Microsoft MTA Windows OS Fundamentals 98-349

A recommended entry point into IT certification. Learn Windows 7, Windows 8 and 8.1
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  • Lectures 36
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Statistics on the Microsoft Certification website indicate that 91% of hiring managers consider certification as part of their hiring criteria

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification. Pass just one exam and you’ll earn a certification!

The main benefit of earning a Microsoft Certification is that it shows potential employers/hiring managers that you have the necessary requirements and skills to be the perfect candidate for the job.

In this course you will learn all you need to know to pass the exam and apply your skills in real world scenarios.

  • Overview of Windows Operating System
  • Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
  • Real-world examples
  • Labs with step-by-step instructions
  • Detailed lectures on installation, folders and shares
  • Troubleshooting tools and tips
  • Quizzes to help you pass the exam

The course is perfect for anyone who seeks to learn the fundamentals of Windows Operating System concepts.

Contents and Overview

In over 4 hours of content including more than 30 lectures this course covers the basics of Windows Operating System Fundamentals. Each chapter closes with a quiz to make sure you can practice exam questions and test your knowledge before moving to the next section.

We start from scratch discussing managing applications, files and folders, how to install and upgrade Client Systems and manage devices. This course discusses security, malware protection, remote access and visualization.

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What are the requirements?

  • Basic IT skills
  • It is recommended to download and use VirtualPC, VirtualBox or Vmware (instructions are provided in the course)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Identify editions of Windows 7 and 8
  • Go through an installation process
  • Manage files and shares in Windows
  • Use basic system tools
  • Understand virtualization
  • Perform updates and back-ups

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in Microsoft Operating Systems
  • Students perparing for the MTA exam

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Overview of Microsoft Windows OS
What to expect in this section?
Windows? Why?
Windows Operating System Editions
It's time to upgrade
How to use Virtual Box - create your OWN lab at home!
3 pages
How to use Virtual Box - part 2
4 pages
Instalation of Windows 7 and 8
Installation of Windows 7 and 8 - part 2
Basic configuration
Windows 8 - what's new?
Let's summarise this section
Windows 8 - what's new - ebook
37 pages
Quiz 1
5 questions
Section 3: Managing Windows
What to expect in this section
Tools and applications you need to know
Managing devices and storage
File systems, printers and shares
Encryption in Windows
Let’s play with libraries
Remote access and virtualization
Let's summarise this section
Quiz 2
3 questions
Section 4: System Maintenance
What to expect in this section
Let’s install some applications
Backup and recovery in Windows
Updates are important!
Maintenance tools
Remove malicious software
Troubleshooting Windows
Let's summarise this section
Quiz 3
5 questions
It is time to say good bye
Section 5: Bonus videos
NEW! Windows 10 - New Features
Important commands and terms
Remote Support Tools
Introduction to Microsoft Servers
An interview with a successful Infrastructure engineer
Tools to make your PC faster

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Instructor Biography

Marious Kuriata, IT Exam Practice, Network Engineer and Instructor

Hi, my name is Marious. I have been working in IT for 14 years (web design, networking, security, tutoring). I currently work as a Cisco Security Engineer in a support IT Company in London and I run my own training company. My courses/certifications: MCSE, MCSA, MCTS, MCP, Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCNA Security, CCSP, Zyxel Security Professional, Postgraduate studies in networking & security. A Master's Degree in Human Resources.

12 years of experience in IT. This has included designing, troubleshooting and installing networks, Cisco routers, switches, access points and firewalls (ASA Firewalls, Aironet, VLANs, routing protocols RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, spanning tree, VPNs, Cyberoam, IPS/IDS, Riverbed), Previous experience includes Microsoft systems, IT Manager, Technical Trainer (Cisco, Comptia, Microsoft) and Private Tutor.

CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate (2009)

CCNP Cisco Certified Network Professional (2010)

CCNA_SEC Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (2012)

CCNA_ASA Cisco ASA Firewalls Specialist: Security and VPNs (2013)

CCSP (CCNP Sec) – Cisco Certified Security Specialist (2013)

ZCNP ZyXEL Certified Network Professional (2012)

MCSE Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (2011)

MCP Microsoft Certified Professional (Windows Server) (2009)

MCTS Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (Vista) (2009)

MCSA Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (2010)

Training in ERP management, Cisco Networking Academy CCNA (distinction)

Microsoft Courses (Windows Server 2003, SQL, XP, ISA Server, Exchange Server)

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