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MCSA 70-697 and 70-698 Cert Guide: Configuring Windows Devices; Installing and Configuring Windows 10

Book Description

Learn, prepare, and practice for MCSA 70-697 and 70-698 exam success with this Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT certification.

 

  • Master MCSA 70-697 and 70-698 exam topics
  • Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes
  • Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks
  • Practice with realistic exam questions

 

MCSA 70-697 and 70-698 Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Technical consultants Don Poulton, Harry Holt, and Randy Bellet share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.

 

The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan.

 

The companion website contains the powerful Pearson Test Prep practice test software, complete with hundreds of exam-realistic questions. The assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most.

 

Well regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.

 

The study guide helps you master all the topics on the MCSA 70-697 exam Configuring Windows Devices and the MCSA 70-698 exam Installing and Configuring Windows 10: all the knowledge you need to earn MCSA: Windows 10 certification. Topics include

Exam 70-697:

· Managing identity

· Planning desktop and device deployment

· Planning and implementing a Microsoft Intune device management solution

· Configuring networking and storage

· Managing data access and protection

· Managing remote access, apps, updates, and recovery

 

Exam 70-698:

· Implementing Windows

· Configuring and supporting core services

· Managing and maintaining Windows

Table of Contents

  1. About This eBook
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Contents at a Glance
  5. Table of Contents
  6. About the Authors
  7. Dedication
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. About the Technical Reviewer
  10. We Want to Hear from You!
  11. Reader Services
  12. Introduction
    1. About the 70-697, Configuring Windows Devices and 70-698, Installing and Configuring Windows 10 Exams
    2. 70-697 Exam Topics
    3. 70-698 Exam Topics
    4. About the MCSA 70-697 and 70-698 Cert Guide
    5. How This Book Is Organized
    6. Companion Website
    7. Pearson Test Prep Practice Software
    8. Accessing the Pearson Test Prep Software Online
    9. Accessing the Pearson Test Prep Software Offline
    10. Customizing Your Exams
    11. Updating Your Exams
  13. Chapter 1 Introducing Windows 10
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. A Brief History of Windows
    4. Features Tour of Windows 10
    5. A Quick Tour of Windows 10
    6. Configuring Windows Updates
    7. Configure Updates in the Enterprise
    8. Exam Preparation Tasks
    9. Review All the Key Topics
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  14. Chapter 2 Implementing Windows
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Preparing for Installation Requirements
    4. Performing a Clean Installation
    5. Upgrading to Windows 10
    6. Using Alternate Installation Media
    7. Installing Additional Windows Features
    8. Configuring Native Boot Scenarios
    9. Exam Preparation Tasks
    10. Review All the Key Topics
    11. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    12. Definitions of Key Terms
  15. Chapter 3 Post-Installation Configuration
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring and Customizing the User Interface, According to Device Type
    4. Configuring Windows 10 Options
    5. Configuring Devices and Device Drivers
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  16. Chapter 4 Managing Windows in an Enterprise
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Active Directory
    4. Windows in an Enterprise Environment
    5. Exam Preparation Tasks
    6. Review All the Key Topics
    7. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    8. Definitions of Key Terms
  17. Chapter 5 Installing and Managing Software
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Microsoft Account
    4. Windows Store and Cloud Apps
    5. Exam Preparation Tasks
    6. Review All the Key Topics
    7. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    8. Definitions of Key Terms
  18. Chapter 6 Windows 10 Networking
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring TCP/IP Settings
    4. Configuring IP Settings
    5. Configuring Network Settings
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  19. Chapter 7 Windows 10 Security
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring Authentication and Authorization
    4. Supporting Authentication and Authorization
    5. Configuring NTFS Permissions
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  20. Chapter 8 Windows 10 Data Security
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Support Data Security
    4. Encrypting File System
    5. Configuring Local Security Policy
    6. Security for Mobile Devices
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Complete Tables and Lists from Memory
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  21. Chapter 9 Managing User Data
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring Data Storage
    4. Supporting Data Storage
    5. User Data Migration and Configuration
    6. Configuring Local, Roaming, and Mandatory Profiles
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  22. Chapter 10 Windows Hyper-V
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Introduction to Virtualization
    4. Creating and Configuring Virtual Machines
    5. Creating and Managing Virtual Machine Checkpoints
    6. Creating and Configuring Virtual Switches
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  23. Chapter 11 Configuring and Securing Mobile Devices
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring Offline Files and Sync Center
    4. Configuring Power Policies
    5. Configuring Windows To Go
    6. Configuring Wi-Fi Direct
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Complete Tables and Lists from Memory
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  24. Chapter 12 Managing Mobile Devices
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Mobile Device Policies
    4. Managing Data Synchronization
    5. Managing Broadband Connectivity
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  25. Chapter 13 Microsoft Intune
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Microsoft Intune Administration
    4. Microsoft Intune Monitoring
    5. Deploying Software Updates
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  26. Chapter 14 Configuring File and Folder Access
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring Data Encryption Using Encrypting File System (EFS)
    4. Configuring Disk Quotas
    5. Configuring Object Access Auditing
    6. Configuring Shared Resources
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  27. Chapter 15 Configuring Remote Access
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring Remote Authentication
    4. Configuring Remote Desktop Settings
    5. Configuring VPN Authentication and Settings
    6. Configuring Remote Management
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  28. Chapter 16 Configuring and Maintaining Network Security
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring Windows Firewall
    4. Configuring IPsec Security Rules
    5. Configuring Network Discovery
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  29. Chapter 17 Managing Mobile Apps
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Remote Desktop Services and RemoteApp
    4. Microsoft Azure RemoteApp
    5. Exam Preparation Tasks
    6. Review All the Key Topics
    7. Definitions of Key Terms
  30. Chapter 18 Managing Desktop Applications
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Implementing Apps
    4. Desktop Application Compatibility
    5. User Experience Virtualization
    6. Using Microsoft Intune for Desktop Apps
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    10. Definitions of Key Terms
  31. Chapter 19 Monitoring and Managing Windows
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Monitoring Windows 10
    4. Configuring Advanced Management Tools
    5. Exam Preparation Tasks
    6. Review all the Key Topics
    7. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
    8. Definitions of Key Terms
  32. Chapter 20 Configuring System Recovery Options
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Configuring a USB Recovery Drive
    4. System Restore and Restore Points
    5. Resolving Hardware and Device Issues
    6. Rolling Back Drivers
    7. Exam Preparation Tasks
    8. Review All the Key Topics
    9. Definitions of Key Terms
  33. Chapter 21 Configuring File Recovery
    1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
    2. Foundation Topics
    3. Restoring Previous Versions of Files and Folders
    4. Configuring File History
    5. Recovering Files from OneDrive
    6. Exam Preparation Tasks
    7. Review All the Key Topics
    8. Definitions of Key Terms
  34. Chapter 22 Final Preparation
    1. Tools for Final Preparation
    2. Suggested Plan for Final Review/Study
    3. Summary
  35. Appendix A Answers to the “Do I Know This Already?” Quizzes
    1. Chapter 1
    2. Chapter 2
    3. Chapter 3
    4. Chapter 4
    5. Chapter 5
    6. Chapter 6
    7. Chapter 7
    8. Chapter 8
    9. Chapter 9
    10. Chapter 10
    11. Chapter 11
    12. Chapter 12
    13. Chapter 13
    14. Chapter 14
    15. Chapter 15
    16. Chapter 16
    17. Chapter 17
    18. Chapter 18
    19. Chapter 19
    20. Chapter 20
    21. Chapter 21
  36. Appendix B Memory Tables
    1. Chapter 2
    2. Chapter 3
    3. Chapter 4
    4. Chapter 5
    5. Chapter 6
    6. Chapter 7
    7. Chapter 8
    8. Chapter 9
    9. Chapter 11
    10. Chapter 13
    11. Chapter 14
    12. Chapter 15
    13. Chapter 18
    14. Chapter 19
    15. Chapter 20
  37. Appendix C Memory Tables Answer Key
    1. Chapter 2
    2. Chapter 3
    3. Chapter 4
    4. Chapter 5
    5. Chapter 6
    6. Chapter 7
    7. Chapter 8
    8. Chapter 9
    9. Chapter 11
    10. Chapter 13
    11. Chapter 14
    12. Chapter 15
    13. Chapter 18
    14. Chapter 19
    15. Chapter 20
  38. Glossary of Key Terms
  39. Index
  40. Insert Front Cover
  41. Insert Back Cover
  42. Code Snippets