Chapter 15. Configuring Windows Operating Systems

Windows includes several configuration settings you can manipulate as a PC technician. Many of these are configured by default, so you won’t need to make changes to them. However, it’s very possible that users will manipulate these settings, and you’ll need to recognize what has been changed so that you can return the system to normal. Additionally, many of the tools you use to configure a system can also be valuable when troubleshooting Windows-based systems.

Exam 220-802 objectives in this chapter:

  • 1.2 Given a scenario, install, and configure the operating system using the most appropriate method.

    • Driver installation, software and windows updates

  • 1.4 Given a scenario, use appropriate operating system ...

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