In this video, author Brian Culp demonstrates how users of Windows 10 devices who have opted to synchronize their settings using a Microsoft account can delete those settings from the cloud. He identifies the OneDrive location where these settings are stored, and shows viewers how to select and delete these settings
- [Voiceover] In this lesson we'll look at…how to delete any settings that you've decided…to synchronize by use of a Microsoft account.…Now this is not a topic that I expect…you to see on the 697 exam, but it's something…that you should be aware of.…When you use a Microsoft account…to sign in to Windows 10, and then you decide to…synchronize settings and app data,…those settings and data are synchronized…to OneDrive storage, and that is…they're saved to the Cloud.…
So if you're setting this up as a proof of concept…or something like that, and you want to…erase your digital tracks, you need to know…how to do this and you also need to understand…that some of that data is not automatically deleted…just because you decide not to use…your Microsoft account anymore.…So we'll look at the procedure…for erasing those digital tracks here,…especially when it comes to OneDrive.…Now the first thing you need to do is…make sure that you're signed in…to your Microsoft account, you can go in to…login.live.com or account.microsoft.com.…
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