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Windows 10: Planning for Apps, Updates, and Recovery

Windows 10: Planning for Apps, Updates, and Recovery

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Once you’ve finished planning and designing all of your devices in the Enterprise, it’s time to know how to plan for updates and recover your system. In this course, you will learn how to manage RemoteApp and plan app support and compatibility. It also covers how to plan for system recovery, file recovery, and device updates. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Microsoft certification exam 70-398: Planning for and Managing Devices in the Enterprise.

Target Audience
Anyone wishing to obtain knowledge on Windows 10 planning and designing cloud and hybrid identities and supporting identity infrastructure for managing devices, and candidates taking the 70-398: Planning for and Managing Devices in the Enterprise Windows 10 certification exam. The audience will also include established IT professionals who have experience in desktop/devices administration, Windows networking technologies, Active Directory, Microsoft Azure, and Intune concepts, in addition to candidates who have general IT experience with working knowledge as a Device Support Technician or a Device System Administrator.


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Windows 10: Planning for Apps, Updates, and Recovery

  • start the course
  • design remoteApp and Desktop connection settings
  • configure Group Policy Objects (GPOs) for signed packages
  • understand Azure RemoteApp
  • access Azure remote apps using the remote app client
  • understand importing Azure RemoteApp template images
  • recognize support for iOS and Android
  • understand Remote Desktop Web Access for Azure RemoteApp distribution
  • design for desktop app compatibility using Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT), including shims and compatibility database
  • design desktop application coexistence using Hyper-V, Azure Remote App, and App-V
  • understand User Experience Virtualization (UE-V)
  • understand device management using Microsoft Intune
  • design for the recovery drive
  • design for using system restore
  • design for using refresh or recycle
  • design for implementing driver rollback
  • design for using restore points
  • design for previous versions of files and folders, File History
  • recover files from OneDrive
  • understand update settings and Windows Update policies
  • manage update history
  • roll back updates
  • design for Windows Store App Updates
  • list design steps to take when planning for system and file recovery
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