Installing, Configuring, and Administering Windows XP Professional
Cost: $125 USD (Varies according to country)
Questions: 50 approx.
Pass Marks: 700/1000
Duration: 120 minutes( up to 210 minutes for non-English countries)
The successful student that passes the Microsoft exam 70-270 will receive Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) status if it is the first Microsoft certification exam you pass. You will also earn credit towards:-
· Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
· Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Microsoft Windows Server 2003
The key topics for the Microsoft 70-270 exam tests the candidates ability to install, configure, and administer Windows XP Professional client computers in medium to very large Microsoft network environments.
The Microsoft 70-270 exam covers the installation of Windows XP Professional, Deploying Windows XP Professional, Configuring Windows XP Professional, Securing Resources with NTFS Permissions, Administering Shared Folders, Understanding Active Directory, Using DNS and Active Directory, Setting up and Managing user accounts, Implementing Groups, Installing; Configuring and Troubleshooting Network Protocols, Auditing Resources and Events, Managing Data Storage, Backing Up and Restoring Data, Installing; Managing and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices and Drivers, Modifying and Troubleshooting the Boot Process, Configuring Security Settings and Internet Options, Configuring Network and Internet Connections, Setup; Configure and Troubleshoot Common Setup and Configuration Problems for Network Printers as well as Monitoring, Managing and Maintaining Network Resources. These topics are covered in detail in the Microsoft 70-270 study guides and the Microsoft 70-270 study notes.