Official exam prep guide plus practice tests-now updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2 Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCP Exam 70-270-and on the job-with this official Microsoft study guide, now fully updated for Windows XP Service Pack 2 with Advanced Security Technologies plus other key topics. Work at your own pace through a system of lessons, hands-on exercises, troubleshooting labs, and review questions. The Readiness Review Suite on CD, featuring advanced technology from MeasureUp, provides 425 challenging questions for in-depth self-assessment and practice. You can choose timed or untimed testing mode, generate random tests, or focus on specific objectives. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers-including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies. Maximize your performance on the exam by learning how to: * Perform an installation or upgrade, including remote deployment * Configure and customize the desktop enviroment * Administer disks, device drivers, printers, file systems, and other resources * Manage TCP/IP networking and support remote and mobile users * Monitor, troubleshoot, and tune system performance * New-Administer security settings and services, including the advances in Windows XP Service Pack 2 Your kit includes: * New-15% exam discount voucher from Microsoft. Offer expires December 31, 2006. Details inside. * New-Fully reengineered self-paced study guide with expert exam tips. * New-Readiness Review Suite featuring 425 questions and multiple testing options. * New-Case scenarios and trouble shooting labs for real-world expertise. * New-120-day evaluation version of Windows XP Professional software with Windows XP Service Pack 2. * New-eBook in PDF format. * New-Microsoft Encyclopedia of Security eBook. * New-Microsoft Encyclopedia of Networking, Second Edition eBook.Walter Glenn is the author of 'MCSA/MCSE Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-270): Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows XP Professional: Installing, ... Second Edition (Pro-Certification)', published 2005 under ISBN 9780735621527 and ISBN 0735621527.