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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Remote Assistance tutorials

  • Remote Assistance allows a user to request help from a remote administrator or other technical person.

  • To access Remote Assistance, run the Windows Remote Assistance tool. Using this tool, you can do the following:

  • Invite someone who is trustworthy to help you.

  • Offer to help someone.

  • View the remote userís desktop.

  • Chat with the remote user with text chat.

  • Send a file to the remote computer.

  • If permissions allow, request to take remote control of the remote desktop.

  • Users can send Remote Assistance invitations through email, or by saving a request to a file that the remote administrator can read and act upon.

Exercise Remote Desktop

  • Enable windows firewall for Remote Assistance

  • On Windows 8 desktop, Select Control Panel - view by Large Icon and scroll down and choose Windows Firewall.

  • Click on Allow an App or feature through Windows Firewall.

  • Scroll down and select Remote Assistance and then Click Change Setting button on top. Then enable Ģ Remote Assistance through the firewall for all network location profiles (Domain, Private, and Public).

  • Click Ok and close Control Panel.

  • Now letís enable remote Assistance

  • Right Click Computer, click Remote Setting Link.

  • Enable Ģ Allow Remote Assistance connections to this computers

  • Close current Window.

  • Now you need to invite someone to help you or help someone who has invited you. To do so, Click Windows Key and R and on run command type msra or on Start screen type msra from apps and click enter key.

  • This will open Windows Remote Assistance wizard.

  • Click Invite someone you trust to help you.

  • You can send invitation as file, send it via email or use Easy Connect. Right now click Select this invitation as a file.

  • In the Save as file box, save file with appropriate name and save it to network shared location.

  • It will display Give your helper the invitation file and Password. Write down password.

  • Now copy the file and send it to person who can help you along with password.

  • When remote user, click on invitation file. It asks for the password. Once right password is entered, remote user can have chat with you, can ask for Take control and can manage all resources on your computer.

  • As you can see that we are not moving mouse, still it is selecting other options from windows. Once assistance is competed, you can click on Stop sharing button.

  • Similarly if someone sends you invitation and password, you can assist other to resolve their problems from your computer.


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