Configure Desktop Settings

Practice Labs Module
Time
50 minutes
Difficulty
Intermediate

The "Configure Desktop Settings" module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands on skills in the following topics: Download and Install Windows Apps, Manage User Profiles, Use Windows Aero.

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Overview

Introduction

The Configure Desktop Settings module provides you with the instructions and devices to develop your hands on skills in the following topics.

  • Download and Install Windows Apps
  • Manage User Profiles
  • Use Windows Aero

Exercise 1 - Download and Install Windows Apps

In this exercise you will perform the tasks required to download and install Windows Apps in Windows 8.1

Exercise 2 - Manage User Profiles

In this exercise, you will learn how a user profile is created in Windows. A user profile consists of user desktop preference like application shortcuts, network drive mappings and other user-specific settings.

Exercise 3 - Use Windows Aero

Windows Aero provide a fancy user interface where a user can use translucent windows to enhance the Windows desktop.

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