MCTS Self-paced training kit [Exam 70-620] : configuring Windows Vista Client / Ian McLean, Orin Thomas.
By: McLean, Ian.
Contributor(s): Thomas, Orin | Microsoft Corporation.Material type: TextPublisher: Redmond, Wash. : Microsoft Press, c2007Description: xxvii, 817 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).ISBN: 0735623902; 9780735623903.Other title: Configuring Windows Vista Client | MCTS exam 70-620 [Spine title].Subject(s): Microsoft software -- Examinations -- Study guides | Electronic data processing personnel -- Certification | Operating systems (Computers) -- Installation | Microsoft Windows (Computer file)DDC classification: 005.4/46 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Table of contents only
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Companion CD includes practice tests and an e-book (electronic version of the book in PDF which can be viewed using Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader).
Book -- 1. Installing Windows Vista Client -- 2. Windows Vista upgrades and migrations -- 3. Troubleshooting post-installation system settings -- 4. Configuring and troubleshooting Internet access -- 5. User account control -- 6. Configuring Internet Explorer security -- 7. Configuring network connectivity -- 8. Configuring firewall and remote support settings -- 9. Configuring communications applications included with Windows Vista -- 10. Configuring faxes, media applications, and the Windows sidebar -- 11. Maintaining and optimizing Windows Vista -- 12. Configuring updates and configuring data -- 13. Configuring mobile devices -- 14. Working with a tablet PC.
Exam prep guide. This training kit is designed for information technology support personnel who support Windows Vista at the Tier 1 or Tier 2 level in a wide range of environments and who plan to take the Microsoft Certiied Technology Specialist (MCTS) exam 70-620. Before you begin using this kit you should have a solid foundation-level understanding of Microsoft Windows client operating systems and common Internet technologies. You wil learn to install and upgrade Windows Vista, as well as configure and trouble shoot post-installation system settings; configure security features, network connectivity, and applications included with Windows Vista; maintain and optimize systems that run Windows Vista; configure and troubleshoot mobile computers and devices.
Practice tests. Reinforce your understanding of how to configure Windows Vista by using electronic practice tests on the CD-ROM culled from the pool of Lesson Review questions in this book. You customize the questions to meet your needs. You can practice for the 70-620 certification exam by using tests created from a pool of 300 questions, which give you many practice exam options.
Minimum hardware specification necessary to complete the practice exercises: Personal computer with a 1-GHz or faster processor; 512 MB of RAM (1.5 GB if you plan to use virtual machine software); 40 GB of available hard disk space (80 GB if you plan to use virtual machine software); DVD-ROM drive; DirectX-capable graphics card with a Windows Display Driver Model (WDDM) driver, Hardware Pixel Shader 2.0 support, and a minimum of 128 MB graphics memory; keyboard and Microsoft mouse or compatible pointing device; access to a Windows XP computer with Service Pack 2 installed; wireless router or wireless fidelity interface card; a second computer with Windows Vista installed; access to a TV tuner card or universal serial bus (USB) device; USB2 flash memory pen drive that supports ReadyBoost (less than 256 MB free); Windows Vista running on a mobile PC with second computer on your network that is acting as a network server; access to a Tablet PC that has Windows Home Premium, Business, Enterprise, or Ultimate installed.
Software requirements: Windows Vista Ultimate edition.