Microsoft 70-683 : TS: Windows 7, Preinstalling for OEMs Exam
The exam number for the TS: Windows 7, Preinstalling for OEMs test is 70-683. This exam is targeted towards IT professionals who use the Microsoft OEM Preinstallation Kit (OPK) and imaging tools to deploy and maintain Windows 7 desktops and additional applications and tools. This proctored exam is available in 9 different languages, including English, French, and German.
In order to prepare for the Microsoft 70-683 test, Microsoft provides online training modules for prospective candidates through their Partner Learning Center. For any additional questions a candidate may have, he or she will be able to chat online with a Microsoft Certified Professional.
An example of one of a candidate's skills that will be tested is Preparing the OPK Environment. On this portion of the exam, a candidate will need to demonstrate that they know how to prepare the technician computer for OPK installation, install and configure OPK tools, and configure the reference computer, amongst other tasks.
Other exam topics that may appear on the Microsoft 70-683 test include Creating a Base Image, Configuring the Image for Deployment, and Deploying and Updating the Image. Other additional, related may appear on the exam, and the actual content will vary.