Time needed to prep for 70-698?

ssnyderu2ssnyderu2 Posts: 473Member ■■■□□□□□□□
I am not new to Windows 10. I support it daily. Would 2 months be enough time to study for and take the 70-698 exam?
2019 Goals: 70-698, CCENT, MCSA 2016
Certifications: A+, Network+, Security+, CIW Foundations and MTA OS Fundamentals
Cisco Lab :3x Cisco 2811 Routers, 3x Cisco 3750 Switches and Cisco 2620 Router with NM-32A module
Windows Lab: Dual CPU Hyper-V server with 12 Cores/24 Threads, 96GB RAM and 2TB HDD.
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  • malachi1612malachi1612 Senior Member UKPosts: 381Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    Yep, it took me about 6 weeks to study for it. 
  • Skyliinez92Skyliinez92 Level 99 Wizard Posts: 726Mod Mod
    I agree, 6-8 weeks should be more than enough for the 70-698.
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  • ssnyderu2ssnyderu2 Posts: 473Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    Thanks guys for the reply. I have Pluralsight and CBT nuggets, so covered on videos. Whats a good book? The official Microsoft on does not have the best reviews on Amazon.
    2019 Goals: 70-698, CCENT, MCSA 2016
    Certifications: A+, Network+, Security+, CIW Foundations and MTA OS Fundamentals
    Cisco Lab :3x Cisco 2811 Routers, 3x Cisco 3750 Switches and Cisco 2620 Router with NM-32A module
    Windows Lab: Dual CPU Hyper-V server with 12 Cores/24 Threads, 96GB RAM and 2TB HDD.
    CANCER SURVIVOR! In Remission Since September 2016!
  • sensitivestoicsensitivestoic Junior Member Illinois, USAPosts: 49Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    edited December 2018
    ssnyderu2 said:
    Thanks guys for the reply. I have Pluralsight and CBT nuggets, so covered on videos. Whats a good book? The official Microsoft on does not have the best reviews on Amazon.
    I've been using the MCSA 70-697 and 70-698 Cert Guide by Don Poulton from Pearson IT. It's been a phenomenal and comprehensive book with practice exams and memory tables. While I can't guarantee how it covers the official Microsoft exams (since I haven't taken it yet), many reviewers online give it high grades and say it was all they needed for the 70-697 and 70-698 exams.
    Certs Achieved: CompTIA A+ | Net+ | Sec+| MCP Win 10 (70-698)
    Currently Studying:
    MCP Win 10 (70-697)
    Future Goals: 
    CompTIA Project+ and Server+ | MCSA Server 2016 | PMP



  • danielcreeddanielcreed Junior Member Posts: 22Member ■■□□□□□□□□
    My advice is do the CBT nuggets vids and pluralsight. I find pluralsight sooo boring but I grinded my teeth and got some knowledge from it that was up to date.. Udemy has some practice  tests that are actually pretty good. Time needed for the 70-698 is like 3 weeks even I did mine in about that. Cbt nuggets was my main source now the 70-697 is a different beast. 
  • ssnyderu2ssnyderu2 Posts: 473Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    @danielcreed Thanks for the advice. Did you read any books?
    2019 Goals: 70-698, CCENT, MCSA 2016
    Certifications: A+, Network+, Security+, CIW Foundations and MTA OS Fundamentals
    Cisco Lab :3x Cisco 2811 Routers, 3x Cisco 3750 Switches and Cisco 2620 Router with NM-32A module
    Windows Lab: Dual CPU Hyper-V server with 12 Cores/24 Threads, 96GB RAM and 2TB HDD.
    CANCER SURVIVOR! In Remission Since September 2016!
  • danielcreeddanielcreed Junior Member Posts: 22Member ■■□□□□□□□□
    I'm not really a book guy but I do have the green books. I find videos are the best way for me to learn. I just seem to soak the info better on them and they cover the same material. The practice questions got me through. Studying the examples and answers. 
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