2. Mouse Basics

In this lesson, you will visit the Learn My Way website and take a free online lesson. You will learn how to hold the mouse and use it to get around the computer. Take your time. Read through all the instructions.


Remember : you may print a copy of the lesson before you begin.



Left-click this link Learn My Way to open the website.


Read the introduction, and then left-click on Start Using a mouse.

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A small window will appear on your computer screen that looks like this.

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We recommend that you select Turn audio on. Then click the Start button.

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There are five mouse sections. Select the first one, Mouse basics, by clicking the small circle.

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The Next button will guide you through the lesson.


When you reach page 3 of Mouse basics section, click on each mouse type to learn about each one.


When you come to the end of the Mouse basics section, the Next button will return you to the main menu. Select the next section Using the mouse: the click factor and continue learning!


When you finish all five sections, close the small lesson window.

Congratulations! You finished the Mouse Basics lesson!

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