Monday, February 27, 2017

20339-2A:Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016

Course Details

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/course.aspx?cid=20339-2

Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016

About this course

This five-day course will teach you how to plan, configure, and manage the advanced features in a SharePoint 2016 environment. The special areas of focus for this course include implementing high availability, disaster recovery, service application architecture, and Microsoft Business Connectivity Services. This course also focuses on social computing features, productivity, and collaboration platforms and features. Students also will learn about business intelligence solutions, Enterprise Content Management, web content management infrastructure, solutions, and apps. This course also covers how to develop and implement a governance plan, and how to perform an upgrade or a migration to SharePoint 2016.

This is the second in a sequence of two courses for IT Professionals and is aligned with the SharePoint 2016 IT Pro certification.Audience profile

The course is targeted at experienced IT Professionals who are interested in learning how to install, configure, deploy, and manage SharePoint 2016 installations either in a data center or in the cloud.

Students typically should have more than four years of hands-on experience* planning and maintaining SharePoint Server and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2012 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server 2014 R2 or later, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), and networking infrastructure services.

Students should have completed Course 20339-1A: Planning and Administering Microsoft SharePoint 2016, or have gained equivalent knowledge and experience before taking this course.

The minimally qualified candidate typically:

  • Has a working knowledge of, and preferably hands-on experience, with Microsoft SharePoint Online.

  • Has broad familiarity with SharePoint Server workloads.

  • Has experience with business continuity management, including data backup, restoration, and high availability.

  • Has experience with authentication and security technologies.

  • Has experience with Windows PowerShell.

* The hands-on experience or job experience should be from a solutions-based role where the candidate has worked on multiple solutions in the SharePoint Server space that includes document management, content management, and search.

Suggested Classes


SharePoint

20339-1 – Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016
20339-2 – Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016
55033 – SharePoint 2013 Site Collection and Site Administration
50547 – SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and Site Administration

Office 365
20347 (5 Day) Enabling and Managing Office 365

MCSA: Windows Server 2012

20410 – Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
20411 – Administering Windows Server 2012
20412 – Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services

MCSA: SQL Server
10774 – Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012
10775 – Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases
10777 – Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012

PowerShell

10961 – Automating Administration with PowerShell 3.0
10325 – Automating Administration with PowerShell 2.0

CompTIA
A+, Network+, Security+

Certification – SharePoint MCSE


Microsoft
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/mcse-productivity-certification.aspx

TEchBytes - MCSE SharePoint 2016

http://randelhall.blogspot.com/2016/06/sharepoint-2016-mcse.html

PowerShell

More from The Cloud Engineer’s Companion Site
http://powershell101.blogspot.com/

Index of Windows PowerShell cmdlets for SharePoint 2016
https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/office/SharePoint-2016-Powershell-c7f8814f

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to SharePoint 2016

More from The Cloud Engineer
SharePoint Features Comparison
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/03/sharepoint-features-comparison.html

What is Deprecated or Removed in SharePoint 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt346112(v=office.16).aspx

Software boundaries and limits for SharePoint 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787(v=office.16).aspx

Hardware and Software Requirements
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485(v=office.16

SharePoint 2016: What is in it?
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/31020.sharepoint-2016-what-is-in-it.aspx

MinRole Services
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt667910(v=office.16).aspx

Module 2: Introduction to hybrid scenarios for SharePoint 2016

Office 365 Roadmap
http://fasttrack.microsoft.com/roadmap

Hybrid for SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj838715(v=office.16).aspx

SharePoint Server 2016 hybrid configuration roadmaps
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn197168(v=office.16).aspx

Hybrid Search Models (2013)
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Hybrid-search-in-SharePoint-1a7269ba-5aa7-481b-b608-030c58fa932e
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/sharepoint_strategery/2015/05/12/the-upcoming-cloud-ssa-and-next-generation-hybrid-search-initial-thoughts/

Cloud SSA 2016
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/spses/2015/09/15/cloud-hybrid-search-service-application/

Introducing #AzureAD Pass-Through Authentication and Seamless Single Sign-on
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/enterprisemobility/2016/12/07/introducing-azuread-pass-through-authentication-and-seamless-single-sign-on/

Extensible-hybrid-app-launcher
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/The-extensible-hybrid-app-launcher-617a7cb5-53da-4128-961a-64a840c0ab91

Transparent operations from Office 365 – Uptime
https://products.office.com/en-us/business/office-365-trust-center-operations

Module 3: Designing business continuity management strategies

Database types and descriptions in SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc678868(v=office.16).aspx

Supported high availability and disaster recovery options for SharePoint databases
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj841106(v=office.16).aspx

Operations for SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262289(v=office.16).aspx

Backup, Restore, Move, Rename, or Manage Service Application Databases
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc825329(v=office.16).aspx

Best Practice Virtualization (sp2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/library/ff621103(v=office.15).aspx

SharePoint 2016 Managing Central Administration web Application – Provisioning and Unprovisioning
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/34220.sharepoint-2016-managing-central-administration-web-application-provisioning-unprovisioning.aspx

Module 4: Planning and implementing Business Connectivity Services and Secure Store Service

Configure the Secure Store Service in SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806866(v=office.16).aspx

BCS Setup via PowerShell
http://www.sharepointdiary.com/2016/05/create-bdc-service-application-in-sharepoint-2013-2016-using-powershell.html

Module 5: Configuring productivity services for a SharePoint 2016 deployment

SharePoint Apps or Add-ins? (MSDN)
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp161507.aspx

SharePoint Add-ins (MSDN)
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp179930.aspx

Administer Access Services in SharePoint Server 2013
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee692394.aspx

Module 6: Managing solutions in Microsoft SharePoint 2016

Transform Solutions into Add-ins
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/pnp_articles/transform-farm-solutions-to-the-sharepoint-app-model

Sandbox Solutions Deprecation
https://dev.office.com/blogs/removing-code-based-sandbox-solutions-in-sharepoint-online
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/sharepointdev/2014/01/14/deprecation-of-custom-code-in-sandboxed-solutions/

Site Collection Features
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Enable-or-disable-site-collection-features-a2f2a5c2-093d-4897-8b7f-37f86d83df04

Site Features
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Activate-features-for-sites-787f3ba1-9df6-480a-ab4c-9f4525490cb9

Sandboxed Solutions – Metrics
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/ee335711.aspx

SharePoint Feature Administration and Clean Up Tool (2016 ok)
https://featureadmin.codeplex.com/

Extract a WSP Solution (SharePoint 2010)

https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/kaevans/2011/12/05/extract-a-wsp-solution-from-sharepoint-2010/

Module 7: Connecting people

MIM SP1
http://www.harbar.net/archive/2016/10/06/Microsoft-Identity-Manager-2016-Service-Pack-1-is-now-available.aspx

MIM - Microsoft Identity Manager – Right Option Chart
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt627723(v=office.16).aspx

Deploy a new Microsoft Identity Management (MIM) server
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt637055.aspx

Overview & Setup of MIM Configuration as External Identity Manager in SharePoint 2016
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/spses/2016/07/19/overview-setup-of-mim-configuration-as-external-identity-manager-in-sharepoint-2016/

SharePoint 2016 User profile Service Step by Step: Configuration of MIM 2016

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/33745.sharepoint-2016-user-profile-service-step-by-step-configuration-of-mim-2016.aspx

MIM Series Supporting SharePoint
http://thesharepointfarm.com/microsoft-identity-manager-series/

Multi Domain MIM
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/33867.mim-with-sharepoint-server-2016-user-profile-add-more-active-directory-domain-for-synchronization.aspx

AD Mappings (2013)
http://www.harbar.net/archive/2013/02/18/Default-Active-Directory-Import-User-Profile-Property-Mappings-in-SharePoint.aspx

Community Site Badge Bug
https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/06dbd868-a612-4a9c-b918-00901b65a6a4/community-site-badges-not-displaying?forum=SP2016

Customize Your Badge
http://mysharepointinsight.blogspot.co.uk/2013/04/how-to-customize-you-community-site.html

More From The Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/12/user-profile.html

More from Harbar.net
http://www.harbar.net/archive/2016/08/25/Enabling-multiple-OUs-and-avoiding-credential-touch-up-with-the.aspx

Githup Toolkit (Warning Test First!) – outdated
https://github.com/OfficeDev/PnP-Tools/tree/master/Solutions/UserProfile.MIMSync

Module 8: Planning and configuring web content management

Product Catalog (2013)
http://en.share-gate.com/blog/migrate-sharepoint-2013-what-is-product-catalog

Product Catalog Setup (2013)
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/tothesharepoint/2013/02/13/how-to-set-up-a-product-centric-website-in-sharepoint-server-2013/

Site Templates
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Using-templates-to-create-different-kinds-of-SharePoint-sites-449eccec-ff99-4cf3-b62e-dcfee37e8da4

Machine Translation (2013)
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/wbaer/2012/11/12/introduction-to-machine-translation-services-in-sharepoint-2013/

List of Agents
http://user-agents.org/

Module 9: Planning and configuring Enterprise Content Management

Record Center - Differences between a records archive and in-place records
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee424394.aspx

Site Archiving (good article on site archive options)
http://www.microsofttrends.com/2014/08/13/developing-a-site-archiving-strategy-for-sharepoint/

eDiscovery and In-place Holds (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fp161516.aspx

Search for Sensitive Content (2013 2016 O365)
https://blogs.office.com/2014/08/27/search-sensitive-content-sharepoint-onedrive-documents/

eDiscovery and DLP Query (2016)
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/mvpawardprogram/2016/01/13/data-loss-prevention-dlp-in-sharepoint-2016-and-sharepoint-online/

eDiscovery Exchange 2016 Setup
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd298021(v=exchg.160).aspx

Compliance Center (O365)
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Overview-of-document-deletion-policies-55e8d858-f278-482b-a198-2e62d6a2e6e5

Module 10: Planning and configuring business intelligence solutions

Why OOS
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/pla/2016/03/12/why-office-online-server-is-essential/

PowerPivot Add-in
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52675

Deploying SQL Server 2016 PowerPivot and Power View in a Multi-Tier SharePoint 2016 Farm (Step by Step)
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-US/library/mt674774%28SQL.130%29.aspx

SharePoint 2016 Visio Service Application, Step By Step Guide
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/35016.sharepoint-2016-visio-service-application-step-by-step-guide.aspx

SSRS Future
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/sqlrsteamblog/2016/11/17/simplifying-our-sharepoint-integration-story/

More from The Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2012/07/office-web-applications.html

Module 11: Planning and configuring productivity and collaboration

More from The Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2012/07/office-web-applications.html

Excel Service Changes
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt346112(v=office.16).aspx

Onedrive Sync
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2903984

Workflows on Sharepoint 2016 (2010 2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219638(v=office.16).aspx

Working with Web Services in SharePoint 2013 Workflows using SharePoint Designer 2013
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn567558.aspx

Infopath 2013
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/06/infopath-and-sharepoint.html

More on Workflows from thecloudengineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/06/sharepoint-workflows.html

Module 12: Upgrading and migrating to SharePoint 2016

Upgrading and Migrating

Document farm configuration settings in SharePoint 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff645391(v=office.16).aspx

Planning Worksheets for SharePoint (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262451.aspx

Update Databases to SharePoint 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc303436(v=office.16).aspx

Update Content Databases to SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299(v=office.16).aspx

Upgrade Service Applications to SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj839719(v=office.16).aspx

Moving a Site
http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/141859/how-to-export-the-site-and-import-the-another-server-in-sharepoint-2013

Test-SPSite
http://blog.fpweb.net/7-sharepoint-2013-upgrade-tools-you-cant-live-without

Checklist (SharePoint 2013)
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607663.aspx

Search First Migration
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/ashishranjan/2014/10/29/consuming-sp2013-search-on-sp2010-farm-a-step-towards-moving-to-sp2013/

ZDP - Zero Downtime Patching

ZDP - SharePoint Server 2016 – Video
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt767550(v=office.16).aspx
ZDP - SharePoint Server 2016 – Diagram with Steps
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt743024(v=office.16).aspx

ZDP in SharePoint Server 2016
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/pla/2016/03/10/zero-downtime-patching-in-sharepoint-server-2016/

ZDP with SharePoint Server 2016 Start to Finish
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/sharepoint_foxhole/2016/08/04/zero-downtime-patching-with-sharepoint-server-2016-start-to-finish/

PSConfig
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/stefan_gossner/2015/09/09/why-we-recommend-require-to-run-the-configuration-wizard-also-for-security-fixes/

NOTE MinRole is not required as per video, reboot after binaries or patch install

Appendix

Posters - Technical diagrams for SharePoint (2013 2016)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263199.aspx

Feature Pack 1 – New Shared MinRoles
https://blogs.office.com/2016/09/26/announcing-feature-pack-1-for-sharepoint-server-2016-cloud-born-and-future-proof/

Check Patch Level
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/stefan_gossner/2016/08/23/sharepoint-does-not-have-a-build-version-full-stop/

Track Changes in Word 2016
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Track-changes-in-Word-197ba630-0f5f-4a8e-9a77-3712475e806a?CorrelationId=b022e585-819d-4a05-9218-0fad8f1cd092&ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US

Manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219613(v=office.16).aspx

Troubleshooting Tools for SharePoint
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/09/sharepoint-troubleshooting-tools.html

Monday, February 20, 2017

20339-1A: Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016

Course Details

Course 20339-1: Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/course.aspx?cid=20339-1

About this course

This five-day course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to plan and administer a Microsoft SharePoint 2016 environment. The course teaches you how to deploy, administer, and troubleshoot your SharePoint environment. This course also provides guidelines, best practices, and considerations that help you optimize your SharePoint deployment.

This is the first in a sequence of two courses for IT professionals and is aligned with the SharePoint 2016 IT Pro certification.

Audience profile

The course is targeted at experienced IT professionals who are interested in learning how to install, configure, deploy, and manage SharePoint 2016 installations either in a data center or in the cloud.

Students typically have more than one year of hands-on experience* with planning and maintaining SharePoint and two years’ experience with other core technologies on which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2012 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server 2014 or later, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), and networking infrastructure services.

The minimally qualified candidate typically:

  • Is an IT professional who plans, implements, and maintains a multi-server deployment of SharePoint 2016.

  • Has a working knowledge of, and preferably hands-on experience, with SharePoint Online.

  • Has broad familiarity with SharePoint workloads.

  • Has experience with business continuity management, including data backup, restoration, and high availability.

  • Has experience with authentication and security technologies.

  • Has experience with Windows PowerShell.


Suggested Classes

More from the Cloud Engineer - SharePoint Classes
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2012/07/course-list.html

SharePoint
20339-1 (5 Day) Planning and Administering SharePoint 2016
20339-2 (5 Day) Advanced Technologies of SharePoint 2016
55194 (5 Day) SharePoint 2016 Site Collection and Site Administration
55198 (2 Day) Content Management for SharePoint 2016
SharePoint Legacy
55033 (5 Days) Site / Site collection Admin
50547 – SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and Site Administration
MCSA: Windows Server 2012

20410 – Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
20411 – Administering Windows Server 2012
20412 – Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
MCSA: SQL Server
10774 – Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012
10775 – Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases
10777 – Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
PowerShell
10961 – Automating Administration with PowerShell 3.0 / 4.0
10325 – Automating Administration with PowerShell 2.0

Certification

image

SharePoint MCSE
https://www.microsoft.com/learning/en-us/mcse-sharepoint-certification.aspx
MCSE SharePoint 2013 – Certification Information
http://randelhall.blogspot.com/2013/06/sharepoint-mcse.html
MCSE SharePoint 2016 – Certification Information
http://randelhall.blogspot.com/2016/06/sharepoint-2016-mcse.html

PowerShell

Index of Windows PowerShell cmdlets for SharePoint 2016
https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/office/SharePoint-2016-Powershell-c7f8814f

Module 1 “Introducing SharePoint 2016"

Explore SharePoint Server 2016 (New,Deprecated,Removed)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc261970(v=office.16)

SharePoint 2016 - New Features
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt346121(v=office.16).aspx

SharePoint 2016 – Deprecated or Removed
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt346112(v=office.16).aspx

Office Online Server
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219456(v=office.16).aspx

Browser Support List
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263526(v=office.16).aspx

More from the Cloud Engineer - Versions
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/03/sharepoint-features-comparison.html

Module 2, “Designing an Information Architecture"

Software boundaries and limits for SharePoint 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787(v=office.16).aspx
Technical Diagrams – Posters
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263199.aspx
More from the Cloud Engineer
Web Application vs Site Collection vs Site
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/11/web-application-vs-site-collection-vs.html
Compare Versions
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/03/sharepoint-features-comparison.html
Special Characters
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/What-s-new-in-SharePoint-Server-2016-089369b5-c3d4-4551-8bed-22b2548abd3b

Module 3 “Designing a Logical Architecture"


More from the Cloud Engineer
Web Application vs Site Collection vs Site
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/11/web-application-vs-site-collection-vs.html

Module 4 “Designing a Physical Architecture"

Hardware and software requirements for SharePoint Server 2016

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485(v=office.16)
Hardware (MSDN)
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485(v=office.16).aspx
Virtualization (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607968(v=office.15).aspx
Best Practice Hyper-V (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff621103.aspx
Technical Diagrams – Posters
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263199.aspx

Module 5 “Installing and Configuring SharePoint Server 2016"

Offical - Install and configure SharePoint Server 2016 Guide
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262957(v=office.16).aspx

Why Use OOS
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/pla/2016/03/12/why-office-online-server-is-essential/
OOS – OWA Replacement
https://blogs.office.com/2016/05/04/office-online-server-now-available/
OOS Installation
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219455(v=office.16).aspx

OOS  Office Online Server version compatibility list
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219456(v=office.16).aspx

Office Online Server and SharePoint Server 2016 (https)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt346470(v=office.16).aspx

Reset Farm PassPhrase
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607568.aspx

SQL Client Alias - cliconfig
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/sowmyancs/2012/08/06/install-configure-sharepoint-2013-with-sql-client-alias/

Module 6 “Creating Web Applications and Site Collections"

Create Web Application (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc261875(v=office.15).aspx

Comparison of host-named site collections and path-based site collections (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc424952.aspx

Document farm configuration settings in SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff645391(v=office.16).aspx

Unhide Blank Site Template
https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/fe0bcb0b-e7d7-4271-8f7f-d13920f178e7/how-to-create-blank-site-collection-in-sharepoint-2016?forum=sharepointadminlegacy
http://www.sharepointpals.com/post/How-to-Create-a-Blank-Site-Collection-and-a-Blank-Sub-Site-on-SharePoint-2013

Guide to Host Named Site Collection (2013)
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/russmax/2013/10/31/guide-to-sharepoint-2013-host-name-site-collections/

Renaming Web Application (2010)
http://www.sharepointdiary.com/2013/07/how-to-change-sharepoint-web-application-name-and-url.html

More from The Cloud Engineer
Web app vs site collection vs site
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/11/web-application-vs-site-collection-vs.html
Site Collection Owner vs Site Collection Administrator
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2015/04/site-collection-administrators.html
Web Template List
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2012/09/site-templates.html

Module 7 “Planning and Configuring Service Applications"


More from The Cloud Engineer
SharePoint Versions
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/02/versions.html


Module 8 “Managing users and permissions, and securing content"

Understanding Permission Levels in SharePoint
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Understanding-permission-levels-in-SharePoint-87ecbb0e-6550-491a-8826-c075e4859848

Update – Refresh AD User Group Membership
http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/14649/why-are-user-permissions-set-in-ad-not-updated-immediately-to-sharepoint
https://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/86169-sharepoint-2013-permissions-controlled-by-ad-security-group-will-not-update

Nested AD Groups
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc261972.aspx

TDE on Content Databases
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/rycampbe/2013/10/14/securing-sharepoint-harden-sql-server-in-sharepoint-environments/

More from the Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/11/auditing-in-sharepoint.html

Module 9 “Configuring Authentication for SharePoint 2016"

Exchange
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee704552(v=office.16).aspx

Server to Server (Oauth)
https://technet.microsoft.com/nl-nl/library/jj219546(v=office.16).aspx

ADFS – Upgrade 2.1 or 3.0 (Note 2.1 use proxy 3.0 uses webapplication proxy)
https://goodworkaround.com/2013/9/20/howto---adfs-on-windows-server-2012-r2-with-office-365/

SharePoint Authentication and Session Management (2013)
http://blog.robgarrett.com/2013/05/06/sharepoint-authentication-and-session-management/

More from The Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/10/sharepoint-authentication.html

Module 10 “Securing a SharePoint 2016 Deployment"

Anti-Virus
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/952167

More from The Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2013/02/sharepoint-security.html

Module 11 “Managing Taxonomy"

Column – How to Add
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint-server-help/create-change-or-delete-a-column-in-a-list-or-library-HA102771913.aspx
Column Types
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Site-column-types-and-options-0d8ddb7b-7dc7-414d-a283-ee9dca891df7?CorrelationId=116cd688-8ffe-42fc-ae51-573a52b48dfe&ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US&ocmsassetID=HA010302196
Custom File Retention Schedule
https://www.itunity.com/article/custom-sharepoint-retention-policy-work-2726

Site Collection Features
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Enable-or-disable-site-collection-features-a2f2a5c2-093d-4897-8b7f-37f86d83df04

Site Features
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Activate-features-for-sites-787f3ba1-9df6-480a-ab4c-9f4525490cb9

More from The Cloud Engineer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/10/managed-metadata-service_04.html

Module 12 “Configuring User Profiles"

LDAP Search Filters
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa746475(v=vs.85).aspx
LDAP Search Filter Examples
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/5392.active-directory-ldap-syntax-filters.aspx
LDAP Query Basics
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa996205(v=exchg.65).aspx

AD Import Setup (2013)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219646.aspx
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/meacoex/2013/08/04/step-by-step-active-directory-import-for-sharepoint-2013/

AD Mappings
http://www.harbar.net/archive/2013/02/18/Default-Active-Directory-Import-User-Profile-Property-Mappings-in-SharePoint.aspx

Monitor AD Import Using ULS
http://www.harbar.net/archive/2012/07/23/sp13adi.aspx
Monitor AD Import Using PowerShell – Dev Only
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/bettertogether/2014/08/04/monitoring-active-directory-import-for-sharepoint-2013-user-profiles/

Audience (2010 Latest Found)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263065(v=office.14).aspx
Audience (2016)
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Target-content-to-specific-audiences-33d84cb6-14ed-4e53-a426-74c38ea32293

USPA My Site SharePoint Personal Site instantiation queues (2013)
http://www.wictorwilen.se/sharepoint-2013-personal-site-instantiation-queues-and-bad-throughput

Module 13 “Configuring Enterprise Search"

KQL
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ee558911.aspx

Search Planning
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263400(v=office.16).aspx

Scale search for Internet Sites in SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn342836(v=office.16).aspx

Reasons for a Full Crawl (2013 Latest)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/4356bad9-de1d-4e81-b049-17248b4a86c1#Plan_full_crawl

Promoted Search Results (2013 Latest)
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/34049.sharepoint-2013-promoted-search-results.aspx

New Visual Best Bets (2013 Latest)
https://talesfromitside.wordpress.com/2013/03/25/sharepoint-2013-and-the-new-visual-best-bets/

Module 14 “Monitoring and Maintaining a SharePoint 2016 Environment"

Configure diagnostic logging in SharePoint (2016)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee748656(v=office.16).aspx
View data in the logging database in SharePoint (2016)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj715694(v=office.16).aspx
Health Monitoring (2016)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee681489(v=office.16).aspx

Manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server 2016
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219613(v=office.16).aspx

More from The Cloud Engineer
PAL
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2012/05/pal.html
TroubleShooting Tools – Fiddler WireShark ULSViewer
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/09/sharepoint-troubleshooting-tools.html

Appendix

PowerShell for SharePoint

Use Windows PowerShell to administer SharePoint 2016
https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/office/SharePoint-2016-Powershell-c7f8814f

Index of Windows PowerShell cmdlets for SharePoint 2013
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff678226.aspx
Use Windows PowerShell to administer SharePoint 2013
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806878.aspx
Command Builder SharePoint 2013
http://www.microsoft.com/resources/TechNet/en-us/Office/media/WindowsPowerShell/WindowsPowerShellCommandBuilder.html


More Info

Office Visio Stencil
https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/download/details.aspx?id=35772
SQL Server 2016 Dev Edition
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/cloud-platform/sql-server-editions-developers

Group Managed Service Accounts

Do NOT use Group Managed Service Accounts in SharePoint
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/14500.sharepoint-2013-service-accounts.aspx
gMSA
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/askpfeplat/2012/12/16/windows-server-2012-group-managed-service-accounts/

Monday, February 13, 2017

10982B Supporting and Troubleshooting Windows 10

About this course

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/course.aspx?cid=10982

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to support and troubleshoot Windows 10 PCs and devices in a Windows Server domain environment. These skills include understanding of Windows 10 features, how they can be used in an Active Directory environment and how to troubleshoot them.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Networking fundamentals, including Transmission Control Protocol /Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), User Datagram Protocol (UDP), and Domain Name System (DNS).

  • Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles.

  • Understanding of the Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) components.

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 fundamentals.

  • Microsoft Windows Client essentials; for example, experience with Windows 10 or knowledge from the courses 20697-1 and 20697-2.

Certification

More from Microsoft and Tech Bytes
MCSE Windows
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/windows-certification.aspx

MCSA Windows 10
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/mcsa-windows-10-certifications.aspx

News -  Information from Born to Learn on next exam to complete MCSA
https://borntolearn.mslearn.net/b/weblog/archive/2015/12/07/certification-update-mcsa-windows-10-released

Windows 10 Courses

MCSE Windows 10 Courses
20697-1B: Installing and Configuring Windows 10
20697-2B: Deploying and Managing Windows 10 Using Enterprise Services
20695C: Deploying Windows Desktops and Enterprise Applications
20696C: Administering System Center Configuration Manager and Intune

Additional Windows 10 Courses
20694 Virtualizing Enterprise Desktops and Apps

PowerShell

PowerShell
10961 – Automating Administration with PowerShell 3.0
10325 – Automating Administration with PowerShell 2.0

PowerShell 101 Online
https://msdn.microsoft.com/powershell
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/heyscriptingguy/2015/06/11/table-of-basic-powershell-commands/

PowerSHell Keyboard Shortcuts

https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/scripting/core-powershell/ise/keyboard-shortcuts-for-the-windows-powershell-ise

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff678293.aspx

Course Outline

Module 1: Implementing a Troubleshooting Methodology
Windows Editions – Business
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/WindowsForBusiness/Compare
Windows Editions – Home vs Pro
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/windows-10-editions
Windows Requirements and Upgrade Specifications
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/Windows-10-specifications

Sysinternals
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb545021.aspx

Hello – Biometric Sign-in
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17215/windows-10-what-is-hello
Hello for Business https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/keep-secure/manage-identity-verification-using-microsoft-passport

Win 10 Keyboard Shortcuts
http://www.winbeta.org/news/heres-full-list-keyboard-shortcuts-windows-10

Module 2: Troubleshooting Startup Issues
Windows RE - Windows Recovery Environment
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/commercialize/manufacture/desktop/windows-recovery-environment--windows-re--technical-reference
Boot Menu
http://www.howtogeek.com/126016/three-ways-to-access-the-windows-8-boot-options-menu/
http://www.digitalcitizen.life/4-ways-boot-safe-mode-windows-10
BootRec
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/927392/use-bootrec.exe-in-the-windows-re-to-troubleshoot-startup-issues

Module 3: Troubleshooting Hardware and Device Drivers


USB Device Tree Viewer V3.0.3
http://www.uwe-sieber.de/usbtreeview_e.html

Microsoft Update Catalog
https://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com/Home.aspx

Module 4: Troubleshooting Remote Computers

Remote Desktop
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17463/windows-7-connect-to-another-computer-remote-desktop-connection
Remote Assistance
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=50042

WinRM
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa384372(v=vs.85).aspx

Module 5: Resolving Issues with Network Connectivity Issues

Common IP Troubleshooting Commands via PowerShell
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/josebda/2015/04/18/windows-powershell-equivalents-for-common-networking-commands-ipconfig-ping-nslookup/

IE Dev F12
https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/platform/documentation/f12-devtools-guide/

Six Ways To Change Network Location
http://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6815-network-location-set-private-public-windows-10-a.html

IEEE
https://standards.ieee.org/develop/regauth/manid/index.html

IPv6 for the Windows

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/askpfeplat/2013/06/23/ipv6-for-the-windows-administrator-ipv6-fundamentals/

Module 6: Troubleshooting Group Policy

GPO Search
http://gpsearch.azurewebsites.net/
GPO SpreadSheet
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=25250

WinRM via GPO
https://michaelkindred.wordpress.com/2012/03/28/configuring-winrm-using-gpo/
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/wmi/2009/03/17/three-ways-to-configure-winrm-listeners/
http://www.grouppolicy.biz/2014/05/enable-winrm-via-group-policy/

How to create and manage the Central Store for Group Policy Administrative Templates in Windows
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3087759

Server 2012 – Import Windows 10 ADMX GPO
http://www.alexandreviot.net/2015/10/21/server-2012-import-windows-10-admx-gpo/
Group Policy ADMX Syntax Reference Guide
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753471(v=ws.10).aspx

Popular GPOs

Change Driver Installation Security for Printers Deployed
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc725938(v=ws.11).aspx


Module 7: Troubleshooting User Settings

Accessibility in Windows 10
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Accessibility/windows
https://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windows10/
Application Remoting and the Cloud – Future of UE-V and RemoteApp

https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/enterprisemobility/2016/08/12/application-remoting-and-the-cloud/

RSAT – WIndow Server Tools
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=45520

How to Fix a Corrup User Profile in Win 10
http://www.techbout.com/fix-corrupt-user-profile-windows-10-9139/


Module 8: Troubleshooting Remote Connectivity

Add Users to Local Administrator Group
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/heyscriptingguy/2010/08/19/use-powershell-to-add-domain-users-to-a-local-group/

Get-LocalAdmin - Gallery Script Testing Good
https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/Add-AD-UserGroup-to-Local-fe5e9239


Deploying DirectAccess
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn464273(v=ws.11).aspx

Claims
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff423674.aspx
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831747(v=ws.11).aspx

Module 9: Troubleshooting Resource Access Within a Domain

Print Management
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731857(v=ws.11).aspx

Windows 10 Dynamic Access Control Overview
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/keep-secure/dynamic-access-control
Enable Claims Support in Windows Server 2012 Active Directory
http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/enable-claims-support-windows-server-2012-active-directory
Use Active Directory Claims for Windows Server 2012 File Service Access Control
http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/use-active-directory-claims-windows-server-2012-file-service-access-control

Module 10: Troubleshooting Resource Access for Non-Domain Clients

Work Folders
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn265974(v=ws.11).aspx

Work Folder PowerShell (Change Sync Settings)
https://technet.microsoft.com/itpro/powershell/windows/sync-share/index


Work Folders compared to other sync technologies
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn265974(v=ws.11).aspx

Work Folders vs. One Drive
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/filecab/2015/12/15/work-folders-and-onedrive-for-business/

OneDrive
https://onedrive.live.com/about/en-us/business/

One Drive Character Limit
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3125202


Module 11: Troubleshooting Applications

Office 365
https://products.office.com/en-US/business/office-365-roadmap

ACT - Application Compatibility Toolkit
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/plan/compatibility-administrator-users-guide

WADK - Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit
https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/windows-assessment-deployment-kit

IE Enterprise Mode
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/internet-explorer/ie11-deploy-guide/what-is-enterprise-mode

Stay up to date with Enterprise Mode for Internet Explorer 11
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/ie/2014/04/02/stay-up-to-date-with-enterprise-mode-for-internet-explorer-11/

Edge Tools (IE too)
https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/tools/


Group Policy ADMX Syntax Reference Guide
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc753471(v=ws.10).aspx

Ole Calc
http://winaero.com/blog/get-calculator-from-windows-8-and-windows-7-in-windows-10

Cortana in the EnterPrise
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/manage/manage-cortana-in-enterprise

MSIEXEC in Safe Mode
https://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/windows-installer-safe-mode

Edge Developer Site
https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/

Module 12: Maintaining Windows 10

PAL
http://pal.codeplex.com/

Windows 10 update history

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/12387/windows-10-update-history

Windows 10 Anniversary Update – Aug 2016
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsitpro/2016/08/02/whats-new-for-it-pros-in-the-windows-10-anniversary-update/

Group Policies – Only Windows 10 Enterprise and Education Editions
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/manage/group-policies-for-enterprise-and-education-editions

Diskspd Utility: A Robust Storage Testing Tool (Replaces SQLIO)
http://aka.ms/diskspd

Module 13: Recovering Data and Operating System

Restore Points
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa378910(v=vs.85).aspx
Auto Create Restore Points
https://techjourney.net/force-automatic-system-restore-points-creation-change-trigger-schedule/

File History Explained (Technet Windows 8)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/dn448546.aspx

Windows 10 hardware development overview
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/dn859155.aspx

Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer (TechNet Article)
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/deploy/windows-deployment-scenarios-and-tools

Download Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer (MSDN)
https://msdn.microsoft.com/library/windows/hardware/dn916113(v=vs.85).aspx

WADK (previously WAIK)
NEW
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/dn913721.aspx
OLD
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/5443.windows-automated-installation-kit-aik.aspx
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc749528(v=ws.10).aspx
Compare
http://www.macrium.com/help/v5/Advanced_Topics/The_Windows_ADK_AIK.htm

USB Bootable Tool
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10/

How to Create a Bootable USB Stick or a Bootable DVD for Windows 10
(Home, Pro or enterprise)
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/ptsblog/2015/08/19/how-to-create-a-bootable-usb-stick-or-a-bootable-dvd-for-windows-10/

USB EnterPrise Bootable Tool – IDC
https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/windows-assessment-deployment-kit

Appendix

Debugging Tools


https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/hardware/ff543998(v=vs.85).aspx

Surface as a Service

https://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msusa/html/pbpage.TaaS

 

Articles

Update History
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/12387/windows-10-update-history

Release History
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/release-info.aspx

What’s New in
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/whats-new/whats-new-windows-10-version-1507-and-1511

Help: I Got Hacked. Now What Do I Do? Part I/II
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc700813.aspx
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc512595.aspx

Manage OS to Microsoft Services in Windows 10
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/itpro/windows/manage/manage-connections-from-windows-operating-system-components-to-microsoft-services

Free Books

Windows 10 and more
http://thecloudengineer.blogspot.com/2011/12/sharepointbooks.html

Free ebook: Windows 10 IT Pro Essentials Support Secrets
https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/microsoft_press/2016/07/14/free-ebook-windows-10-it-pro-essentials-support-secrets/

More Tools

Utility Page (USBView)
http://www.ftdichip.com/Support/Utilities.htm#MicrosoftUSBView

Windows performance recorder
Download the Windows ADK for Windows 10

Windows PE
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/commercialize/manufacture/desktop/winpe-create-usb-bootable-drive

This App Can’t Open Error Fix
http://windowsclan.com/fix-this-app-cant-open-error-in-windows-10/

Storage Spaces
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/12438/windows-10-storage-spaces

Videos

Mark Russinovich - Windows Troubleshooting
https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos/3155
Sami Laiho – Windows Internals
https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos/15849
Sami Laiho – Windows Secure Kernel
https://myignite.microsoft.com/videos/36925