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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 Satwik D

Dec 29, 2020

Perfect for its kind! Very good, rigorous.

By Snehal P

Dec 16, 2020

Oohh.. Finally, I completed. Thanks a lot.


Nov 7, 2020

we can learn how to mont lunix and windows

By Aimy N B M Y

Oct 29, 2020

crucial course of becoming IT Tech support


Sep 21, 2020

Its very, very beautifull. I am so exiting

By Bhavesh K

Jul 24, 2020

Maza aaya. Its been al really too awesome!

By Christopher S

Jun 21, 2020

this course was great. I've learned a lot!

By Dev K

Jun 16, 2020

great course for learning deeply about os.

By Daniel N A D

Jun 13, 2020

Excellent course, i loved every bit of it.

By Lautaro F

Jun 8, 2020

Se hizo muy llevadero y muy bien explicado

By Samuel A

Apr 17, 2020

It was a amazing experience with Coursera!

By Remy R

Sep 27, 2019

it made me think how powerful commands are

By Branly F L

Jul 5, 2019

Thanks Cindy, you did great.

God Bless you.

By Marcos S

Aug 20, 2018

Nice intro to Linux, Bash, and PowerShell.

By Jamie H

Jun 7, 2018

Learned so much and also had a lot of fun.

By Brad D

May 16, 2018

Very solid overview of OS troubleshooting.


Jul 16, 2021

Great Explanations from Cindy Mam, Thanks

By Aldo

Jul 1, 2021


By Damilola A

Jun 21, 2021

interesting course but with determination

By Ray G L G

Jan 30, 2021

Thank you for your guidance, thanks a lot

By William L

Oct 29, 2020

I'm feeling so knowledgeable, i want more

By William I

Oct 26, 2020

Thank you, Cindy, for a fantastic course.

By firsta r d

Sep 27, 2020

greatly improve my experience, thank you!

By Adrienne F P

Aug 16, 2020

hard assignments put well worth it passed

By Ronnie E

Jun 27, 2020

This was great. I like the lab exercises.