Lynda – ZBrush Tips & Tricks

Lynda – ZBrush: Tips & Tricks
English | Size: 2.2GB
Category: Tutorial


Are you ready to take your ZBrush-ing to the next level? In this weekly series, ZBrush artist Ryan Kittleson shares his personal approach on how to make ZBrush work for you. Ryan demonstrates how to set hot keys so that ZBrush operates more like your other favorite software. He shows you how to customize the interface, so that the features you use the most are placed front and center, and how optimize the setup of a custom scene to achieve maximum workflow efficiency.
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Lynda – Windows Server 2016 Implementing Group Policy

Lynda – Windows Server 2016 Implementing Group Policy
English | Size: 377.39 MB
Category: Tutorial


Group Policy is the key to consistent and secure Windows account configuration. It’s a major part of Active Directory, and a featured topic of MCSA exam 70-742, Identity with Windows Server 2016. Learn how to configure and manage Group Policy in Windows Server 2016 and study for MCSA certification with this course from Windows expert Ed Liberman. Ed covers processing for Group Policy objects, which determines the order in which policies are read and applied, including the default order and exceptions like block inheritance and forced links. He reviews critical settings that every IT admin needs to be able to configure, including Administrative Template files, folder redirection, and scripts. Then learn how to quickly troubleshoot Group Policy issues and configure passwords and account lockout policies. By the end of the course, you’ll have a thorough understanding of Group Policy and its role in Windows Server administration. [Read more…]

Lynda – Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Databases

Lynda – Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Databases
English | Size: 756.69 MB
Category: Tutorial


SQL Server is Microsoft’s de facto relational database software. While you can build a simple database relatively easily straight out of the box, most administrators need to know how to take advantage of more advanced features in the latest release, SQL Server 2016, to give their clients everything they’ve come to expect in an enterprise database. In this course, Adam Wilbert shows experienced SQL Server DBAs how to develop a SQL Server 2016 database. Learn how to create data tables, including temporary tables and tables with variables, and schemas. Find out how to enforce data integrity with constraints and secure your database at the user level. Then discover how to create indexes to optimize performance, work with functions, and make sure your SQL database is as fast and secure as possible. [Read more…]

Lynda – Premiere Pro Guru Speed Changes

Lynda – Premiere Pro Guru: Speed Changes
English | Size: 1.2GB
Category: Tutorial


Edit the pace and the flow of your video with even more confidence than before, after learning how to use Premiere Pro to change the speed of footage with ease. This course explores how to use features and tools in Premiere to freeze frames, blend frames, change frame rate, change clip speed, and even create a clip with variable speeds. Join Jeff Greenberg as he takes you through timeline adjustments, clip speed changes, interpolation with optical flow, remapping, shooting at a high frame rate (HFR), and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers Color (2017)

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers: Color (2017)
English | Size: 891.5MB
Category: Tutorial


In this installment of Photoshop for Designers, Nigel French show you how to correct, manage, edit, and change color. The course looks at concepts such as the color wheel and color harmonies as well as the practicalities of using the Color Picker, leveraging the power of color channels, and the characteristics of different color modes in Photoshop. The course includes instruction on correcting color, enhancing color, shifting and replacing colors, working with spot color, and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop CC 2017 One-on-One: Fundamentals

Lynda – Photoshop CC 2017 One-on-One: Fundamentals
English | Size: 6.7GB
Category: Tutorial


Photographers and graphics designers-including professionals, hobbyists, enthusiasts, and students-use Photoshop to edit and refine their work. In this course, Deke McClelland takes you on a personalized tour of the basic tools and techniques you can use to make great images and graphics. Deke shows you how to open images from multiple sources, crop and straighten images, navigate panels and menus, and customize preferences. He guides you through how to edit images by adjusting brightness and contrast, correcting color, and retouching portraits. He demonstrates how to use layers to mask parts of an image and make composite artwork. He also covers formatting text, printing, preparing web graphics, and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Microsoft Azure Create and Manage ARM Virtual Machines

Lynda – Microsoft Azure Create and Manage ARM Virtual Machines
English | Size: 285.69 MB
Category: Tutorial


Build upon your existing Azure implementation knowledge and broaden your skills by learning how to create, scale, and monitor virtual machines. This course is designed to teach IT professionals the skills needed to implement ARM (Azure Resource Manager) virtual machines, including deploying workloads, configuring networks, and implementing storage. The course can also be used to prepare for the 70-533 exam, Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions. The instructor, cloud platform and infrastructure expert Sharon Bennett, also covers how to automate your configuration using extensions, how to use the new VM Scale Set feature, and how to secure your virtual machine while keeping it available.
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Lynda – Maya Tips, Tricks, & Techniques

Lynda – Maya: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques
English | Size: 668.8MB
Category: Tutorial


Even 3D masters sometimes hit a wall with Maya. This weekly series is designed to give you tips, tricks, and techniques to solve the most common issues Maya artists encounter when using the program in a live production environment-and provide a dose of inspiration to kick-start your next creation. George Maestri shows how to use features like Camera Match and the Arnold renderer and create unique models and textures, such as rope and pulley assemblies and squashy/stretchy cartoon eyes.
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Lynda – Managing Office Politics

Lynda – Managing Office Politics
English | Size: 232.56 MB
Category: Tutorial


Be proactive about managing the office environment by mastering the dynamics of how people work together. When you understand how to influence these relationships, it becomes an integral part of your success, and others’. Dorie Clark explains the value of creating goodwill in the workplace, and in this course she shares how to genuinely connect with people at work in a way that is professional and productive. Dorie discusses how strengthening your relationships is important to your success and she provides strategies you can implement, including building social proof, clarifying your goals, bringing people together, and helping people recognize your abilities. She also helps you learn to identify what really matters to you and your organization so you can align your plans. [Read more…]

Lynda – Linux File Sharing Services

Lynda – Linux File Sharing Services
English | Size: 147.59 MB
Category: Tutorial


Interoperability is at the heart of file sharing. Being able to set up and configure environments to support standard file sharing methods is essential for system administrators. This course focuses on learning how to provide access to data across networks using systems and protocols, namely FTP (File Transfer Protocol), CIFS (Common Internet File System), and NFS (Network File System). Learn how to keep data secure by managing different types of user access-from untrusted to authenticated, multi-user groups in an Active Directory-and testing firewalls.This course also explores establishing local and remote connections, working with storage, leveraging host-based solutions, troubleshooting issues, and more. [Read more…]