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Windows 7 /Chapter 1

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You are preparing to install Window 7 to a new computer.
You copy the installation from a DVD to a USB flash drive then use bootsect to make the USB drive bootable. Using the RAID controller on the motherboard you configure three hard disks in a RAIDS array. Using disk tools you create a single partition that takes up the entire array. You insert the USB drive and boot the computer. The computer boots and shows you the following message:
Error loading operating system
Reboot and select proper device
In the BIOS modify the boot order to boot from the USB device first
You need to install Windows 7 Enterprise Edition on multiple computers. You have an ISO image of Windows 7 Enterprise edition installation disc that you will use for installation. You want to boot the computer to a command prompt, connect to a network share, and then run set up from the shared folder. You create a shared folder named WinInstall on a server. What should you do?
Create a bootable disc with WinPE and the necessary network drivers. Edit the BIOS to boot from the optical drive first

Extract the ISO image and copy all files in the image to the shared folder
You have a stand alone computer running both Windows Vista and Windows 7. The computer currently boots to Windows 7 by default. You need the computer to boot to Windows Vista as a default operating system instead. What should you do?
Run the bcedit.exe
You need to install Windows Enterprise 7 edition on multiple computers. Each computer has a single SATA hard drive, a PXE-compliant network, a DVD drive, and several open USB ports. You have decided to use Windows Deployment Services to simplify installation(WDS). You configure the WDS server with everything necessary to perform installation. When you start each computer you would like the computer to boot, connect to the WDS server and start the installation process automatically without any intervention. You want to minimize the actions that you must perform on each computer. What should you do next?
On each computer edit the BIOS to boot to the network first
You have a computer that runs Windows Vista. You need to perform a clean installation of Windows 7 onto the computer. You would also like to retain the system and user files from the Windows Vista installation.

What should you do?
While running setup.exe on the Windows 7 installation media select the custom (advanced) option
You are performing a network installation of Windows 7 on a new computer. You boot the computer using Windows PE. You need to install a device driver for the network adapter.
What should you do?
Run dvrload.exe
You have several computers in a network. Some of the computers do not have an optical drive. Your boss has asked you to install Windows 7 on each of the computers.
What should you do?
Use the bootsect command to make the USB flash drive bootable
Copy the product DVD to a USB flash drive and boot from the drive
You are installing Windows 7 on a new computer.
Using the RAID controller on the motherboard you configure three hard disks in a RAID5 array. You leave the array unpartitioned and unformatted.
You edit the BIOS boot order to boot from the optical drive. You insert the installation DVD, boot the disc, and start the installation.
When you are prompted to select the disk where you want to install Windows, the RAID array you created does not show as a possible destination disk.
What should you do?
On the screen where you select the disk to install Windows click Load Driver
You have several computers in a domain network. Your company develops software that runs both Windows XP and Windows 7. Programmers need to have two computers that will dual boot between Windows XP and Windows 7. You need to configure each system to meet the programmer's requirements. What should you do?
Install Windows XP first and then install Windows 7 on another partition
You have a Windows Vista system that you would like to upgrade Windows 7. You want to make sure that everything in your current system is compatible with Windows 7. What should you do?
Run the Windows 7 upgrade advisor
You have a workstation running the 32-bit version of Windows 7 Professional that you would like to upgrade to the 32-bit version of Windows 7 Ultimate. You want to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort and cost while maintaining as much user data as possible. What should you do first?
Run anytime upgrade
You have a 32 bit computer that runs Windows Vista Business RTM that you would like to upgrade to Windows 7 Ultimate. You computer has the following specifications:
1 GHz processor
1 GB Ram
128 MB video card
16 GB of free disk space
DVD drive

You would like to perform the upgrade with the leas amount of effort as possible.
What should you do first?
Install the latest service pack
You have a workstation running the 64 bit version of Windows 7 Ultimate that you would like the 64 bit of Windows Professional . You want to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort and cost.
What should you do first?
Perform a custom (advanced) installation using the Windows 7 installation disc.
You have a computer that runs Windows XP Professional that you would upgrade to Windows 7 Professional.
You run the set up program and install Windows 7 on the same computer and hard drive. What should you do next?
Re-install all applications
You have a 32 bit computer that runs Windows XP Professional . You would like to upgrade the computer to Windows 7 Ultimate.
Your computer has the following specifications:
Service pack 2
1GHz processor
512 MB RAM
256 MB video card
40 GB free disk space
DVD drive
You would like to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort possible.
What should you do first?
Add more memory
You have a workstation running a 32-bit version of Windows Vista Business that you would like upgrade to the 64-bit version of Windows 7 Professional. You want to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort and cost. Which installation option should you select?
Custom (advanced)
You have a Windows XP Professional system that you need to upgrade to Windows 7 Ultimate. What should you do first?
Run the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
You have a workstation running the 32-bit version of Windows Vista Business that you would like to upgrade to the 32-bit version of Windows 7 Professional. You want to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort and cost. What should you do first?
Perform an upgrade using the Windows 7 installation disc
You have a single computer running Windows XP. You perform a Custom (Advanced) installation of Windows 7 to the existing partition on the computer. You need to migrate user profiles and user data from Windows XP installation to Windows 7 installation. What should you do?
Run scanstate with the /offlineWinOld: option
1. Specify user(s) to be migrated
2. Restore from a linked migration store
3. Enable user accounts
4. Specify user(s) to omit from migration
5. Create user accounts
1. /ui
2. /hardlink
3. /lae
4. /ue
5. /lac
You have two computers : Computer A is running on Windows Vista and Computer B is running Windows 7. You need to migrate all user profiles and data files from Computer A to Computer B. You need to ensure the user accounts on the destination computer are created and enabled during the migration. What should you do?
On Computer B, run loadstate with the /lae and /lac options
You have a computer running Windows 7. The computer is part of a domain. You need to transfer user profiles and data files to the computer from a network share using USMT; however you do not have USMT. What should you do?
Download the Windows Automated Installation Kit (Windows AIK) from Microsoft
You have a computer that runs Windows XP Professional. You want to upgrade your computer to Windows 7 Professional. You want to maintain as much of the application, user profile, and user data as possible. You want to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort as possible. What should you do?
Run Scanstate in Windows XP. Perform a custom (advanced) installation of Windows 7 to the existing hard drive. Boot into Windows 7 and reinstall the applications. Run Loadstate.
You have two computers: Computer A is running Windows XP and Computer B is running Windows 7 Professional. You need to transfer profiles and data files from Computer A to Computer B. What should you do?
Run USMT
Run Windows Easy Transfer
You have a single computer running Windows Vista. You are about to complete a clean installation of Windows 7 on the computer, and you need to migrate user profiles and user data from the previous installation of Windows Vista. What should you do?
Use wipe-and-load migration
Run WET and use external hard disk or USB flash drive as the transfer method
You have a computer that runs Windows XP Professional. You want to upgrade your computer to Windows 7 Professional. You want to customize the migration of application, user profile, and user data. What should you do?
Edit MigApp.xml and MigsDocs.xml files
Run Scanstate
You have two computers: Computer A is running Windows Vista Business and Computer B is running Windows 7 Professional. You are using USMT to migrate only the user profiles and user data from Computer A to Computer B. You need to specify the rules used for the migration to include all .jpg files. What should you do?
Edit the MigUser.xml profile
You have a computer that runs Windows XP Professional. You want to upgrade your computer to Windows 7 Professional. You want your user profile settings to be applied to Windows 7, with all user files available following the upgrade. You want to perform the upgrade with the least amount of effort possible. What should you do?
Perform a custom (advanced) installation of Windows 7 to the existing hard drive. After the installation, boot into Windows 7 and run Scanstate and then Loadstate
1. Allow overwriting existing data
2. Specify user(s) to omit from migration
3. Specify user(s) to be migrated
4. Path to the offline Windows.old folder
5. Generate a space estimate
1. /0
2. /ue
3. /ui
4. /offlineWinOld
5. /p/nocompress
You have two computers: Computer A is running Windows Vista and Computer B is running Windows 7. You need to migrate specific application settings from Computer A to Computer B by using USMT. What should you do?
Run scanstate with the /i option
Edit the migapp.xml file
You manage a laptop that runs Windows 7.
The laptop is shared by members of the sales team. Sales team members use standard user accounts to log into the computer. You want to allow users to change the system time and the time zone. You need to grant them this ability while limiting their ability to perform unrelated tasks. What should you do?
Configure user rights for the Sales Group in the local security policy
You have several computers running Windows 7. The computers are members of a domain. For all the computers you want to remove access to administrative tools from the Start Menu and hide notifications from the Systems Tray. What should you do?
User Group Policy
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. To deploy Windows 7, you want to use the Windows 7 installation on this computer as a system image. After removing machine specific information from the computer, you are ready to capture the image as a WIM file. What should you do?
Boot to Windows PE and use ImageX to capture the Windows installation onto a network share.
1. Creates and manages answer files
2. Removes machine specific information
3. Applies updates, drivers and language packs to Windows Image
4. Creates ISO Images
5. A thin version of Windows
6. Creates an image file for deployment
1. Windows SIM
2. Sysprep
3. DISM
4. Oscdimg
5. WinPE
6. ImageX
1. Starts the computer in Windows Welcome mode
2. Applies settings in an answer file
3. Restarts the computer when Sysprep completes
4. Removes machine-specific information from the installation
5. Allows you to add additional drivers or applications and test your image
1./oobe
2. /unattended: answerfile
3. / reboot
4. / generalize
5. / audit
You have a computer running Windows 7 Enterprise. You plan to capture the installation on this computer and use the image to deploy to other computers. You create an answer file named win7ent_answer.xml with Windows SIM. You want to remove computer-specific information and apply the settings in the answer file before you capture the installation. What should you do?
At the command prompt, run sysprep.exe /generalize /oobe /unattended:win7ent_answer.xml
You decide to use a system image to deploy Windows 7 to multiple computers. You have installed Windows on a reference computer. You need to restart Windows and manually install applications and make other changes prior to capturing the image. You want to prevent the Windows Welcome screen from showing when the system reboots prior to customizing the installation. You do not want any changes that you make to prevent the end-user from seeing the full Out-Of-Box experience after the image is applied. What should you do?
Run sysprep with the /audit option
You want to deploy Windows 7 to multiple computers using a system image. You would like to use an answer file to automate the installation process on a reference computer. What should you do first?
Run Windows System Image Manager (Windows SIM)
You want to capture a system image to deploy Windows 7 to multiple computers. You want to install Windows 7 on the reference computer using an answer file. You need to create the answer file. What should you do?
1. On a technician computer insert the Windows 7 product DVD
2. Run Windows SIM and load a preloaded install image (install.wim) from the DVD
3. Select and edit the responses to the questions presented during product installation
4. validate the file in Windows SIM
5. Save the answer file
You need to install Windows 7 Enterprise edition on multiple computers. Each computer has a single SATA hard drive, a PXE-compliant network card, a DVD drive and several open USB ports. You will not be using WDS or MDT for the installation. When you start each computer, you would like the computer to boot and start the installation process automatically without any intervention. You want to minimize the actions that you must perform on each computer. What should you do next?
Create an Unattend file on a USB drive. On each computer, edit the BIOS to boot from the optical drive first. Insert the Windows Installation disc into the DVD drive and the USB drive into a USB port
You have a computer running Windows 7 Professional. You want to capture the installation as a system image. You need to remove any computer-specific information from the computer prior to capturing the image. What should you do?
Run Sysprep
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You want to configure the computer to boot Windows 7 installation on a VHD file. You have downloaded the Windows AIK tools. You create and attach a virtual disk file using disk management. What should you do next?
Run ImageX to apply install.wim image to the VHD
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You have created a VHD file that contains a Windows 7 Image. You would like to perform offline servicing of the image in the VHD file to add a driver and enable some Windows features. What should you do?
Use Diskpart to attach a VHD file. Use Dism to modify the image. Use Diskpart to detach the image.
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You have created a VHD that contains a Windows 7 installation image. The VHD file is currently not attached. You would like to perform offline servicing of the image in the VHD file to add driver and enable some Windows features. What should you do first?
Attach the VHD file
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You want to configure the computer to boot to a Windows 7 installation on a VHD file. You will use the install.wim image on the Windows installation disc. You have downloaded the Windows AIK tools. You create and attach a virtual disk file using Disk Management. You run ImageX to apply the image to a VHD file. What should you do next?
Run BCDEdit to create a BCD entry pointing to the VHD file.
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate.
You need to copy files to an existing VHD that contains a Windows 7 installation. What should you do?
Run diskpart.exe then use list, select and attach commands
You have a VHD file which contains Windows 7 Enterprise installation and other data files. You want to view but not modify the installation and data files in the VHD file. What should you do?
Use disk management to attach the VHD file as read-only
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise.
You want to configure the computer to boot to a Windows 7 installation on a VHD file. You will use the image on the Windows installation disc. You have downloaded the Windows AIK tools. You create a virtual disk file using disk management. What should you do next?
Attach the VHD
You manage a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise Edition .
You would like to boot the computer to a VHD file that contains a Windows 7 installation. You will use the install.wim file from the Windows installation disc to create the VHD file. You would also like to apply updates to the image. What should you do?
Run WIM2VHD
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You want to configure the computer to boot to a Windows 7 installation on a VHD file. You will use the install.wim image on the Windows installation disc. Your computer does not have a Windows AIK installed. You create and attach a virtual disk file using Disk Management. You need to apply the Windows image file to the virtual disk. What should you do?
Run the Install-WindowsImage.ps1 Powershell script.
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 and a VHD file which contains a Windows 7 installation. You need to boot the computer from a VHD file. What should you do first?
Upgrade to Windows 7 Ultimate
As part of your responsibilities, you manage multiple VHD files that contain bootable Windows images. You need to make multiple changes to the image within each of the VHD files. Each image will get the same list of updates. You want to update the image without booting each VHD file. You attach each VHD file. What should you do next?
Create an unattended file with entries in the offlineservicing section. Run Dism to apply the file to each image.
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You have a VHD file that contains a Windows 7 image. You need to perform offline servicing of the image in the VHD file. You attach the VHD file and use Dism to make several changes. You decide not to keep any of the changes you have made to the image on the VHD file. The VHD file is still attached. What should you do?
Run Diskpart then detach. Restore the VHD file from a back up.
You have a computer running Windows 7 Enterprise. You want to create a VHD file with the following settings:
Size=200 GB
Location= F:\VHDS
Name= Win7vhd
What should you do?
Using DiskPart type create vdisk file=f:\VHDS\Win7vhd.vhd. maximum=204800
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise.
You have created a VHD file that contains a Windows 7 image. You need to perform offline servicing of the image in the VHD file to add a driver and enable some Windows features. You attach the VHD file. You use Dism to add a driver. You realize the driver should not have been added to the image. You need to undo the changes you have made using the least amount of efforts possible. The VHD file is still attached. What should you do?
Run Dism /Remove-Driver
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Enterprise. You want to configure the computer to boot to a Windows 7 installation on a VHD file. You will use the install.wim image on the Windows installation disc. You have downloaded the Windows AIK tools. You create and attach a virtual disk file using Disk Management. You run ImageX to apply the image to the VHD file. What should you do next?
Run BCEdit to create a BCD entry pointing to the VHD file
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 Ultimate and a VHD file which contains a Windows 7 installation. You need to boot the computer from a VHD file. What should you do?
Run BCDEdit and modify the BCD boot entries
You want to deploy Windows 7 Enterprise to multiple computers from a previously-captured system image. You have received an updated application and would like to add the application to the existing image without recapturing the entire image. What should you do?
Run MDT 2010 with Distribution share
You need to install Windows 7 to multiple computers on your network. You would like to use the Windows Deployment Services (WDS) to deploy a custom image to all computers. All computers have a PXE-compliant network card. What should you do?
Place a install image and boot image on the WDS server
You have just been put in charge of installing Windows 7 on 30 new workstations. You decide to use the Windows Deployment Service (WDS) to help automate the installation. You need to create a customer install image from a reference computer that you have configured. What should you do?
Boot the reference computer using a capture image
Run ImageX
You need to install Windows 7 Enterprise on multiple new computers. You decide to use Windows Deployment Services (WDS) to help automate the installation. You have installed and configured Windows 7 on the reference computer. You need to create an install image using the reference computer. What should you do?
Run imagex.exe
Boot the reference computer using a capture image
You need to automate the installation of Windows 7 to multiple computers. None of the computer will be a member of a domain. You will use a custom image to install Windows 7 on each computer. Following Windows installation, you want to the setup program for an application to run automatically. What should you do?
Configure a task in MDT
You need to install Windows 7 to multiple computers on your network. You would like to use Windows Deployment Services (WDS) to display a custom image to all computers. The computers do not have a PXE-compliant network cards. What should you do?
Place an install image on the WDS server. Boot each computer using a CD that contains discover boot image with Windows PE
You need to install Windows 7 on 20 computers. You would like to automate the installation process as much as possible. After booting each destination computer, you would like to complete all of the following automatically:
1. Partition and format the hard disk
2. Install Windows from a custom image
3. Following installations of the image, apply Windows updates
4. Install Applications
5. Enable BitLocker
Use Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)
You want to use Microsoft Deployment Toolkit(MDT 2010) to deploy Windows 7 to several new computers. You have a previously-captured image which contains the Windows 7 installation and several custom applications. If possible, you would like to deploy the image to all of the computers with no interventions required by the user. You do not have the Microsoft SQL server. What should you do?
Use Lite Touch Installation (LTI) installation method
You want to use Windows Deployment Services (WDS) to deploy a custom version of Windows 7 to multiple new computers. You want to make custom modifications to the installation such as installing applications and modifying desktop settings. You then want to create an image of the installation while retaining custom changes. What should you do?
1. Create a capture image on WDS
2. Install the operating system on a reference computer. Customize the installation.
3. Run Sysprep on the reference computer
4. PXE boot the reference computer and select the capture image
You have been put in charge of installing Windows 7 on 15 new computers. You need to use Windows Deployment Services (WDS) to install the operating system on ten of the computers. You find however, that the remaining five computers do not have PXE support. You need to install Windows 7 on the remaining five computers with as little effort as possible. What should you do?
Create a discover boot image and convert it to an ISO image. Burn the ISO image to a CD. Boot each computer to the CD connect to the WDS server and complete the installation.
You have a Windows 7 Ultimate computer that is shared by multiple users. The default printer on your computer is a Sharp AL-2040. When you send a print job to the default printer, nothing happens. Other users who also use the same printer are not experiencing any problems. What should you do?
In devices and printers, right-click the Sharp AL-2040 printer and select troubleshoot
You are working on a computer running Windows 7. It is a member of a domain. You need to discover if there are any drivers on the computer which do not have a digital signature. Which of the following tools should you use?
Sigverif.exe
You are working on a computer running Windows 7. You recently installed a device that you only need temporarily. After several days of using the device, you remove it from the computer, and now you would like to remove the device driver as well. What should you do?
At the command prompt, run pnputil -d
In device manager, uninstall the device
You are working on a computer running Windows 7. Your audio card is working but you learn about an updated driver that adds some new features to the device. You download and install the new driver. After you restart Windows 7 you can no longer play audio files. Using a minimum of administrative tasks you need to find a solution to be able to play audio. What should you do?
In device manager, roll back the driver
You have a Windows 7 Computer. You install a new internal sound card in the computer. After rebooting, you install the driver, but the device doesn't appear to be working. You need to view information for the device and perform troubleshooting steps. What should you do?
In computer management go to device manager
You have a computer running Windows 7. You need a list of third party drivers in the system. What should you do?
Run pnputil -e at the command prompt
You have a computer running Windows 7. You need to install an updated driver for a hardware device on the computer. You need a driver file which has been tested by Microsoft and comes from a legitimate source. What should you do?
Install an updated driver with a digital signature
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. You create the D:\drivers folder on the computer for third party drivers and copy drivers for special devices in that folder. You want non-administrative users to be able to install devices on the computer without needing administrative privileges and without being prompted for the driver, but only those devices whose driver is located in the D:\drivers folder. What should you do?
In the registry edit the DevicePath key
You are working on a computer running Windows 7 Enterprise. Two devices are not performing correctly. You suspect devices are conflicting with each other because they may be using the same system resources. What should you do to identify the problem?
Open Device manager and view the resources tab
Run system information (msinfo32).
You are working on a computer running Windows 7. You have several standard users needing permission to install devices on this computer because Windows 7 does not include necessary drivers for the devices. What should you do?
Enable Allow non-administrators to install drivers for these device set up classes in Group Policy
Run pnputil -i -a to add drivers to the driver store
You have a Windows 7 computer that is shared by multiple users. You want to allow non-administrators users to install devices that use third-party drivers. Users should be able to install the device without prompts for administrative credentials. Users should only be able to install devices that use the drivers that you specifically identify. You copy the necessary drivers to the computer. You configure the DevicePath registry key to identify the folder where the drivers are located. A standard user logs and tries to install the device but gets a prompt for administrative credentials. What should you do?
Obtain drivers that have a digital signature
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. The computer has a single hard disk drive with a single volume that takes up the entire hard disk. You need to create a new volume named Video for storing digital video files that are used as you create music videos. You want the new volume to optimize performance; fault tolerance is not needed. What should you do?
Add two hard disks. Convert both disks to dynamic. Create a new striped volume using both disks.
You have two computers running Windows 7. One computer has two hard disks. The second disk is a dynamic disk formatted with FAT32. You remove the second hard disk from this system and install it into another system. After adding the disk, Disk Management reports it as foreign and you are unable to access the data on the disk. What should you do?
Import the disk
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. The computer has an extra disk that has three primary partitions and an extended partition with two logical drives. All volumes are formatted with FAT32. You want to convert the partitions to simple volumes, preferably without losing any data. What should you do?
Upgrade the disk to a dynamic disk
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. The computer has a removable disk drive that has been formatted with NTFS. You want the drive to use FAT32 to be compatible with more operating systems. The drive is currently configured using drive letter D:
What should you do?
Back up the data on the D: drive. Reformat the D: drive using FAT32. Restore the data.
You have a Windows 7 computer with a new hard drive. You want to create and format volumes on the hard drive. What should you do?
Run Diskpart from the command prompt.
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. Your computer has a single hard disk with a single volume used by the C:\ drive. You have previously upgraded the disk to a dynamic disk. The disk has run out of disk space. You need to add more space to the C:\ volume. You add a new hard disk to the computer. You need to add space to the C: volume as quickly as possible. What should you do?
Create a mount point using space on the second disk
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. The computer has a single hard drive with a single disk partition. The 500 GB system (C:) volume currently has 200 GB free. You decide to implement BitLocker but find you need a 100MB partition in addition to the system partition. You need to add a second partition for use with BitLocker with as little effort and cost as possible. What should you do?
Shrink the C: volume. Create a new partition using free space on the disk
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. The second hard disk in the computer has been assigned D: as the drive letter. The volume is formatted with NTFS. You decide that you would like to modify the D: volume to make it a RAID-0 volume using the least amount of effort and expense as possible. What should you do?
Delete the existing volume. Create a new striped volume. Restore data to the volume from a backup
You have a Windows 7 computer with a single hard drive. You want to add fault tolerance to the existing hard drive. You install a new hard drive in the computer. What should you do?
From a command prompt run DiskPart. Use the Add command
You have a computer running Windows 7. The computer has a hard disk with a single partition. Windows is installed in this partition. You decide that you would like to modify the existing volume to make it a RAID-1 volume to add fault tolerance to the volume. You add a new hard disk to the computer. You want to convert the volume to a RAID-1 volume using the least amount of effort as possible. What should you do?
Add a mirror to the existing volume
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. The computer has a single hard disk configured as a basic disk with a single partition formatted with NTFS. The disk has run out of space. You need to add space to the disk. You install a new hard drive and start Disk Management. You need to add space to the existing volume using only necessary actions. What should you do?
On the new hard disk create a new partition without a drive letter
On the C:\ drive create an empty folder
You have a Windows 7 computer shared by multiple users. The computer has a single hard disk with a single partition.
You want to make sure that each user can only save up to 4 GB of files on the existing hard disk. Files stored to USB devices should not count towards the limit. What should you do?
Configure disk quotas
You have a Windows 7 Professional computer that is used by three users. Each user has a folder for storing personal data. Chad copies a file from a CD-RW file to his folder and receives a message Insufficient Disk Space. He finds that he cannot even add data to an existing file and save it. Other users of the computer do not have the same problems. You see that the volume has over 20 GB of free disk space. You need to let Chad edit and create files. What should you do?
Increase the quota limit
You have a computer running Windows 7. You need to free up disk space and would like to delete all but the most recent restore point. What should you do?
In Disk Cleanup select Clean up system files then use more options tab to clean the up the restore points
Run Cleanmgr as an administrator then use more options tab to clean up the restore points.
You have a Windows 7 computer with a single hard disk. You notice that the disk defragmentation schedule has been turned off on your computer. The disk is badly fragmented. You want to run disk defragmentation manually. What should you do?
Run Defrag
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. You want to modify the disk defragmentation to run twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 11 pm. What should you do?
In schedule tasks modify the default task to run Wednesdays and Saturdays
You have a Windows 7 computer that you manage at work. Because of security requirements of your company, you need to prevent all users from being able to use USB flash devices on this computer. What should you do?
Configure removable storage policies in the local security policy
You have a Windows 7 computer that you manage at work. Because of security requirements for your company you need to prevent all users from being able to save files to any removable storage device on the computer. Users are allowed to copy files from these devices. You want to accomplish this in the least amount of effort as possible. What should you do?
In removable storage access in group policy configure the policy for each device type to deny write access
You have a computer running Windows 7 Enterprise. A custom application works great on previous versions of Windows; however, it does not execute correctly on the Windows 7 computer. In an attempt to fix the problem, you tried to run the application in compatibility mode. When this didn't work, you temporarily disabled UAC, but this still didn't fix the problem. You must get the application to work correctly on this computer. What should you do next?
Implement a shim from the Compatibility Administrator
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. For several years, the developers in your company have used a specific application. After installing the application on your computer it no longer executes correctly. The application worked best on Windows XP machines with Service Pack 3. You need to have the application work correctly on this computer with the least amount of administrative effort. What should you do?
Run the application in compatibility mode
1. Turns off automatic resizing of applications when using large-scale fonts
2. Disable Aero Features
3. Allows Applications with limited color palette to display properly
4. Resolves display problems with menus and buttons
5. Allows low resolution applications to display properly
1. Disable display scaling on high DPI settings
2. Disable desktop composition
3. Run in 256 colors
4. Disable visual themes
5. Run in 640 x 480 screen resolution
You have a computer running Windows 7 Professional. You have a custom application that will not run on the computer. The application works well on computers running a 32-bit installation of Windows XP Professional. You decide to ups Windows XP mode to run the application. You computer has the following hardware specifications:
C: drive with 62 GB of free space
1 GB of RAM, one additional socket available
Video card with 128 MB of memory with WDDM support
You need the computer to run Windows XP mode. What should you do?
Add more memory
You manage a network with 30 computers. Each computer is currently running Windows XP. All computers are members of a domain. You need to upgrade the computers to Windows 7 Professional. You will use a system image to deploy a clean installation of Windows 7 to each computer. Before you begin the upgrading process, you need to identify which applications installed on computers can run on Windows 7. What should you do?
Use the Microsoft Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT)
You just purchased a new Windows 7 system for an artist in your company. After installing an art application to the computer, the artist states that the application does not work correctly. The application worked fine on a Windows XP machine. In an attempt to fix the problem, you tried to run the application in compatibility mode. When this doesn't work you temporarily disable UAC but this still doesn't fix the problem. You decide to create a shim for the application. You download the Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT). What should you do next?
Run the compatibility Administrator
You have a computer running Windows 7. You want to configure Windows to prompt for additional credentials whenever sensitive action is taken. What should you do?
Edit User Account Control (UAC) settings
You manage 20 computers running Windows 7 in a domain network. You want to prevent the Sales team members from making system changes. Whenever a change is initiated, you want to allow only those who can enter administrator credentials to be able to make the change. What should you do?
Configure the User Account Control: Behavior of the elevation prompt for standard users setting in the group policy to prompt for credentials
You have been asked to troubleshoot a Windows 7 computer that is a member of a workgroup. The director who uses the machine said he is able to install anything he wants as well as change system settings on-demand. He has asked you to figure out why User Account Control (UAC) is not being activated when he performs a sensitive operation. You verify that the director's user account is a standard user account and not a member of the local administrators group. You want the UAC prompt to show. What should you do?
Enable the Run all administrators in Admin Approval Mode setting in Group Policy
You have a computer running Windows 7. Prior to installing some software, you turn off User Account Control (UAC) reboot the computer and install the software. You turn UAC back on but it does not prompt you before performing sensitive actions. You want the protection of UAC but it is not working at all. What should you do?
Reboot the machine
You have several Windows 7 computers in a domain network. When you install software on the new computers, you discover that it does not run because User Account Control (UAC) causes it to fail. Because the accounting program was designed by the company and it will not be upgraded anytime soon you must get it to work as is with the UAC. What can you do to get the application to work with UAC
Alter the program settings to Run this program as an administrator
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. You want to modify the default settings for UAC to meet the following criteria:
Prompts should be shown when programs make changes to your computer and when you make changes to Windows settings
The desktop should not be dimmed and locked out but should allow you to continue working on other applications without responding immediately to the prompt.
Settings should apply to all standard users
Disable the Switch to secure desktop when prompting for elevation setting in Group Policy
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. A user made some modifications on the computer. You notice Internet Explorer isn't the default browser anymore. With the least amount of administrative effort you need to make sure that Internet Explorer is the default browser. What should you do?
In internet options on the Programs tab click the make default button
In internet options on the advanced tab click the reset button
You manage several computers running Windows 7. Desktop users have an in-house application that is hosted on your intranet web server. When a user clicks a specific option in the application, they receive an error message that a popup was blocked. You need to configure the security settings so that users can see the pop-up without compromising overall security. What should you do?
Add the URL of the website to the Local Intranet Zone
You manage several computers running Windows 7. All are members of a domain. You use an internal Web site that uses Integrated Windows Authentication. You attempt to connect to the web site and are prompted for authentication. You verify that your user account has permission to access the web site. You need to ensure that you are automatically authenticated when you connect to the web site. What should you do?
Add the internal website to the local intranet zone
You manage several computers running Windows 7. A user made some modifications on the Advanced tab in Internet Explorer and is now having some problems. You need to restore the default Internet Explorer settings with the least amount of effort. What should you do?
In internet options on the advanced tab, click the restore advanced settings button
You have a computer running Windows 7. You must prevent Internet Explorer from leaving a trail of your browsing session. What should you do?
Open an Inprivate browsing session
You recently bought a computer running Windows 7 Professional. After using Internet Explorer 8, you notice that over 10 of your favorite web sites are not displaying properly. With the least amount of administrative effort you want to configure Internet Explorer 8 so that sites display properly. You do not want to affect how other sites on the Internet are displayed. What should you do first?
Use Windows Update to update the list of Web sites which require Compatibility view
You have a computer running Windows 7. Multiple people use the computer. Users sometimes allow Internet Explorer to remember passwords when accessing various Web sites. You need to secure the computer against the possibility that the stored passwords can be stolen off the system. What should you do?
In AutoComplete settings clear the User Names and Passwords on forms check box
You have a computer running Windows 7 Home Premium. While using Internet Explorer 8, you want to protect yourself from phishing sites. What should you do?
Enable the SmartScreen Filter
You have a computer running Windows 7. Multiple people use the computer. One of the users installs a new Internet Explorer add-on that interferes with the browsing functionality of other users on the system, but the add-on is necessary for business purposes. What should you do?
Instruct other users to log on and disable the add-on
You have many computers running Windows 7 Enterprise. The computers are members of a domain. Your company uses a site on its intranet to manage customer records. Your company also uses a site on the internet to manage customer files. Both the intranet site and the internet site were developed for Internet Explorer 7. Without user invention you want both sites to display properly in Internet Explorer 8 but not affect other sites on the internet. What should you do?
Use Group Policy to enable compatibility view using the URL of the internet website
You have several computers running Windows 7 Professional. The computers are members of a domain. You need to protect the computers while users browse the Internet with Internet Explorer 8. You want to display a warning message to users when they attempt to visit a Web site that is known to host malware. What should you do?
Enable the SmartScreen filter
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. Using Internet Explorer 8, a user download on ActiveX control and now the browser seems unstable. You need to remove ActiveX control. What should you do?
Use the programs tab in Internet Options
You have a computer running Windows Home Premium. You have enabled the Content Advisor in Internet Explorer 8. While browsing the internet a specific website is blocked by the Content Advisor. You want users to be able to view the Web Site. What should you do?
In internet options, use the content tab to add the Web Site as an approved site
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. You need to restrict access to Websites that contain nudity, sex or violence. What should you do?
Enable content advisor
You manage a computer that runs Windows 7. You would like to prevent users from running all software on the computer except for software that has been digitally signed. The rule should apply to all known and unknown software. What should you do?
Configure an executable rule in application control policies with publisher condition
You manage several computers that run Windows 7. You would like to have better control over applications that run on these computers so you have decided to implement AppLocker. You have created default rules and executable rules that allows the company's accounting application to run. You notice that you still can run any program on your test client. What should you do?
Start the application identity service for the client

Set the enforcement mode for executable rules to Enforce Rules
You have a Windows 7 computer that is shared by multiple users at work. You want to allow only members of the Sales team to run the sales lead application. The rule should use the digital signature of the software and apply to all current and future versions of the application regardless of the file name or its location. You decide to create an executable rule with a publisher condition using application control policies. What should you do?
Browse and select the executable file for the application. Modify the rule to include product name information.
You have a Windows 7 computer that is shared by multiple users at work. You want to allow only members of the Sales team to run the sales lead application. If possible, the rule should apply to all current and future versions of the application regardless of the filename or its location. The application is not digitally signed What should you do?
Create an executable rule with a file hash condition in application control properties
You have a Windows 7 computer that is shared by multiple users at work. You want to allow only members of the Sales team to run the sales lead application. The rule should apply to all current and future versions of the application regardless of the filename or its location. What should you do?
Create an executable rule with a publisher condition in application control policies
You manage a computer running Windows 7 shared by multiple users. Recently users have downloaded and installed two malware programs onto the computer. After the download, the applications are installed by running programs with a .msi extension. The files are not digitally signed. You want to prevent all users from installing these applications regardless of how they obtained the files. What should you do?
In application control policies create a Windows Installer rule with a file hash condition
You manage a computer that runs Windows 7. You want to find out who has been running a specific game on your computer. You do not want to prevent users from running the program but instead want to log information when the file runs. The application is not digitally signed. What should you do?
In application control policies, create an executable rule with a path condition that identifies the file. For executable rules, configure Audit Only
You manage a computer that runs Windows 7. You want to prevent users from running any file with a .bat or .vbs extension unless the file is digitally signed by your organization. What should you do?
In application control policies, create a script rule with a publisher condition
You manage a Windows 7 computer that is shared by multiple users. You want to prevent users from running a common game on the computer. You want to prevent the game from running even if the executable file is moved or removed. You decide to create a Software Restriction Policy to protect your computer. What should you do?
Create a hash rule
You manage a small network with Windows 7 clients multiple subnets and servers. You want your computer to be able to resolve a host name for a server on your network and its IPV4 address. What should you do?
Add an A record on the DNS server

Edit the hosts file on the computer
You manage a network with all Windows 7 clients. As part of your IPv6 migration strategy you have implemented ISATAP on your network. You would like to test the communication of a client computer using ISTAP. What should you do?
Ping the address beginning with FE80
You manage a network with all Windows 7 clients. As part of your IPv6 migration strategy, you have implemented Teredo on your network. You would like to test communication of a client computer using Taredo. What should you do?
Ping the address beginning with 2001:
You manage a small office network with a single subnet. The network is connected to the internet. All client computers run Windows 7. A single server runs Windows Server 2008R2. Computers are not a member of the domain. Hosts use IPv6 addresses on the private network. All hosts on the private network are assigned names such as Computer1, Computer2, etc. All computers use a DNS server at the Internet Service Provider (ISP) to resolve hostnames for Internet hosts. You need to implement a solution so that hosts on your private network can resolve hostnames for other hosts on the private network. You want to implement the solution with the least amount of effort. What should you do?
Make sure that all LLMNR is enabled on all computers
You company has started the transition to IPv6. You need to configure records on the DNS server so that clients can submit a host name query and receive back an IPv6 address for the specified host. What should you do?
Create AAAA records
You have a laptop that runs Windows 7. The laptop uses IPv6. The network connection is configured to obtain the IPv6 address automatically. You need to see the IPv6 address that the network connection is currently using. What should you do?
Run the netsh command

View the status for the network connection. Click the details button
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 connected to a domain network. One day you find out that your computer cannot connect to any network resources. You run the Ipconfig command and find that the network connection has been assigned an address of 169.254.12.155 with a mask of 255.255.0.0. What should you do?
Run the Ipconfig /release and Ipconfig /renew commands
You have a laptop that runs Windows 7. The laptop uses DHCP for IPv4 addressing information. You need to see the IPv4 address, subnet mask, and DNS server addresses that the network connection is currently using. What should you do?
Run the netsh command

View the status of the network connection. Click the details button
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. Your company has started the migration to IPv6 on your network. Your network administrator tells you that the network is using stateless autoconfiguration. You need to configure your computer for IPv6 address, default gateway, and DNS server addresses. The computer is currently configured to get all IPv6 information automatically. What should you do?
Run netsh interface IPv6 add dnsserver
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. Your network has just transitioned from using IPv4 to IPv6. IPv6 configuration is performed automatically using stateful DHCPv6. A DNS server on your network provides a name resolution for IPv6. Your computer is having problems communicating with the network. You would like to receive new configuration information from the DHCP
Run ipconfig / release6 and ipconfig /renew6

Run ipconfig /flushdns
You have a computer that runs Windows 7 connected to a domain network. After reconfiguring the static address of an internal web server named WEB3 your computer can no longer connect to WEB3. However other users are still able to connect to the same web server. You need to be able to connect to the website on the WEB3 server. What should you do?
Run ipconfig /flushdns
Your company has started to transition to IPv6 . You need to configure records on the DNS server so that clients can submit an IPv6 address and receive back the host name for that computer. What should you do?
Create PTR records
You have installed a test network with one server and two workstations. You have disable IPv4 and now want to test and make sure that IPv6 is used to communicate between hosts. You want to ping the link-local address for a host. What should you do?
ping FE80::AB134: 7845:10C9956%12
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. Your network just transitioned from using IPv4 to IPv6. IPv6 configuration is performed automatically using information received by network routers. The network does not use a DHCPv6 server. Your computer is unable to communicate with a server named Srv1. A ping test to the server using its IPv6 address works, but fails when you use its host name. What should you do?
Run netsh with the add dnsserver option
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. Your company has started the migration to IPv6 on your network. You need to configure your computer with a static IPv6 address. What should you do?
Run netsh
You have a computer that runs Windows 7. Your company has started the migration to IPv6 on your network. Your network administrator tells you that the network is using stateless autoconfiguration. You need to configure your computer for IPv6 so it is correctly configured with the IPv6 address default gateway and DNS server address. What should you do?
Edit the internet protocol version 6 (TCPIP/IPv6) properties for the network adapter. Select obtain an IPv6 address automatically and Use the following DNS server addresses
You have two computers running Windows 7 named Comp1 and Comp2. Both Comp1 and Comp2 received their IP address from a DHCP server in the network and accessed the internet through a common default gateway. After several changes the network infrastructure Comp1 is the only computer with a connection to the Internet. In addition, Comp1 is now acting as the default gateway and is sharing its internet connection with Comp2. On Comp2 you are unable to access the internet. You use the ipconfig/all command and discover the IP address for the local area is 192.168.0.25. What should you do first?
On Comp2 run ipconfig /renew
You have two computers running Windows 7 named Comp1 and Comp2 . Both Comp1 and Comp2 received their IP addresses from a DHCP server in the network and accessed the internet through a common default gateway. After several changes in the network infrastructure Comp1 is the only computer with a connection to the internet. In addition, Comp1 is now acting as the default gateway and is sharing its Internet connection with Comp2. On Comp2 you are unable to access the internet. You use the ipconfig /all command and discover the IP address for the Local Area Connection is 192.168.0.25 with a subnet mask of 255.255.255.0 .What should you do first?
On Comp2 run ipconfig /renew
You have a small wireless network with 10 client computers configured in a workgroup. You upgraded the firmware on two wireless devices so you can use a better security standard than WEP. Now you need to implement the new security standard. You need the greatest amount of security least amount of effort and without replacing any of the wireless infrastructure.
Configure each client with the same key
Implement WPA-PSK
You have a Windows 7 Ultimate laptop computer that you use both at home and in the office. The laptop has both and Ethernet and wireless network connection. At home you created a simple Ethernet network that connects your home computers to the internet through a cable modem. A friend comes over to your house for some help configuring his new laptop computer. His computer has a wireless network adapter but not an Ethernet network adapter. He wants to connect his laptop through your network to the Internet to download some drivers. What should you do?
On your laptop configure a network bridge. Set up an ad hoc wireless connection between his computer and yours.

Configure the wireless connection to use WPA-Personal
You are configuring a small wireless network with 10 client laptops that require network access. You have configured a new wireless access point with an SSID that is not broadcasting. You manually created a network profile on one computer which successfully connects to the network. What should you do?
Use copy this network profile to a USB drive option to save the wireless network settings to a USB flash drive. On each additional client, insert the USB flash drive and run the utility to copy the profile settings to the client
You have a laptop that runs Windows 7. The laptop has a built in Ethernet and Wireless network card. The wireless card stops working. You use the PCMCIA slot to add a wireless card to your laptop. After installing the wireless card, the adapter does not show in the list of available network adapters in the Network and Sharing center. What should you do to troubleshoot the connection?
In device manager right click the wireless device and choose properties. Examine the device configuration
You want to connect a laptop computer running Windows 7 to a wireless network. The wireless network uses multiple access points and WPA2-Personal. You want to use the strongest authentication and encryption possible. SSID broadcast has been disabled. What should you do?
Configure the connection with a preshared key and AES encryption
You have a computer running Windows 7 Professional. The computer is a member of a domain.
You need to configure the wireless network card to connect your network at work. The connection should use a user name and password for authentication with AES encryption. What should you do?
Configure the connection to use WPA2-Enterprise
You have a new Windows 7 Ultimate computer with both a wired and wireless connection. You want to configure a small wireless network at home. You install a router that connects your network to the internet and which is the wireless access point. You have turned off SSID broadcast on the internet router. You will connect devices using a preshared key. You need to configure your laptop to connect to the wireless network and would like to use the most secure method available to you. What should you do?
Manually create a network profile
Use WPA-2 Personal Security
You have received a Windows 7 Business Edition laptop for use at work. You configure the wireless adapter to connect to the network. You also have a wireless network at home. You configure a second profile for your home network. For several weeks, the wireless connection works fine. Whether you are at home or at work you can start your computer and make a connection without browsing for a list of available networks. One day you come in to work to find that you can't connect. You check the network administrator and he states they have prevented the SSID of the company network from being visable. You need to make it easy as you can to connect to the company wireless network now and in the future. What should you do?
In the wireless network profile select Connect even if the network is not broadcasting
You have a laptop computer that runs Windows 7. Your computer is configured to connect to the wireless network using a wireless profile named Company1. The profile is configured to connect using 802.11b. During a recent upgrade your company has added an 802.11n wireless router. The router is configured to support 802.11n using one radio and 802.11b/g with the other radio. You create a second profile on your computer for the 802.11n network. You notice that your computer is connecting automatically using 802.11b. You want the computer to connect first using 802.11n, and only use 802.11b if 802.11n is unavailable. What should you do?
Move the 802.11n profile up on the list of preferred networks.
You have a computer running Windows 7 Professional. The computer is a member of a domain. The computer is used by several different users belonging to different groups. You have a custom application on the computer. You want to configure the firewall as follows:
Allow a specific port used by the application
Open the port only for members of the sales group
You want to want to make the change using the least amount of effort possible. What should you do?
In Windows Firewall with advanced security add an outbound rule. Require only secure connections for the rule and add the Sales group to the list of authorized groups
You manage a laptop computer that runs Windows 7. As part of your security auditing strategy you would like the system to record packets that have been dropped by firewall rules on your computer. You want to record only the packets dropped on public interfaces. You do not want to record the information about allow packets. What should you do?
In windows firewall with advanced security configure logging for the public profile
You have several computers running Windows 7 Ultimate. Corporate policy states that a specific connection-oriented application must be blocked from accessing the internet. You must use Windows Firewall with Advanced Security to complete the task. What should you do?
Create an outbound rule blocking the corresponding TCP port on each machine
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate. The computer has both wired and wireless network connections. The wired connections is on the internal private network but the wireless connection is a public connection. You need to allow help desk users to use Remote Assistance to help you across the wired network but want to block any such access from the wireless network. You want to configure Windows Firewall to alloy and deny access as described. What should you do?
Enable the Remote Assistance exception only on the private profile
You have several computers running Windows 7 Ultimate. The computers are members of a workgroup. You need to create many custom firewall rules on each computer. The rules must be specific for the private network profile. You should complete the tasks with the least amount of effort possible. What should you do?
Configure one computer. Use Netsh advfirewall to export firewall settings. Import the settings on the remaining machines.

Configure one computer with Windows Firewall with Advanced Security MMC snap-in. Then use the same tool to export the settings and import settings on the remain
You have a computer running Windows 7 Ultimate . You need to configure Windows Firewall to allow traffic for an application that dynamically opens multiple ports on an as-needed basis. What should you do?
Add a program exception
You have several computers running Windows 7 Ultimate .The computers are members of a workgroup. You need to create many custom firewall rules on each computer. The rules must be specific for the private network file. You should complete the task with the least amount of effort possible. What should you do?
Configure one computer. Use Netsh advfirewall to export the firewall settings. Import the settings the remaining machines.

Configure one computer with the Windows firewall with Advanced security MMC snap-in. Then use the same tool to export the settings on the remaining machines.
You have a laptop running Windows 7 Enterprise. The laptop is used both in a public network and private (work) network. The work network contain FTP servers which hold sensitive data. To protect the data, you need to ensure that the computer can connect to FTP servers only while it is connected to the private (work) network. What should you do?
From Windows Firewall with advanced security create a new rule
You have a computer running Windows 7 Enterprise. This computer is a member of a domain. The computer is used by several different users belonging to the different groups. You have a custom application on the computer. You want to configure the firewall as follows:
Allow a specific port used by the application
Open a port only for members of the sales group

You want to make changes using the least amount of effort possible. What should you do?
In Windows Firewall with advanced security add an outbound rule. Require only secure connections for the rule, and add the sales group to the list of authorized groups.