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70-270 Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows XP Professional Package, 2nd Edition

70-270 Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows XP Professional Package, 2nd Edition

Microsoft Official Academic Course

ISBN: 978-0-470-90784-9

Feb 2012

880 pages

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A complete program of textbook, lab manual, and software, this Microsoft Official Academic Course provides everything students need to build the knowledge and skills necessary to implement, administer, and troubleshoot information systems that incorporate Microsoft Windows XP Professional. In addition, this textbook will help students to prepare for Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) Exam 70-270: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows XP Professional. A complete set of instructor resources supports the book.
Chapter 1: Introducing Windows XP Professional.

Chapter 2: Installing Windows XP Professional.

Chapter 3: Managing Disks and File Systems.

Chapter 4: Managing Devices and Peripherals.

Chapter 5: Configuring and Managing the User Experience.

Chapter 6: Configuring and Managing Printers and Fax Devices.

Chapter 7: Configuring and Managing NTFS Security.

Chapter 8: Configuring and Managing Shared Folder Security.

Chapter 9: Supporting Applications in Windows XP Professional.

Chapter 10: Connecting Windows XP Professional to a Network.

Chapter 11: Configuring TCP/IP Addressing and Security.

Chapter 12: Managing Internet Explorer Connections and Security.

Chapter 13: Managing Users and Groups.

Chapter 14: Configuring and Managing Computer Security.

Chapter 15: Backing Up and Restoring Systems and Data.

Chapter 16: Managing Performance.

Textbook –

Learning objectives for each chapter correlate to certification exam objectives. 

            Case Studies in each chapter present students with real world challenges.

            Hands on exercises reinforce skills.

            Chapter summaries.

            Chapter review questions.

            Lab Manual –


            Non prescriptive labs promote discovery

            Lab objectives that map to textbook chapter objectives

            Lab review questions

            Challenge labs to build advanced skills.

            Troubleshooting labs to problem solve cumulative issues.


            Student CD ROM-


            Certification examination practice test engine for exam prep

            EBook versions of the textbook and the Microsoft Learning Encyclopedia of Technology

            Instructor Support-

            PowerPoint Slides with annotated instructor notes

            Test bank and additional questions in ExamView and Word

            Sample Syllabi

            Lesson Plans

            Lab Set up guide, lab notes, and lab solutions

            Virtual PC lab image files

            Top 10 Changes in Windows Server 2003 training video

            Implementing a Windows Server 2003 Networking program training Video