Windows 8.1: Exam 70-687 Course + Exam

Windows 8.1: Exam 70-687 Certification

Configuring Windows 8.1 (Exam 70-687) provides the skills for configuring and maintaining client workstations running Microsoft Windows 8 operating system.
Related Courses:
MCSA: Windows 7
MCSA: Server 2012
MCSA: Server 2008

  • Training: get practical technical skills
  • More hands-on: trial software included
  • Receive a certificate of course attendance
  • 1 x Microsoft exam worth $206 included
  • Small class size: increased instructor interaction
  • Expert trainers: imparting real world experience
  • Authorised test centre: exams taken at our premises

Windows 7 Knowledge

Candidates can achieve this certification by passing the following exam(s).

  • Microsoft 70-687

The certification exam can be registered and attempted within 3 months of course/module completion at Logitrain training centre on weekdays during normal business hours (excludes public holidays)

Logitrain Course material provided


  • Windows 8.1 installation and upgrading
  • Hardware and Applications configuration
  • Access to Resources configuration
  • Remote Access and Mobility configuration
  • Windows Clients monitoring and maintaining
  • Working with Backup and Recovery Options

This course is likely to add to the employment related skills of the participants. The skills developed are likely to be used in the course of being an employee or working in a business.

  • University students
  • Helpdesk operators
  • Candidates entering IT job market
  • First-level network support staff
  • Systems administrator
  • Individuals seeking MCSA: Windows 8.1 certification

Key Topics: Configuring Microsoft Windows 8.1 (70-687)

  • Choose screen resolution
  • Make your decision between an upgrade or a clean installation
  • SKU selection
  • Installing as Windows to Go
  • Migrating from Windows XP or Windows Vista
  • Upgrading to Windows 8 from Windows 7
  • Upgrading from one edition of Windows 8.1 to another
  • VHD installation
  • User profiles migration
  • Managing folder redirection and profiles
  • Roll back drivers: installing, updating, and disabling
  • Managing driver issues and driver settings
  • Working with compatibility mode
  • Using Windows Installer to install and repair applications
  • Configuring default program settings
  • Managing file associations and App-V applications
  • Windows Store applications: installing, reinstalling, and updating
  • Restoring, adding and disabling Windows Store content
  • Using Group Policy or local security policy to manage access
  • Managing installation of removable devices
  • Compatibility view configuration
  • Security settings configuration
  • Add-ons,websockets and Download Manager
  • Virtual machines
  • Managing snapshots
  • Managing virtual switches
  • Managing virtual disks
  • Name resolution
  • Connecting to a network and configuring network locations
  • Connectivity issues resolution
  • Wireless network connection
  • Managing wireless networks
  • Working with network adapters
  • Managing location-aware printing
  • Windows Firewall with Advanced Security configuration
  • IPSec
  • Authenticated exceptions
  • Managing network discovery and wireless security
  • Shared folder permissions
  • HomeGroup configuration
  • work with file libraries
  • Seting shared printers
  • SkyDrive
  • NFC configuration
  • Encryption using EFS
  • NTFS permissions
  • Disk quotas
  • Managing local security policy
  • Working with User Account Control
  • SmartScreen filter
  • Secure Boot
  • Working with rights, credentials, certificates
  • Working with smart cards
  • Managing picture password , PIN
  • Seting up and configuring Windows Live ID
  • Remote authentication
  • Remote Desktop settings
  • Create a  VPN connections and authentication
  • VPN reconnection and broadband connections
  • Working with offline file policies
  • Working with  power policies
  • Maintain sync options
  • configuring WiFi direct
  • BitLocker and BitLocker To Go policies
  • Working with startup key storage
  • Remote wipe
  • Configuring GPS
  • Working with update settings, policies, history and roll back updates
  • Updating Windows Store applications
  • Working with disk volumes
  • Fragmentation
  • Managing storage spaces
  • Managing event logs
  • Task Manager
  • Monitoring system resources
  • Configuring indexing options
  • Creating a system recovery disk
  • Backup and schedule backups for files, folders and full system
  • System restore
  • Complete restore, restore previous versions of files and folders
  • configure file restore point
  • File history

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What is included with the Windows 8.1: Exam 70-687 Course?
Logitrain course includes official certification exam fee.
Includes Official Exam Fee

Take the certification exam within 3 months of course / module completion

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