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Publisher Comments:

Whether you support 50 users or 5000, this practical guide provides fast answers for the day-to-day administration of the Windows XP Professional operating system. This popular, pocket-sized resource has been fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2, with new information on security administration, networking, maintenance, and more. Focus on essential system support issues and procedures with quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You’ll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done—whether you’re at your desk or in the field!

Get fast facts to:

  • Manage and troubleshoot the Windows environment
  • Configure hardware and network devices
  • Customize desktop settings and optimize the user workspace
  • Manage user accounts, system access, and passwords
  • Enable mobile networking and remote access
  • Configure offline files, disk quotas, and shadow copies
  • Schedule routine maintenance and backups
  • Troubleshoot system problems and optimize performance
  • NEW—Install and maintain programs, and manage disk drives and file systems
  • NEW—Utilize security features including Add-on Manager, Pop-up Blocker, and Windows Firewall

Book News Annotation:

This second edition of the portable guide to the administration of Windows XP Professional contains 200 new pages, has been updated for the XP Service Pack 2, and has new information on security administration, networking, and maintenance. It covers fundamental tasks, tools, techniques, customization, hardware and device management; the installation, management, and maintenance of programs; core administration, configuring laptops, partitioning, monitoring, and optimizing drives; shared folders and printers; and networking, mobile environments, configuring internet options, improving system performance, and troubleshooting. Stanek, the author of about 25 computer books, works in advanced programming and development.
Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

This second edition of the portable guide to the administration of Windows XP Professional contains 200 new pages, has been updated for the XP Service Pack 2, and has new information on security administration, networking, and maintenance. It covers fundamental tasks, tools, techniques, customization, hardware and device management; the installation, management, and maintenance of programs; core administration, configuring laptops, partitioning, monitoring, and optimizing drives; shared folders and printers; and networking, mobile environments, configuring internet options, improving system performance, and troubleshooting. Stanek, the author of about 25 computer books, works in advanced programming and development. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This practical guide provides fast answers for the day-to-day administration of the Windows XP Professional operating system. This popular, pocket-sized resource has been fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2, with new information on security administration, networking, maintenance, and more.

Synopsis:

Whether you support 50 users or 5000, this practical guide provides fast answers for the day-to-day administration of the Windows XP Professional operating system. This popular, pocket-sized resource has been fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2, with new information on security administration, networking, maintenance, and more. Focus on essential system support issues and procedures with quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You'll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done--whether you're at your desk or in the field

Get fast facts to: Manage and troubleshoot the Windows environment Configure hardware and network devices Customize desktop settings and optimize the user workspace Manage user accounts, system access, and passwords Enable mobile networking and remote access Configure offline files, disk quotas, and shadow copies Schedule routine maintenance and backups Troubleshoot system problems and optimize performance NEW--Install and maintain programs, and manage disk drives and file systems NEW--Utilize security features including Add-on Manager, Pop-up Blocker, and Windows Firewall

About the Author

William R. Stanek is a leading network technology expert and an award-winning author. He is a regular contributor to leading publications such as PC Magazine and has written, co-authored, or contributed to numerous computer books, including Microsoft Windows 2000 Administratoras Pocket Consultant, Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 Administratoras Pocket Consultant, and Windows 2000 Scripting Administratoras Guide. Stanek has a masteras degree in information systems, with distinction, and a bacheloras degree in computer science, magna cum laude. He has been involved in the commercial Internet community since 1991 and has experience developing server technology, encryption, and e-commerce technology.

Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsIntroductionWindows XP Professional Essentials
  • Chapter 1: Introduction to Windows XP Professional Administration
  • Chapter 2: Configuring the Environment
  • Chapter 3: Configuring Hardware Devices and Drivers
  • Chapter 4: Customizing Menus, the Windows Taskbar, and Toolbars
  • Chapter 5: Optimizing the Desktop and Screen Appearance
  • Chapter 6: Installing and Maintaining Programs
Windows XP Professional Core Administration
  • Chapter 7: Managing User Access and Global Settings
  • Chapter 8: Managing Laptops and Traveling Users
  • Chapter 9: Configuring User and Computer Policies
  • Chapter 10: Managing Disk Drives and File Systems
  • Chapter 11: Managing File Security and Sharing
  • Chapter 12: Configuring Offline Files, Disk Quotas, Shadow Copies, and More
Windows XP Professional Networking, Optimization, and Security
  • Chapter 13: Configuring and Troubleshooting TCP/IP Networking
  • Chapter 14: Managing Mobile Networking and Remote Access
  • Chapter 15: Managing Advanced Internet Options
  • Chapter 16: Optimizing Windows XP Professional
  • Chapter 17: Troubleshooting Windows XP Professional
Working with Files and FoldersAbout the Author

Product Details

ISBN:
9780735621404
Manufactured:
Microsoft Press
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Manufactured:
Microsoft Press
Created by:
Microsoft Press
Created:
Microsoft Press
Author:
Stanek, William
Author:
Stanek, William R.
Subject:
Operating systems (computers)
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows XP
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
2nd ed.
Series:
Pro-Administrator's Pocket Consultant
Publication Date:
20041103
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
8 x 5.5 x 1.15 in 1.37 lb

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This practical guide provides fast answers for the day-to-day administration of the Windows XP Professional operating system. This popular, pocket-sized resource has been fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2, with new information on security administration, networking, maintenance, and more.
"Synopsis" by , Whether you support 50 users or 5000, this practical guide provides fast answers for the day-to-day administration of the Windows XP Professional operating system. This popular, pocket-sized resource has been fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2, with new information on security administration, networking, maintenance, and more. Focus on essential system support issues and procedures with quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You'll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done--whether you're at your desk or in the field

Get fast facts to: Manage and troubleshoot the Windows environment Configure hardware and network devices Customize desktop settings and optimize the user workspace Manage user accounts, system access, and passwords Enable mobile networking and remote access Configure offline files, disk quotas, and shadow copies Schedule routine maintenance and backups Troubleshoot system problems and optimize performance NEW--Install and maintain programs, and manage disk drives and file systems NEW--Utilize security features including Add-on Manager, Pop-up Blocker, and Windows Firewall

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