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Windows XP Professional (Exam 70-270)

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Learn how to set up and support the Windows® XP Professional operating system. Work at your own pace through lessons and exercises to gain practical experience installing, configuring, and administering Windows XP Professional. Learn to implement Windows XP Professional (including automated and remote installations); configure the desktop, install and support hardware devices and drivers; administer shared folders, file systems, and network printers; configure and troubleshoot network protocols and services (including TCP/IP, Internet Information Services, and remote access); optimize memory, processor, and application performance; manage security (Encrypting File System (EFS), NTFS permissions, Group Policy); and back up and restore files and system state data.

5 levels - 77 training modules


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Course Instructor: Kevin Wolford

Kevin Wolford started his computer career in 1983. He has been a technical writer, network administrator, and trainer. Kevin spent many years with Novell and is a CNI and Master CNE. In 1998 Kevin founded Tech Training, giving him a chance to test his training concepts on live labs. He is also an MCSE, MCT, and is certified in SMS, SQL Server, TCP/IP, NT Workstation, NT Server, Exchange Server, Windows 9x and 2000. Kevin has authored Microsoft certification books for New Riders and Sybex. He also owns a consulting company dedicated to teaching complex technical topics in a simple way.

Course Outline

Level 1
Clean Install
  • Installation planning
  • Install Methods
  • Performing an Install
Upgrade Install
  • Upgrade Process
  • Starting an upgrade
  • Migrating User Settings
  • Installation issues
Automated Install
  • Unattended Installations
  • SYSPREP for imaging installs
  • Remote Installation Services (RIS)
Level 2
I/O Devices
  • Hardware interfaces
  • Internal Devices
  • Parallel/Serial
  • USB/Firewall Devices
  • Remote Devices
Display Devices
  • Display Properties
  • Multiple Displays
Disk Management
  • Disk Management Console
  • Basic Disks
  • Dynamic Disks
Other Devices
  • ACPI
  • Multiple Processors
  • UPS
Level 3
1. Working w/ File Systems
  • FAT & FAT32
  • NTFS Features
NTFS File/Folder Permissions
  • Enabling and Using Permissions
  • Effective Permissions
  • Copying/Moving Files
Managing Shared Folders
  • Enabling Sharing
  • Sharing Permissions
  • Administrative Shares
  • Combining Share/NTFS Permissions
  • Printer Installation
  • Print Sharing
  • Printer Management
Level 4
Desktop Configuration
  • Desktop Controls
  • Accessibility Options
  • User Profiles
  • Application Management
System Performance
  • Monitoring Performance
  • Configuring Performance
  • Laptop Performance
  • Boot Problems
  • Boot Process
  • Backup
  • System Restore
  • Local Policy
  • Security Settings
  • EFS
  • Credentials
Level 5
IP Configuration
  • Configuration Tools
  • IP Parameters
  • IP Troubleshooting
  • Name Resolution
Internet Configuration
  • Internet Connections
  • Internet Explorer
  • IIS
Remote Configuration
  • Remote Connections
  • Remote Desktop