MS-20698 - Installing and Configuring Windows 10

This five-day instructor-led course provides IT professionals with the knowledge and skills required to install and configure Windows 10 desktops in a Windows Server small to medium-sized AD DS domain environment. These skills include learning how to install and customize Windows 10 operating systems and apps, configure local and remote network connectivity, and configure local and online storage. Students also will learn how to configure security in addition to how to maintain, update, and recover Windows 10.

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Before attending this course, students must have:
  • Experience deploying and configuring Windows 8, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10.
  • Experience deploying and configuring Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016 Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).
  • Experience deploying and configuring network services, including DNS, in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
  • Windows Client essentials, such as a working knowledge of Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7.

Detailed Class Syllabus

Module 1: Installing Windows 10

Overview of Windows 10
Planning your Windows 10 deployment
Installing and deploying Windows 10
Upgrading to Windows 10
Windows 10 installation maintenance
Managing volume activation

Module 2: Performing post-installation configuration

Overview of management tools
Customizing the user interface
Managing devices, device drivers, and services
Configuring features, mobility, and power options
Overview of Client Hyper-V

Module 3: Implementing networking

Homegroups, workgroups, and domains
Configuring IPv4 network connectivity
Configuring IPv6 network connectivity
Implementing name resolution
Troubleshooting network connectivity
Implementing wireless network connectivity

Module 4: Implementing network security

Implementing Windows Firewall
Connection security rules
Implementing Windows Defender

Module 5: Managing Windows 10 with Group Policy

Overview of Group Policy
Configuring Windows 10 devices with GPOs

Module 6: Implementing remote management

Using Remote Desktop
Using Remote Assistance
Remoting with Windows PowerShell

Module 7: Managing storage

Overview of storage options
Managing disks, partitions, and volumes
Maintaining disks and volumes
Implementing Storage Spaces
Implementing and managing OneDrive
Working with virtual hard disks

Module 8: Managing files and resources

Overview of file systems
Configuring and managing file access
Managing shared folders
Implementing Work Folders
Managing printers

Module 9: Deploying and managing apps

Overview of apps in Windows 10
The Windows Store and Windows Store for Business
Automating app deployment
Configure web browsers

Module 10: Securing Windows 10

Managing user accounts
Configuring UAC
Implementing and Managing BitLocker

Module 11: Implementing remote connectivity

Overview of remote connectivity options
Implementing VPNs
Implementing DirectAccess

Module 12: Maintaining Windows 10

Updating Windows 10
Monitoring Windows 10

Module 13: Recovering Windows 10

Recovering files
Performing system recovery