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Windows 7 Administrator's Pocket Consultant

By William Stanek

Published by Microsoft Press

Published Date: Aug 26, 2009


Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers immediate answers for the day-to-day administration of Windows 7—from desktop configuration and management to networking and security issues. Zero in on core support and maintenance tasks by using quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You’ll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done—whether at your desk or in the field!

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1: Introduction to Windows 7 Administration
  • Chapter 2: Deploying Windows 7
  • Chapter 3: Configuring User and Computer Policies
  • Chapter 4: Automating Windows 7 Configuration
  • Chapter 5: Managing User Access and Security
  • Chapter 6: Configuring Windows 7 Computers
  • Chapter 7: Customizing the Desktop and the User Interface
  • Chapter 8: Managing Hardware Devices and Drivers
  • Chapter 9: Installing and Maintaining Programs
  • Chapter 10: Managing Firmware, Boot Configuration, and Startup
  • Chapter 11: Using TPM and BitLocker Drive Encryption
  • Chapter 12: Managing Disk Drives and File Systems
  • Chapter 13: Managing File Security and Resource Sharing
  • Chapter 14: Maintaining Data Access and Availability
  • Chapter 15: Configuring and Troubleshooting TCP/IP Networking
  • Chapter 16: Managing Mobile Networking and Remote Access
  • Chapter 17: Handling Maintenance and Support Tasks