Microsoft Windows 8.1 – Supporting Windows 8.1: Cloud Applications and Settings

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


Windows 8.1 provides a number of solutions to integrate with cloud services such as Office 365. In this course, we will look at the considerations for deploying cloud services, as well as how to manage store based and custom apps. The course also covers considerations for the management of user profiles and their content. This course is one of a series which cover the objectives for Microsoft Exam 70-688: Supporting Windows 8.1. 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

Office 365 and Windows 8.1

  • recognize the considerations you should take when planning a roll out of Office 365
  • Windows 8.1 Windows Store Apps

  • describe how to install a Windows Store app in Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8.1 User Profiles

  • match the different profile types that can be used in Windows 8.1 with their correct descriptions
  • Windows Live Integration in Windows 8.1

  • recognize the requirements for synchronizing content between two devices
  • User Experience Virtualization in Windows 8.1

  • match the UE-V components to their correct descriptions
  • Implementing Cloud Services