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Learn, prepare, and practice for MCSA 70-687 exam success with this Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT certification.
Master MCSA 70-687 exam topics for Windows 8.1 configuration
Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes
Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks
MCSA 70-687 Cert Guide: Configuring Microsoft® Windows 8.1 is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Best-selling authors and expert instructors Don Poulton, Randy Bellet, and Harry Holt share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.
The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan.
Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.
The study guide helps you master all the topics on the MCSA 70-687 exam, including the following:
Windows 8.1 introduction
Hardware readiness and compatibility
Installation and upgrades, including VHDs
Migrating users, profiles, and applications
Configuring devices and device drivers
Installing, configuring, and securing applications
Configuring Internet Explorer
Configuring Hyper-V virtualization
Configuring TCP/IP, network settings, and network security
Configuring and securing access to files and folders, including OneDrive and NFC
Configuring local security, authentication, and authorization
Configuring remote connections and management
Configuring and securing mobile devices
Configuring Windows Updates
Managing disks, backups, and system/file recovery
Managing/monitoring system performance