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Bill Hatfield

Kevin Wolford - Mr. Wolford started his computer career in 1983. He has been a technical writer, network administrator, and trainer. Kevin spent many years with Novell and is a CNI and Master CNE. In 1998 Kevin founded Tech Training, giving him a chance to test his training ideas. He is also an MCSE, Microsoft Certified Trainer MCT, and is certified in SMS, SQL Server, TCP/IP, NT Workstation, NT Server, Exchange Server, Windows 9x and 2000. Kevin has authored Microsoft certification books for New Riders and Sybex. He owns a consulting company dedicated to teaching complex technical topics in a simple way. He was involved in the early stages of Windows.NET Server's development and beta testing.

Course Features:
Course Outline TXT
Level 1
Clean Install
1.1 Installation planning
1.2 Install Methods
1.3 Performing an Install
Lab Windows XP Install
Lab - Windows XP Update
Upgrade Install
2.1 Upgrade Process
2.2 Starting an upgrade
2.3 Migrating User Settings
2.4 Installation issues
Lab - Windows XP Upgrade
Automated Install
3.1 Unattended Installations
3.2 SYSPREP for imaging installs
3.3 Remote Installation Services (RIS)
Lab - Unattended Install
Lab - Using Suspire
Level 2
I/O Devices
1.1 Hardware interfaces
1.2 Internal Devices
1.3 Parallel/Serial
1.4 USB/Firewall Devices
1.5 Remote Devices
Lab - Add Device Wizard
Lab - Driver Signing
Lab - Remote Devices
Lab - Signature Verification
Display Devices
2.1 Display Properties
2.2 Multiple Displays
Lab - Screen Resolution
Disk Management
3.1 Disk Management Console
3.2 Basic Disks
3.3 Dynamic Disks
Lab - Disk Partition
Lab - Disk Stripping
Other Devices
4.1 ACPI
4.2 Multiple Processors
4.3 UPS
Level 3
Working w/ File Systems
1.1 FAT & FAT32
1.2 NTFS Features
NTFS File/Folder

2.1 Enabling and Using Permissions
2.2 Effective Permissions
2.3 Copying/Moving Files
Lab - Disk Compression
Lab - Disk Quota
Lab - Encryption
Lab - Off Line Folders
Lab - Encryption
Lab - Off Line Folders
Shared Folders

3.1 Enabling Sharing
3.2 Sharing Permissions
3.3 Administrative Shares
3.4 Combining Share/NTFS Permissions
Lab - NTFS Permissions
4.1 Printer Installation
4.2 Print Sharing
4.3 Printer Management
Lab - Add a Printer
Level 4
Desktop Configuration
1.1 Desktop Controls
1.2 Accessibility Options
1.3 User Profiles
1.4 Application Management
Lab - Language Setting
Lab - Registry Editor
System Performance
2.1 Monitoring Performance
2.2 Configuring Performance
2.3 Laptop Performance
3.1 Boot Problems
3.2 Boot Process
3.3 Backup
3.4 System Restore
Lab - Installing the Recovery Console
Lab - Using the Recovery Console
4.1 Local Policy
4.2 Security Settings
4.3 EFS
4.4 Credentials
Lab - Security Options
Lab - Event Auditing
Level 5
IP Configuration
1.1 Configuration Tools
1.2 IP Parameters
1.3 IP Troubleshooting
1.4 Name Resolution
Lab - Automatic TCP/IP Configuration
Lab - Manual TCP/IP Configuration
Internet Configuration
2.1 Internet Connections
2.2 Internet Explorer
2.3 IIS
Lab - Enable Internet Sharing
Lab - Activate Firewall
Remote Configuration
3.1 Remote Connections
3.2 Remote Desktop
Lab - VPN Installation
Lab - Remote Connection