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As of January 2014, this exam includes content covering Windows 8.1.
- Install and upgrade to Windows 8.1 (10–15%)
- Configure hardware and applications (10–15%)
- Configure network connectivity (15–20%)
- Configure access to resources (10–15%)
- Configure remote access and mobility (10–15%)
- Monitor and maintain Windows clients (10–15%)
- Configure system and data recovery options (10–15%)
Who should take this exam?
Candidates for this exam are IT professionals who configure or support Windows 8 computers, devices, users, and associated network and security resources. The networks with which these professionals typically work are configured as domain-based or peer-to-peer environments with access to the Internet and cloud services. The IT professional could be a consultant, a full-time desktop support technician, or an IT generalist who administers Windows 8–based computers and devices as a portion of their broader technical responsibilities.
Published: September 17, 2012
Languages: English, Chinese (Simplified), French, German, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazil)
Audiences: IT professionals
Technology: Windows 8.1
Credit toward certification: MCP, MCSA, MCSE