VU21993 - Secure a networked personal computer Answers
SPECIFIC TASK INSTRUCTIONS
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Introduction and Scenario
In this workbook you will demonstrate the skills that you have learned in this unit by installing Windows 7 into a virtual machine, configuring Windows 7, performing routine management and maintenance of the installed system, creating user accounts and troubleshooting. You will also demonstrate some basic Linux skills.
You will provide evidence of these skills by taking screenshots of your system after each action that you need to perform. You will also answer a few written questions in your own words. You should work on each of the tasks in this workbook as soon as you have gained the skills to do them. Do NOT leave the completion of this workbook until the last minute!
Scenario: Your boss needs you to install and configure Windows 7 in a virtual machine environment as she needs to run a legacy Windows application; the application can only run on Windows 7. After doing some research on the specific application, you are confident that the Windows 7 installation will only need 1G of RAM and 40G of disk space, but it will need network connectivity.
Task 6: Troubleshooting
You receive a phone call from your boss. She tells you that the Windows VM is running terribly slowly, and she cannot browse the web any more. You open up a remote desktop connection to the VM to troubleshoot the problem.
Write a paragraph on at least three tools you would use to diagnose the problem. For each tool, describe the purpose of the tool, what information the tool can give you and how will this information help you diagnose the problem. Include a screenshot of the tool in action below each of your paragraphs.
Task manger. To see if there are any unwanted applications using all the ram or cpu Anti-virus to see if there are any viruses slowing the computer down.
Check the hardware like the disk to see if they need defragging
Assessor Feedback VU21993 Task 6 S U
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