ITNET-110 Microsoft Windows 7 Administration (Exam 70-680) Certification Exams Preparation Training Course at Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC)



ITNET-110 Windows 7 Administration (MCTS Exam 70-680) training course at Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) teaches students the knowledge and skills to configure and administer Windows 7 as a standalone installation or in a corporate environment as a part of a Windows Active Directory domain. Students provided with the ability to create and deploy images, configure hardware and software, configure networking and backup and restore system information.

When you pass Exam 70-680: TS: Windows 7 Configuring, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):

  • MCTS Certification 70-680: Windows 7 Administration and Configuration

We offer you the most effective way to earn your Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS). Professionals holding the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: Windows 7, Configuring certification have demonstrated the knowledge and skills necessary to:

  • Describe and choose various versions of Windows 7
  • Perform a clean install of Windows 7
  • Create an image for deployment
  • Configure hardware devices
  • Configure software for compatibility
  • Configure networking including sharing resources
  • Configure DirectAccess for the network
  • Monitor and configure system performance
  • Perform backups and configure system restore

ITNET-110 Microsoft Windows Administration (Exam 70-680) Windows 7 Configuration Certification Training Course Outline

1: Installing, Upgrading and Migrating to Windows 7

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Perform a Clean Installation
  • Key Features, Editions and Hardware Requirements
  • Installation Methods
  • Lesson 2: Upgrading Windows from Previous Windows
  • Lesson 3: Migrating User Profiles
  • Module Review

 2: Deploying Windows 7

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Capturing a System Image
  • Lesson 2: Preparing a System Image for Deployment
  • Lesson 3: Deploying a System Image
  • Lesson 4: Configuring a Virtual Hard Disk
  • Module Review

3: Configuring Hardware and Applications

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Configuring Devices
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Application Compatibility
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Application Restrictions
  • Lesson 4: Configuring Internet Explorer
  • Module Review

4: Configuring Network Connectivity

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Configuring IPv4 Network Settings Overview
  • Setting Up a Connection for a Network
  • Automatic IPv4 Address Configuration APIPA
  • Configuring Name resolution
  • Connecting To a Network and Network Locations
  • Resolving Connectivity Issues
  • Lesson 1: Review
  • Lesson 2: Configuring IPv6 Network Settings
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Network Settings
  • Connecting To a Wireless Network
  • Lesson 4: Configuring Windows Firewall
  • Configuring Basic Firewall Settings
  • Configuring Advanced Security Settings
  • Well Known Ports and Configuring Certificates for Secure Websites
  • Lesson 4: Review
  • Lesson 5: Configuring Remote Management
  • Remote Management Methods
  • Configuring Remote Management Tools
  • Executing PowerShell Commands
  • Lesson 5: Review
  • Module Review


5: Configuring Access to Resources

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Configuring File and Folder Access
  • Encrypting Files and Folders by using EFS
  • Configuring NTFS Permissions and Resolving Effective Permissions Issues
  • Copying vs. Moving Files
  • Lesson 1: Review
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Shared Resources
  • Folder Virtualization and Shared Folder Permissions
  • Printers, Queues and Configuring HomeGroup Settings
  • Lesson 2: Review
  • Lesson 3: Configuring User Account Control
  • Configuring Local Security Policy
  • Configuring Admin vs. Standard UAC Prompt Behaviors and Configuring a Desktop
  • Lesson 3: Review
  • Lesson 4: Configuring Authentication and Authorization Overview
  • Resolving Authentication Issues
  • Configuring Rights
  • Managing Credentials
  • Managing Certificates
  • Smart Cards with PIV
  • Elevating User Privileges and Multifactor Authentication
  • Lesson 4: Review
  • Lesson 5: Configuring BranchCache
  • Module Review


6: Configuring Mobile Computing

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Configuring BitLocker and BitLocker to Go
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Direct Access
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Mobile Computing
  • Tools for Configuring Mobile Computer and Device Settings
  • Configuring Offline File Policies
  • Configuring Transparent Caching
  • Power Plans and Power Saving Options
  • Lesson 3: Review
  • Lesson 4: Configuring Remote Connections
  • Lesson 1: Advanced Security Auditing
  • NAP Quarantine and Dial up Connections
  • Configuring Remote Desktop and Published Applications
  • Lesson 4: Review
  • Module Review

7: Monitoring and Maintaining Windows 7 Systems

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Configuring Updates to Windows 7
  • Lesson 2: Managing Disks Overview
  • Partitioning Disks
  • Managing Disk Volumes
  • Managing File System Fragmentation
  • Configuring Disk Quotas
  • RAID
  • Removable Device Policies
  • Lesson 2: Review
  • Lesson 3: Monitoring Systems Overview
  • Configuring Event Logging
  • Windows 7 Performance Tools
  • Resource Monitor and Performance Monitor
  • Maintaining Reliability Using Memory Diagnostic Tools
  • Network Diagnostic Tool
  • Reliability and Action Center Tools
  • Windows Startup and Recovery Tools
  • Lesson 3: Review
  • Lesson 4: Configuring Performance Settings Overview
  • Page Files and the Hard Drive Cache
  • Updating Drivers and Network Performance
  • Power Plans and Processor Scheduling
  • Configuring the Desktop
  • Configuring Services and Programs
  • Mobile Performance Computing Issues
  • Lesson 3: Review
  • Module 7: Review

8: Backup and Restore. System Recovery Options.

  • Module Overview
  • Lesson 1: Configuring Backup and Restore
  • Lesson 2: Configuring System Recovery Options
  • Lesson 3: Configuring File Recovery Options
  • Module Review
  • Program Review


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Following IT Computer Support Academic offering are available at MATC:

  • IT Service Center Technician Pathway Certificate
  • Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Support Technician Specialist Pathway Certificate
  • Level 2 Service Center Technician Pathway Certificate
  • Advanced Technical Support Pathway Certificate
  • IT Computer Support Specialist Associate Degree Program
  • Review MATC IT Computer Support Specialist Pathways to learn more about courses that are part of the certificates and Associate Degree Program.


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IT Computer Support Program prepares you for the following Industry Certifications:

  • COMPTIA A+ Certification
  • COMPTIA Mobility + Certification
  • Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP)
  • HDI-SCA (Help Desk Institute Support Center Analyst Certification)
  • HDI-DST (Help Desk Institute Deskside Support Technician Certification)
  • ITIL Foundation (ITIL Foundation Certification)
  • Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Support Technician Certification (MCSA Microsoft Certification Exam 70-685)
  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: Windows 7 Certification (MCTS Exam 70-680: Windows 7 Configuration)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist Certification (Latest version of Microsoft Office)
  • COMPTIA Security+ Certification (COMPTIA Security Plus)
  • COMPTIA Network+ Certification (COMPTIA Net+)


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Following IT Computer Support Classes are being offered:

  • COMPSW-106 Introduction to Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Power Point (Microsoft Office Specialist – MOS)
  • ITSUP-101 Computer Information Systems Fundamentals
  • ITSUP-102 COMPTIA A+ Essentials
  • ITNET-101 Network Communications Network+ (Net+ Plus)
  • ITSEC-124 COMPTIA Network Security+ (Sec+)
  • ITSUP-140 Support Center Analyst (HDI-SCA, HDI-DST, ITIL Foundation)
  • ITSUP-108 Enterprise Desktop Support Technician (MCSA Microsoft Certification Exam 70-685)
  • ITSUP-150 Mobile Device Repair
  • ITSUP-152 Apple OSX Certified Support Professional (ACSP)
  • IT-107 Social Networking and Communication
  • ITSUP-153 Mobility Plus Admin (IOS, Android, Windows Mobile)
  • ITSUP-176 IT Project Management
  • ITNET-110 Windows 7 Administration (MCTS Exam 70-680)
  • ITSUP-198 Computer Support Internship
  • ITSUP-199 Computer Support Specialist Final Project


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Milwaukee Area Technical College Campuses, Locations and Service Area

MATC has campuses in Milwaukee, West Allis, Oak Creek and Mequon helping Southeast Wisonsin student from Ozaukee, Washington, Waukesha, Walworth, Sheboygan, Port Washington and Dodge counties to get trained in the state of the art technologies: Windows 7, Windows 8,  IOS, Android, Windows, Surface Pro 1, Surface Pro 2, Surface Pro 3, Google Nexus, Samsung Galaxy, iPhone, iPad and more.

If you live in one of the above listed areas, consider applying for – MATC IT Computer Support Associate degree and Certification Program. Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) is proudly servicing Greater Milwaukee area: Brookfield, Brown Deer, Burlington, Caledonia, Cedarburg, Cudahy, Elkhorn, Fort Atkinson, Franklin, Germantown, Glendale, Grafton, Greendale, Greenfield, Hartford, Menomonee Falls, Mequon, Mount Pleasant, Muskego, New Berlin, Oak Creek, Oconomowoc, Pewaukee, Port Washington, Richfield, Shorewood, South Milwaukee, Sussex, Watertown, Wauwatosa, West Allis, West Bend, Whitefish Bay, Whitewater, Racine, Kenosha, Addison, Barton, Bayside, Belgium, Big Bend, Bohners Lake, Browns Lake, Brownsville, Butler, Chenequa, Clyman, Darien, Delafield (city), Delafield (town), Delevan, Dousman, Dover, Eagle, Eagle Lake, East Troy, Elkhorn, Elm Grove, Elmwood Park, Erin, Farmington, Fox Lake, Fox Point, Franksville, Fredonia, Genesee, Hales Corners, Hartland, Horicon, Hustisford, Iron Ridge, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson Creek, Juneau, Kekoskee, Kewaskum, Lac La Belle, Lake Geneva, Lake Mills, Lannon, Leroy, Lisbon, Lomira, Lowell, Mayville, Merton, Mukwonago, Nashotah, Neosho, Newburg, North Bay, North Prairie, Norway, Oconomowoc Lake, Okauchee Lake, Ottawa, Palmyra, Village of Pewaukee, Polk, Randolph, Raymond, Reeseville, River Hills, Rochester, Saukville, Slinger, St. Francis, Sturtevant, Sullivan, Summit, Theresa, Thiensville, Town of Germantown, Trenton, Union Grove, Vernon, Wales, Walworth, Waterford, Waterloo, Waupun, Wayne, West Milwaukee, Williams Bay, Wind Lake, Wind Point, Yorkville and other locations. Financial aid is available for qualifying candidates.

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