About this Course

The Modern Desktop Administrator deploys, configures, manages, and monitors devices and client applications in a Microsoft 365 environment. They use various tools to manage identity, security, access, policies, updates, and apps for endpoints, and implement efficient solutions for endpoint deployment and management. Endpoint administrators collaborate with others to develop and execute a modern workplace strategy that meets an organization's unique business requirements. Candidates for this certification should have experience with Azure AD and Microsoft 365 technologies, particularly Intune, and should possess skills in deploying, configuring, and maintaining both Windows and non-Windows devices.


Module 1: Introduction

  • Overview of Windows client deployment
  • Benefits and considerations of Windows Autopilot and Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)

Module 2: Deploy Windows Client 

  • Preparing for a Windows client deployment
  • Selecting a deployment tool based on requirements
  • Implementing subscription-based activation
  • Planning and implementing a Windows client deployment by using Windows Autopilot
  • Planning and implementing a Windows client deployment by using MDT
  • Configuring remote management

Module 3: Manage Identity and Compliance 

  • Managing identity
  • Implementing user authentication on Windows devices
  • Managing role-based access control (RBAC) for Intune
  • Registering devices in and joining devices to Azure AD
  • Implementing compliance policies for all supported device platforms by using Intune
  • Managing, maintaining, and protecting devices

Module 4: Manage the Device Lifecycle in Intune

  • Configuring enrollment settings
  • Managing device configuration for all supported device platforms by using Intune
  • Monitoring devices
  • Managing device updates for all supported device platforms by using Intune
  • Implementing endpoint protection for all supported device platforms

Module 5: Manage Applications 

  • Deploying and updating apps for all supported device platforms
  • Planning and implementing app protection and app configuration policies
  • Managing app configuration policies

Module 6: Exam Preparation and Review

  • Review of key concepts and skills
  • Exam preparation tips and strategies


  • Strong technical skills installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting the Windows 10 OS or later.
  • Strong understanding of computer networking, client security, and application concepts.
  • Experience using Active Directory Domain Services.

Exam Details

Exam MD-102: End Point Administrator

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