70-698 : MCSA Windows 10 (Course & Lab)

MCSA Windows 10 (Course & Lab)
ISBN : 978-1-61691-854-5
Gain hands-on expertise in Microsoft 70-698 certification exam with 70-698: MCSA Windows 10 course and performance based labs. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. The course covers all the objectives of MCSA Windows 10 certification exam and includes topics such as Windows 10 installation and configuration, Windows 10 networking, authorization and authentication management, and much more. 


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Exercise Questions
Glossary of terms

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Hands on Activities


Windows 10 Installation

  • Configuring locales
  • Performing a clean install of Windows 10
  • Troubleshooting failed installations with setup logs

Installing in an Enterprise Environment

  • Preparing a system for imaging using the system preparation tool
  • Creating a new virtual machine
  • Creating a checkpoint of a Virtual Machine
  • Applying a checkpoint

Configuring Devices and Drivers

  • Verifying signed drivers
  • Viewing device properties
  • Viewing device manager
  • Viewing network adapter advanced properties
  • Viewing driver details
  • Uninstalling and reinstalling a device driver
  • Disabling and enabling a device in Device Manager
  • Rolling back a driver
  • Updating a driver
  • Configuring an input/output device
  • Installing a printer
  • Using the print management tools
  • Managing documents in the local queue
  • Removing a printer from Devices and Printers
  • Installing a shared network print device

Configuring Storage

  • Converting a FAT32 Partition to NTFS
  • Configuring disk quotas
  • Configuring OneDrive
  • Adding an MMC Snap-in
  • Creating a new volume
  • Converting a basic disk to a GPT disk
  • Converting a basic disk to a dynamic disk
  • Editing a drive letter
  • Deleting a partition
  • Creating an extended volume
  • Compressing and uncompressing folders
  • Running the Disk cleanup utility
  • Using the check disk utility

Configuring the Windows 10 Environment

  • Configuring Windows 10 desktop options
  • Changing the computer name
  • Changing the system's virtual memory
  • Installing features
  • Configuring a power plan
  • Configuring the power button to the switch user option
  • Configuring Services

Configuring Data Security

  • Managing NTFS permissions

Windows 10 Networking

  • Viewing the network connection details
  • Viewing wireless network connection properties
  • Accessing the Windows 10 wireless properties
  • Adding Windows 10 to the Domain via Active Directory
  • Configuring a static TCP/IP address
  • Connecting a Windows 10 machine to the domain
  • Creating a new inbound rule

Installing Applications

  • Installing Hyper-V
  • Setting the Microsoft Account

Managing Authorization and Authentication

  • Creating new users using MMC
  • Disabling user accounts
  • Deleting user accounts
  • Renaming a user account
  • Changing a user's password
  • Adding a user to an existing group
  • Assigning home folders
  • Creating local groups
  • Adding accounts to groups
  • Adding the Local Computer Policy snap-in
  • Configuring password policy
  • Configuring account-lockout policies
  • Configuring audit policies
  • Applying a User-Rights Policy
  • Enabling remote desktop
  • Setting up a VPN connection

Configuring Monitoring and Recovery

  • Using boot logging
  • Backing up files
  • Restoring Files
  • Creating a system image
  • Creating a restore point
  • Restoring a restore point
  • Using the recycle bin

Appendix A Windows 10 PowerShell Commands

Exam Information

The 70-698 exam is a part of Microsoft's MCSA: Windows 10 certification. This exam is intended for IT professionals to validate their skills and knowledge of installing and configuring Windows. The 70-680 exam covers areas such as local installation, configuration of core local services and the general local management and maintenance of Windows 10. The exam focuses on following objectives: implement windows; configure and support core services; and manage and maintain windows. 

Career Prospects
  • Desktop Support Specialists
  • Windows Client Administrator
  • Network Server Administrator
  • Windows System Administrator
Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 165
Where do I take the exam?
What is the format of the exam?

Drag and drop, build list, active screen, case study, hot area, and regular questions.

How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
120 minutes
What is the passing score?

(on a scale of 0-1000)

Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the 70-698, click here.

Table of Content

Here's What you will Learn

Lesson 1: Introduction

Lesson 2: Windows 10 Installation

  • Understanding the Basics
  • Windows 10 Architecture
  • Preparing to Install Windows 10
  • Installing Windows 10
  • Windows Update
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 3: Installing in an Enterprise Environment

  • Understanding Imaging
  • Understanding Hyper-V
  • Activating Machines in the Enterprise
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 4: Configuring Devices and Drivers

  • Configuring Hardware
  • Managing I/O Devices
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 5: Configuring Storage

  • Understanding File Systems
  • Configuring NTFS
  • Configuring Disk Storage
  • Using the Disk Management Utility
  • Managing Storage
  • Troubleshooting Disk Management
  • Managing Data Compression
  • Understanding RAID
  • Using Disk-Maintenance Tools
  • PowerShell Disk Commands
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 6: Configuring the Windows 10 Environment

  • Managing Windows
  • Configuring Mobility Options
  • Managing Windows 10 Services
  • Configuring Internet Browsers
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 7: Configuring Data Security

  • Configuring Network Resources
  • Managing Network Access
  • Configuring OneDrive
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 8: Windows 10 Networking

  • Understanding the Basics
  • Configuring NIC Devices
  • Understanding TCP/IP
  • Configuring Windows Firewall
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 9: Installing Applications

  • Understanding Deployment Options
  • Installing Applications
  • Understanding Azure
  • Supporting the Windows Store
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 10: Managing Authorization and Authentication

  • Understanding User Accounts
  • Working with User Accounts
  • Managing User Properties
  • Troubleshooting User Account Authentication
  • Managing and Creating Groups
  • Managing Security Using GPOs and LGPOs
  • Configuring User Account Control
  • Understanding Smart Cards
  • Configuring Remote Management
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 11: Configuring Monitoring and Recovery

  • Understanding Recovery
  • Knowing the Advanced Boot Options
  • Maintaining Windows 10 with Backup and Restore
  • Using System Protection
  • Monitoring Windows
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 12: Appendix A Windows 10 PowerShell Commands


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