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MCSE: Windows® 2000 Directory Services Administration Study Guide: Exam 70-217, 2nd Edition

MCSE: Windows® 2000 Directory Services Administration Study Guide: Exam 70-217, 2nd Edition

Anil Desai, James Chellis

ISBN: 978-0-782-12948-9

Jun 2001

727 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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Here's the book you need to prepare for Exam 70-217, Implementing and Administering a Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services Infrastructure.

This study guide provides:

  • In-depth coverage of every exam objective—all the information you need
  • Practical information on administering Windows 2000 Directory Services
  • Hundreds of challenging review questions, in the book and on the CD
  • Leading-edge exam preparation software, including a testing engine, electronic flashcards, and simulation software

Authoritative coverage of all exam objectives, including:

  • Installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Active Directory
  • Installing, configuring, managing, monitoring, and troubleshooting DNS for Active Directory
  • Installing, configuring, managing, monitoring, optimizing, and troubleshooting
  • Change and Configuration Management
  • Managing, monitoring, and optimizing the components of Active Directory
  • Configuring, managing, monitoring, and troubleshooting Active Directory security solutions

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Assessment Test.

Chapter1 Overview of the Active Directory.

Chapter2 Integrating DNS with the Active Directory.

Chapter3 Installing and Configuring the Active Directory.

Chapter4 Creating and Managing Organizational Units.

Chapter5 Installing and Managing Trees and Forests.

Chapter6 Configuring Sites and Managing Replication.

Chapter7 Administering the Active Directory.

Chapter8 Active Directory Security.

Chapter9 Active Directory Optimization and Reliability.

Chapter10 Managing Group Policy.

Chapter11 Software Deployment through Group Policy.

Chapter12 Installing and Configuring RIS.

AppendixA Planning the Active Directory.



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Page 70

Exercise 2.2, step #6 the 2nd sentence should read: ...contain mappings of DNS names to IP addresses.

Page 108

Ques. # 9, 1st line, .....DHCP server , should be 'DHCP clients'

Page 126

In the NOTE, the last sentence (before the command itself) should be changed to read: For example, the following command will convert the C: partition from FAT or FAT32 to NTFS:

Page 178

Figure under Step # 6 is incorrect.
The figure should not have the OU "Engineering" in the left or right window pane in the figure. "Engineering" was deleted on page 177, Step # 2.

Page 323

In Exercise 7.6, Step 3, the first sentence should read, In the Find field, select Users, Contacts, and Groups.

Page 341

Ques. # 3, para. immediately above the answer choices, 2nd line, delete (Choose all that apply.)

Page 375

Exercise 8.3, Step # 11 should read ...Engineering OU.

Page 477

Review Ques., Answer # 1, the correct answer is "A and C". For explanation,
The question should be asking what it will take to
backup all of the data that is supported by that backup operations (ignoring the Archive bit and disregarding whether the data has been backed up). As it stands, the answer of "A and C" would be

Page 491

In Step # 10, 1st line, Title should be Text