Windows 10: Administration

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  • Course details

    Being able to administer a Windows machine is a key skill for any Windows administrator. Keep your skills sharp and up to date with this Windows 10 administration training. Martin Guidry takes a detailed look at the operating system, focusing on the administrative tasks necessary for keeping Windows 10 in tiptop shape.

    Martin first reviews the various editions of both the desktop and mobile versions of Windows 10. This section covers the special features included with the Enterprise edition, and the hardware requirements for some of the new Windows 10 features. Martin also explains installing and updating drivers and configuring and optimizing the OS, including system properties and power options. Then it's a deep dive into Group Policy, including working with local groups, configuring preferences, and troubleshooting Group Policy. Martin also looks at Windows security—authentication and encryption—as well as the boot process, and concludes the course with a brief look at virtualization, networking, and backup and recovery.


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      Martin Guidry

      Penetration Testing Team Lead at Perspecta

      Martin Guidry is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and an authority on topics such as SQL Server and SharePoint.

      Martin has over 3,000 hours of classroom experience teaching over 600 students, and he has passed 46 Microsoft Certification exams, which prompted Microsoft to hire him to write future exams. A native of Carencro, Louisiana, Martin earned a bachelor's degree from University of Louisiana, where he pursued graduate work in computer science. Martin has done freelance consulting in software development and database design since 1997.

    Skills covered in this course

  • Welcome

    - [Voiceover] Hi. I'm Martin Guidry, and welcome to Windows 10 Administration. In this course, we'll cover the skills you need to administer the Windows 10 operating system. We'll start by discussing the different versions of Windows 10. Then, I'll show you how to use group policy to customize Windows 10. We'll see how to back up and restore Windows 10. And we'll explore security and encryption tools like a BitLocker and EFS. We'll cover all these features plus plenty of other tools and techniques. Now let's get started with Windows 10 Administration.

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