Course 40336-A: First Look Clinic: Windows 10 for IT Professionals

This Microsoft First Look Clinic introduces IT Professionals to the new features and capabilities of Windows 10, using the Enterprise Edition of Windows 10. It also covers the key Windows 10 ecosystems of Identity Management, cloud services like Azure Active Directory (AAD), deployment/management tools, and the new User Interface. No topic is covered in depth, but students will finish the clinic with an understanding of the new features and capabilities of Windows 10 and related services and administration tools.

Audience profile

This clinic is intended for IT professionals who are interested in learning about the new features and functionality in Windows 10. In general, adopters of new technology or people looking to gain early insight into functionality of Windows 10 and related cloud services and tools will benefit from attending this First Look Clinic. People who are key technical influencers and technology decision-makers in an IT organization also may attend this clinic, as they can benefit from gaining early insight into some of the latest features and technologies that Windows 10 includes.

Job role: Developer

Skills gained

  • List and explain the new features of Windows 10.
  • Understand those features that are available now and in what version.
  • Use and customize the new user interface in Windows 10

Course outline

Module 1: Introduction to Windows 10

Windows 10 is the latest version of the Windows client operating system. It includes the same core functionality as Windows 8.1, as well as several important enhancements and functionality improvements that impact the enterprise environment, especially around security. The Windows 10 design meets a wide range of computing needs, and enable users to perform tasks efficiently. This module introduces you to the key new features of Windows 10.


  • New Features of Windows 10
  • Windows 10 Features not Available with the Initial Release
  • Exploring the new User I...