In this module, you will learn essential information to help you master using the internet, selecting and using web browsers, and using email. The links on this page will open in a new tab/window.
These guides will help you familiarize yourself with some of the basics of the internet.
Email is the most common method of communication on the internet. These guides will help you learn some of the basics of using email.
Finding reliable and trustworthy information on the internet can be difficult. These guides should help you to find what you want and to verify that the information can be trusted.
Web browsers are software used to view webpages. Below are guides to some of the most popular web browsers. Most websites are designed to work in Chrome or Firefox, so if a website does not work in one, try the other.
Chrome is a free web browser developed by Google. Click here to download Chrome.
These guides will familiarize you with using this browser.
Firefox is a web browser developed by Mozilla and is available for download for free on the Firefox website. These guides will familiarize you with this browser.
Internet Explorer is a free browser pre-installed with Windows computers running the Windows 7 operating system and older. These guides will familiarize you with using this browser.
Note: Internet Explorer has been replaced with Microsoft Edge in computers running the Windows 10 operating system. If you are using Windows 10 please refer to the Microsoft Edge tab above.
Microsoft Edge is a browser developed by Microsoft for the release of Windows 10, and comes pre-installed with that operating system. These guides will familiarize you with using this browser.