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410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012

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Microsoft Certification PREP Talk: Exam 410 

In this episode of Prep tips from certification experts, James Seymour, Senior Product Planner, and Rick Claus, Senior Technical Evangelist, discuss the relevancy of the skills being measured on Exam 410.


1  Install and Configure Servers

1.1  Install Servers

2  Configure Server Roles and Features

3  Configure Hyper-V

3.1  Create and configure virtual machine settings

 3.2  Create and configure virtual machine storage

4  Deploy and Configure Core Network Services

4.2  Deploy and configure Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) service

4.3  Deploy and Configure DNS Service

6  Create and Manage Group Policy

These resources apply to all the following sub-objectives of this objective, so we merged them:

  • Create and Manage Group Policy Objects ( GPOs )
  • Configure Security Policies
  • Configure Application Restriction Policies
  • Configure Windows Firewall


  • hernandez_nj

    Very detailed.  Thanks!

  • jahesh

    Where is the TechNet details for 70-410 windows server 2012 R2

  • grzesiekb

    Great Wiki. Thanks


    Yes, where is the R2 updates???

  • JTSveigdalen

    Informative video, but sad that he always talks about "IT Guys."  It'd be nice if we could just be IT people, IT workers, instead of just "IT Guys."