This video offers best practices for storing files, music, photos, videos, and even apps on removable storage devices such as SD or microSD cards.
- [Instructor] Starting with Windows 8,…you can now store files, music, photos, videos,…and even mobile apps to removable storage devices…such as SD or micro SD cards,…or even thumb drives.…Although you cannot use this feature to change…where desktop applications are installed,…you can use it for some of the apps,…such as Dropbox, Twitter, Netflix, and others…that are available to download…from the Microsoft Windows Store.…These capabilities largely mimic how things work…on Windows phones,…and storing content on a removable storage device…makes the most sense on lower-end devices…with less internal storage,…such as phones and tablets,…or maybe you have a laptop with…a solid-state drive that's very small.…
Now to set up external storage devices…to store content in Windows 10,…you want to navigate to the Windows Storage panel.…There's a storage setting that I want to show you,…and also an Apps & Features setting.…Let's start in the storage area.…And then notice that down here you can set where…new apps will save to.…
This course is also part of a series designed to help you prepare for the Microsoft exam 70-697: Configuring Windows Devices.
- Enabling disk write caching
- Creating spanned and striped volumes
- Configuring Storage Spaces
- Configuring OneDrive
- Enabling USB drives
- Clearing caches
- Fixing drives
- Troubleshooting OneDrive
- Encrypting files with EFS
- Encrypting volumes and drives with BitLocker
- Configuring share permissions
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Configure Storage
2. Troubleshoot Storage Issues
3. Configure Encryption
4. Configure Share Permissions
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