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Author Abbate, Andrew.

Title Microsoft Windows Vista : management and administration / Andrew Abbate, James Walker, Scott Chimner ; edited by Rand Morimoto
Published Indianapolis, Ind. : Sams, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 659 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. I. Windows Vista Health Check -- 1. Windows Vista Technology Primer -- 2. Getting to Understand Your Windows Vista System -- 3. Understanding Windows Vista Performance Optimization -- pt. II. Security for Windows Vista Systems -- 4. Securing a Windows Vista System -- 5. Patching and Keeping Windows Vista Up-to-Date -- 6. Using User Account Control to Establish System Security -- 7. Implementing BitLocker Drive Encryption to Improve Data Privacy -- pt. III. Windows Vista Mobility -- 8. Configuring and Using Offline Files -- 9. Configuring Mobile Functionality in Windows Vista -- 10. Creating a Secured Mobile Communications Configuration -- pt. IV. Backup and Recovery of Information -- 11. Using Shadow Copy to Recover Lost or Damaged Files -- 12. Backing up and Recovering Windows Vista Information -- 13. Using the Complete PC Backup Utility -- 14. Microsoft Vista System Restore -- pt. V. Managing Vista -- 15. Setting Up Users and Computers in Windows Vista -- 16. Establishing Printer Management in Windows Vista -- 17. Troubleshooting Windows Vista -- 18. Using Internet Explorer 7 -- pt. VI. Deploying Vista -- 19. Creating Windows Vista Images -- 20. Imaging Tools and Processes -- 21. Deploying Windows Vista in an Automated Fashion -- pt. VII. Windows Vista in an Active Directory Environment -- 22. Understanding Group Policy Basics to Manage Windows Vista Systems -- 23. Expanding on the Use of Group Policies to Better Manage Windows Vista Systems
Summary "This book will show administrators how to manage and administer the advanced functions and security features in Windows Vista. The authors highlight the functions of Windows Vista that both large and small environments have found to be the most useful, including all-new features such as Complete PC Backup, BitLocker, and the powerful Group Policy options that are only available in Windows Vista."--Jacket
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Subject Microsoft Windows (Computer file)
Operating systems (Computers)
Form Electronic book
Author Chimner, Scott.
Morimoto, Rand.
Walker, James V.
ISBN 0672329611