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Publisher Comments:

"The most comprehensive publication on the market." --Certification Magazine

"My students love this book... comprehensive yet approachable, a proven A+ prep tool." --Farbod Karimi, Instructor, Heald College

The #1 A+ Exam Guide

Prepare to pass CompTIA's A+ certification exams with help from the #1 best-selling exam guide. Fully revised and updated for the new exam releases--and reviewed and approved by CompTIA--this authoritative volume covers everything you need to know to pass both the Core Hardware and Operating System Technologies exams. Mike gives you helpful exam tips throughout, end-of-chapter practice questions, detailed coverage of the exam format, and hundreds of photographs and illustrations. This comprehensive guide not only helps you pass the A+ certification exams, but also teaches you how to be an expert hardware technician.

Get full details on all exam objectives, including how to:

  • Configure CMOS and BIOS settings
  • Identify expansion bus slots and install expansion cards
  • Work with motherboards, CPUs, and RAM
  • Provide proper power and cooling
  • Install, partition, and format hard drives
  • Install and upgrade Windows 9x/Me, Windows NT 4.0 Workstation, Windows 2000 Professional, and Windows XP
  • Work with portable PCs, PDAs, and wireless technologies
  • Install and troubleshoot floppy, CD, and DVD drives
  • Create SCSI chains
  • Install sound and video cards
  • Manage printers and connect to networks

The CD-ROM features:

  • Hundreds of all-original questions
  • Six full practice exams covering the Operating Systems and Core Hardware requirements. Available in Practice or Final Mode.
  • One hour of LearnKey video training featuring Michael Meyers teaching key A+ topics free with online registration
  • Useful tools and utilities for PC technicians

About the Author -

Michael Meyers is the industry's leading authority on A+ certification. He is the president and founder of Total Seminars, LLC, a major provider of PC and network repair seminars for thousands of organizations throughout the world, and a member of CompTIA.

Synopsis:

This volume with CD provides self-assessment tests in topics which include: CPUs, RAM, motherboards, power supplies, floppy drives, installing hard drives, using the command line, CD media, printers, networking, and many more.

Synopsis:

The Number-One CompTIA A+ Exam Guide

"The most comprehensive publication on the market." -Certification Magazine

Completely revised and updated for all four new exams and reviewed and approved by CompTIA, this definitive volume covers everything you need to know to pass the CompTIA A+ Essentials exam and CompTIA A+ Exams 220-602, 220-603, and 220-604. Mike Meyers, the leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification and training, has helped hundreds of thousands of people pass the CompTIA A+ exams-and now he can help you too. Inside, you'll find detailed coverage of the exam format, helpful exam tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and hundreds of photographs and illustrations. After you ace the exams, this comprehensive guide will serve as an essential on-the-job reference.

Full details on all exam objectives, including how to:

  • Work with CPUs, RAM, and motherboards
  • Install, partition, and format hard drives
  • Work with portable PCs, PDAs, and wireless technologies
  • Install, upgrade, and troubleshoot Windows 2000 Professional and Windows XP
  • Install sound and video cards
  • Manage printers and connect to networks
  • Implement security measures
  • Understand safety and environmental issues
  • Establish good communication skills and adhere to privacy policies

The CD-ROM features:

  • Eight full practice exams covering CompTIA A+ Essentials and Exams 220-602, 220-603,and220-604
  • One hour of LearnKey video training featuring Mike Meyers teaching key A+ topics
  • Electronic copy of the book
  • Complete exam objective map for all four exams
  • List of official CompTIA A+ acronyms
  • Useful tools and utilities for PC technicians

About the Author

Michael Meyers (Houston, TX) is a PC and Network technician with numerous certifications (MCSE, MCP, A+). In 1995 Mike started Total Seminars, a company that provides training, seminar books, and videos to thousands of organizations throughout the world. Total Seminars is a member and strong ally of CompTIA, the originators of the Network+ (and, of course, A+) certification.

Table of Contents

1: Introduction

2: The Visible PC

3: Microprocessors

4: RAM

5: BIOS and CMOS

6: Expansion Bus

7: Motherboards

8: Power Supplies

9: Floppy Drives

10: Hard Drive Technologies

11: Implementing Hard Drives

12: Understanding Windows

13: Working with the Command Line Interface

14: Installing and Upgrading Windows

15: Maintaining, Optimizing, and Troubleshooting Windows 9x and Windows Me

16: Maintaining, Optimizing, and Troubleshooting Windows NT, 2000, and XP

17: CD and DVD Media

18: Video

19: SCSI

20: Sound

21: Portable PCs

22: Printers

23: Networking

24: The Internet

Appendix: About the CD-ROM

Product Details

ISBN:
9780072229912
Editor:
Maragioglio, Nancy
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Osborne Media McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
Author:
Jernigan, Scott
Author:
Meyers, Michael
Subject:
Examinations
Subject:
Microcomputers
Subject:
Computer Architecture - Repair & Maintenance
Subject:
Technical Skills
Subject:
Certification - General
Subject:
Certification Guides - General
Subject:
Certification Guides - A+
Subject:
A+ certification, general computer hardware, operating systems, installation, configuration, diagnostics, preventive maintenance, basic networking
Subject:
A+, A+ certification, CompTIA A+, computer repair, computer hardware, operating systems, hardware installation, hardware configuration, hardware diagnostics, networking, Mike Meyers
Subject:
A+, A+ certification, comptia A+, computer repair, computer hardware, operating systems, hardware installation, hardware configuration, hardware diagnostics, networking, mike meyers, meyers, meyers A+, A+ certification all-in-one exam guide, A+ all-in-one
Subject:
A+, A+ certification, comptia A+, computer repair, computer hardware, operating systems, hardware installation, hardware configuration, hardware diagnostics, networking, mike meyers, meyers, meyers A+, A+ certification all-in-one exam guide, A+ all-in-one
Copyright:
Edition Number:
6
Edition Description:
Hardcover with CDROM
Series:
All-In-One
Publication Date:
20031021
Binding:
Mixed media, eg book and CD-ROM, book and toy etc
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
1141
Dimensions:
9.42x7.52x2.60 in. 4.67 lbs.

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A+ Certification All-In-One Exam Guide (All-In-One)
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Product details 1141 pages McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media - English 9780072229912 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This volume with CD provides self-assessment tests in topics which include: CPUs, RAM, motherboards, power supplies, floppy drives, installing hard drives, using the command line, CD media, printers, networking, and many more.
"Synopsis" by , The Number-One CompTIA A+ Exam Guide

"The most comprehensive publication on the market." -Certification Magazine

Completely revised and updated for all four new exams and reviewed and approved by CompTIA, this definitive volume covers everything you need to know to pass the CompTIA A+ Essentials exam and CompTIA A+ Exams 220-602, 220-603, and 220-604. Mike Meyers, the leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification and training, has helped hundreds of thousands of people pass the CompTIA A+ exams-and now he can help you too. Inside, you'll find detailed coverage of the exam format, helpful exam tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and hundreds of photographs and illustrations. After you ace the exams, this comprehensive guide will serve as an essential on-the-job reference.

Full details on all exam objectives, including how to:

  • Work with CPUs, RAM, and motherboards
  • Install, partition, and format hard drives
  • Work with portable PCs, PDAs, and wireless technologies
  • Install, upgrade, and troubleshoot Windows 2000 Professional and Windows XP
  • Install sound and video cards
  • Manage printers and connect to networks
  • Implement security measures
  • Understand safety and environmental issues
  • Establish good communication skills and adhere to privacy policies

The CD-ROM features:

  • Eight full practice exams covering CompTIA A+ Essentials and Exams 220-602, 220-603,and220-604
  • One hour of LearnKey video training featuring Mike Meyers teaching key A+ topics
  • Electronic copy of the book
  • Complete exam objective map for all four exams
  • List of official CompTIA A+ acronyms
  • Useful tools and utilities for PC technicians

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