Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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Course code MS2272



The purpose of this course is to address the implementation and desktop support needs of customers that are planning to deploy and support Microsoft Windows XP Professional in a variety of stand-alone and network operating system environments. It provides in-depth, hands-on training for the Information Technology (IT) professionals responsible for the planning, implementation, and support of Windows XP Professional.

This course is based on the final, retail release of Windows XP Professional.


Who should attend?

This course is appropriate for IT support professional who:

Are new to Windows XP Professional product.

Provide helpdesk support for Windows XP Professional desktops.

Provide support for the Microsoft Windows NT version 4.0 or Windows 2000 Server family of products, or support for a Microsoft Windows XP solution environment.


Duration 4 days


Skills and Key Topics After completing this course, you will be able to:

q       Install Windows XP Professional and upgrade to Windows XP Professional

q       Automate an installation of Windows XP Professional by using answer files and Uniqueness Database Files (UDFs), or by using the Microsoft Windows 2000 System Preparation Tool

q       Configure and manage hardware on a computer running Windows XP Professional

q       Manage Disks

q       Configure and manage file systems

q       Troubleshoot the boot process and other system issues

q       Configure the desktop environment, and use profiles to control desktop customization

q       Configure and support Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP).

q       Support remote users

q       Configure Windows XP Professional to operate on Windows networks

q       Configure Windows XP Professional for mobile computing

q       Monitor resources and performance



Before attending this course, students should have:


        A+ certification or equivalent knowledge.

        Network+ certification, or equivalent knowledge.


Certification Preparation This course will prepare you for the following MCP exam 70-270

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