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The Ultimate CompTIA A+ 220-801 220-802 Resource Kit

The Ultimate CompTIA A+ 220-801 220-802 Resource Kit

ISBN 13: 9781285160665

ISBN 10: 1285160665

Author: Jean Andrews

Pages: 1312

Published: 04/30/2013

Print Book Price: $78.95 Add to cart

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THE ULTIMATE COMPTIA A+ 220-801, 220-802 RESOURCE KIT offers a comprehensive approach to preparing for these industry-standard certification exams. The kit corresponds point-by-point with the CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 exams and includes books, flashcards, and an interactive CertBlaster CD-ROM with practice test to help you assess your weaknesses and strengthen them through targeted practice. There are two books: CompTIA A+ 220-801, 220-802 In Depth, which covers all the fundamental and advanced topics a reader might encounter on the job or on the exams in a style that's easy to comprehend, and CompTIA A+ 220-801, 220-802 Q&A, an efficient, effective way to prepare for the exams with more than 800 questions and answers. The included flashcards will also test your knowledge of important concepts and are keyed to chapters in the In-Depth book. Finally, the CD-ROM provides complete preparation for the latest exams, including a prerequisite test, prep questions that provide practice in a simulated environment, hands-on lessons, and more. THE ULTIMATE COMPTIA A+ 220-801, 220-802 RESOURCE KIT will help you spot your weaknesses, strengthen them through targeted practice, and prepare you to take the CompTIA A+ 220-801, 220-802 exams with confidence.
  • The included In Depth book features updated "On-the-Job" vignettes and case studies demonstrating how readers can apply chapter concepts to situations they'll face in the real world.
  • A chapter on mobile devices has also been added to the In Depth book.
  • The new edition maps fully to the new version of the A+ exams: 220-801 and 220-802.
Author Bio
Jean Andrews
Jean Andrews has more than 30 years of experience in the computer industry, including more than 13 years in the college classroom. She has worked in a variety of businesses designing, writing, and supporting application software; managing a PC repair help desk; and troubleshooting wide area networks. She has written numerous books on software, hardware, and the Internet, including the bestselling A+ GUIDE TO MANAGING AND MAINTAINING YOUR PC, 8th Edition, and A+ GUIDE TO HARDWARE: MANAGING, MAINTAINING AND TROUBLESHOOTING, Sixth Edition. She lives in north Georgia.
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Table of Contents
In-Depth Book.
1. Working Inside a Computer and Hardware Maintenance.
2. Introducing to Windows Operating Systems.
3. Form Factors and Power Supplies.
4. All About Motherboards.
5. Supporting Processors.
6. Supporting Hard Drives.
7. Installing Windows.
8. Satisfying Customer Needs.
9. Maintaining Windows.
10. Optimizing Windows.
11. Upgrading Windows.
12. Installing and Supporting I/O and Storage Devices.
13. Troubleshooting Windows and Applications.
14. Troubleshooting Windows Startup.
15. Networking Types, Devices, and Cables.
16. Supporting Network Connections.
17. Windows Resources on a Network.
18. Security Strategies.
19. Supporting Laptops.
20. Mobile Devices in the Corporate World.
21. Supporting Printers.
APPENDIX A: CompTIA A+ Acronyms.
APPENDIX B: Keystroke Shortcuts in Windows.
APPENDIX C: Answers to Review.
Q&A Book.
The Essentials Exam 220-801.
1. PC Hardware.
2. Networking.
3. Laptops.
4. Printers.
5. Operational Procedures.
Exam 220-802.
1. Operating Systems.
2. Security.
3. Mobile Devices.
4. Troubleshooting.