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Windows Vista Learning Paths for Value Added Reseller/Provider (VAR/VAP)

Here are some resources for you in case you are not aware of them that came from the recommended learning paths for Windows Vista for the VAR/VAP Partners:

Marketing & Sales

Windows Vista 101 Assessment

Partner Opportunities with Windows Vista

“Better Together” – Selling 2007 Microsoft Office System, Windows Vista and Exchange Server 2007

Windows Vista: Selling the Product for LARs, DMRs, Sales Force and Distributors

Windows Vista Administrative Tools Overview

Selling Windows Vista Software Assurance



Windows Vista “Doing Deployment Right”

Windows Vista Deployment eLearning Course

Using New Group Policy Settings in Windows Vista

Exploring Windows Vista Group Policy Management Features

The Application Compatibility Toolkit Version 5.0

Additional offerings for VARs/VAPs that perform customized development

Exploring User Account Control in Windows Vista

Managing User Account Control on Windows Vista

Additional offerings for VARs/VAPs that perform OS installations

Business Desktop Deployment for Windows Vista:  Learning the New Toolset

Using XImage to Manage Windows Image Files

Customizing Windows PE

Using System Image Manager to Automate Windows Vista Installations

Configuring and Managing Windows Deployment Services (WDS)


Thank you and have a wonderful day,

Eric Ligman
Microsoft US Senior Manager
Small Business Community Engagement
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