Installing, Configuring, and Maintaining Windows 10 Course Details:

In this course, you will gain the knowledge and skills required to install and configure Windows 10 desktops and devices in a Windows Server domain corporate environment. You will learn how to configure local and remote network connectivity and storage, explore how to configure data security, device security, and network security. In addition you will discover how to maintain, update, and recover Windows 10. 

This course incorporates material from the following Official Microsoft Learning Products: 

  • 20697-1: Implementing and Managing Windows 10 (M20697-1)
  • 20698: Installing and Configuring Windows 10 (M20698)

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1. Installing Windows 10

  • Overview of Windows 10
  • Planning Your Windows 10 Deployment
  • Installing and Deploying Windows 10
  • Upgrading to Windows 10
  • Windows 10 Installation Maintenance
  • Managing Volume Activation

2. Performing Post-Installation Configuration

  • Overview of Management Tools
  • Customizing the User Interface
  • Managing Devices, Device Drivers, and Services
  • Configuring Features, Mobility, and Power Options
  • Overview of Client Hyper-V

3. Implementing Networking

  • Homegroups, Workgroups, and Domains
  • Configuring IPv4 Network Connectivity
  • Configuring IPv6 Network Connectivity
  • Implementing Name Resolution
  • Troubleshooting Network Connectivity
  • Implementing Wireless Network Connectivity

4. Implementing Network Security

  • Implementing Windows Defender Firewall
  • Connection Security Rules
  • Implementing Windows Defender Antivirus

5. Managing Windows 10 with Group Policy

  • Overview of Group Policy
  • Configuring Windows 10 Devices with GPOs

6. Managing Files and Printers

  • Overview of File Systems
  • Configuring and Managing File Access
  • Configuring and Managing Shared Folders
  • Work Folders
  • Managing Printers

7. Managing Apps in Windows 10

  • Overview of Providing Apps to Users
  • The Microsoft Store
  • Web Browers

8. Configuring your device

  • Overview of the tools you can use to configure Windows 10
  • Common configuration options
  • Using OneDrive

9: Managing Data Security

  • Overview of Data-Related Security Threats
  • Securing Data with EFS
  • Implementing and Managing BitLocker

10. Managing Storage

  • Overview of Storage options
  • Managing disks, partitions, and volumes
  • Maintaining disks and volumes
  • Maintaining storage spaces

11. Implementing Remote Connectivity

  • Overview of remote connectivity options
  • Implementing VPNs
  • Implementing Direct Access

12. Securing Windows 10

  • Managing User Accounts
  • Configuring UAC
  • Implementing and Managing Bitlocker

13. Maintaining Windows 10

  • Updating Windows
  • Monitoring Windows 10
  • Optimizing Performance

14. Troubleshooting and recoveriy Managing devices and Drivers

  • Recovering Files
  • Recovering Devices

*Please Note: Course Outline is subject to change without notice. Exact course outline will be provided at time of registration.
  • Install Windows 10
  • Configure a device running Windows 10
  • Configure network connectivity for a Windows 10 device
  • Manage storage in Windows 10
  • Manage folders and printers
  • Manage data and device security
  • Implement Windows 10 features to improve network security
  • Monitor and update Windows 10 devices
  • Restore files, roll back drivers, and recover Windows 10 devices
  • Manage user profiles and user state virtualization
  • Manage Windows 10 sign-in and identity
  • Manage desktop and application settings by using Group Policy
  • Implement remote access solutions

Lab 1: Upgrading to Windows 10

Lab 2: Maintaining a Windows 10 Installation with Windows ICD

Lab 3: Managing Devices

Lab 4: Configuring Features and Power Options

Lab 5: Implementing Network Connections

Lab 6: Troubleshooting Network Connections

Lab 7: Implementing Network Security

Lab 8: Configuring Group Policy Objects and Settings

Lab 9: Configuring and Managing Permissions and Shares

Lab 10: Installing and Managing a Printer

Lab 11: Installing and Updating Apps from the Microsoft Store

Lab 12: Configuring Windows 10 Web Browsers

Lab 13: Configuring Windows 10

Lab 14: Synchronizing settings with OneDrive

Lab 15: Managing Data Security

Lab 16: Managing Storage

Lab 17: Implementing a VPN

Lab 18: Configuring User Accounts

Lab 19: Managing Data Security

Lab 20: Maintaining Windows 10

Lab 21:  Troubleshooting and Recovery

  • At least two years of experience in the IT field
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals, including Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and fundamentals of AD DS management
  • Understanding of Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012 fundamentals
  • Understanding of Microsoft Windows Client essentials, for example, working knowledge of Windows 7, Windows 8, and/or Windows 10
  • Basic understanding of Windows PowerShell syntax
  • IT professionals who administer and support Windows 10 desktops, devices, users, and associated network and security resources.
  • Enterprise desktop/device support technicians (EDSTs) who provide Tier 2 support to users running Windows 10 desktops and devices within a Windows domain environment in medium-to-large enterprise organizations.

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