In this video, author Brian Culp provides an overview of the advantages and popularity of working away from the office, using Offline Files. He then walks viewers through the procedure for ensuring that Offline Files is enables using the tools available in Windows Explorer, and also discusses how client computers can be forced to always use offline files.
- [Voiceover] I certainly don't have to explain…the advantages and popularity of working away…from the office as it's becoming more of the rule…rather than the exception.…And as you might expect, Windows 10 includes…several features that make working remotely…easier and safer than ever, and these are the kinds…of topics that we explore in this chapter.…Now this first lesson, speaking of rules,…fast network connections are certainly the rule…almost everywhere, but there are still some occasions…where network availability is either expensive…or just unavailable.…
But workers can still have access to corporate files…using a feature called Offline Files.…So we'll start out this topic with perhaps the easiest way…to make a folder available offline which is simply…to connect to a shared folder that's in your network…using Windows Explorer and making it available offline.…So to do this all we have to do is right click…on the folder and choose make available offline…from the shortcut menu.…Now to show you what I mean here,…
This hands-on, practical course covers the skills necessary for a system admin to manage remote access in Windows 10—and prepare for the Manage Remote Access domain of Microsoft Certification exam 70-697, Configuring Windows Devices. Brian Culp shows how to create and enable a VPN connection, configure Remote Desktop, establish mobility policies, create and deploy workspaces, and configure offline storage and file syncing. Plus, learn how connect to printers and displays using Wi-Fi Direct.
Review the learning objectives for the Manage Remote Access domain of exam 70-697 at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-70-697.aspx.
- Creating and enabling a VPN connection
- Using Wi-Fi Sense
- Configuring Remote Desktop
- Troubleshooting with Remote Desktop
- Configuring power policies and mobility options
- Creating workspaces with Windows To Go and PowerShell
- Configuring offline files and file policies
- Adjusting sync options
- Connecting to Wi-Fi Direct devices