• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

It's important that your Windows OS is properly installed to give you a solid foundation upon which to build. Discover how to prepare your computer for installation, decide which elements to install, and install Windows.

Learning Objectives

Installing and Configuring Windows 10: Implementing Windows

  • determine hardware requirements and compatibility, and choose the correct install type and edition to install
  • determine and create appropriate installation media
  • configure upgrade readiness
  • identify valid upgrade paths
  • perform a clean installation or an upgrade onto a physical hard disk drive
  • perform a new installation directly onto a virtual hard disk or bootable USB
  • install, update, and roll back drivers
  • configure driver settings and resolve driver issues
  • configure and customize the start menu, desktop, taskbar, and accessibility options
  • configure Cortana, Microsoft Edge, and Internet Explorer
  • configure client Hyper-V
  • perform provisioning with the Windows Configuration Designer tool
  • configure Active Directory, Group Policies, and User Account Control
  • implement a Windows installation

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Systems Administration