Windows 8.1 Administration Essentials & Configuration Pocket Consultant

Windows 8.1 Administration Essentials & Configuration Pocket Consultant

By William R. Stanek

Microsoft Press, Paperback, 9780735682658, 365pp.

Publication Date: November 2013


Portable and precise, this pocket-sized guide delivers ready answers for core configuration and administrative tasks in Windows 8.1. Zero in on the essentials through quick-reference tables, instructions, and lists. You'll get the focused information you need to save time and get the job done - whether at your desk or in the field.

Coverage includes:

Configuring and optimizing Windows 8.1 computersCustomizing the desktop and interfaceConfiguring user and computer policiesAutomating configurationManaging user access and security featuresInstalling and maintaining programsManaging hardware devices and driversHandling maintenance and support tasks.

About the Author
William R. Stanek is a Microsoft MVP with 20+ years of experience in systems management and advanced programming. He is an award-winning author who's written more than 100 books, including Windows 7 Administrator's Pocket Consultant and Windows Server 2008 Inside Out. He is the series editor for the Pocket Consultant line of books.