Free guides to get online

Free guides to get online

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Here is an extensive collection of free learning guides to help you with using computers and the internet.

Created by Digital Unite, the digital learning experts, the easy-to-use guides are ideal for improving your own confidence and skills.

Whether you’d like to improve your computer skills, emailing, use of the internet or generally to boost your digital confidence, these simple guides are here to help. They are printer friendly too! Click any icon below to view a free guide on the subject of your choice.

Computer basics
It's easier to get to grips with computers than a lot of people think. Here's how to get started.

Creating documents
Easy-to-follow guides on using Microsoft Office programs.

Email & Skype
Staying in touch has never been easier or cheaper. These easy-to-follow guides will help you take advantage.

Using the internet
These guides will give you all the tools you need to become a confident internet user, surfing the web with aplomb.

Hobbies & interests
Find out just how easy it is to make the most of the many exciting, fun and useful things that the internet has to offer.

Music & audio
Music, audiobooks - you name it, it's all on the internet and really easy to get hold of and download. Here's how.

Smartphones & tablets
Powerful, convenient and multi-purpose, smartphones and tablets are the two key players in the fast-growing world of mobile computers.

TV & video
It’s now possible to watch TV programmes you’ve missed and films you thought you’d never find again – all online. These guides explain.

Social networking & blogs
We’ll show you how to get involved in these exciting, fun and flexible forms of social media.

Digital photography
There are so many great ways to store, edit and share photos – our guides will show you how.

Internet security
These essential guides detail the simple rules for staying safe online.

Shopping & banking
The chores that used to mean a trip in the car can now be done from a chair, with a cup of tea by your side.

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