Welcome to ONLC Training Centers
Welcome to ONLC Training Centers


Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client - 6292 Course Outline

 (3 days)
Version 7

Overview
This three-day instructor-led course is intended for IT professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge base and technical skills about Windows 7 Client. In this course, students learn how to install, upgrade, and migrate to Windows 7 client. Students then configure Windows 7 client for network connectivity, security, maintenance, and mobile computing.

Audience Profile
This course is intended for IT professionals who are interested in:
Expanding their knowledge base and technical skills about Windows 7 Client.
Acquiring deep technical knowledge of Windows 7.
Learning the details of Windows 7 technologies.
Focusing on the "how to" associated with Windows 7 technologies.
Most of these professionals use some version of Windows client at their work place and are looking at new and better ways to perform some of the current functions.

At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Perform a clean installation of Windows 7, upgrade to Windows 7, and migrate user-related data and settings from an earlier version of Windows.
Configure disks, partitions, volumes, and device drivers to enable a Windows 7 client computer.
Configure file access and printers on a Windows 7 client computer.
Configure network connectivity on a Windows 7 client computer.
Configure wireless network connectivity on a Windows 7 client computer.
Secure Windows 7 client desktop computers.
Optimize and maintain the performance and reliability of a Windows 7 client computer.
Configure mobile computing and remote access settings for a Windows 7 client computer.

Prerequisites
Before attending this course, students must have:
Experience installing PC hardware and devices.
Basic understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts.
Basic Windows and Active Directory knowledge.
The skills to map network file shares.
Experience working from a command prompt.
Basic knowledge of the fundamentals of applications. For example, how client computer applications communicate with the server.
Basic understanding of security concepts such as authentication and authorization.
An understanding of the fundamental principles of using printers.

Course Outline

Module 1: Installing, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7
This module explains how to install, upgrade and migrate to Windows 7. It also describes the key features, editions, and hardware requirements of Windows 7.

Lessons
Preparing to Install Windows 7
Performing a Clean Installation of Windows 7
Upgrading and Migrating to Windows 7
Performing Image-based Installation of Windows 7
Configuring Application Compatibility

Lab : Installing and Configuring Windows 7
Migrating Settings by using Windows Easy Transfer
Configuring a Reference Image of Windows 7
Deploying a Windows 7 Image

Module 2: Configuring Disks and Device Drivers
This module examines how to configure disks, partitions, volumes, and device drivers to enable Windows 7 to function as desired.

Lessons
Partitioning Disks in Windows 7
Managing Disk Volumes
Maintaining Disks in Windows 7
Installing and Configuring Device Drivers

Lab : Configuring Disks and Device Drivers
Configuring Disks
Configuring Disk Quotas
Updating a Device Driver

Module 3: Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers
This module explains how to manage access to shared folders and printers on a computer running Windows 7. Specifically, it describes how to share and secure folders, configure folder compression, and how to install, configure, and administer printing.

Lessons
Overview of Authentication and Authorization
Managing File Access in Windows 7
Managing Shared Folders
Configuring File Compression
Managing Printing

Lab : Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers
Creating and Configuring a Shared Folder for All Users
Configuring Shared Access to Files for Specific Users
Creating and Sharing a Printer

Module 4: Configuring Network Connectivity
This module explains both IPv4 and IPv6 network connectivity. It also describes how to implement automatic IP Address Allocation and troubleshoot network connectivity.

Lessons
Configuring IPv4 Network Connectivity
Configuring IPv6 Network Connectivity
Implementing Automatic IP Address Allocation
Troubleshooting Network Issues

Lab : Configuring Network Connectivity
Configuring IPv4 Addressing
Configuring IPv6 Addressing
Troubleshooting Network Connectivity

Module 5: Configuring Wireless Network Connections
This module describes key wireless network technologies and how to configure wireless network components and the Windows 7 elements that are necessary to access wireless networks.

Lessons
Overview of Wireless Networks
Configuring a Wireless Network

Lab : Configuring Wireless Network Connections
Determining the appropriate configuration for a wireless network
Troubleshooting Wireless Connectivity

Module 6: Securing Windows 7 Desktops
This module describes how to make a Windows 7 computer more secure while ensuring usability is not sacrificed in the process. Specifically, it describes Windows Firewall, User Account Control, Windows Defender, and Security in Internet Explorer 8.

Lessons
Overview of Security Management in Windows 7
Securing a Windows 7 Client Computer by Using Local Security Policy Settings
Securing Data by Using EFS and BitLocker
Configuring Application Restrictions
Configuring User Account Control
Configuring Windows Firewall
Configuring Security Settings in Internet Explorer 8
Configuring Windows Defender

Lab : Configuring UAC, BitLocker, and AppLocker
Using Action Center
Configuring Local Security Policies
Encrypting Data
Configuring AppLocker

Lab : Configuring Windows Firewall, Internet Explorer 8 Security Settings, and Windows Defender
Configuring Windows Firewall
Configuring Internet Explorer 8 Security
Configuring Windows Defender

Module 7: Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers
This module describes how to use the monitoring and configuration tools to obtain information about Windows 7 performance and how to troubleshoot performance and reliability problems.

Lessons
Maintaining Performance by Using the Windows 7 Performance Tools
Maintaining Reliability by Using the Windows 7 Diagnostic Tools
Backing Up and Restoring Data by Using Windows Backup
Restoring a Windows 7 System by Using System Restore Points
Configuring Windows Update

Lab : Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers
Monitoring System Performance
Backing Up and Restoring Data
Configuring System Restore Points
Configuring Windows Update

Module 8: Configuring Mobile Computing and Remote Access in Windows 7
This module explains how to configure mobile devices and remote access. It also discusses DirectAccess and BranchCache which are new for Windows 7.

Lessons
Configuring Mobile Computer and Device Settings
Configuring Remote Desktop and Remote Assistance for Remote Access
Configuring DirectAccess for Remote Access
Configuring BranchCache for Remote Access

Lab : Configuring Mobile Computing and Remote Access in Windows 7
Configuring Power Options
Configuring Remote Desktop
Configuring DirectAccess
Configuring BranchCache
View outline in Word

AM6292

Attend hands-on, instructor-led Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client - 6292 training classes at ONLC's more than 300 locations. Not near one of our locations? Attend these same live classes from your home/office PC via our Remote Classroom Instruction (RCI) technology.

For additional training options, check out our list of Windows 7 Courses and select the one that's right for you.

Microsoft Gold Partner
Class Dates
(click date for class times)
(click Enroll for locations)

Fee:  $1795

Savings options:

 15 Day Pass
 CEA Tech Saver
Need a price quote?

Follow the link to our self-service price quote form to generate an email with a price quote.

Email Alert

Receive an email when this class is available as "Ready to Run" or "Early Notice" status.

Attend from your office or home

If you have high-speed internet and two computers you can likely take this class from your office or home.

Need a class for a group?

We can deliver this class for a private group at your location. Follow the link to request more information.

Attend computer classes from ONLC Training Centers Request a copy via mail

GENERAL INFO

Class Format
Class Policies
Student Reviews

Bookmark and Share


HAVE QUESTIONS?
First Name

Last Name

Company

Phone

Email

Location

Question/Comment



ONLC TRAINING CENTERS
800-288-8221
www.onlc.com