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Windows 8.1 Administration Pocket Consultant: Essentials & Configuration

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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 ...

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Overview

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
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780735682658
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press
  • Publication date: 11/29/2013
  • Series: Pocket Consultant Series
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 519,770
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet 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.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Chapter 1: Introduction to Windows 8.1 administration

Chapter 2: Configuring and optimizing Windows 8.1 computers

Chapter 3: Customizing the desktop and the interface

Chapter 4: Automating Windows 8.1 configuration

Chapter 5: Managing user access and security

Chapter 6: Managing remote access to workstations

Chapter 7: Installing and maintaining applications

Chapter 8: Managing hardware devices and drivers

Chapter 9: Handling maintenance and support tasks

Chapter 10: Backing up and recovering a computer

About the author

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