Microsoft Windows XP - Supporting Application Users

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In this course, students learn to support users running applications on Microsoft Windows XP operating systems. They learn about Desktop Support Technician duties, and resolve a variety of issues having to do with supporting and configuring applications.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: -
  • examine how to use troubleshooting guidelines and tools to support users running applications on Windows desktops.
  • examine the application installation process and basic application troubleshooting techniques.
  • support Microsoft Internet Explorer.
  • support Outlook Express.
  • support Microsoft Office.
  • support Microsoft Outlook.


This course is intended for people who have little or no job experience in the IT industry. Students should have experience working with Windows desktop operating systems and should be A+ certified, or have equivalent knowledge. This course is also intended for people currently working in the Tier 1 job role, and who wish to obtain their MCDST credential. It is likely these students will have the skills covered in this course, but lack the formal education required to pass the exams.


Introduction to Desktop Application Support

  • Overview of Desktop Application Support
  • Overview of the Windows System Architecture
  • Overview of Application Installation

Introduction to Troubleshooting Applications

  • Troubleshooting MS-DOS-Based and Win16 Applications
  • Troubleshooting Win32 Applications
  • Troubleshooting Application Compatibility Issues
  • Troubleshooting Security Issues Related to Applications

Supporting Microsoft Internet Explorer

  • Configuring General Settings
  • Configuring Security and Privacy Settings
  • Configuring Content Settings
  • Configuring Connectivity Settings
  • Configuring Program and Advanced Settings
  • Customizing Internet Explorer

Supporting Outlook Express

  • Configuring Outlook Express for Email
  • Managing Outlook Express Data
  • Configuring Outlook Express for Newsgroups

Supporting Microsoft Office

  • Introduction to Supporting Microsoft Office
  • Supporting Office Installation
  • Managing Office Security and Recoverability
  • Managing Office Language Features

Supporting Microsoft Outlook

  • Configuring Outlook for Internet Email
  • Configuring Outlook for Exchange
  • Managing Outlook Data
  • Troubleshooting Outlook

Training provider

Teaching mode:
Online - Self paced
Classroom - Instructor Led
Duration: 2 days
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