Computer Operating Systems
Urban Voice -- Instructor: Lenny Bailes
Day 47 Agenda
1. Hand back/review Ch. 12 (W98) takehome tests.
2. Ch. 13-14 Team Contest
3. Discuss Ch. 15 (Win XP) concepts
a) Differences between Win XP Home, Win XP Pro and older Windows
operating systems (fill-ins from Day 46 agenda.
b) Windows XP pre-installation procedures
minimum and recommended hardware requirements
hardware compatibility list
You can check your computer's software and hardware by running the Compatibility
Checker from the CD Install menu or enter ____________________________ at the
c) Upgrade or Clean Install
Which Microsoft OSes can be upgraded to Win XP? ____________________________
Which Microsoft OSes can be upgraded completely to XP
(with all registry settings copied)? __________________________
d) Windows XP installation demo
3. Lab Work
1.Perform Clean install of Windows XP
2. Work on new Windows XP lab exercises
Complete Ch. 13_14 Take Home Test for Tuesday.
Work on research projects.
Review A+ in Depth, Chapter 15, Installing and Using Windows XP Professional
Read Chapter Summary on p. 679-680 and answer review questions 1-11 on p. 681-682.
Begin reading A+ in Depth, Chapter 15. If you have Windows XP installed at home,
try working through any lab exercises that you don't finish in class.
Continue working with A+ practice tests.