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College of Charleston (Communications)
My name is Ashton. I've been providing computer instruction for several years now. I can teach you everything you need to know about the various Microsoft operating systems like Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP, as well as Apple's OSX. I am proficient at MS Word, PowerPoint, Open Office, Adobe Photoshop and many other programs. I will be happy to give you the benefit of any expertise I have in computer technology, both hardware or software. My name is Ashton. I've been providing computer instruction for several years now. I can teach you everything you need to know about the various Microsoft operating systems like Windows 8, 7, Vista and XP, as well as Apple's OSX. I… Read more
Ashton not only knows his subjects — in my case, computers — but he is a very personable and pleasant young man. His explanations were clear, he was very patient, and he is an excellent teacher. Based on the success of my first session, I plan to continue my tutoring sessions with him.
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My first PC back in 1994 was an MS DOS computer. I've worked with that OS for many decades. I still run DOS on one of my systems, for legacy applications. I have constructed a recreation of my old machine, complete with all the old DOS applications and even a functioning Win 3.1 shell. Free software allows for integration with my current generation hardware.
I've been using Macintosh computers my whole life, some of the very first machines I used were Macs. I'm familiar with OSX Tiger, Leopard and Lion. I have, at various times, been called on to repair these devices, and set them up after purchase. My current Mac system is a 2008 Macbook Pro.
I studied video production at the College of Charleston as part of my Communications degree. This course required me to help run the camera during a broadcast of the college's weekly sports show. I also produced and edited a student film, which was displayed by the professor for many years after my graduation as an example of technique.
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