Managing Files

Dive deeper into the details of file management and manipulation.

4 videos  //  18 minutes of training

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Course description

Thousands of files will pass through your hands in your lifetime. In this course, you’ll explore the details of files and file management: the tools used to manage files in various operating systems, the different types of file manipulation and the importance of keeping safe backups.

Course syllabus

File Management ToolsDuration: 2:00

In this episode, Scott describes the tools used for file management in a variety of operating systems.

File ManipulationDuration: 5:46

In this episode, Scott explains variations of moving, copying, adding and deleting files.

BackupsDuration: 3:04

In this episode, Scott explores strategies and tools for backing up important data.

Ask Me Anything About Managing FilesDuration: 7:38

In this episode, Scott talks about losing data and hotkeys.

Meet the author

Scott Jernigan

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Scott Jernigan is editor-in-chief for Total Seminars, a provider of PC and network repair seminars, books, videos and courseware for thousands of organizations. Scott has been involved in the computer, network and IT industry since 1996 as a technician, instructor, editor, author and speaker.

Scott has written, edited, and contributed to dozens of books on computer literacy, hardware, operating systems, networking and certification. His latest book is Computer Literacy: Your Ticket to IC3 Certification. Scott co-authored the best-selling CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, the Mike Meyers A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs and the CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals All-in-One Exam Guide. Scott has taught computer classes all over the U.S., including stints at the United Nations and the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia. 

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