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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Simple Volume tutorials

  • A simple volume is available on a single hard-disk drive.

  • There is no Fault Tolerance that is any physical disk failure results in data loss.

  • However loss is limited to the failed disk drive only.

  • Volume input/output (I/O) performance depends upon Disk I/O speed.

  • A simple volume may provide better performance over striped Set Volume.

  • Note :- Most pre-installed desktop and laptop are made available using Single Simple Volume. This is for the one who require simplicity and ease of use.

  • It is advisable the business user should configure computer having one disk with more than one volume let's say 3 Volumes. That is Operating System on the First Volume, the second Volume for future new Operating system and Separate third volume for business and personal Data.


Exercise : Create Partition, format it and apply volume name using Diskmgmt

  • Open the Start Screen.

  • Type diskmgmt.msc, and then press Enter.

  • Right-click the unallocated space on Disk, and then click New Simple Volume.

  • In the New Simple Volume Wizard, on the Welcome to the New Simple Volume Wizard page, click Next.

  • On the Specify Volume Size page, change the Simple volume size in MB value to 10000, and then click Next.

  • On the Assign Drive Letter or Path page, click Next.

  • On the Format Partition page, in the Volume label text box, type Simple1, and then click Next.

  • On the Completing the New Simple Volume Wizard page, click Finish.

  • When the New Simple Volume Wizard is complete, close Disk Management.


Exercise : Create Partition format it and apply volume name using DiskPart

  • Open the Start Screen, type c, and in the Apps search screen click Command Prompt.

  • At the command prompt, type Diskpart, and then press Enter.

  • At the DISKPART> prompt type select disk 3, and then press Enter.

  • At the DISKPART> prompt, type create partition primary size=10000, and then press Enter.

  • At the DISKPART> prompt, type list partition and then press Enter.

  • At the DISKPART> prompt, type select partition 2, and then press Enter.

  • At the DISKPART> prompt, type format fs=ntfs label=Simple2 quick, and then press Enter.

  • At the DISKPART> prompt, type Assign and then press Enter.

  • Close all open windows.

  • Click the Windows Explorer icon on the task bar.

  • In the Libraries window, click Computer, and then verify the visibility of the volumes that you created.

  • Close the Windows Explorer window.


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