Microsoft Windows 8 – Managing and Maintaining: Hardware and Mobile Devices

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


Windows 8 has wider support for mobile devices than ever, from sync center to support mobile devices that synchronize with Windows 8 to Windows RT – a new version of Windows running on low-power ARM processors. This course covers the range of Windows 8 mobility and also network printing. This course is one of a series which cover the objectives for Microsoft Exam 70-688: Managing and Maintaining Windows 8. This exam is a requirement for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 8 certification.

Target Audience

IT professionals who configure or support Windows 8 in domain-based or peer-to-peer environments. This includes support personnel, consultants and IT generalists.



Expected Duration

60 min.

Course Objectives

Device Synchronization in Windows 8

  • describe how file sync operates within a network share
  • Windows 8 Print Servers

  • describe how to configure printer preferences for a network
  • Managing Windows 8 Mobile Devices

  • describe how to set up a sharing group to incorporate mobile devices within a network share
  • Mobile Access and management in Windows 8

  • identify ways to manage Android devices over a network
  • Managing Mobility in Windows 8