Chapter 14

Users, Groups, and Permissions

Lab Exercises

14.01    Managing Users in Windows

14.02    Defining NTFS Permissions

14.03    Sharing Files and Folders

14.04    Encrypting Important Data

14.05    Configuring User Account Control

14.06    Using BitLocker To Go

14.07    Setting File Permissions in Linux

Lab Analysis Test

Key Term Quiz


Users, groups, and permissions are intrinsic to every Windows computer. The challenge to users and groups is that so many techs only think of them in an enterprise network context. But not every computer is a part of some vast corporate network. Not everyone logs on to a domain and manipulates multiple file servers to carry out their business. Sometimes, a system stands alone. And lest you take pity on ...

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