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Exam Ref 70-697 Configuring Windows Devices, Second Edition

Book Description

Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-697–and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of configuring Windows 10 devices in the enterprise. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level.

 

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:

• Manage identity

• Plan desktop and device deployment

• Plan and implement a Microsoft 365 Solution

• Configure networking

• Configure storage

• Manage data access and protection

• Manage remote access

• Manage apps

• Manage updates and recovery

 

This Microsoft Exam Ref:

• Organizes its coverage by exam objectives

• Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you

• Assumes you have experience with Windows desktop administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting; Windows 10 security, and integrated Azure features; as well as a basic understanding of Windows networking, Active Directory, and Microsoft Intune

 

For details on requirements for taking Exam 70-697, go to https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-70-697.aspx

Table of Contents

  1. Cover Page
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Dedication Page
  5. Contents at a Glance
  6. Contents
  7. About the authors
  8. Introduction
    1. Organization of this book
    2. Microsoft certifications
    3. Microsoft Virtual Academy
    4. Quick access to online references
    5. Errata, updates, & book support
    6. Stay in touch
    7. Important: How to use this book to study for the exam
  9. Chapter 1 Manage Identity
    1. Skill 1.1: Support Microsoft Store, Microsoft Store for Education, Microsoft Store for Business, and cloud apps
      1. Integrate Microsoft account and personalization settings
      2. Install and manage software
      3. Sideload apps into offline and online images
      4. Sideload apps by using Microsoft Intune
      5. Deep link apps using Microsoft Intune
    2. Skill 1.2: Support authentication and authorization
      1. Support user authentication
      2. Support workgroup, homegroup, and domain membership
      3. Configure local accounts and Microsoft accounts
      4. Configure Workplace Join
      5. Configure Azure AD Join
      6. Configure Windows Hello
    3. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    4. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    5. Chapter summary
  10. Chapter 2 Plan desktop and device deployment
    1. Skill 2.1: Migrate and configure user data
      1. Configure user profiles
      2. Configure folder location
      3. Migrate user profiles
    2. Skill 2.2: Configure Hyper-V
      1. Create and configure virtual machines
      2. Create and manage checkpoints
      3. Create and configure virtual switches
      4. Create and configure virtual disks
      5. Move virtual machine storage
    3. Skill 2.3: Configure mobility options
      1. Configure offline file policies
      2. Configure sync options
      3. Managing Power Settings
      4. Configure Windows To Go
      5. Configure Wi-Fi Direct
    4. Skill 2.4: Configure security for mobile devices
      1. Configure BitLocker
      2. Configure startup key storage
    5. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
      4. Scenario 4
    6. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
      4. Scenario 4
    7. Chapter summary
  11. Chapter 3 Plan and implement a Microsoft 365 solution
    1. Skill 3.1: Support mobile devices
      1. Support mobile device policies
      2. Support mobile access and data synchronization
      3. Support broadband connectivity
      4. Support Mobile Device Management by using Microsoft Intune
    2. Skill 3.2: Deploy software by using Microsoft Intune
      1. Use reports and In-Console Monitoring to identify required updates
      2. Approve or decline updates
      3. Configure automatic approval settings
      4. Configure deadlines for update installations
      5. Deploy third-party updates
    3. Skill 3.3: Manage devices with Microsoft 365 Solution
      1. Provision user accounts
      2. Enroll devices into Microsoft 365 Business
      3. Enroll devices into Microsoft 365 Enterprise
      4. View and manage all managed devices
      5. Configure Microsoft Intune subscriptions
      6. Configure the Microsoft Service Connection Point role
      7. Manage user and computer groups
      8. Configure monitoring and alerts
      9. Troubleshoot Microsoft Intune
      10. Manage policies
      11. Manage remote computers
    4. Skill 3.4: Configure information protection
      1. Manage and configure Office 365 Data Loss Prevention
      2. Windows Information Protection and BitLocker
      3. Azure Information Protection
      4. Microsoft Cloud App Security
      5. Explore Microsoft Cloud App Security
      6. Office 365 Cloud App Security
    5. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
      4. Scenario 4
    6. Thought experiment answer
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
      4. Scenario 4
    7. Chapter summary
  12. Chapter 4 Configure networking
    1. Skill 4.1: Configure IP settings
      1. Connect to a network
      2. Configure name resolution
      3. Configure network locations
    2. Skill 4.2: Configure network settings
      1. Connect to a wireless network
      2. Manage preferred wireless networks
      3. Configure network adapters
      4. Configure location-aware printing
    3. Skill 4.3: Configure and maintain network security
      1. Windows Defender Security Center
      2. Configure Windows Firewall
      3. Configure Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
      4. Configure connection security rules with IPsec
      5. Configure authentication exceptions
      6. Configure network discovery
    4. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
    5. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
    6. Chapter summary
  13. Chapter 5 Configure storage
    1. Skill 5.1: Support data storage
      1. Distributed File System
      2. Support Storage Spaces
      3. Manage Storage Spaces using PowerShell
      4. Support OneDrive
    2. Skill 5.2: Support data security
      1. Manage permissions including Sharing, NTFS and Dynamic Access Control
      2. Support Encrypting File System
      3. Troubleshoot Encrypting File System
      4. Controlling access to removable media
      5. Support BitLocker and BitLocker To Go
      6. Configure BitLocker using command-line tools
      7. Understand Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring
    3. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    4. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    5. Chapter summary
  14. Chapter 6 Manage data access and protection
    1. Skill 6.1: Configure shared resources
      1. Configure HomeGroup settings
      2. Configure libraries
      3. Configure shared folder permissions
      4. Configure shared printers
      5. Configure OneDrive
      6. Co-existence of OneDrive and OneDrive for Business
    2. Skill 6.2: Configure file and folder access
      1. Encrypt files and folders by using Encrypting File System
      2. Configure NTFS permissions
      3. Configure disk quotas
      4. Configure file access auditing
      5. Configure authentication and authorization
    3. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    4. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    5. Chapter summary
  15. Chapter 7 Manage remote access
    1. Skill 7.1: Configure remote connections
      1. Configure remote authentication
      2. Configure VPN connections and authentication
      3. Enable VPN Reconnect
      4. Configure broadband tethering
      5. Configure Remote Desktop client for Windows 10 Mobile, iOS, and Android
      6. Configure Remote Desktop settings
      7. Enable restricted admin mode for RDP in Windows 8.1 and Windows 2012 R2
      8. Remote Desktop Connection Zoom support
    2. Skill 7.2: Configure mobility options
      1. Configure offline file policies
      2. Configure power policies
      3. Configure Windows To Go
      4. Configure sync options
      5. Configure WiFi Direct
    3. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    4. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    5. Chapter summary
  16. Chapter 8 Manage apps
    1. Skill 8.1: Deploy and manage RemoteApp apps
      1. Configure RemoteApp prerequisites
      2. Configure RemoteApp and Desktop Connections settings
      3. Configure Group Policy Objects for signed packages
      4. Subscribe to the Desktop Connections feeds
      5. Support iOS and Android
      6. Configure Remote Desktop Web access for distribution
    2. Skill 8.2: Support desktop apps
      1. Support desktop app compatibility by using Application Compatibility Tools
      2. Support desktop application co-existence
      3. Install and configure User Experience Virtualization
      4. Deploy desktop apps by using Microsoft Intune
    3. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    4. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
    5. Chapter summary
  17. Chapter 9 Manage updates and recovery
    1. Skill 9.1: Configure system recovery
      1. Configure a recovery drive
      2. Configure system restore
      3. Perform a reset
      4. Perform a Fresh Start
      5. Perform a driver rollback
      6. Configure restore points
    2. Skill 9.2: Configure file recovery
      1. Configure File History
      2. Restore previous versions of files and folders
      3. Recover files from OneDrive
    3. Skill 9.3: Configure and manage updates
      1. Configure update settings
      2. Configure Windows Update policies
      3. Manage update history
      4. Roll back updates
      5. Update Microsoft Store apps
    4. Thought experiments
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
    5. Thought experiment answers
      1. Scenario 1
      2. Scenario 2
      3. Scenario 3
    6. Chapter summary
  18. Index
  19. Code Snippets