Exam Prep 2: Windows XP Professional

   
book cover
  
• Table of Contents
• Index
• Examples
Exam Prep™ 2: Windows® XP Professional
By Melissa Craft, Don Poulton
 
Publisher: Que
Pub Date: April 22, 2005
Print ISBN: 0-7897-3363-3
Pages: 744
   


The MCSA/MCSE 70-270 Exam Prep 2: Windows XP Professional is the most comprehensive, accurate study guide for this popular MCSE exam. Updated with Service Pack 2 information, this in-depth approach to the exam objectives also explains the core concepts of the technology to help you pass the exam. Organized by exam objective, you will be able to quickly and easily assess your understanding of key exam topics. The real-world examples, extensive hands-on exercises and end-of-chapter exercises support exam objectives and reinforce learning. Notes, tips, warnings, key terms, study strategies, fast facts and self-assessment opportunities will also help you score better on the exam. Additional practice questions are included on a test-engine CD, provided by MeasureUp. With all of these great features and proven study methods, MCSA/MCSE 70-270 Exam Prep 2: Windows XP Professional is your smartest way to get certified.


   
book cover
  
• Table of Contents
• Index
• Examples
Exam Prep™ 2: Windows® XP Professional
By Melissa Craft, Don Poulton
 
Publisher: Que
Pub Date: April 22, 2005
Print ISBN: 0-7897-3363-3
Pages: 744
   


   Copyright
   70-270 Objectives Quick Reference
   A Note from Series Editor Ed Tittel
   About the Authors
   Acknowledgments
   Tell Us What You Think!
   Introduction
      How This Book Helps You
      What the 70-270 Exam Covers
   Study and Exam Prep Tips
      Learning Styles
      Study Tips
      Exam Prep Tips
      Final Considerations
    Part I:  Exam Preparation
          Chapter 1.  Manually Installing Windows XP Professional
      Introduction
      About Windows XP Professional
      Preparing for Installation
      Performing an Attended Installation of Windows XP Professional
      Chapter Summary
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 2.  Automating Windows XP Professional Installation
      Introduction
      Performing an Unattended Installation of Windows XP Professional
      Installing Windows XP Professional by Using Remote Installation Services (RIS)
      Installing Windows XP Professional by Using the System Preparation Tool (Sysprep)
      Chapter Summary
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 3.  Upgrading to Windows XP Professional
      Introduction
      Upgrading from a Previous Version of Windows to Windows XP Professional
      Deploying Service Pack 2 (SP2)
      Performing Post-Installation Updates and Product Activation
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 4.  Troubleshooting Installations
      Introduction
      Troubleshooting an Attended Installation
      Troubleshooting an Unattended Installation
      Troubleshooting Failed Installations
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 5.  Managing Files and Folders
      Introduction
      Monitoring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Access to Files and Folders
      Managing and Troubleshooting Access to Shared Folders
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 6.  Implementing and Conducting Administration of Resources
      Introduction
      Connecting to Local and Network Print Devices
      Configuring and Managing File Systems
      Managing and Troubleshooting Access To and Synchronizing Offline Files
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 7.  Implementing, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices
      Introduction
      Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Disk Devices
      Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Display Devices
      Configuring Advanced Configuration Power Interface (ACPI)
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 8.  Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Input/Output Devices and Drivers
      Introduction
      Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Input and Output (I/O) Devices
      Managing and Troubleshooting Drivers and Driver Signing
      Monitoring and Configuring Multiprocessor Computers
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 9.  Monitoring and Optimizing System Performance and Reliability
      Introduction
      Monitoring, Optimizing, and Troubleshooting Performance of the Windows XP Professional Desktop
      Managing, Monitoring, and Optimizing System Performance for Mobile Users
      Restoring and Backing Up the Operating System, System State Data, and User Data
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 10.  Configuring and Troubleshooting the Desktop Environment
      Introduction
      Configuring and Managing User Profiles and Desktop Settings
      Configuring Support for Multiple Languages or Multiple Locations
      Managing Applications by Using Windows Installer Packages
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 11.  Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services
      Introduction
      Configuring and Troubleshooting the TCP/IP Protocol
      Using Network Connections to Connect to Computers
      Connecting to Resources by Using Internet Explorer
      Configuring, Managing, and Implementing Internet Information Services (IIS)
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Remote Desktop and Remote Assistance
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting an Internet Connection Firewall (ICF)
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 12.  Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Security
      Introduction
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Encrypting File System (EFS)
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting a Security Configuration and Local Security Policy
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Internet Explorer Security Settings
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
          Chapter 13.  Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Users and Groups
      Introduction
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Local User and Group Accounts
      Chapter Summary
      Keyterm Key Terms
      Apply Your Knowledge
    Part II:  Final Review
         Fast Facts
      Manually Installing Windows XP Professional
      Automating Windows XP Professional Installation
      Upgrading Windows XP Professional
      Troubleshooting Installations
      Managing Files and Folders
      Implementing and Conducting Administration of Resources
      Implementing, Managing, Monitoring, and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices
      Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Input/Output Devices and Drivers
      Monitoring and Optimizing System Performance and Reliability
      Configuring and Troubleshooting the Desktop Environment
      Implementing, Managing, and Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Security
      Configuring, Managing, and Troubleshooting Users and Groups
         Practice Exam
      Answers to Practice Exam
    Part III:  Appendixes
          Appendix A.  CD Contents and Installation Instructions
      Multiple Test Modes
      Question Types
      Random Questions and Order of Answers
      Detailed Explanations of Correct and Incorrect Answers
      Attention to Exam Objectives
      Installing the CD
      Technical Support
   Glossary
      A
      B
      C
      D
      E
      F
      G
      H
      I
      L
      M
      N
      O
      P
      R
      S
      T
      U
      V
      W-X-Y-Z
   Index