MD-100: MCSA Windows 10 Certification Exam, Windows 10 Certification Training


MD-100 Course, Training and Certification: Overview

Our Windows 10 certification training program is aligned with Microsoft Exam MD-100, which is part of Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate (MDAA) program.

It’s available through online and onsite classroom. The technology training helps you develop skills as follows – deploying Windows; configuring, securing, managing, monitoring and securing devices and client applications; configuring connectivity; and maintaining Windows in an enterprise environment. You also learn to manage identity, access, policies, updates, and apps.

IMPORTANT: MD-100 replaced MCSA Windows 10 Certification (Exam 70-698 and 70-697) retired on March 31, 2019. Existing MCSA: Windows 10 certification remains valid until Windows 10 reaches end-of-life.

However, to keep pace with the new requirements as per the cloud-based Microsoft 365 products and services, you should upgrade your skills.  If you have passed the 70-968 Exam on the MCSA track, move to the Microsoft 365 Certified Modern Desktop Administrator Associate (MDAA) Certification and stay relevant to the current IT support requirements. For MCSA Certificate holder, it has been fast tracked. Instead of MD-100, you go for MD-101 Exam.

Enterprises running their operations on Windows 10 invest in skills and experience that you can get through our windows 10 certification training. The training also helps you prepare for your Microsoft Certification exam MD-100.

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, network and computer systems administrator earn $83,510 per year or $40.15 per hour.

What’s Covered in MD-100 (Modern Desktop window 10)

Questions in the Microsoft Certification exam are divided as follows:

  1. Deploy Windows (15-20%)
  2. Manage devices and data (35-40%)
  3. Configure connectivity (15-20%)
  4. Maintain Windows (25-30%)

Who Should Take Windows 10 Modern Desktop Training?

Computer Systems Administrators

Windows 10 Modern Desktop Training helps an IT administrator with the following responsibilities in the real-world.

  1. Determine an organization’s system needs and install network hardware and software
  2. Make needed upgrades and repairs to networks and ensure that systems are operating correctly
  3. Maintain network and computer system security
  4. Evaluate and optimize network or system performance
  5. Add users to a network, and assign and update security permissions on the network
  6. Train users in the proper use of hardware and software
  7. Interpret and solve problems when a user or an automated monitoring system alerts them that a problem exists

Business Owners

Windows 10 certification training helps business owners to perform all the tasks or get them done as per their organizational needs under their supervision.

IT Students

Students pursuing a diploma or bachelor degree in computer or information science enroll in our Windows 10 certification training program to enhance their skills and knowledge required in managing the Windows 10 based IT environment. The investment increases their employability.

Prerequisites for Windows 10 Modern Desktop Certification

Basic understanding of computer networks and hardware concepts. Basic understanding of OS and application concepts. Experience using the Windows OS.

Full Description



Module 1: Installing Windows

  •  Introducing Windows 10
  • Installation Options
  •  Requirements for Windows Features
  • Installation Process and Media
  • Upgrading to Windows 10
  • Lab: Installing Windows 10


Module 2: Updating Windows

  • Windows Servicing Model
  • Updating Windows
  •  Applying Applications and Windows Updates
  •  Lab: Updating Windows 10


Module 3: Post-installation Configuration and Personalization

  • Customize the Windows 10 UI.
  • Configure device-specific settings such as power plans and mobile device options.
  • Use the Windows control panel and setting the app to configure settings.
  • Describe using Windows PowerShell.
  • Lab: Configuring Windows 10




Module 1: Configuring Peripherals and Drivers

  • Managing Devices and Drivers
  • Managing Printers


Module 2:  Configuring Networking

  • Configure IP Network Connectivity
  • Implement Name Resolution
  • Implement Wireless Network Connectivity
  • Remote Access Overview
  • Remote Management


Module 3: Configuring Storage

  • Overview of storage options
  • Using OneDrive
  • Managing Disks, Partitions, and Volumes
  • Maintaining Disks and Volumes
  • Managing Storage Spaces
  •  Lab: Practice Lab: Managing Storage


Module 4:  Managing Apps in Windows 10

  • Providing Apps to Users
  • Managing Universal Windows Apps
  • The Windows Store
  • Web browsers in Windows 10




Module 1:  Configuring Authorization & Authentication

  • Using Security Settings to Mitigate Threats
  • Configuring User Account Control
  • Implementing Device Registration
  •  Authentication


Module 2: Configuring Data Access and Usage

  • Overview of File Systems
  • Configuring and Managing File Access
  • Configuring and Managing Shared Folders
  • Managing Security with Policies
  • Lab: Configuring and Managing Permissions and Shares


Module 3: Configuring Advanced Management Tools

  • Configuring Tenant Roles
  • Managing Tenant Health and Services
  • Lab: Practice Lab: Managing Network Security




Module 1:  Supporting the Windows 10 Environment

  • Troubleshooting Windows
  • Troubleshooting Tools
  • Lab: Practice Lab: Monitoring Windows 10


Module 2: Troubleshooting the Windows OS

  •  Troubleshooting Windows Startup
  • Troubleshooting Operating System Service Issues
  • Troubleshooting Sign-In Issues


Module3:  Troubleshooting Files & Applications

  • File Recovery in Windows 10
  • Application Troubleshooting
  • Lab: Troubleshooting Desktop Apps


Module 4:  Troubleshooting Hardware and Drivers

  • Troubleshooting Device Driver Failures
  • Overview of Hardware Troubleshooting
  • Troubleshooting Physical Failures
  • Lab: Troubleshooting Device Driver Issues

Fees & Schedule

Delivery Mode Course Duration Fees
Live Virtual Training 5 Days Ask for Quote
Onsite Classroom Training 5 Days Ask for Quote
Customized Training 5 Days Ask for Quote


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