The Microsoft test 70-270 measures an individual’s ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot Windows XP Professional as a desktop operating system in any network environment, particularly medium to very large computing environments. Before taking the 70-270 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Create partitions in a hard disk using the FDISK command and format partitions in FAT, FAT32, and NTFS file systems.
  2. Install Windows XP Professional on a computer. Installation includes:

Q. What is the pre-requisite for taking the test 70-270?

A. The test 70-270 is appropriate for you if you are working or want to work in a typically complex computing environment of medium-to-large organizations. There are no specific prerequisites for this test, although it is recommended that you should have at least one year of experience in implementing and administering any desktop operating system in a network environment.

Q. What certificate does test 70-270 provide?

A. Microsoft’s 70-270 test is designed to measure your ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot Windows XP as a desktop operating system in any network environment, particularly, medium to very large computing environments. Upon passing this test you will become a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP).

Q. Which certification does test 70-270 covers?

A. Passing the test 70-270 provides you credit towards achieving the MCSE 2003, MCSA 2003, MCSE 2000, and MCSA 2000 certifications.

Q. How many questions are asked in the 70-270 test?

A. You will be required to attempt approximately 50 questions.

Q. What is the duration of the 70-270 test?

A. Users are required to attempt all questions in 120 minutes.

Q. Which type of the exam is it? (Adaptive/Linear)

A. This test consists of Multiple Choice, Hot Area, Drag and Drop, Build list and reorder, and Build a Tree questions. The test can be adaptive and simulation questions might be asked. There are no Case study type questions.

Q. What is the passing score?

A. To pass, you need a score of 700 out of 1000 to pass the exam.

Q. What is the exam retake policy?

A. If you do not pass test 70-270 the first time, you may retake it at any time. If you do not achieve a passing score the second time, you must wait at least 14 days to retake the test a third time. A 14-day waiting period will be imposed for all subsequent exam retakes. If you have passed an exam, you cannot take it again.

Q. Where to take the test 70-270?

A.Microsoft exams may be taken at Prometric testing facilities.

Q. What is the test 70-270 fee?

A.The net price for taking test 70-270 is US$125. Net price does not include applicable taxes, vouchers, promotions or membership discounts you may have. The exam is subsidized in India and China. The net price for taking test 70-270 in India and China is US$50.

Note: As of April 1, 2007, only citizens of India will be permitted to register for exams in India test centers, and only citizens of China will be permitted to register for exams in Mainland China test centers.

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