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Windows 11 Desktop Administration: Installation and Configuration

by Matt Allford

Windows 11 is Microsoft’s latest release of their desktop operating system. This course will teach you how to install and upgrade to Windows 11, configure core desktop settings, use native applications, and work with administrative tools.

What you'll learn

Windows 11 is the newest release of Microsoft's flagship desktop operating system, and while there are similarities to previous editions of Windows, there are many new features and capabilities. If you are a Windows power user or an IT support professional, you can benefit from understanding how to install, upgrade, and configure Windows 11 to be more proficient in your day-to-day usage of Windows. In this course, Windows 11 Desktop Administration: Installation and Configuration, you’ll learn to install and upgrade to Windows 11, and configure core operating system components. First, you’ll explore the options for doing a clean installation of Windows 11, and understand how to upgrade an existing installation of Windows to Windows 11. Next, you’ll discover some core operating system configurations and explore various Windows 11 desktop settings, including some new and enhanced features. Finally, you’ll learn how to use some of the native applications in Windows 11, and you’ll work with some of the common administrative tools available to you as a power user and support technician. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of installing and configuring Windows 11, in both a consumer and business environment.

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About the author

Matt is a DevOps engineer and solution architect with over 10 years of experience in systems administration, architecture and design, primarily in the on-premises data center. He has a new found passion for Cloud and DevOps processes, tools and techniques and enjoys helping customers and the community realize value from technology. Over the past several years Matt has experienced first-hand the power of the communities within the wider IT industry and enjoys learning from others and, where possi... more

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