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Windows 8 Managing and Maintaining (70-688) Part 1

Course Summary

Part 1 of 4 in the Windows 8 Managing and Maintaining (70-688) series. This course covers all the essential information needed to understand and operate Microsoft Windows 8. In addition to covering all objectives of the 70-688 exam, this course covers bas

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    Course Syllabus

    ● Introduction to Windows 8 Managing and Maintaining (70-688)
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Course Overview
        ◦ Scenario Based Lessons
        ◦ Course Prerequisites
        ◦ The Exam
    ● Planning for Windows 8 Installation
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Hardware Requirements
        ◦ Feature Requirements
        ◦ Compatibility Check
        ◦ Upgrade vs. Migration
        ◦ Supported Upgrade Paths
        ◦ Multiboot
        ◦ Windows 8 Multiboot Installation
    ● User State Migration Toolkit
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ User State
        ◦ User State Migration Tools
        ◦ Download and Install the User State Migration Tool
        ◦ Using ScanState.exe
        ◦ Migrating the Collected User State to a New Computer
    ● Virtualizing the OS
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Client Hyper-V Requirements
        ◦ Using the Core Info Tool to Check Compatibility
        ◦ Enabling Hyper-V using PowerShell
    ● Managing Hyper-V
        ◦ Starting Up Hyper-V
        ◦ Virtual Switch Manager
        ◦ Creating a New Virtual Machine
        ◦ Booting a Virtual Machine
        ◦ What a Virtual Machine Looks Like
        ◦ Managing the Virtual Machine Hard Disk
        ◦ Utilizing Snapshots
        ◦ Changing Default Hyper-V Settings
    ● Native Boot a Virtualized OS
        ◦ What is Native Boot
        ◦ Virtual Hard Disk (VHD)
        ◦ Advantages to Native Boot
        ◦ Command Line Tools
        ◦ Using DISKPART to Create a Partition
        ◦ Using DISM to Apply Files to a VSD
        ◦ Using BCD Edit to Modify an Existing Boot Store
    ● Windows To Go
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Requirements
        ◦ Windows To Go Differences
        ◦ Creating a Windows To Go Drive in Windows 8 Enterprise
        ◦ Locating the Certified Drive List on Microsoft's Technet Website
        ◦ Enable Domain Wide Booting from a Windows To Go Device
    ● Handling Application Compatibility
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Legacy Apps on Windows 8
        ◦ Shims Overview
        ◦ Common Shims
        ◦ Built-in Compatibility Troubleshooting Options
        ◦ Downloading and Installing the Application Compatibility Toolkit
        ◦ Testing and Troubleshootig a Legacy Application
    ● Application Compatibility Through Virtualization
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Visualizing Why Virtualization is Needed
        ◦ Client Hyper-V
        ◦ Preparing an XP Machine for Virtualization into Windows 8
        ◦ Using Hyper-V to Overcome Compatibility Issues
        ◦ Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
        ◦ Remote Desktop Services (RDS)
        ◦ Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)
        ◦ Using Remote Desktop Services to Enhance Offered Services
        ◦ Creating a Remote Desktop Services Shortcut on the Desktop
        ◦ Disconnecting and Using the Remote Desktop Connection Toolbar
        ◦ Remote App


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USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

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