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MICROSOFT WINDOWS TRAINING

Learn to configure, maintain and troubleshoot the world's leading operating system

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Microsoft Windows is the software that powers over a billion computers worldwide, and with large companies having many thousands of Windows machines, it takes a great deal of planning and support to deploy and maintain those systems.

A Microsoft Windows MCSE certification shows that the skills needed to manage Windows deployment and support across the enterprise have been learned and tested, giving confidence to employees and employers alike.

Windows Training Courses from Activia
COURSE OUTLINES & OBJECTIVES FOR
WINDOWS DESKTOP INFRASTRUCTURE TRAINING
20687: Configuring Windows 8.1

[Duration: five day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Windows 8.1 in an Enterprise Network Environment
  • Installing and Deploying Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Installing Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Customizing and Capturing a Windows 8.1 Image
  • Lab : Deploying a Windows 8.1 Image
  • Managing Profiles and User State in Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Configuring Profiles and User State Virtualization
  • Lab : Migrating User State by Using USMT
  • Tools Used for Configuring and Managing Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Using Management Tools to Configure Windows 8.1 Settings
  • Managing Disks and Device Drivers
  • Lab : Managing Disks
  • Lab : Configuring Device Drivers
  • Configuring Network Connectivity
  • Lab : Configuring a Network Connection
  • Lab : Resolving Network Connectivity Issues
  • Configuring Resource Access for Domain-Joined and Non-Domain Joined Devices
  • Lab : Configuring Resource Access for Non-Domain Joined Devices
  • Implementing Network Security
  • Lab : Configuring Inbound and Outbound Firewall Rules
  • Lab : Configuring IPsec Rules
  • Lab : Configuring Malware Protection
  • Configuring File, Folder, and Printer Access
  • Lab : Configuring File Access
  • Lab : Configuring Printers
  • Securing Windows 8.1 Devices
  • Lab : Implementing Local Group Policy Objects
  • Lab : Securing Data Using BitLocker
  • Lab : Configuring User Account Control
  • Configuring Applications for Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Configuring Internet Explorer Security
  • Lab : Configuring AppLocker
  • Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 8.1 Computers
  • Lab : Optimizing Windows 8.1 Performance
  • Lab : Maintaining Windows Updates
  • Configuring Mobile Computing and Remote Access
  • Lab : Configuring a Power Plan
  • Lab : Implementing DirectAccess
  • Lab : Implementing Remote Desktop
  • Recovering Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Recovering Windows 8.1
  • Configuring Client Hyper-V
  • Lab : Configuring Client Hyper-V

 
20688: Supporting Windows 8.1

[Duration: five day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Implementing a Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Windows 8.1
  • Troubleshooting Startup Issues
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Startup Issues
  • Lab : Recovering BitLocker-Encrypted Drives
  • Troubleshooting Hardware and Device Drivers
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Hardware and Device Drivers
  • Troubleshooting Remote Computers
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Remote Computers
  • Resolving Network Connectivity Issues
  • Lab : Resolving Network Connectivity Issues
  • Troubleshooting Group Policy
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Group Policy
  • Troubleshooting User Settings
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Sign-in Problems
  • Lab : Troubleshooting the Application of User Settings
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Remote Connectivity
  • Lab : Configuring Network Access Protection Client Settings
  • Lab : Configuring and Testing DirectAccess
  • Troubleshooting Resource Access within a Domain
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Resource Access within a Domain
  • Configuring and Troubleshooting Resource Access for Clients That Are Not Domain Members
  • Lab : Configuring and Troubleshooting Resource Access for Clients That Are Not Domain Members
  • Troubleshooting Applications
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Desktop Apps
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Windows Internet Explorer
  • Maintaining Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Maintaining Windows 8.1
  • Recovering Windows 8.1
  • Lab : Troubleshooting a Windows 8.1 Computer (1)
  • Lab : Troubleshooting a Windows 8.1 Computer (2)

 
20695: Deploying Windows Devices & Apps

[Duration: five day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Assessing the Network Environment for Supporting Operating System and Application Deployment
  • Lab : Assessing the Network Environment for Supporting Operating System and Application Deployment
  • Determining Operating System Deployment Strategies
  • Lab : Determining Operating System Deployment Strategies
  • Assessing Application Compatibility
  • Lab : Assessing Application Compatibility
  • Planning and Implementing User State Migration
  • Lab : Planning and Implementing User State Migration
  • Determining an Image Management Strategy
  • Lab : Determining an Image Management Strategy
  • Preparing For Deployments Using Windows ADK
  • Lab : Preparing the Imaging and Windows PE Environment
  • Lab : Building a Reference Image by Using Windows SIM and Sysprep
  • Lab : Capturing and Servicing a Reference Image
  • Supporting PXE-Initiated and Multicast Operating System Deployments
  • Lab : Configuring Windows DS to Support PXE and Multicast Operating System Deployments
  • Implementing Operating System Deployment by Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
  • Lab : Operating System Deployment using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
  • Implementing Operating System Deployment by Using System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • Lab : Preparing the Site for Operating System Deployment
  • Lab : Deploying Operating System Images for Bare-Metal Installations
  • Integrating MDT and Configuration Manager for Operating System Deployment
  • Lab : Integrating MDT and Configuration Manager for Operating System Deployment
  • Activating Clients and Managing Additional Configuration Settings
  • Lab : Configuring Additional Settings for Computer Clients
  • Deploying Office 2013
  • Lab : Deploying Microsoft Office 2013 Using the Office Customization Tool

 
20696: Managing Enterprise Devices & Apps

[Duration: five day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Managing Desktops and Devices in the Enterprise
  • Lab : Performing Administrative Tasks by Using the Configuration Manager Tools
  • Lab : Creating Queries and Configuring Reporting Services
  • Preparing the Infrastructure to Support Desktop and Device Management
  • Lab : Configuring Boundaries and Resource Discovery
  • Lab : Configuring User and Device Collections
  • Lab : Configuring Role-Based Administration
  • Deploying and Managing the Configuration Manager Client
  • Lab : Deploying the Configuration Manager Client Software
  • Lab : Managing Client Settings
  • Managing Inventory for PCs and Applications
  • Lab : Configuring and Managing Inventory Collection
  • Lab : Configuring Software Metering
  • Lab : Configuring and Managing Asset Intelligence
  • Distributing and Managing Content Used for Deployments
  • Lab : Distributing and Managing Content for Deployments
  • Deploying and Managing Applications
  • Lab : Creating and Deploying Applications
  • Lab : Managing Application Supersedence and Removal
  • Lab : Deploying Windows Store Apps by Using System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • Lab : Deploying Virtual Applications by Using Configuration Manager
  • Managing Mobile Devices by Integrating Windows Intune with Configuration Manager
  • Maintaining Software Updates for Managed PCs
  • Lab : Configuring the Site for Software Updates
  • Lab : Deploying and Managing Software Updates
  • Implementing Endpoint Protection for Managed PCs
  • Lab : Implementing Endpoint Protection
  • Managing Compliance and Secure Data Access
  • Lab : Managing Compliance Settings
  • Managing Client Status, Power Management, and Remote Administration
  • Lab : Configuring and Monitoring Client Status
  • Lab : Configuring Power Management Settings
  • Lab : Configuring Remote Tools
  • Maintaining Configuration Manager Sites And Site Systems
  • Lab : Maintaining System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

 
6294: Windows 7 Desktop Deployments

[Duration: five day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Module 1: Preparing to Deploy Windows 7 Business Desktops
  • Lab : Assessing the Computing Environment by Using the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit
  • Lab : Recommending an Activation Strategy
  • Module 2: Assessing Application Compatibility in Windows 7
  • Lab : Evaluating Application Compatibility Using the Microsoft Application Compatibility Toolkit
  • Lab : Creating Application Compatibility Fixes
  • Module 3: Evaluating Windows 7 Deployment Methods
  • Lab : Determining the Windows 7 Deployment Method
  • Module 4: Designing Standard Windows 7 Images
  • Lab : Determining the Windows 7 Imaging Strategy
  • Module 5: Deploying Windows 7 by Using WAIK
  • Lab : Installing WAIK
  • Lab : Building a Reference Image Using Windows SIM and Sysprep
  • Lab : Creating Windows PE Boot Media
  • Lab : Capturing and Applying a Windows 7 Image Using ImageX
  • Lab : Servicing Images by Using DISM
  • Module 6: Deploying Windows 7 by Using Windows Deployment Services
  • Lab : Deploying Windows 7 by Using Windows Deployment Services
  • Module 7: Deploying Windows 7 by Using Lite Touch Installation
  • Lab : Planning and Configuring MDT 2010
  • Lab : Deploying Windows 7 by Using Lite Touch Installation
  • Module 8: Deploying Windows 7 by Using Zero Touch Installation
  • Lab : Deploying Windows 7 by Using Zero Touch Installation
  • Module 9: Migrating User State by Using WET and USMT 4.0
  • Lab : Migrating User State by Using Windows Easy Transfer
  • Lab : Migrating User State by Using the User State Migration Tool 4.0
  • Lab : Migrating User State by Using State using Hard Link Migration
  • Module 10: Designing, Configuring, and Managing the Client Environment
  • Lab : Designing and Configuring the Client Environment
  • Lab : Troubleshooting GPO Issues
  • Module 11: Planning and Deploying Applications and Updates to Windows 7 Clients
  • Lab : Determining the Application Deployment Method
  • Lab : Customizing the Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007 Installation
  • Lab : Planning and Managing Updates by Using WSUS
  • Module 12: Planning and Deploying Windows 7 by Using LTI
  • Lab : Planning an End-to-End Windows 7 LTI Deployment
  • Lab : Deploying Windows 7 using the LTI Deployment Plan

 
6292: Windows 7 Client: Install & Configure

[Duration: four day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Module 1: Installing, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7
  • Lab : Installing and Configuring Windows 7
  • Module 2: Configuring Disks and Device Drivers
  • Lab : Configuring Disks and Device Drivers
  • Module 3: Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers
  • Lab : Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers
  • Module 4: Configuring Network Connectivity
  • Lab : Configuring Network Connectivity
  • Module 5: Configuring Wireless Network Connections
  • Lab : Configuring Wireless Network Connections
  • Module 6: Securing Windows 7 Desktops
  • Lab : Configuring UAC, Local Security Policies, EFS, and AppLocker
  • Lab : Configuring Windows Firewall, Internet Explorer 8 Security Settings, and Windows Defender
  • Module 7: Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers
  • Lab : Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers
  • Module 8: Configuring Mobile Computing and Remote Access in Windows 7
  • Lab : Configuring Mobile Computing and Remote Access in Windows 7

 
6293: Troubleshoot & Support Win 7 in Enterprise

[Duration: three day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Implementing a Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Troubleshooting Startup Issues
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Startup Issues
  • Using Group Policy to Centralize Configuration
  • Lab : Using Group Policy to Centralize Configuration
  • Troubleshooting Hardware Device, Device Driver, and Performance Issues
  • Lab : Lab A: Resolving Hardware Device and Device Driver Issues
  • Lab : Lab B: Troubleshooting Performance-Related Issues
  • Troubleshooting Network Connectivity Issues
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Network Connectivity Issues
  • Troubleshooting Remote Connectivity Issues
  • Lab : Resolving Remote Connectivity Issues
  • Troubleshooting Logon and Resource Access Issues
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Logon and Resource Access Issues
  • Troubleshooting Security Issues
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Security Issues
  • Troubleshooting Operating System and Application Issues
  • Lab : Troubleshooting Operating System and Application Issues

 

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