Microsoft (MCSE, MCSD, MOUS, MCAD) => Server 2003 => Topic started by: ryugradius on October 02, 2007, 05:22:10 AM

Title: MCSE 2003 Upgrade
Post by: ryugradius on October 02, 2007, 05:22:10 AM
Is it MCSE 2003 upgrade is very difficult ? I saw many people post the message, they are fail in 70-292, how about 70-296? Are there all very difficult to paas ?

Title: 70-292 Passed, step forward to 70-296
Post by: ryugradius on February 10, 2008, 08:57:37 PM
Hi Bedfse:

   Thanks for your friendly advice, I was passed the 70-292 in the mid of January, 70-292 is very difficult to pass.

   I am moving forward to 70-296, I wish I can make it before 31,March,2008.

Title: 70-292 70-296
Post by: bedfse on February 11, 2008, 12:27:51 PM
Passed the 70-292 Dec 11, 2007 and 70-296 Jan 28, 2008.  Did not find the 70-296 as difficult as the 70-292, but it may be because I simply kept on studying the same material.  Nonetheless I only had to do the 70-296 once.  I have been teaching 2003 server since 2005 and it took at least 9 months of non stop studying to get both these exams.  I can totally relate to the stress and work involved in this effort and I wish those still working on it extra good luck.

Title: MCSE 2003 Upgrade
Post by: oddduck on February 19, 2008, 11:00:18 PM
Yeah I really procreatinated on this one.. I'm on maternity leave right now hoping I can squeeze these ones in before March 31st.  Does anyone know what happens if I write 292 (and pass), but don't do 296 in time?  Would I be able to just write the 2 exams required for the jump from mcsa to mcse (if its still 3 exams.. I'm really out of the loop)?

Title: 70-296 passed !
Post by: ryugradius on March 05, 2008, 09:03:21 PM
Hi Everyone :

   I was passed the 70-296 on Wednesday night, this is the last version of the MCSE, I will deeply remember this certificate.

   This is the second upgrade from MCSE NT 4.0 in my life, when I compare to the first upgrade "70-240" The first one is very tough and almost kill my life.

   I will focus my security & management certificate (CISSP, CISA, PMP, CCIE) and hope your guys are all pass the MCSE 2003 upgrade.

Good Luck !

MCSE (NT4.0, 2000, 2003)

Title: MCSE 2003 Upgrade
Post by: cyberpyr8 on March 30, 2008, 08:29:29 PM
I failed it Wednesday by about 3 questions.  I am taking it tomorrow.  I hope I pass (last day!).  If not I guess I am starting all over again with the 2008 certs.  Thank goodness for the 2nd shot deal.  This wasn't that bad of an exam, but I haven't taken a MS exam in 7 years.  There are a few trick questions on there that must have been weighted heavily too.  

Am I right in thinking that if I pass this I get my MCSA 2003 and then I only need 2 more tests to get to the new MCITP (MCSE 2008)?  If so I am glad I didn't worry about the 296 exam.  

Wish I had tried this one earlier though!  :)

Title: MCSE 2003 Upgrade
Post by: Redstar on April 04, 2009, 11:48:02 PM
How did you do on your retake?