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Windows 10: Networking

This step-by-step course covers how to connect a Windows 10 machine to a network, whether the network is a home network or a large enterprise network, and how to manage network settings. Instructions for establishing connections, configuring network settings, and selecting firewall rules are each broken down into logical steps to enable a straightforward setup process. Additionally, several troubleshooting options are demonstrated to ensure you can identify and resolve network connectivity issues.

Author and professor Joli Ballew shows you how to get connected, which settings to use to access different resources, and how to keep your system secure. She explains the security implications of different settings, so you can make informed decisions that help protect devices when using public networks. She also helps get the most out of the Window 10 sharing center. Lastly, she explains the native firewall rules, how to create your own inbound and outbound rules, and how to troubleshoot and modify your network connection.

Note: This course aligns to the Configure Networking domain from the Microsoft exam 70-697: Configuring Windows 10 Devices.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10 New Features

Windows 10 is here! Explore the core new features and improvements in Microsoft's newest operating system. Take a look at the Start menu, Task View, Snap Assist, and Continuum, which allows you to run the same apps on mobile Windows devices as your PC. Also see how the Cortana virtual assistant can help you find files and more, and check out the the Edge web browser's novel capabilities.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Organizing Files and Folders

Whether you're looking to organize files on your home computer or set up a file and folder system for your team at work, this course shows you how to organize and store files and folders for maximum efficiency in Windows 10. Dan Gookin begins by covering basics, such as the best way to save files for later use and tips for searching for and retrieving the files you want. He explains how to organize larger projects by arranging groups of files and folders and making the best use of libraries and archives. He then discusses different storage options open to Windows users, from removable storage devices to network storage and cloud storage on OneDrive.

Lynda.com is a PMI Registered Education Provider. This course qualifies for professional development units (PDUs). To view the activity and PDU details for this course, click here.

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Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Plan and Implement Software Updates

Software updates are key to keeping the systems on your network current and secure. Learn how to plan and implement software updates in Windows 10. Microsoft MVP Brien Posey shows how to deploy and manage updates using three different services: Software Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), and Intune. He covers topics such as creating update groups in Configuration Manager, approving and declining updates in Intune, deploying Microsoft and non-Microsoft updates in Intune, configuring automatic deployment rules, and analyzing log files to troubleshoot problematic updates.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Plan Desktop and Device Deployment

Demonstrate your fundamental understanding of Windows 10 by taking Microsoft Certification exam 70-697, Configuring Windows Devices. The 70-697 exam is a requirement for obtaining an MCSA: Windows 10 certification.

This hands-on, practical course covers the skills necessary for a system admin to plan deployments in Windows 10—and prepare for the Plan Desktop and Device Deployment domain of Microsoft Certification exam 70-697. Brien Posey shows how to perform a migration from Windows 7 to Windows 10, enable and configure Hyper-V, configure mobility options, and work with power plans. Plus, he explains how to encrypt a drive using BitLocker.

Review the learning objectives for the Plan Desktop and Device Deployment domain of exam 70-697 at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-70-697.aspx.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Provision and Manage Mobile Devices

Take control of mobile. Learn how to use ActiveSync policies, System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) profiles, and Intune to control the way your mobile users access email, Wi-Fi, VPN, apps, and data. This hands-on course covers the skills system administrators need to provision and manage mobile devices in Windows 10. Microsoft MVP Brien Posey shows how to connect mobile devices to Exchange Server and Exchange Online, provision user accounts for Intune, connect Intune with SCCM, configure Intune for mobile device management, and manage devices and conditional access in Intune.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Security

Whether you are upgrading or starting afresh with a new operating system out of the box, having the peace of mind that your system will be secure is possible by taking a few necessary actions. Protecting your Windows 10 system includes updating authentication and authorization settings, reviewing encryption options, selecting an anti-virus solution, and configuring network settings. Activating native solutions or adding compatible third-party solutions can improve your system's defenses. Completing a few crucial steps and configuring settings according to your needs is the focus of this course, Windows 10: Security.

In this course, Martin Guidry helps you work through each essential security step. He takes you through familiar ground, standard account setup, covering accounts, passwords, users groups, and permissions. He also takes you through unfamiliar territory, enhanced features and new products, examining BitLocker, Wi-Fi Sense, Windows Defender, and Edge, the new web browser. This course provides instructional step-by-step walkthroughs in addition to best practice discussions. Learn how to protect your computer from a network attack, apply security policies in Group Policy, use remote desktop, and more.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Tips and Tricks

Windows expert David Rivers shares tips and shortcuts for working more efficiently in Windows 10. This course opens with a top 10 list of power tips, before delving into mouse tricks and keyboard shortcuts, display and desktop organization tips, techniques for improving efficiency with basic operating system features, tips for improving system performance, and useful Windows utilities.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Troubleshooting for IT Support

Windows 10 is the most secure and reliable operating system ever from Microsoft. But when things go wrong, your users need your help to troubleshoot their issues. In this course, instructor Andrew Bettany provides a comprehensive guide to troubleshooting a range of Windows 10 issues commonly encountered by IT professionals—especially help desk professionals tasked with user support. Learn how to remotely help your users, troubleshoot hardware and software, and restore Windows 10 should you need to. You can discover how to resolve user account and permissions issues, and troubleshoot file access, networking and Wi-Fi problems, and Windows 10 startup issues. Plus, learn how to resolve app incompatibilities, diagnose and fix performance bottlenecks. Andrew wraps up the course with a look at essential maintenance tasks that will keep Windows 10 users from encountering problems in the first place.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 10: Troubleshooting for IT Support

Windows 10 is the most secure and reliable operating system ever from Microsoft. But when things go wrong, your users need your help to troubleshoot their issues. In this course, instructor Andrew Bettany provides a comprehensive guide to troubleshooting a range of Windows 10 issues commonly encountered by IT professionals—especially help desk professionals tasked with user support. Learn how to remotely help your users, troubleshoot hardware and software, and restore Windows 10 should you need to. You can discover how to resolve user account and permissions issues, and troubleshoot file access, networking and Wi-Fi problems, and Windows 10 startup issues. Plus, learn how to resolve app incompatibilities, diagnose and fix performance bottlenecks. Andrew wraps up the course with a look at essential maintenance tasks that will keep Windows 10 users from encountering problems in the first place.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 7: Enterprise Deployment

Learn the skills needed to deploy Windows 7 Enterprise in your environment in this intermediate Windows 7 training course. Instructor Steve Fullmer walks you through automating the installation and using deployment tools, and then covers additional topics such as driver management and remote server administration. This course is perfect for Windows administrators looking to elevate their skill set and perform more advanced Windows 7 management tasks.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 7 Essential Training

In Windows 7 Essential Training, David Rivers helps users of any level feel comfortable with the improvements and enhancements found in Microsoft's operating system. From simple navigation through the updated graphic user interface, David shows how to install or upgrade and get the most out of Windows 7. He covers using the new Internet Explorer 8 and boosting a computer's memory with the ReadyBoost tool. He also highlights hardware configuration options and explores the advances made connecting a home or work system with Windows Live, the cloud-computing environment made available for Windows 7 users. Exercise files accompany this course.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 7: Manage and Maintain

Go deeper into the features and tools in Windows 7 and learn how to manage your Windows 7 deployments better. See how to utilize the tools inside Windows 7 to maintain, tune, and enhance settings and preferences in your environment. This course is perfect for Windows administrators looking to elevate their skill set and perform more advanced Windows 7 management tasks.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 7: Networking and Security

Explore Windows 7 networking and security. Join Steve Fullmer for an exploration of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, IPv4 and IPv6, Domain Name System (DNS) resolution, and the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP). Learn how to configure Automatic Private IP Addressing (APIPA) and firewalls, and encrypt file systems. Plus, get insights on the Windows 7 security model, User Account Control (UAC), AppLocker, BitLocker, and Windows Defender.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 7: Troubleshoot

Learn how to troubleshoot Windows 7 environments. In this course, author Steve Fullmer shows you how to troubleshoot hardware and software performance issues, utilize Remote Desktop, review events, use the Problem Steps Recorder, and much more. This course is perfect for Windows administrators looking to elevate their skill set and perform more advanced Windows 7 management tasks.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8.1 Essential Training

Windows 8 was a new direction for Microsoft, offering mobile integration, cloud storage, and security enhancements. But some people were unhappy with its design. Windows 8.1 answers these complaints and takes Windows a step further. In this course, David Rivers shows you all its essential features. Take a tour of the interface, review the new file and folder behaviors, and meet the most useful apps, including Calendar, Photos, Maps, and Music. David also shows how to adjust system settings like default programs and volume, work with external devices, and set up networks. The final chapters show you how to keep your computer even more secure with Access Control and Windows Defender, and how to troubleshoot potential issues, like reversing fatal crashes.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8.1: Tips and Tricks

Get more done with Windows 8.1. Author David Rivers shares tips and shortcuts for working more efficiently, improving system performance, and protecting your data in Windows. The course opens with David's Top 10 list of power tips, before delving into great mouse tricks and keyboard shortcuts, display and desktop-organization tips, techniques for improving efficiency with basic but important operating system features, tips for improving system performance, and ten useful utilities.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8 Essential Training

Windows 8 is a significant departure from previous versions of the operating system, offering new mobile integration, cloud storage, and security enhancements. This course shows you all the essential features you'll need to jump-start Windows 8—whether you work with it closely at the office or use it casually at home. Author David Rivers discusses the migration path from older versions of Windows to Windows 8, tours the new interface, reviews the new file and folder behaviors, and introduces the most useful apps, including Calendar, Photos, and Music. He also shows how to adjust system settings like default programs and volume, and how to work with external devices and setup networks. The final chapters show you how to keep your computer even more secure with Access Control and Windows Defender, and how to troubleshoot potential issues, like reversing fatal crashes.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8 for IT Professionals

Admins: meet Windows 8. In this course, author Steve Fullmer explains the differences between the many versions of Windows 8, and then dives into basic desktop navigation. He reviews a standard Windows 8 image file (a .wim file), provides an overview of the boot process, and discusses fast boot, disk management, driver management, and the Windows 8 file system.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8: Management

Learn how to assist users, recover data, monitor performance, and start up safely in Windows 8. In this course, author Steve Fullmer covers how to perform these management tasks and many others, with a host of Windows 8 management tools, including advanced recovery options, recovery command-line tools, advanced start-up options, secure boot, Windows To Go, Hyper-V, and ReadyBoost.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8: Networking and Security

Learn about Windows 8 networking and security. Author Steve Fullmer explores the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, IPv4 and IPv6 networking, Domain Name System (DNS) resolution, and wireless networking. Additional topics include public key infrastructure, Windows 8 Defender, the defense-in-depth approach, and User Account Control (UAC).

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8 Release Preview First Look

Become acquainted with the newest release of the Windows operating system in this sneak peek at the Windows 8 Release Preview. Author David Rivers touches on all the updates and enhancements found in Windows 8, explaining how to transition seamlessly to the revamped user interface, navigate through the system with gestures and keyboard shortcuts, and work in several different applications, including Mail, Calendar, Messaging, and SkyDrive. The course also highlights changes to the redesigned Ribbon and explores some of the utilities for connecting with others and accessing the web.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8: Troubleshooting 1

Learn how to troubleshoot Windows 8 environments. Join author Steve Fullmer and learn how to perform PowerShell-script-based troubleshooting, network troubleshooting, and remote management. Explore the Problem Steps Recorder, recovery options, USMutils, transition technology, HomeGroup, and application compatibility.

Want more tips? Check out Troubleshooting Windows 8 Part 2.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows 8: Troubleshooting 2

Dive deeper into troubleshooting Windows 8. In this course, students will continue to explore Windows 8 troubleshooting features, including Windows 8 PowerShell 4.0, PowerShell 4.0 network tools, PowerShell 4.0 remoting, Remote Desktop Session Host (RD Session Host), Windows Firewall, and AppLocker.

Check out the first part of this series in Troubleshooting Windows 8 Part 1.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource

Windows as a Service: Planning Deployment

Starting with Windows 10, Microsoft provides quality and feature updates for Windows on an ongoing basis. The new release strategy-called Windows as a service-means IT admins need to adjust the way they have typically planned for OS deployments. In this course, Microsoft MVP Joli Ballew walks admins through a summary of Windows as a service, and presents the major considerations for successful deployments. She explains the difference between the semi-annual and long-term servicing channels, the advantages of becoming a Windows Insider, and strategies for minimizing risk with deployment rings and build testing. She also covers servicing tools such as Windows Update, Windows Update for Business, Windows Server Update Services, and System Center Configuration Manager, which offer different degrees of control, including deferment and targeting options.

Affiliation: UIUC
Provider: Lynda.com
Type: Streaming Resource



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