Microsoft Windows 8.1 – Supporting Windows 8.1: Using MDOP

Managing and maintaining client machines within an enterprise can be challenging given the variety of operating systems and devices available to end users. The Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack, or MDOP, is a suite of tools designed to ease the administration overhead for IT departments. This course examines some of these tools. The 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 (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Microsoft Windows 8.1 – Supporting Windows 8.1: Using MDOP


  • label DaRT recovery image tools according to their functions
  • recognize the roles of components within the App-V architecture
  • recognize the options when deploying MBAM
  • configure tools within MDOP

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