MD-100: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate

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What will you learn?
  • Configuring data access and protection
  • Deploying Windows 10
  • Managing local users, groups, and devices
  • Managing Apps in Windows 10
  • Configuring Authorization & Authentication
  • Troubleshooting the Windows OS
  • Use the Windows control panel and setting app to configure settings.

Live training
  • Understanding with recent version of Windows
  • Some experience with the command prompt
  • Basic understanding of OS and Application concepts.

In this 5 Days course, We will cover how to design and implement an operating system deployment strategy using modern deployment methods, as well as how to implement an update strategy. You will introduced to the key components of modern management and co-management strategies. This course also covers what it takes to incorporate Microsoft Intune into your organization. We will also explain about applications and methods for deploying and managing browser-based applications. You will be introduced to the basic concepts of modern management security, including the principles of authentication, identity, access and compliance.

Module 1: Installing Windows

In the beginning of the course you will learn how to install windows 10 OS. This module also cover how to install the OS, as well as methods for migrations and upgrading. Finally, learn about the tools of deployment process.

Lab : In-place upgrade of Win7 to Win 10
Lab : Migrating User Settings using USMT

Now you can

  • Understand the Windows 10 client installation options.
  • Practice installing Windows 10.

Module 2: Post-installation Configuration and Personalization

In this module learn about the configuration and Customization of Windows Start Menu. Learn about the common Configuration Options, Advanced Configuration Methods also learn how to Manage Drivers and Devices.

Lab : Using Settings App & Control Panel
Lab : Using Group Policy Objects
Lab : Using PowerShell to Configure Windows
Lab : Managing local and network printers

Now you can

  • Customize the Windows 10 UI
  • Configure device specific settings such as power plans and mobile device options.
  • Use the Windows control panel and setting app to configure settings.
  • Perform tasks using Windows PowerShell.

Module 3: Updating Windows in Windows 10

In this module, We will learn about keeping Windows 10 up-to-date. Candidates will know about new Windows servicing model and how it applies to various scenarios. Learn different methods of updating Windows and applications.

Lab : Updating Windows 10

Now you can

  • Describe the Windows servicing model.
  • Configure Windows update settings.
  • Describe updating Windows using WSUS.

Module 4: Configuring Networking

This module covers about networking concepts including Configure IP Network Connectivity, Implement Name Resolution, Implement Wireless Network Connectivity. Learn about Remote Access Overview and Remote Management.

Lab : Configuring Network Connectivity
Lab : Configuring and Testing Name Resolution
Lab : Remote Management

Now you can

  • Configure IP network connectivity.
  • Describe how name resolution works.
  • Describe remote access technologies like VPNs.

Module 5: Configuring Storage

This module covers storage configuration and management in Windows 10. learn how to manage local storage, maintain disks and volumes, Managing Storage Spaces.

Lab : Managing Storage
Lab : Compressing Folders
Lab : Enabling Disk Quotas
Lab : Creating a Storage Space
Lab : Synchronizing files with OneDrive

Now you can

  • Describe the options and benefits of local, cloud, and virtual storage.
  • Configure OneDrive.
  • Configure local disk partitions and volumes.

Module 6: Managing Apps in Windows 10

In this module learn about the app management in windows 10. Learn the different types of apps and supported installation methods. Finally, this module will cover the differences between Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.

Lab : Sideloading an App
Lab : Installing and Updating Microsoft Store Apps
Lab : Configuring Internet Explorer Enterprise Mode

Module 7: Configuring Authorization & Authentication

In this module learn about Configuring Authorization & Authentication in windows 10. Learn about methods for how users sign-in to Windows 10. You will also learn what users can or cannot do on a device through methods like UAC and account. types.

Lab : Joining a Domain
Lab : Creating Security Policies
Lab : Configuring UAC

Now you can

  • Describe the different types of applications.
  • Install applications manually and using automated methods.
  • Manage application deployment using the Windows Store.

Module 8: Configuring Data Access and Usage

In this module, Candidates will learn about permissions. This module will cover Configuring and Managing File Access and, Configuring and Managing Shared Folders.

Lab : Creating, Managing, and Sharing a Folder
Lab : Using Conditions to Control Access and Effective Permissions

Now you can

  • Describe the different types of user and service accounts.
  • Configure Windows Hello.

Module 9: Configuring Threat Protection and Advanced Security

This module examines how to protect devices from external threats. This module will teach about using encryption, firewalls, and IPSec to help protect against threats. The module will conclude with how to configure and use Windows Defender and AppLocker.

Lab : Configuring Windows Defender
Lab : Creating Firewall Rules
Lab : Creating Connection Security Rules
Lab : Using EFS
Lab : Using Bitlocker
Lab : Configuring AppLocker

Now you can

  • Identify common security threats .
  • Describe the methods by which you can mitigate these common security threats.
  • Describe the different methods of encryption.

Module 10: Supporting the Windows 10 Environment

In this module we will learn about Windows 10 architecture and common environments. In this module learn about Support and Diagnostic Tools. Learn how to Monitoring and Troubleshooting Computer Performance works.

Lab : Monitoring Events
Lab : Monitoring Reliability and Performance

Now you can

  • Describe key stages in troubleshooting.
  • Describe the purpose and benefits of the various tools in Windows.
  • Use monitoring tools to establish a performance baseline

Module 11: Troubleshooting Files & Applications

In this module we will cover how to plan and configure data protection strategies and how to perform various file and system recovery methods. Finally, troubleshooting application installation issues, compatibility issues, and resolving browser issues.

Lab : Using File History to Recover Files
Lab : Troubleshooting Desktop Apps
Lab : Troubleshooting Application Compatibility Issues
Lab : Troubleshooting Microsoft Edge Issues

Now you can

  • Describe the different methods of file recovery.
  • Configure Windows 10 to support individual file and system recovery.
  • Recover a device using the Reset This PC function.

Module 12: Troubleshooting the OS

This module covers about Troubleshooting Windows Startup and Troubleshooting Operating System Service Issues.

Lab : Recovering using Reset This PC
Lab : Recovering using a Restore Point

Now you can

  • Describe the various methods identifying and recovering from startup issues.
  • Describe when to use the various advanced startup options.
  • Identify and disable a failed service.

Module 13: Troubleshooting Hardware and Drivers

In the concluding of the course we will learn how to troubleshoot Device Driver Failures. Learn introduction of Hardware Troubleshooting then learn troubleshooting physical failures

Lab : Recovering using Driver Rollback

Now you can

  • Troubleshoot and remediate driver issues.
  • Troubleshoot Peripherals
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