This course gives you an introduction to the various Windows operating systems, and walks you through the installation process.
Introduction to Windows
start the course
describe the functions provided by an operating system
compare the differences between the available versions of Windows
describe the key features of Windows Vista
list the key features of Windows 7
name the key features of Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
describe the key features of Windows 10
identify the considerations and hardware required to perform a Windows installation
prepare an answer file for an unattended installation
perform an upgrade from one version of Windows to another
perform user migration using both the User State Migration Tool (USMT) and Windows Easy Transfer (WET)
Practice: Automating Windows Installations
perform an automated Windows installation by preparing an answer file
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.