Windows Software Compatibility and Hardware Troubleshooting
Apress | Computer Science | September 16, 2015 | ISBN-10: 148421062X | 150 pages | pdf | 4.5 mb
by MVP Mike Halsey (Author, Editor), MVP Andrew Bettany (Author)A brief book for IT Pros to help them maintain compatibility with all the software and hardware, including older legacy apps and devices as well as Windows 10, which the business needs to use in the workplace.
About this Book
As companies keep their existing hardware and operating systems for more years than ever before, the need to diagnose and repair problems is becoming ever more important for IT Pros and system administrators. Whatever version of Windows you're using including Windows 10 you'll likely need to maintain compatibility with older software that the company must use for mission-critical operations, or older hardware that's required for specific purposes, but you don't want to sacrifice security for the sake of compatibility. In this briefbook you'll learn how to maintain optimal compatibility with the older software and devices that you need to use. The authors are well-versed in training in classrooms and video, with Andrew Bettany running the IT Academy at the University of York, and IT Masterclasses and Mike Halsey being a teacher, tech-book author, and having produced many tutorial videos under the brand PC Support.tv. What you'll learn What the common software and hardware compatibility issues are in Windows How to resolve software and app compatibility in Windows How to maintain compatibility with browser plug-ins and controls Maintaining compatibility with older hardware The external factors that can affect compatibility Who this book is for IT Pros, Windows expert and power users and system administrators are the audience for this book.
About the AuthorAndrew Bettany
is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), recognized for his Windows expertise, and a member of the Microsoft Springboard Technical Expert Panel.
As leader of the IT Academy at the University of York, UK and Microsoft Certified Trainer, Andrew delivers learning and consultancy to businesses on a number of technical areas including Windows deployment and troubleshooting.
He has created and manages the "IT Masterclasses" series of short intensive technical courses,