70-697 : MCSA Configuring Windows 10 Devices (Course & Lab)

70-697
70-697
MCSA Configuring Windows 10 Devices (Course & Lab)
ISBN : 978-1-61691-625-1
Gain hands-on expertise in Microsoft 70-697 certification exam with 70-697 - Configuring Windows Devices 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 and performance-based labs cover all the objectives of 70-697 exam and include topics such as managing identity, remote access, apps, updates and recovery, data access and protection; planning desktop and device deployment, Microsoft Intune device management solution; and configuring networking and storage.

Here's what you will get

Microsoft certification program validates the skills and expertise of an IT Professional using Microsoft technologies. The 70-697 exam validates a candidate’s fundamental knowledge and skills for building solid identities, protection of content (data loss protection), mobile device management policy, virtualization with Hyper-V, application management using the Company Portal and the Windows Store. 

Lessons
Lessons
11+
Exercises
100+
Quizzes
69+
Flashcards
197+
Glossary of terms
109+
TestPrep
Pre-assessment Questions
34+
Full Length Tests
2+
Post-Assessment Questions
50+
Lab
Performance based lab
71+
Video tutorials
71+
Hours
01:19+
Live Lab
live lab
20+
Video tutorials
71+
Hours
01:19+
Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee? USD 165
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
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? 700
What is the exam's retake policy?

Here are the retake policies:

  • If a candidate achieves a passing score on an exam, the candidate cannot take the exam again.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait at least 24 hours before resitting the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam for the third time. Same applies with fourth and fifth exam retakes.
  • A candidate may not take a given exam any more than five times per 12 months. This 12-month period starts the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam retake. To take a given exam more than five times per year, a candidate must submit a request and obtain prior permission from Microsoft.
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the 70-697, click here.
Which certification covers this exam?
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Windows Administrators
  • System Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Help Desk Technician

Here's what you will learn

  • The Microsoft Certification Program
  • Who Should Read This Book?
  • What's Inside?
  • What's Included with the Book
  • Recommended Home Lab Setup
  • MCSA Microsoft Windows 10: Exam 70-697 Objectives Map
  • Introducing Windows 10
  • Windows 10 Architecture
  • Preparing to Install Windows 10
  • Installing Windows 10
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Understanding Automated Deployment Options
  • Deploying Unattended Installations
  • Understanding Hyper-V
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Understanding File Systems
  • Configuring NTFS
  • Configuring Disk Storage
  • Using the Disk Management Utility
  • Managing Storage
  • Troubleshooting Disk Management
  • Managing Data Compression
  • Understanding Distributed File System
  • Managing Data Encryption with EFS
  • Understanding RAID
  • Using Disk-Maintenance Tools
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Managing File and Folder Security
  • Managing Network Access
  • Understanding Hardware Security
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Configuring the Windows 10 Operating System
  • Understanding Mobility Options
  • Using the Registry Editor
  • Configuring Remote Connections
  • Managing Windows 10 Services
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Managing Devices with Microsoft Intune
  • Supporting Applications
  • Understanding Updates
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Supporting Desktop Applications
  • Understanding Azure
  • Supporting the Windows Store
  • Understanding Web Browsers
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Overview of Windows 10 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
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Understanding Networking
  • Configuring Windows 10 NIC Devices
  • Understanding TCP/IP
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
  • Safeguarding and Recovery Basics
  • Using Advanced Boot Options
  • Maintaining Windows 10 with Backup and Restore
  • Using System Protection
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Hands on Activities (Labs)

  • Troubleshooting failed installations with setup logs
  • Performing a clean install of Windows 10
  • Downloading and installing MDT 2013
  • Configuring MDT 2013
  • Preparing a system for imaging using the system preparation tool
  • Creating a differencing hard disk
  • Creating a new virtual machine
  • Creating a checkpoint of a Virtual Machine
  • Applying a checkpoint
  • Converting a FAT32 Partition to NTFS
  • Configuring OneDrive
  • Configuring disk quotas
  • Converting a basic disk to a GPT disk
  • Converting a basic disk to a dynamic disk
  • Deleting a partition
  • Editing a drive letter
  • Creating a new volume
  • Adding an MMC Snap-in
  • Creating an extended volume
  • Compressing and uncompressing folders
  • Encrypting a folder
  • Implementing EFS file sharing
  • Using the Local Security Policy
  • Using the Cipher utility
  • Running the Disk cleanup utility
  • Using the check disk utility
  • Managing NTFS permissions
  • Using BitLocker in Windows 10
  • Installing features
  • Changing the computer name
  • Configuring Windows 10 desktop options
  • Changing the system's virtual memory
  • Configuring a power plan
  • Configuring the power button to the switch user option
  • Setting up a VPN connection
  • Enabling remote desktop
  • Configuring Services
  • Setting up a Microsoft Intune account
  • Creating a device group
  • Creating an Intune policy
  • Enrolling a device in Intune
  • Installing Hyper-V
  • Setting the Microsoft Account
  • Creating new users using MMC
  • Disabling user accounts
  • Deleting user accounts
  • Changing a user's password
  • Renaming a user account
  • 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
  • Applying a User-Rights Policy
  • Configuring account-lockout policies
  • Configuring audit policies
  • Viewing UAC effects on accounts
  • Viewing the network connection details
  • Viewing wireless network connection properties
  • Accessing the Windows 10 wireless properties
  • Configuring a static TCP/IP address
  • Connecting a Windows 10 machine to the domain
  • Creating a new inbound rule
  • Using boot logging
  • Creating a system image
  • Backing up files
  • Restoring Files
  • Creating a restore point
  • Using the recycle bin
  • Restoring a restore point

Hands on Activities (Live Labs)

  • Troubleshooting failed installations with setup logs
  • Performing a clean install of Windows 10
  • Downloading and installing MDT 2013
  • Configuring MDT 2013
  • Preparing a system for imaging using the system preparation tool
  • Creating a differencing hard disk
  • Creating a new virtual machine
  • Creating a checkpoint of a Virtual Machine
  • Applying a checkpoint
  • Converting a FAT32 Partition to NTFS
  • Configuring OneDrive
  • Configuring disk quotas
  • Converting a basic disk to a GPT disk
  • Converting a basic disk to a dynamic disk
  • Deleting a partition
  • Editing a drive letter
  • Creating a new volume
  • Adding an MMC Snap-in
  • Creating an extended volume
  • Compressing and uncompressing folders
  • Encrypting a folder
  • Implementing EFS file sharing
  • Using the Local Security Policy
  • Using the Cipher utility
  • Running the Disk cleanup utility
  • Using the check disk utility
  • Managing NTFS permissions
  • Using BitLocker in Windows 10
  • Installing features
  • Changing the computer name
  • Configuring Windows 10 desktop options
  • Changing the system's virtual memory
  • Configuring a power plan
  • Configuring the power button to the switch user option
  • Setting up a VPN connection
  • Enabling remote desktop
  • Configuring Services
  • Setting up a Microsoft Intune account
  • Creating a device group
  • Creating an Intune policy
  • Enrolling a device in Intune
  • Installing Hyper-V
  • Setting the Microsoft Account
  • Creating new users using MMC
  • Disabling user accounts
  • Deleting user accounts
  • Changing a user's password
  • Renaming a user account
  • 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
  • Applying a User-Rights Policy
  • Configuring account-lockout policies
  • Configuring audit policies
  • Viewing UAC effects on accounts
  • Viewing the network connection details
  • Viewing wireless network connection properties
  • Accessing the Windows 10 wireless properties
  • Configuring a static TCP/IP address
  • Connecting a Windows 10 machine to the domain
  • Creating a new inbound rule
  • Using boot logging
  • Creating a system image
  • Backing up files
  • Restoring Files
  • Creating a restore point
  • Using the recycle bin
  • Restoring a restore point