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Windows 8.1 Administration Pocket Consultant: Essentials & Configuration


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Publisher Comments:

Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers ready answers for core configuration and administrative tasks in Windows 8.1. Zero in on the essentials through quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You'll get the focused information you need to save time and get the job done - whether at your desk or in the field.

Coverage includes:

  • Configuring and optimizing Windows 8.1 computers
  • Customizing the desktop and interface
  • Configuring user and computer policies
  • Automating configuration
  • Managing user access and security features
  • Installing and maintaining programs
  • Managing hardware devices and drivers
  • Handling maintenance and support tasks

About the Author

William R. Stanek is an award-winning author who's written more than 100 books, including Windows Server 2012 Inside Out, Windows 8 Administration Pocket Consultant, and Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Pocket Consultant. He is the series editor for the Pocket Consultant line of books.

Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsIntroductionChapter 1: Introduction to Windows 8.1 administrationChapter 2: Configuring and optimizing Windows 8.1 computersChapter 3: Customizing the desktop and the interfaceChapter 4: Automating Windows 8.1 configurationChapter 5: Managing user access and securityChapter 6: Managing remote access to workstationsChapter 7: Installing and maintaining applicationsChapter 8: Managing hardware devices and driversChapter 9: Handling maintenance and support tasksChapter 10: Backing up and recovering a computerAbout the author

Product Details

Stanek, William R.
Microsoft Press
Stanek, William
Windows; Windows client; desktop; user access; local user account; Windows security; PC security; BitLocker; device drivers; Windows administration; Windows update; remote assistance; apps; virtualization; Group Policy; logon
Operating Systems - Windows
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Trade Paper
Pocket Consultant
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9 x 6 in

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Computers and Internet » Networking » General
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » General
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » Microsoft Windows » System Administration » Windows Administration
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