MOC 20698 - Installing and Configuring Windows 10

This course can be delivered live online, at your offices, or at any other location.

This five-day Installing and Configuring Windows 10 training class provides IT professionals with the knowledge and skills required to install and configure Windows 10 desktops in a Windows Server small to medium-sized AD DS domain environment. These skills include learning how to install and customize Windows 10 operating systems and apps, configure local and remote network connectivity, and configure local and online storage. Students also will learn how to configure security in addition to how to maintain, update, and recover Windows 10.

This course is intended for IT professionals who administer and support Windows 10 desktops and devices in small to medium-sized networks. This course will also be helpful for Enterprise Desktop/Device Support Technicians (EDSTs) who work in small to medium-sized organizations, and who provide Tier 1 or Tier 2 support to users running Windows 10 desktops and devices within a Windows domain environment and for individuals preparing to take exam 70-698: Installing and Configuring Windows 10.

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  1. Learn to plan, install, and upgrade to Windows 10.
  2. Learn to perform post-installation configuration.
  3. Learn to implement networking.
  4. Learn to implement network security.
  5. Learn to manage Windows 10 with Group Policy.
  6. Learn to implement remote management.
  7. Learn to manage local storage.
  8. Learn to manage files and resources.
  9. Learn to install and manage apps.
  10. Learn to secure Windows 10.
  11. Learn to implement remote connectivity.
  12. Learn to maintain and update Windows 10.
  13. Learn to recover and troubleshoot Windows 10.
  1. Installing Windows 10
    1. Overview of Windows 10
    2. Planning your Windows 10 deployment
    3. Installing and deploying Windows 10
    4. Upgrading to Windows 10
    5. Windows 10 installation maintenance
    6. Managing volume activation
    7. Lab: Upgrading to Windows 10
      1. Upgrading Windows 8.1 to Windows 10
      2. Migrating user settings
    8. Lab: Maintaining a Windows 10 installation with Windows ICD
      1. Create and configure a Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer (Windows ICD) provisioning package
      2. Migrating user settings
  2. Performing post-installation configuration
    1. Overview of management tools
    2. Customizing the user interface
    3. Managing devices, device drivers, and services
    4. Configuring features, mobility, and power options
    5. Overview of Client Hyper-V
    6. Lab: Managing devices
      1. Installing a device driver into the store
    7. Lab: Configuring features, mobility, and power options
      1. Turning on Windows features with Control Panel
      2. Adding Windows features with Windows PowerShell
  3. Implementing networking
    1. Homegroups, workgroups, and domains
    2. Configuring IPv4 network connectivity
    3. Configuring IPv6 network connectivity
    4. Implementing name resolution
    5. Troubleshooting network connectivity
    6. Implementing wireless network connectivity
    7. Lab: Implementing network connections
      1. Configuring IPv4 manually
      2. Configuring automatic IPv4 addressing
      3. Configuring Domain Name System (DNS) Settings
      4. Testing name resolution
    8. Lab: Troubleshooting network connections
      1. Resolving a network problem (1)
      2. Resolving a network problem (2)
  4. Implementing network security
    1. Implementing Windows Firewall
    2. Connection security rules
    3. Implementing Windows Defender
    4. Lab: Implementing network security
      1. Creating and testing inbound rules
      2. Creating and testing outbound rules
      3. Creating and testing connection security rules
      4. Configuring Windows Defender
  5. Managing Windows 10 with Group Policy
    1. Overview of Group Policy
    2. Configuring Windows 10 devices with GPOs
    3. Lab: Implementing management with Group Policy Objects (GPOs)
      1. Managing Windows 10 by using Group Policy
  6. Implementing remote management
    1. Remote Desktop
    2. Remote Assistance
    3. Using Windows PowerShell Remoting
    4. Lab: Implementing remote management
      1. Using Remote Desktop
      2. Using Remote Assistance
      3. Remoting with Windows PowerShell
  7. Managing storage
    1. Overview of storage options
    2. Managing disks, partitions, and volumes
    3. Maintaining disks and volumes
    4. Implementing Storage Spaces
    5. Implementing and managing OneDrive
    6. Working with virtual hard disks
    7. Lab: Implementing storage
      1. Adding a disk
      2. Creating a simple volume
      3. Creating a storage space
  8. Managing files and resources
    1. Overview of file systems
    2. Configuring and managing file access
    3. Managing shared folders
    4. Implementing Work Folders
    5. Managing printers
    6. Lab: Creating, securing, and sharing a folder
      1. Creating and securing a data folder
      2. Sharing the data folder
    7. Lab: Creating, securing, and sharing a folder
      1. Configuring Work Folders
    8. Lab: Creating, securing, and sharing a folder
      1. Installing and sharing a printer
  9. Deploying and managing apps
    1. Overview of methods used to deploy apps
    2. The Windows Store and Windows Store for Business
    3. Desktop Apps
    4. Web browsers
    5. Lab: Deploying and managing Windows Store apps
      1. Controlling access to the Windows Store
      2. Sideloading an app
    6. Lab: Deploying apps with Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer (Windows ICD)
      1. Creating a provisioning package
      2. Deploying a provisioning package
      3. Verifying deployment
    7. Lab: Configuring web browsers
      1. Configuring web browsers
  10. Securing Windows 10
    1. Managing user accounts
    2. Configuring UAC
    3. Implementing and Managing BitLocker
    4. Lab: Configuring user accounts
      1. Managing user accounts
      2. Configuring User Account Control (UAC)
    5. Lab: Implementing BitLocker
      1. Using BitLocker Drive Encryption
  11. Implementing remote connectivity
    1. Overview of remote connectivity options
    2. Implementing VPNs
    3. Implementing DirectAccess
    4. Lab: Implementing a VPN
      1. Deploying a virtual private network (VPN) server
      2. Verifying Network Policy Server (NPS) policies
      3. Creating a VPN connection
  12. Maintaining Windows 10
    1. Updating Windows 10
    2. Monitoring Windows 10
    3. Lab: Maintaining Windows
      1. Configuring updates for a single device
      2. Configuring updates with Group Policy Objects (GPOs)
      3. Configuring Notifications & action settings
      4. Monitoring events
      5. Monitoring reliability and performance
  13. Recovering Windows 10
    1. Recovering files
    2. Managing devices and device drivers
    3. Performing system recovery
    4. Lab: Recovering Windows 10
      1. Installing an updated device driver
      2. Rolling back the device driver
      3. Using File History to recover files
      4. Using Previous Versions to recover files
      5. Recovering a device with a restore point
      6. Using the advanced startup options to recover a device
Class Materials

Each student in our Live Online and our Onsite classes receives a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the class examples.

Class Prerequisites

Experience in the following is required for this Windows class:

  • Networking fundamentals, including TCP/IP, User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and DNS.
  • AD DS principles.
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 or Windows Server 2016 fundamentals.
  • Windows Client essentials, such as a working knowledge of Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7.

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Length: 5 Days
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  • Online or On-location
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