Mac Integration Basics for macOS 10.13

Duration: 1 Day

Course Information

Organisations 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.


What you'll learn: 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 organisations 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 organisations that predominantly use Windows and Windows Server Essentials


Recommended knowledge: To have the best learning experience with this course, delegates should understand how to use a Mac, a Windows computer, and computer peripherals.

Course includes

A comprehensive set of reference notes covering course topics, follow-up telephone support and, for training on Transmedia premises, lunch and refreshments.

Course outline

Directory Services

  • Connect a Mac to an Active Directory server

Share Files

  • Connect to file servers
  • Turn on personal file sharing

Configure Collaborative Services

  • Manage Internet Account preferences
  • Connect to an Exchange Server
  • Connect Mail to non-Windows servers
  • Add accounts in Mail, Contacts, Calenders

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 Downloaded Apps are Safe
  • Provide Network Security


  • Connecting to local printer
  • Connect to, share and print from network printers

Move and Back Up Content

  • Move Content
  • Back Up Content

Run Windows on a Mac

  • Run Windows natively or virtually
  • Microsoft Office for macOS
  • Cross-platform apps
  • Cross-platform Files

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London CentralLondon GreenwichBristol

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All prices are per person and are subject to VAT
15% discount for groups of four delegates.
10% discount for groups of three delegates.
(This offer applies for delegates on the same public scheduled course on the same date.)

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