3.3 Explain the process and steps to install and configure the Windows OS
Verification of hardware compatibility and minimum requirements
Lecture Focus Questions:
Which edition of Windows Vista would you choose if you need to connect to a domain and implement BitLocker?
Which operating system version(s) and edition(s) support running Windows XP as a virtual computer?
What are the advantages of using a 64-bit version of the operating system over a 32-bit version?
You have purchased a new computer with an x64 processor. Which operating system versions could you install (32-bit or 64-bit)?
What are the potential problems when moving from a 32-bit operating system to a 64-bit operating system? How does the Upgrade Advisor help to alleviate these problems?
What is the difference between an upgrade version of Windows and a full version of Windows?
What is the difference between an in-place upgrade and a clean (custom) installation?
You currently run the 32-bit version of Windows Vista Home Premium edition. Which type of installation media (upgrade or install) and installation method (in-place or custom) could you use to upgrade to the 64-bit version of Windows 7 Home Premium?
You have an existing Windows XP computer that you want to upgrade to Windows 7. What tasks should you perform prior to starting the upgrade?
11.1.1 Windows Versions 9:37
11.1.2 Pre-installation Planning 11:05
11.1.5 Verifying System Compatibility 5:01 Total 25:43