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MS-900 - Microsoft 365 Fundamentals: Windows 10 & Admin Center

MS-900 - Microsoft 365 Fundamentals: Windows 10 & Admin Center


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Overview/Description

Explore exactly what Microsoft 365 is, and why users need it, in this 19-video course, used in preparation for the Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900) exam. The course offers detailed descriptions of Windows as a Service (WaaS), and its key features and benefits.  Learners will hear a practical discussion of Windows 10 updating, and learn more about tools used for assessment and updating.  Next, you will receive an introduction to the Microsoft 365 Admin Center, including extensive support information and a mechanism for contacting support directly. Among other key topics covered here are Enterprise Mobility, the Windows Assessment and Deployment kit, and how to configure group policy (with administrator’s privileges) with Windows 10 business editions: previewing builds, feature updates, and quality updates. The concluding exercise allows learners to demonstrate use of the Admin Center, including gaining access, reviewing your subscription, and demonstrating how to add a user; making practical use of Access support; and switching to the Admin Center preview.



Expected Duration (hours)
1.5

Lesson Objectives

MS-900 - Microsoft 365 Fundamentals: Windows 10 & Admin Center

  • Course Overview
  • define Windows-as-a-Service servicing channels and how they redefine the build model for IT departments
  • describe WaaS deployment, quality and feature updates, and app and device compatibility
  • specify the Windows 10 servicing channels, the Windows Insider program, and four Windows servicing tools
  • determine the Windows 10 version and configure Windows 10 update settings
  • configure Windows Update for Business settings in Group Policy
  • install the Windows Server Update Service in Windows Server
  • launch Windows Server Update Service and describe various configuration settings
  • describe the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit and how to configure it
  • use Windows Performance Recorder to record system performance and then access that information in Windows Performance Analyzer
  • configure update scheduling and device restart behavior using Group Policy
  • describe the Microsoft 365 Admin Center, how it’s accessed, and its requirements
  • access and work with the Microsoft 365 Admin Center
  • access and manage users with the Microsoft 365 Admin Center
  • access billing, review subscriptions, and add services with the Microsoft 365 Admin Center
  • search for Microsoft support and create a service request with the Microsoft 365 Admin Center
  • use the O365 Assistant to get support for Microsoft 365
  • participate in the Admin Center Preview program
  • work with the Admin Center in a Windows environment
  • Course Number:
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    Expertise Level
    Beginner