In this video, author Brian Culp demonstrates how to set up a Virtual Private Network connection using the Network and Security Center. He also discusses four important features of VPNs introduced in Windows 10. They are the Always On feature, the App Triggered VPN, Traffic Filters, and Lock Down VPN.
- [Voiceover] In the last lesson,…we looked at how to create that VPN object.…So, in this lesson, we'll build on that…and establish the VPN Connection.…And then later on in this lesson,…I'll point out and emphasize the VPN features…that are introduced with Windows 10.…And the ones that you need to especially take note of.…So, we'll start again with establishing the VPN Connection.…Now, as you can see, I'm back to my desktop.…And, once you've got that object created,…you should be able to go down to the Action Center.…
And, in the Action Center,…once I give that a click, I should see a VPN tile.…Now you may see the VPN tile either way,…but if you give it a click,…it'll take you directly…to the Network & Internet section of Settings.…So, there's the Connection,…and all I have to do to connect is click on Connect.…Now, there are two ways…that you can tweak the existing options.…The authentication protocols, for example,…of a VPN Connection.…And one is to click there,…and these are some options that you can configure…
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