So you have just unpacked and turned on your new computer.
First follow the instructions on the computer screen until you get to the Windows Home Page.
Check the time and date on the computer
Run Windows update until they are done
Run PC Decrapifier to get rid of all the preinstalled software / trials and pre loaded security software such as Norton or McAfee that you will never use and that just slows down your computer
Open Windows Explorer and turn off the hiding of file extensions and make hidden files visible.
Go to folder options
Click on the " Show hidden files, folders and drives "
The printer drivers offered with Windows 7 are quiet good so again it is , plug and play.
You can then begin installing your software.