Understand network profile types including Private, Public, and Domain. Learn how to make your computer visible or invisible on a network, based on the network type, and how to switch the network type in the Network and Sharing Center. Change the network type from Public to Private using the Homegroup troubleshooter.
- [Voiceover] Networks come in all shapes and sizes.…A network for a home user may consist of…a router leased from an ISP, three or four computers,…and one shared printer.…Maybe even a handful of tablets and smartphones.…A network for a small business might include…a single network server, a dozen workstations,…and a few shared devices.…You can setup a new network in the…Network and Sharing Center.…A network for an enterprise could consist of…hundreds of computers spread over several sub-networks,…complete with all kinds of connected hardware.…
A network administrator creates these kind of networks.…But this huge variety of network options…simplifies down to just three types of network profiles.…They are: public, private, and domain.…Network profiles are preset configurations…that manage security and sharing settings automatically.…Private network profiles are configured…for homes and small businesses,…and offer access to shared resources…like printers, and shared backup devices.…
Network discovery is turned on, which is what…
Author and professor Joli Ballew shows you how to get connected, which settings to use to access different resources, and how to keep your system secure. She explains the security implications of different settings, so you can make informed decisions that help protect devices when using public networks. She also helps get the most out of the Window 10 sharing center. Lastly, she explains the native firewall rules, how to create your own inbound and outbound rules, and how to troubleshoot and modify your network connection.
Note: This course aligns to the Configure Networking domain from the Microsoft exam 70-697: Configuring Windows 10 Devices.
- Configuring IP settings and wireless network settings
- Maintaining network security
- Setting up preferences
- Troubleshooting connectivity
- Managing Windows Firewall
- Creating program rules and security rules
- Using ping, ipconfig, Tracert, and PathPing to troubleshoot