Windows 8

1. Windows 8 2. Module 1 - Installing and Deploying Windows 8. 3. Windows 8 editions. 4. Advantage of 64 bit Processor. 5. Minimum hardware requirement for Windows 8 6. Option for installing Windows 8 7. Installation of Windows 8 8. Upgrading and Migrating to Windows 8 9. What is Upgrading 10. What is Migration 11. Migrating User Data and Settings 12. Migrating using USMT ( User State Migration Tool ) 13. MBR - Master Boot Record 14. GUID - GPT Disk. 15. Disk Management tools. 16. Simple Volume 17. Spanned and Striped Volumes 18. Maintaining Disks, Partitions, and Volumes 19. Disk Quota 20. Device Driver in Windows 8 21. System Restore 22. LAST KNOWN GOOD CONFIGURATION 23. Configure and Trouble shoot Network Connections 24. What is an IPv4 Address 25. Default Gateway 26. Public and Private IPv4 Address 27. IPv6 Network Connectivity 28. IPv4 Address can be assigned by following types 29. Implementing Name Resolution 30. Trouble Shooting Network Connectivity 31. Implementing Wireless Security 32. Wireless network Technologies 33. What is Wireless Broadband? 34. IEEE 802.11 35. Wireless Network Configuration 36. Security Types 37. Implementing Network Security. 38. Configuring Windows Firewall 39. Ports and Application 40. Important Application, Protocol and Port Number 41. Configure Inbound and Outbound Rules 42. Securing Network traffic 43. Configuring Windows Defender 44. Managing File Access 45. NTFS Standard permission for FOLDER 46. Preventing Permission Inheritance 47. Different ways to Share Folder 48. RULE for setting NTFS + SHARE PERMISSION 49. Managing Printers 50. SkyDrive 51. Securing Windows 8 Desktop 52. User Account Types and Rights 53. Windows Authentication Methods 54. Important Security Features in Windows 8 55. Managing EFS Certificates 56. BitLocker 57. Configuring BitLocker To Go 58. UAC - User Account Control 59. Configuring Application. 60. Application Compatibility Issue 61. Resolve Common Application Compatibility Issues 62. Office 365 63. Windows Store 64. LOB (Line Of Business) and Sideloading 65. Configuring Internet Explorer Settings 66. AppLocker 67. Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 8 Client Computers 68. Performance Monitor 69. Commonly used Performance Counters 70. Resource Monitor 71. Managing Reliability of Windows 8 72. Managing Windows 8 Updates 73. Configuring Mobile Computing and Remote Access 74. Tools for Configuring Mobile Computers and Device Setting 75. Configure VPN Access 76. Data encryption 77. VPN Tunneling Protocols 78. Configure Remote Desktop and Remote Assistance 79. Remote Assistance 80. DirectAccess 81. Hyper-V 82. VHD 83. Managing Snapshot 84. Troubleshooting and Recovery Options for Windows 8 85. Enable and configure Windows 7 File Recovery 86. Advance Troubleshoot now option 87. Windows 8 System Restore 88. Using Windows PowerShell
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Module 1 - Installing and Deploying Windows 8 tutorials

  • In this module we will be talking about key features in Windows 8, Windows 8 editions and understand the implications of using the 32-bit or 64-bit versions on Windows 8.


New Features in Windows 8.

  • Microsoft has completely redesign operating system to Metro-style lay-out. Microsoft has even re-designed their logo to tile-based new logo. Windows 8 is the biggest change in history of Microsoft after Windows 95. It contains more than 300 new features. Some of the important features are.

  • Start screen. The Start screen is tile-based, and configurable. You can resize tiles size. Tiles can display live information and with right hardware it is s touch-friendly. Clicking on tiles can open the program.

  • Desktop has changed into an App. By clicking on Desktop App you will switch to good old desktop.

  • Windows Store - this concept allows developers to offer their apps for free or sell them. If they decide to sell, Microsoft will take 30% and if your

  • App makes more than 25,000 $, than Microsoft will reduce its share to 20%.

  • Cloud integration. Windows 8 provides increased integration with cloud-based services and information.

  • Trusted Boot. Some malware programs, somehow manages to target boot process and insert malware files. Windows 8 Trusted Boot feature protect the integrity of boot process, its kernel, system file and boot drivers. In the event of any such tampered case, it will automatically detect and repair the system.

  • Reset and refresh your PC. If user select

  • Reset your PC, it removes all personal data, apps, and settings from the PC, and reinstalls Windows.

  • Refresh your PC keeps all personal data, desktop-style apps, and other important settings, and Reinstalls Windows, retaining the user experience and user data.

  • Windows to Go. Allows fully functional Windows 8 that can start and run from a USB device.

  • Remote Desktop Services. Windows 8 allows multiple users to connect remotely to the same computing infrastructure.

  • Hyper-V. You can take advantage of Hyper-V to test multiple operating system & configurations on a single computer. It can provide a consolidated and virtual environment.

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