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  • view course page for Windows 10 Administration

    Windows 10 Administration with Martin Guidry

    Learn how to keep Windows 10 in tiptop shape. Windows 10 Administration is designed for IT professionals who want to keep their Windows maintenance skills sharp, and new Windows administrators who want to prepare for a job in IT.

    1h 56m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Windows 10: Configure, Secure, and Manage Data

    Learn how to manage and secure Windows 10 data. Find out how to configure data storage, secure and encrypt data, and manage access to data on your network.

    1h 53m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows 7 to Windows 10

    Learn how to upgrade to Windows 10. Get a quick, safe, step-by-step approach for upgrading and migrating your files and preferences from Windows 7.

    29m 14s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows 10 Tips and Tricks

    Expert David Rivers shares Windows 10 tips and shortcuts for working more efficiently in Windows 10.

    1h 29m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Deploy Windows 10 with Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013

    Learn how to install and deploy the latest Windows desktop OS (Windows 10) to medium-sized organizations with Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 and other Windows deployment tools.

    1h 59m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows 10 Fundamentals for IT Pros

    IT professionals: Learn the tools and techniques to manage Microsoft's latest client OS, Windows 10.

    3h 3m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Windows 10 Essential Training

    Learn all the essential features of Windows 10, including everything you need to know to install Windows 10, customize it to your liking, and start working with files and applications.

    8h 0m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows 10 New Features

    Windows 10 New Features with Garrick Chow

    Explore the core new features and improvements in Microsoft's newest operating system, Windows 10.

    40m 47s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Computer Security and Internet Safety Fundamentals

    Learn how to safeguard your computers and laptops, keep your digital data secure, and protect your online privacy in this beginner's guide to cybersecurity. See how to prevent malware, viruses, and security breaches on your computers and networks.

    1h 44m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Tips and Tricks

    Get more done with Windows 8.1. Learn time-saving techniques and keyboard shortcuts for finding files, managing your display, optimizing system performance, and much more.

    2h 11m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Update 1 First Look

    Get a look at the new interface and features in the Windows 8.1 Update 1.

    3m 48s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Troubleshooting Windows 7

    Troubleshooting Windows 7 with Steve Fullmer

    Learn how to troubleshoot Windows 7 environments.

    2h 39m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows Server 2012 Active Directory: Domain Service Design

    Learn about the design and concepts behind multiple-domain , multiple-tree, and multiple-forest environments in Windows Server Active Directory.

    1h 21m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Introduction to Windows 8 for IT

    Introduces Windows 8 to IT professionals. Provides an overview of the boot process, and discusses fast boot, disk management, driver management, and the Windows 8 file system.

    3h 32m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows 7 Networking and Security

    Explore Windows 7 networking and security, including the OSI model, IPv4 and IPv6, DNS resolution, and DHCP.

    4h 44m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Introduction to Windows 7

    Introduction to Windows 7 with Steve Fullmer

    Learn how to migrate to Windows 7, explore the different versions of Windows 7, and review the new installation process.

    5h 38m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Managing Windows 7

    Managing Windows 7 with Steve Fullmer

    Go deeper into the features and tools in Windows 7 and learn how to manage your Windows 7 deployments better.

    2h 41m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8.1 Essential Training

    Get up to speed with all the features in Windows 8.1, including gestures, apps, security enhancements, and more.

    5h 3m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows Server 2012 Active Directory: File System and Storage

    Learn about different Windows storage technologies such as Encrypting File System (EFS) and Distributed File System (DFS), and storage optimization techniques.

    8h 38m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows 7 Enterprise Deployment

    Learn the skills needed to deploy Windows 7 Enterprise an enterprise environment.

    2h 49m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Tips and Tricks

    Windows 8 Tips and Tricks with David Rivers

    Get the most out of Windows 8 with these time-saving techniques and shortcuts for finding files, managing your display, and more.

    1h 54m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows 7 to Windows 8

    Choose the best upgrade method and securely migrate your files, applications, and user settings from Windows 7 to Windows 8.

    57m 54s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows Server 2012 Active Directory: Network Services

    Learn how to install, configure, and troubleshoot Windows network services.

    12h 51m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 8

    Choose the best upgrade method and securely migrate your files, applications, and user settings from Windows XP to Windows 8.

    54m 16s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Managing Windows 8

    Managing Windows 8 with Steve Fullmer

    Learn how to assist users, recover data, monitor performance, and start up safely in Windows 8.

    2h 3m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Networking and Security

    Learn about Windows 8 networking and security, including the OSI model, IPv4 and IPv6, DNS resolution, and DHCP.

    4h 27m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows Server 2012 Group Policy

    Learn how to become a group policy ninja, and use group policies to control your entire environment.

    4h 33m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Windows 8

    After exploring the Windows 8 interface and preinstalled applications, learn how to add or remove applications, send and receive email, browse the web, view and share photos, play music and movies, and much more.

    2h 50m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows Server 2012 Active Directory: Management and Implementation

    Learn how to administer an Active Directory environment across multiple locations, and replicate across the domain.

    13h 4m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Essential Training

    Shows you all the essential features you'll need to jump-start Windows 8—whether you work with it closely at the office or use it casually at home.

    4h 57m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows 8 Release Preview First Look

    Become acquainted with the release of the Windows 8 operating system in this short introduction by author David Rivers.

    1h 32m
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  • view course page for Switching from Windows to Mac (2012)

    Demystifies the differences between Mac OS X and Windows, highlighting the terminology and interface changes that Windows users encounter.

    3h 58m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Windows 7 Tips and Tricks

    Windows 7 Tips and Tricks with David Rivers

    Tips and shortcuts for working more efficiently and to get the most out of Windows 7.

    1h 50m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Computer Literacy for Windows

    Walks through the skills necessary to use Windows computers comfortably, while improving learning, productivity, and performance.

    3h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 7

    Walks through the process of transferring files, saving settings, and determining the best data migration option for any system.

    1h 7m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Windows 7 Essential Training

    Helps users of any level feel comfortable with the improvements and enhancements of Microsoft’s new operating system.

    6h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows Vista Essential Training

    Comprehensive guidance through the process of upgrading Windows system software and taking Vista on the road.

    12h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Windows XP Essential Training

    For people who are new to Windows or upgrading from a previous version and want to get up to speed quickly.

    4h 38m
    Beginner
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