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Windows 11 for Enterprise Administrators - Second Edition

By : Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes, Steve Miles, Thomas Lee, Richard Diver
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Windows 11 for Enterprise Administrators - Second Edition

By: Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes, Steve Miles, Thomas Lee, Richard Diver

Overview of this book

Windows 11 comes with a plethora of new security measures, customizability, and accessibility features that can help your organization run more smoothly. But, without a proper introduction to this new version of Windows, it’s easy to miss the most important improvements, along with configuration options that will make migrating to Windows 11 frictionless. Windows 11 for Enterprise Administrators helps you understand the installation process, configuration methods, deployment scenarios, and management strategies. You’ll delve into configuring Remote Server Administration Tools for remote Windows Server and Azure Active Directory management. This edition emphasizes PowerShell's role in automating administrative tasks, and its importance in Windows 11 and Windows Server management. It also provides comprehensive insights into Windows 11 updates, including Version 21H2 and 22H2, contrasting them with Windows 10, ensuring your knowledge stays current with the latest enhancements in the Windows ecosystem. By the end of this book, you'll be well-equipped with Windows 11's vital technologies and potentials, enabling you to adeptly oversee and implement these attributes within your company.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)
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Chapter 9: Advanced Configurations

Windows 11 21H2 and 22H2 Changes (versus Windows 10)

In this chapter, we want to give an overview of the numerous changes in the first two Windows 11 versions compared to the previous Windows 10 versions. Unfortunately, Windows 11 is often only reduced to the modified Start menu. Also, the OS itself also disguises itself as Windows 10 in many places. However, this is for compatibility reasons, as already explained in Chapter 1, Windows 11 – Installation and Upgrading. We do not want to limit ourselves to the obvious changes in the UI. Since some features are still being backported from Windows 11 to Windows 10 or are still being added through Moments in Windows 11, this is sometimes a bit of a moving target. This chapter is a good start to familiarize yourself with the new features that enhance the user experience and allow you to work more efficiently with Windows 11. It also gives you an overview of the new security features you should definitely take a look at.

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