Organizations are increasingly integrating Mac computers into Windows or other standards-based network environments. But users and the IT professionals who support them can relax, because Mac integration is easy.
Upon completion of the Mac Integration Basics 10.15 course, students will be able to:
- Integrate a Mac into a Windows network environment.
- Configure a Mac to work with Active Directory.
- Take advantage of network services, file sharing, printing, instant messaging, email, calendars, and contacts.
- Provide security at the user, local-networking, and remote-networking levels.
- Migrate data from a Windows computer to a Mac.
- Back up data.
- Run Windows programs on a Mac.
Who Should Attend?
- Users who bring a Mac into organizations that predominantly use the Microsoft Windows operating system and Windows Server Essentials
- Users who replace a Windows computer with a Mac
- IT professionals who support Mac users in organizations that predominantly use Windows and Windows Server Essentials
To have the best learning experience with this course, you should understand how to use a Mac, a Windows computer, and computer peripherals.
Note: The curricula below comprise activities typically covered in a class at this skill level. The instructor may, at his/her discretion, adjust the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class.
Lesson 1: Directory Services
- Connect a Mac to an Active Directory server.
Lesson 2: Share Files
- Connect to file servers
- Turn on personal file sharing
Lesson 3: Configure Collaborative Services
- Manage Internet Accounts preferences
- Connect to an Exchange Server
- Connect Mail to non-Windows servers
- Add accounts in Mail, Contacts, and Calendars
Lesson 4: Secure a Mac
- Built-In Security Features
- Create strong passwords
- Use two-factor authentication
- Set a firmware password
- Lock a Mac screen
- Create user accounts
- Disable automatic login
- Protect start-up disk files
- Ensure that the apps you download are safe
- Provide network security.
Lesson 5: Printing
- Connect to a local printer
- Connect to, share, and print from network printers
Lesson 6: Move and Back-Up Content
- Move content
- Back up content
Lesson 7: Running Windows on a Mac
- Run Windows natively or virtually
- Microsoft Office for macOS
- Cross-platform apps
- Cross-platform files
Cancelling an Open Enrollment Registration
If notice is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of a class, the student may receive a full refund less a $100 administrative fee. If notice is given less than 15 calendar days no rescheduling or efunds are permitted.
If notice Is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of the class a student may reschedule . A student can reschedule a class up to two (2) times. Additional reschedules will not be allowed.
No Shows if a student does not attend a scheduled session, there will be no refund or rescheduling permitted. Payment is forfeited. FMC reserves the right to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment or in other circumstances. FMC will endeavor to give as much advance notice as possible of any change to the schedule. FMC shall not be responsible for any incidental or consequential loss arising whatsoever.