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Configuring Microsoft Windows 10 Expert Live with Encore

Configuring Microsoft Windows 10 Expert Live with Encore

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This course provides an in-depth understanding of the Microsoft Windows 10 operating system – from installation and migration to utilizing apps and virtualization to managing user and group accounts to implementing advanced configuration. The five key areas of focus are productivity, deployment, management, networking, and security. This course is designed to help IT professionals understand and support the technologies within Microsoft Windows 10.
To benefit fully from this course, students should have the following prerequisite courses/skills and knowledge:
Six months to one year of IT experience
Working knowledge of Windows clients
Familiarity with installing client desktop operating systems
Familiarity with basic networking and security concepts
Familiarity with basic Active Directory concepts
Technical knowledge of PKI, DNS, and WAIK is also helpful
Microsoft Specialist
70-697: Configuring Windows Devices

Target Audience
This course targets IT professionals who install, configure, maintain and support Microsoft Windows 10 client desktops, devices, and users within any size organization. It is also designed for individuals who seek professional distinction through the 70-697 Configuring Windows Devices exam.

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Configuring Microsoft Windows 10 Expert Live with Encore

  • Interact with Windows 10 and understand Windows as a Service (WaaS)
  • Prepare to install Windows 10 and provision devices
  • Upgrade and migrate to Windows 10
  • Install Windows 10 using Setup, Windows ADK, and MDT
  • Configure Windows To Go
  • Compare no join, Azure AD joined, and AD DS domain joined management models
  • Use PowerShell to manage devices
  • Configure remote management
  • Configure Intune
  • Understand new hardware support such as AllJoyn, USB 3.1 / Type C, and NFC
  • Utilize display technologies such as multi-monitor support and Miracast
  • Configure devices and drivers, including v4 print drivers
  • Configure devices and drivers, including v4 print drivers
  • Configure disks and Storage Spaces
  • Configure wireless access and Wi-Fi Direct
  • Configure IPv4, IPv6 and DNS settings
  • Configure remote access including RDP, VPNs, DirectAccess, Workplace Join
  • Utilize Azure AD and Microsoft Passport and VSM
  • Configure secure identities
  • Configure Windows Hello
  • Configure local policies and User Account Controls
  • Configure offline files, roaming profiles, and folder redirection
  • Share protected user data with Homegroups, OneDrive, Shared Folders, and File History
  • Configure user data including libraries, File History and disk quotas
  • Share, secure, and encrypt user data
  • Install and support Windows apps
  • Configure AppLocker
  • Configure network protection via Windows Advanced Firewall, Windows Defender, and font block
  • Browse the Internet with IE11 and Microsoft Edge
  • Configure client Hyper-V
  • Troubleshoot network connections
  • Monitor and optimize Windows 10 performance
  • Configure power settings
  • Deploy Windows updates
  • Configure system recovery
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