Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional Administrator's Pocket Consultant, Second Edition

Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional Administrator's Pocket Consultant, Second Edition
Published:November 03, 2004Language:English
Author:William R. StanekTechnology:Microsoft Windows XP
Length:528 PagesISBN 13:9780735621404

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About The BookThe practical, portable guide to Windows XP Professional—fully updated andrevised!

Whether you support 50 users or 5000, this practical guide provides fast answers for the day-to-day administration of the Windows XP Professional operating system. This popular, pocket-sized resource has been fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2, with new information on security administration, networking, maintenance, and more. Focus on essential system support issues and procedures with quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You’ll get the precise information you need to solve problems and get the job done—whether you’re at your desk or in the field!Get fast facts to:
  • Manage and troubleshoot the Windows environment
  • Configure hardware and network devices
  • Customize desktop settings and optimize the user workspace
  • Manage user accounts, system access, and passwords
  • Enable mobile networking and remote access
  • Configure offline files, disk quotas, and shadow copies
  • Schedule routine maintenance and backups
  • Troubleshoot system problems and optimize performance
  • NEW—Install and maintain programs, and manage disk drives and file systems
  • NEW—Utilize security features including Add-on Manager, Pop-up Blocker, and Windows Firewall
  • About William R. StanekWilliam R. Stanek is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) and a leading technology expert who has authored two dozen computer books. With more than 20 years experience in advanced programming and system administration, he has extensive experience developing server technology, encryption, and Internet solutions. William has a master’s degree with distinction in information systems, a bachelor’s degree magna cum laude in computer science, and 11 years of military service during which he was awarded nine medals, including the US Air Force Distinguished Flying Cross. His most recent books are Microsoft Windows Command-Line Administrator’s Pocket Consultant (Microsoft Press, 2004); Microsoft Windows Server® 2003 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant (Microsoft Press, 2003); Microsoft IIS 6.0 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant (Microsoft Press, 2003); and Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Administrator’s Pocket Consultant (Microsoft Press, 2003).
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