week 6, there is buggy in qwiklabs

By Richard C

Dec 7, 2020

Very interesting course. Learnt a lot.


Aug 8, 2020

Its already helping me a lot in my job

By Bobby Y L

Aug 4, 2020


By Karl S

Mar 27, 2021

I would have liked a bit more theory.

By Valentina C A

Oct 25, 2020

sufrí mucho con linux , pero lo logre

By Andrea M

Oct 16, 2020

Enjoyed this course, very informative

By Craig W

Apr 10, 2019

Good material, labs were a bit buggy.

By Eduardo M

May 9, 2018

wish there was more hands on lab work