Real World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-685 and 70-686)

Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470900819

Category: Computers

Page: 672

View: 2195

A manual for Windows 7 desktop technicians and administrators It is estimated that 90 percent of the world’s computers run Windows. Desktop technicians and administrators need this comprehensive manual to guide them through their daily work with Windows 7. While this Sybex guide is packed with information you’ll need to know for the MCITP certification exam, it is equally valuable in real-world situations you will encounter on the job. Covers troubleshooting, hardware and software applications, large-scale desktop environment management, and planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure using Windows 7 Provides plenty of relevant information for those seeking MCITP certification, including full coverage of the exam objectives for both Desktop Support Technician and Desktop Administrator exams Includes a CD with valuable study tools for the MCITP exams including video walkthroughs, flashcards, and two practice exams. Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration provides knowledge that will be needed on certification exams and remains a valuable reference for support and administrative personnel on the job. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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Real World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-685 and 70-686)

Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 0470900792

Category: Computers

Page: 672

View: 4331

A manual for Windows 7 desktop technicians and administrators It is estimated that 90 percent of the world’s computers run Windows. Desktop technicians and administrators need this comprehensive manual to guide them through their daily work with Windows 7. While this Sybex guide is packed with information you’ll need to know for the MCITP certification exam, it is equally valuable in real-world situations you will encounter on the job. Covers troubleshooting, hardware and software applications, large-scale desktop environment management, and planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure using Windows 7 Provides plenty of relevant information for those seeking MCITP certification, including full coverage of the exam objectives for both Desktop Support Technician and Desktop Administrator exams Includes a CD with valuable study tools for the MCITP exams including video walkthroughs, flashcards, and two practice exams. Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration provides knowledge that will be needed on certification exams and remains a valuable reference for support and administrative personnel on the job. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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Real World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-685 and 70-686)

Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9780470597095

Category: Computers

Page: 672

View: 2880

A manual for Windows 7 desktop technicians and administrators It is estimated that 90 percent of the world’s computers run Windows. Desktop technicians and administrators need this comprehensive manual to guide them through their daily work with Windows 7. While this Sybex guide is packed with information you’ll need to know for the MCITP certification exam, it is equally valuable in real-world situations you will encounter on the job. Covers troubleshooting, hardware and software applications, large-scale desktop environment management, and planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure using Windows 7 Provides plenty of relevant information for those seeking MCITP certification, including full coverage of the exam objectives for both Desktop Support Technician and Desktop Administrator exams Includes a CD with valuable study tools for the MCITP exams including video walkthroughs, flashcards, and two practice exams. Windows 7 Desktop Support and Administration provides knowledge that will be needed on certification exams and remains a valuable reference for support and administrative personnel on the job. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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Exams 70-271 and 70-272

Author: Bill Ferguson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0782151078

Category: Computers

Page: 480

View: 9384

Here's the book you need to prepare for Microsoft's new MCDST exams—70-271: Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Microsoft XP Operating System; and 70-272: Supporting Users and Troubleshooting Desktop Applications on a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System. This two-in-one Study Guide was developed to meet the exacting requirements of today's certification candidates. In addition to the consistent and accessible instructional approach that earned Sybex the "Best Study Guide" designation in the 2003 CertCities Readers Choice Awards, this book provides: In-depth coverage of all exam topics Practical information on supporting users and troubleshooting applications Hundreds of challenging review questions Leading-edge exam preparation software, including a test engine and electronic flashcards Authoritative coverage of all exam objectives, including: Exam 70-271: Installing a Windows Desktop Operating System Managing and Troubleshooting Access to Resources Configuring and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices and Drivers Configuring and Troubleshooting the Desktop and User Environments Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services Exam 70-272: Configuring and Troubleshooting Applications Resolving Issues Related to Usability Resolving Issues Related to Application Customization Configuring and Troubleshooting Connectivity for Applications Configuring Application Security Note:CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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Author: William Stanek

Publisher: Microsoft Press

ISBN: 0735636869

Category: Computers

Page: 704

View: 8619

Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers immediate answers for the day-to-day administration of Windows 7—from desktop configuration and management to networking and security issues. Zero in on core support and maintenance tasks by using quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You’ll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done—whether at your desk or in the field!
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Upgrading, Deploying, Managing, and Securing Windows 7

Author: Jorge Orchilles

Publisher: Syngress

ISBN: 9781597495622

Category: Computers

Page: 672

View: 2627

Microsoft Windows 7 Administrators Reference covers various aspects of Windows 7 systems, including its general information as well as installation and upgrades. This reference explains how to deploy, use, and manage the operating system. The book is divided into 10 chapters. Chapter 1 introduces the Windows 7 and the rationale of releasing this operating system. The next chapter discusses how an administrator can install and upgrade the old operating system from Windows Vista to Windows 7. The deployment of Windows 7 in an organization or other environment is then explained. It also provides the information needed to deploy Windows 7 easily and quickly for both the administrator and end users. Furthermore, the book provides the features of Windows 7 and the ways to manage it properly. The remaining chapters discuss how to secure Windows 7, as well as how to troubleshoot it. This book will serve as a reference and guide for those who want to utilize Windows 7. Covers Powershell V2, Bitlocker, and mobility issues Includes comprehensive details for configuration, deployment, and troubleshooting Consists of content written for system administrators by system administrators
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Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9788126527960

Category:

Page: 672

View: 6279

Market_Desc: Primary Audience--IT professionals who provide support for Windows 7 clients. They are primarily interested in learning about Windows 7 from a desktop administrator or desktop support technician perspective.Secondary Audience--Certification candidates looking to pass the two IT Professional-level exams for Windows 7. Special Features: " Established audience--Windows is the #1 desktop operating system, with an estimated 90% marketshare of desktop OSes worldwide. " High anticipation and praise for Windows 7--There have been more than a million downloads of Windows 7 Release Candidate. The pre-release version of Windows 7 is receiving positive reviews from the Windows community and IT industry." The MUST HAVE for Desktop Technicians and Administrators--While other books target the end user, this book delivers exactly the information those in the field will need to install, deploy, support, and administer Windows 7." Ideal for MCTIP Candidates--Book covers the exam objectives for the MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Support Technician for Windows 7 as well as the MCITP: Enterprise Administrator for Windows 7, making it the perfect companion for all certification candidates. There are currently over 800,000 certified in Windows XP or Vista (the two previous versions of Windows). About The Book: This book is the ideal guide for those for desktop support technicians and administrators who are in the trenches. Designed to give the reader the insight of a support technician and administrator, this book focuses on the skills, topics, technologies, and potential pitfalls they can expect to face in the real world. They will learn to successfully troubleshoot desktop environments that run on Microsoft Windows 7, as well as educate users to help them solve hardware and software application issues. They will also learn how to manage an organization's desktop environment on a large scale, including planning and configuring the desktop infrastructure.In addition, this is an ideal supplement for those looking to earn their MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Support Technician for Windows 7 or MCITP: Enterprise Administrator for Windows 7 certification. Candidates will be able to use this book to learn relevant information about the different testable concepts, as well as full coverage of the exam objectives.
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MCTS 70-680, 70-685 and 70-686

Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0132603020

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 4142

Windows® 7 Portable Command Guide MCTS 70-680, and MCITP 70-685 and 70-686 Darril Gibson All the MCTS 70-680, and MCITP 70-685 and 70-686 Commands in One Compact, Portable Resource Maximize your efficiency as a Windows 7 administrator, and master all the commands, keywords, command arguments, options, and prompts covered on Microsoft’s MCTS 70-680, MCITP 70-685, and MCITP 70-686 exams! This easy, handy reference brings together all the techniques, tips, tools, and examples you’ll need. It’s your perfect take-anywhere guide to running Windows 7 environments–and passing Microsoft’s three key Windows 7 administration exams. Covers all the commands you need to score higher on your MCTS 70-680 and MCITP 70-685/70-686 exams! Use Windows 7’s maintenance and monitoring tools Troubleshoot Windows 7 reliability and network connectivity Manage security in Windows 7 Manipulate files, folders, and disks Create and schedule batch files Configure Windows 7 with netsh Recover damaged Windows 7 systems Administer Windows 7 remotely Work from the WMI command line Plan, create, and manage images for automated installation Use Imagex and DISM Work with WinPE and Setup Migrate user data to Windows 7 systems with USMT Master PowerShell and the Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE) Manage group policy from the command line Your Perfect Take-Anywhere Windows 7 Command Resource! Covers all commands on the MCTS 70-680, MCITP 70-685, and MCITP 70-686 exams Includes important administration commands that aren’t on the exams Packed with realistic scenarios, high-efficiency examples, and expert tips Category: Microsoft Certification Covers: Microsoft Windows 7 Exams (MCTS 70-680, and MCITP 70-685 and 70-686) pearsonITcertification.com
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Author: Tom Carpenter

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118240596

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 9486

A full-color guide to key Windows 7 administration concepts and topics Windows 7 is the leading desktop software, yet it can be a difficult concept to grasp, especially for those new to the field of IT. Microsoft Windows Operating System Essentials is an ideal resource for anyone new to computer administration and looking for a career in computers. Delving into areas such as fundamental Windows 7 administration concepts and various desktop OS topics, this full-color book addresses the skills necessary for individuals looking to break into a career in IT. Each chapter begins with a list of topic areas to be discussed, followed by a clear and concise discussion of the core Windows 7 administration concepts and skills necessary so you can gain a strong understanding of the chapter topic areas. The chapters conclude with review questions and suggested labs, so you can gauge your understanding of the chapter's contents. Offers in-depth coverage of operating system configurations Explains how to install and upgrade client systems Addresses managing applications and devices Helps you understand operating system maintenance Covers the topics you need to know for the MTA 98-349 exam The full-color Microsoft Windows 7 Essentials proves itself to be an invaluable resource on Windows 7 and features additional learning tutorials and tools.
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Configuring Windows 7

Author: Orin Thomas

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0735671184

Category: Computers

Page: 228

View: 5779

Assess your readiness for MCTS Exam 70-680—and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam objective, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study—all designed to help bolster your preparation. Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these objectives: Installing, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7 Deploying Windows 7 Configuring Hardware and Applications Configuring Network Connectivity Configuring Access to Resources Configuring Mobile Computing Monitoring and Maintaining Systems That Run Windows 7 Configuring Backup and Recovery Options
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Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Administrator

Author: Craig Zacker,Orin Thomas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780735627178

Category: Computers

Page: 560

View: 8106

Each chapter begins with a list of things to do to complete the exercises in the practice session of the chapter and ends with a chapter review, including summary, key terms, case scenarios, suggested practices, and a practice test.
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Author: Andrew Bettany,Andrew Warren

Publisher: Microsoft Press

ISBN: 1509307893

Category: Computers

Page: 496

View: 8275

Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-698—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of installing, configuring, managing, and maintaining Windows 10 core services. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: • Implement Windows • Configure and support core services • Manage and maintain Windows This Microsoft Exam Ref: • Organizes its coverage by exam objectives • Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you • Assumes you have experience with installing, configuring, and locally managing and maintaining Windows 10 core services
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Exam 70-680

Author: William Panek

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118170814

Category: Computers

Page: 624

View: 7156

A fully updated study guide for MCTS exam 70-680 Demand for experienced, qualified Windows 7 administrators remains high. IT professionals seeking certification in Windows 7 administration will find everything they need to learn to pass the MCTS exam (70-680) in this complete Sybex Study Guide. Updated to cover the most recent version of the exam, this comprehensive guide examines all the exam objectives, using real-world scenarios, hands-on exercises, and challenging review questions. Certification in Windows 7 administration is highly prized by IT professionals and employers; this comprehensive study guide covers everything you need to know to pass MCTS exam 70-680 Covers installing, upgrading, and migrating to Windows 7; deploying Windows 7; configuring hardware, applications, network connectivity, access to resources, and mobile computing; monitoring and maintaining systems that run Windows 7; and configuring backup and recovery options Features review questions, practice exams, flashcards, and video walkthroughs This complete study guide is the partner you need to assure your success on exam 70-680.
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Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118077180

Category: Computers

Page: 372

View: 6336

The core concepts and technologies of Windows networking Networking can be a complex topic, especially for those new to the field of IT. This focused, full-color book takes a unique approach to teaching Windows networking to beginners by stripping down a network to its bare basics, thereby making each topic clear and easy to understand. Focusing on the new Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) program, this book pares down to just the essentials, showing beginners how to gain a solid foundation for understanding networking concepts upon which more advanced topics and technologies can be built. This straightforward guide begins each chapter by laying out a list of topics to be discussed, followed by a concise discussion of the core networking skills you need to have to gain a strong handle on the subject matter. Chapters conclude with review questions and suggested labs so you can measure your level of understanding of the chapter's content. Serves as an ideal resource for gaining a solid understanding of fundamental networking concepts and skills Offers a straightforward and direct approach to networking basics and covers network management tools, TCP/IP, the name resolution process, and network protocols and topologies Reviews all the topics you need to know for taking the MTA 98-366 exam Provides an overview of networking components, discusses connecting computers to a network, and looks at connecting networks with routers If you're new to IT and interested in entering the IT workforce, then Microsoft Windows Networking Essentials is essential reading.
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Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring

Author: Don Poulton

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0131390163

Category: Computers

Page: 960

View: 9779

This is the eBook version of the print title. Access to the PDFs on the CD and the practice test engine is available through product registration at Pearson IT Certification - or see instructions in back pages of your eBook. Start-to-finish MCTS 70-680 preparation from top Microsoft technology consultant, trainer, and author Don Poulton! Windows 7 installation, upgrades, and deployment User and application migration Windows 7 deployment Physical and virtual hard disk configuration and management Windows Update Device and application configuration Internet Explorer configuration Networking, including TCP/IP configuration Firewall settings Mobile and remote computing Secure access control for local and shared resources System performance management and monitoring Backups, system recovery, and file recovery Test your knowledge, build your confidence, and succeed! Packed with visuals to help you learn fast Dozens of troubleshooting scenarios Real-world MCTS 70-680 prep advice from experts Easy-to-use exam preparation task lists From Don Poulton, professional Microsoft technology consultant, IT training expert, and best-selling exam guide author
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Author: Andrew Bettany,Andrew Warren

Publisher: Microsoft Press

ISBN: 1509307869

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 1116

Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-697–and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of configuring Windows 10 devices in the enterprise. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level. Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: • Manage identity • Plan desktop and device deployment • Plan and implement a Microsoft 365 Solution • Configure networking • Configure storage • Manage data access and protection • Manage remote access • Manage apps • Manage updates and recovery This Microsoft Exam Ref: • Organizes its coverage by exam objectives • Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you • Assumes you have experience with Windows desktop administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting; Windows 10 security, and integrated Azure features; as well as a basic understanding of Windows networking, Active Directory, and Microsoft Intune For details on requirements for taking Exam 70-697, go to https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-70-697.aspx
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Author: William Stanek

Publisher: Stanek & Associates

ISBN: 1575455269

Category: Computers

Page: 464

View: 6126

Expert advice for Windows 10 right at your fingertips. Includes updates for the Windows 10 anniversary edition! Practical and precise, this hands-on guide with ready answers is designed for architects, administrators, engineers and others working with Windows 10. If you're an IT Pro responsible for configuring, managing and maintaining computers running Windows 10, start with this well-organized and authoritative resource. Inside you'll find expert insights, tips, tricks and workarounds that will save time and help you get the job done by giving you the right information right now. During the course of reading this book, you will master a number of complex topics, techniques, commands and functions. Topics covered include: Deploying and customizing the operating system Installing and maintaining universal apps Configuring Group Policy preferences and settings Provisioning and using device management Managing access and security Installing hardware devices and drivers Troubleshooting and resolving system issues And much, much more!!! Not only will this informative training manual help you become familiar with essential concepts, it'll help you reach new levels of mastery. This is the ideal concise, immediate answers reference you’ll want with you at all times. Table of Contents About This Book 1. Welcome to Windows 10 Navigating Windows 10 Editions Deploying Windows 10 Setting up Out of the Box 2. Working with Windows 10 Exploring Key Features Getting to Know Windows 10 Running Windows 10 3. Implementing Device Management Getting Started with Microsoft Intune Getting Started with the Windows 10 ADK Working with Windows Imaging And Configuration Designer Creating and Deploying Provisioning Packages Provisioning Walkthrough: Upgrading to Mobile Enterprise Edition 4. Using Policy-based Management Configuring Domain-Joined Devices Implementing Policy-based Management Using Logon and Startup Policies Using Scripts in Policies Using Data Management Policies Using Networking Policies 5. Using Preferences for Management Working with Preferences Managing Preference Items 6. Fine-Tuning User Account Control Understanding UAC in Windows 10 Managing Elevation of Privileges Managing UAC for Apps 7. Creating and Configuring Accounts Local, Domain and Connected Accounts Creating User Accounts Configuring User Accounts 8. Maintaining Accounts Managing Local User Accounts and Groups Managing User Account Passwords Managing Stored Credentials 9. Supporting Windows 10 Essential Support Tools Managing System Time Configuring Internet Time Essential Maintenance Tools 10. Managing System Properties Optimizing Performance Options Managing Environment Variables Configuring Startup and Recovery Options Managing System Protection Settings 11. Optimizing Power Management Managing Battery Power Understanding Power Plans and Sleep Modes Configuring Power Options Managing Power Options from the Command Line Working with Power Plans Using Alarms and Configuring Alarm Actions 12. Configuring Hardware Managing Device Installation Working with Device Drivers Maintaining Devices and Drivers 13. Installing and Maintaining Universal Apps Working with Apps Maintaining Apps Optimizing App Security for the Enterprise 14. Maintaining Windows 10 Windows Update: The Essentials Working with Support Services Managing Services Using Preferences Detecting and Resolving Windows 10 Errors Scheduling Maintenance Tasks 15. Managing Data and Recovery Using File History Using Previous Versions Managing Failures Creating a Recovery Drive Using Restore Points for Recovery Troubleshooting Startup and Shutdown William Stanek has been developing expert solutions for and writing professionally about Microsoft Windows since 1995. In Windows 10: Essentials for Administration, William shares his extensive knowledge of the product.
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Deploy, set up, and deliver network services with Windows Server while preparing for the MTA 98-365 exam and pass it with ease

Author: Bekim Dauti

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788629507

Category: Computers

Page: 390

View: 3416

Manage and administer your environment with ease About This Book Get your hands on learning the fundamentals to managing and administering Windows Server 2016. A step-by-step guide that will help you develop necessary skills and knowledge to manage an enterprise environment. Learn to implement strong networking and security practices into your Windows Server environment. Who This Book Is For If you are a System administrator or an IT professional interested in configuring and deploying Windows Server 2016 then, this book is for you. This book will also help readers clear the MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals: 98-365 exam. What You Will Learn Become familiar with Windows Server OS concepts Learn how to install Windows Server 2016 Learn how to install device drivers and run services in Windows Server 2016 Learn how to add and install roles in Windows Server 2016 Learn how to apply GPO to your Windows Server 2016 environment Learn how to tune, maintain, update, and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016 Prepare for the MTA 98-365 exam In Detail Windows Server 2016 is the server operating system developed by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems, developed concurrently with Windows 10. This book is designed to get you started with Windows Server 2016. It will prepare you for your MTA 98-365 exam. With step-by-step instructions driven by targeted, easy-to-understand graphics, you will be able to understand the roles, features, functions, and quirks of Windows Server 2016. The book begins with the basics of Windows Server 2016, which includes the installation process and basic configuration. You will then move on to roles and features such as Active Directory, Hyper-V, Remote Access, Storage, and Printer. With the help of real-world examples, you will get to grips with the fundamentals of Windows Server 2016, which will help you solve difficult tasks the easy way. Later, the book also shows you maintenance and troubleshooting tasks, where with the help of best practices you will be able to manage Windows Server 2016 with ease. Each chapter ends with a questionnaire to ensure you make the best use of the content provided. By the end of this book, you will have the knowledge required to administer and manage Windows Server environments. Style and approach With step-by-step instructions driven by targeted, easy-to-understand graphics, this book explains and shows you how to use the roles and features, functions, and quirks of the Windows Server 2016. The chapters are presented in a step by step format accompanied by graphics wherever applicable.
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