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The Microsoft 70-640 – Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory specifically focuses on teaching you about Active Directory Domain Services setup and configuration of a new Domain Controller. This course covers every detail you need to know about 70-640: Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory.

You will have a broad understanding about installing the Active Directory role, working with Active Directory objects. Following that, you will have an understanding of GPOs, managing users and groups with the AD.

Working with Domain Controllers, adding DNS, securing the authentication process, monitoring and supporting AD, planning Active Directory deployment, IDA solutions, and Active Directory Certificate Services etc. also discussed throughout the course.

Learning outcomes:

  • Perform basic tasks in Windows Server and SharePoint Server settings.
  • Learn Active Directory Domain Services setup and configuration of a new Domain Controller.
  • Setup a Domain on VirtualBox to build Citrix environment.
  • Configuring the DNS on the Sharepoint Foundation machine.

How is this qualification is delivered?

Our courses are taught entirely online, meaning you can access the materials wherever, whenever, at a pace that suits you, without formal deadlines or teaching schedules.

These can be accessed through any device with an internet connection. Our e-learning platform is optimised for use on mobile, tablet, laptops and desktop computers.

How is the course assessed?

Our Microsoft 70-640 – Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory will ensure that you’re fully prepared for the exam. Successful completion of the exam – provided by the authorised awarding body – is a prerequisite to obtaining your qualification.

However, you will be able to obtain a course completion certificate from St. Paul’s College upon completion of the course.

Course Curriculum

Installing the Active Directory Role
What is IDA? FREE 00:16:00
How to Install the AD DS Role FREE 00:11:00
Creating a Windows Server 2008 Forest 00:22:00
The New Windows 2008 Server Core 00:09:00
Installing AD DS Server Core 00:02:00
Domain Controller 00:20:00
Working With Active Directory Objects
Working with the MMC 00:19:00
Custom MMC 00:14:00
Working with Objects in Active Directory 00:12:00
How to Search Through Active Directory 00:07:00
Using Active Directory 00:13:00
Securing and Delegating AD Objects 00:12:00
Delegation 00:05:00
Adding Computer Accounts to AD 00:08:00
Organizing AD with Container Objects 00:13:00
Joining the Demo 00:08:00
Working With Computer Objects and Accounts 00:17:00
Recycling the Computer Account 00:01:00
Automating Computer Account Creation 00:08:00
Automating Computer Creation 00:04:00
Understanding GPOs
Using Group Policy 00:04:00
What Are Group Policy Objects 00:21:00
Group Policy 00:05:00
Restricted Group Policies 00:02:00
Restrcted Group 00:03:00
Analyzing Security Settings 00:12:00
Using The Security Configuration Wizard 00:05:00
SCW 00:08:00
Deploying Software with Group Policy 00:10:00
Software Deployment 00:02:00
Understanding Group Policy Scope 00:11:00
How Group Policy Settings are Processed 00:09:00
Group Policy Scope 00:11:00
Verifying Group Policy Settings 00:05:00
Verifying Group Policy 00:03:00
Enabling Auditing 00:13:00
Auditing 00:05:00
Managing Users and Groups with AD
Automating User Account Creation 00:10:00
Automating User Accounts 00:07:00
Working with User Attributes 00:15:00
User Account Administrative Tasks 00:05:00
Supporting User Accounts 00:04:00
Using PowerShell to Create User Accounts 00:09:00
Creating Users with PowerShell 00:07:00
Creation and Management 00:08:00
The Basics of Groups 00:25:00
Managing Group 00:08:00
Best Practices for Using AD Groups 00:08:00
Automating Group Creation 00:05:00
Automating Creation of Groups 00:06:00
Advanced Group Options 00:09:00
Administering Groups 00:05:00
Working With Domain Controllers
Installation Options 00:06:00
How to Install a Domain Controller 00:06:00
Introducing the Operations Masters 00:11:00
Designing Where to Deploy the Operation Masters 00:14:00
FSMO 00:03:00
SYSVOL Replication with DFS 00:02:00
Adding DNS
DNS Basics 00:15:00
DNS Definitions and Terms 00:17:00
DNS 00:05:00
Setting up DNS for the Enterprise 00:09:00
Global Names 00:09:00
Securing the Authentication Process
Password Security Policies 00:15:00
Passwords 00:03:00
Introducing the Read-Only Domain Controller 00:06:00
Installing the RODC 00:05:00
Auditing Authentication Events 00:03:00
Account Logging 00:03:00
Monitoring and Supporting AD
Preparing for Recovery 00:10:00
Active Directory Tools 00:24:00
Monitoring Active Directory Performance 00:11:00
Performance Monitor 00:09:00
Planning Active Directory Deployment
What Are Sites 00:27:00
Deciding on Site Boundaries 00:07:00
Sites and Subnets 00:08:00
Working with Global Catalog Placement with AD Partitions 00:09:00
Controlling Replication Between Sites 00:20:00
Managing the Global Catalog 00:04:00
Configuring AD Trust Relationships 00:32:00
Trusts 00:03:00
Choosing the Domain and Forest Functional Levels 00:07:00
IDA Solutions
Understanding AD FS 00:10:00
Installing AD FS 00:01:00
Configuring and Using AD FS 00:03:00
Understanding AD RMS 00:10:00
Installing AD RMS 00:03:00
Configuring and Using AD RMS 00:07:00
Understanding AD LDS 00:08:00
Installing AD LDS 00:02:00
Installing AD LDS 00:05:00
Configuring and Using AD LDS 00:07:00
Security Review 00:04:00
Active Directory Certificate Services
Understanding AD CS 00:29:00
Installing AD CS 00:02:00
Configuring and Using AD CS 00:08:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Microsoft 70-640 – Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam- 70-640 – Microsoft 70-640 – Configuring Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory 00:20:00

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  • £24.99
  • 1 year
  • Course Certificate
  • Number of Units96
  • Number of Quizzes2
  • 15 hours, 23 minutes