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Ch 3: File & Share Access in Windows Server 2016

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If you're having trouble understanding share access, file and print services for Windows Server, take a look at this engaging and professionally written chapter. We've provided short lessons and self-assessment quizzes here that you can review 24/7 on your computer or mobile device.

File, Share Access & Print Services - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll find lessons on print services, file and share access for Windows Server you can study at any time. Topics covered here include files and directories in operating systems, creating Windows Server 2016 folder shares and establishing NTFS permissions. Work through these lessons at your own pace and feel free to go back as much as needed for complete comprehension. If you're getting ready for a test, the lesson quizzes and chapter test can assist you in seeing how you might do on exam day. Once this chapter is completed, you should be ready to complete these goals:

  • Detail the organization and characteristics of files and directories in operating systems
  • Outline the responsibilities of a file manager in operating systems
  • Explain network discovery and offline files in creating Windows Server 2016 folder shares
  • Assign permissions to folders and files in Windows Server 2016
  • Establish and configure NTFS permissions
  • Discuss volume shadow copy, work folders and NTFS quotas
  • Identify print architecture, network printing and deployment for Windows Server 2016
  • Describe the steps and features to share and manage printers
  • Use and install print and document services role in Windows Server 2016
  • Explain server manager for remote management

5 Lessons in Chapter 3: File & Share Access in Windows Server 2016
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Files & Directories in Operating Systems: Structure, Organization & Characteristics

1. Files & Directories in Operating Systems: Structure, Organization & Characteristics

We use computers on a daily basis to conduct our professional or personal work. In this lesson, we will examine how files are stored on the computer and how we can create, change, and delete files as well as the technical attributes of our files.

Responsibilities of a File Manager in Operating Systems

2. Responsibilities of a File Manager in Operating Systems

Ever wondered what a file manager does on a computer? In this lesson, we learn the management and responsibilities of the file manager in an operating system.

Creating Windows Server 2016 Shares: Network Discovery & Offline Files

3. Creating Windows Server 2016 Shares: Network Discovery & Offline Files

In this lesson, you will learn the initial steps for configuring folder shares in Windows Server 2016. You will also learn about advanced sharing, network discovery, and offline file settings.

Windows Server 2016: Assigning Permissions to Folders & Files

4. Windows Server 2016: Assigning Permissions to Folders & Files

Windows Server 2016 has permissions at 'Share' level and 'NTFS' or file system level. By using both techniques, we can guarantee strong security in the company. This lesson will explain the permissions of architecture and their assigning methods.

Establishing & Configuring NTFS Permissions in Windows Server 2016

5. Establishing & Configuring NTFS Permissions in Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2016 NTFS permissions at a file system level. This allows security to be applied at a granular level. This lesson will explain the permissions architecture and methods.

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