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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

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.

Dec 27, 2020

This course was very informative and challenging. I really appreciate the way the course was put together. It would be ore helpful if the links to the readings were from material other than Wikipedia.

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By DeMarco S W

Oct 23, 2018

Not as fun as the previous course, but very informative.

By Am l

Nov 2, 2020

Qwiklabs are not working , causing delay , please check


Jul 27, 2021

week 1 and 2 are way to long and need to break up more


Aug 29, 2021

all the labs seemed to have something wrong with them

By Alexander J S

Dec 4, 2019

Week 6 was very confusing with the commands for Linux

By Diana C

Mar 19, 2018

The labs were too glitchy and never scored properly.

By Madi T

Dec 14, 2021

Materials need updates. Exercises lack instruction.

By Meghan H

Feb 2, 2021

The course was insightful and frustrating at times.

By Joshua R

Oct 6, 2019

I had a really really really hard time with linux

By Yeongjae J

Sep 1, 2019

The explanation about Linux operating is lacking.

By Anthony R B

Aug 26, 2019

Labs were a bit funky but the help team is prompt

By Harry o p

Jul 31, 2018

The labs have been very frustrating due to errors

By Vladimir R

Feb 23, 2018

Labs may be improved when the score is assigned

By Ahmed F

Jan 6, 2022

Good contents, but need to be more organized.

By Nick F

Dec 29, 2021

Labs were glitchy and not great instructions

By Fung

Jun 18, 2018

Lab make me crazy. Have to try many times.

By Tom R

Sep 10, 2020

windows part was good, linux not to much.

By Brian D

Oct 13, 2021

Week 6 tests need clearer Instructions.

By Jesse C

Jan 18, 2020

Week 6 graded lab for linux wasnt great

By Nuril F R

Mar 12, 2021

buggy, laggy qwiklabs ruins everything

By Roberto A

Mar 10, 2021

The assessment method can be improved.

By Lacorey C

Aug 20, 2020

little to much going on in that course

By Kenna S

Mar 17, 2019

the labs need to be more user friendly

By Wenya F

Mar 16, 2018

lab experience was really frustrating

By Mark H

Feb 13, 2018

I had problems with some of the labs.