This is the Lab Manual to accompany 70-687 Configuring Windows 8.
This 70-687 Configuring Windows 8 textbook prepares your student for the first of two required exams for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 8 certification. Students master configuration or support for Windows 8 computers, devices, users and associated network and security resources. Those in this IT Professional career field are prepared to work with networks configured as a domain-based or peer-to-peer environment with access to the Internet and cloud services. In addition, these IT Professionals will have mastered the skills requred to be a consultant, full-time desktop support technician, or IT generalist who administers Windows 8-based computers and devices as a portion of their broader technical responsibilities. Additional skills addressed in this textbook: Install and Upgrade to Windows 8 Configure Hardware and Applications Configure Network Connectivity Configure Access to Resources Configure Remote Access and Mobility Monitor and Maintain Windows Clients Configure Backup and Recovery Options The MOAC IT Professional series is the Official from Microsoft, turn-key Workforce training program that leads to professional certification and was authored for college instructors and college students. MOAC gets instructors ready to teach and students ready for work by delivering essential resources in 5 key areas: Instructor readiness, student software, student assessment, instruction resources, and learning validation. With the Microsoft Official Academic course program, you are getting instructional support from Microsoft; materials that are accurate and make course delivery easy. Request your sample materials today.
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Lab 1: Evaluating Hardware Readiness and Capability Lab 2: Installing Windows 8 Lab 3: Migrating and Configuring User Data Lab 4: Configuring Devices and Device Drivers Lab 5: Installing and Configuring Desktop Applications Lab 6: Installing and Configuring Windows Store Applications Lab 7: Controlling Access to Local Hardware and Applications Lab 8: Configuring Internet Explorer Lab 9: Configuring Hyper-V Lab 10: Configuring IP Settings Lab 11: Configuring Network Settings Lab 12: Configuring and Maintaining Network Security Lab 13: Configuring Remote Management Lab 14: Configuring Shared Resources Lab 15: Configuring File and Folder Access Lab 16: Configuring Local Security Settings Lab 17: Configuring Authentication and Authorization Lab 18: Configuring Remote Connections Lab 19: Configuring Mobility Options Lab 20: Configuring Security for Mobile Devices Lab 21: Configuring and Managing Updates Lab 22: Managing Local Storage Lab 23: Monitoring System Performance Lab 24: Configuring Backups Lab 25: Configuring System Recovery Options Lab 26: Configuring File Recovery Options