CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, 8th Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802)

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McGraw Hill Professional, Aug 1, 2012 - Computers - 1200 pages
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The bestselling CompTIA A+ reference and test preparation guide--fully revised for the new 2012 exam topics

Written by the leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification and training, the new edition of this trusted resource offers complete, up-to-date coverage of CompTIA A+ exams 220-801 and 220-802. You’ll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Prepare for the exams with confidence! McGraw-Hill is a Gold-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner offering Authorized CompTIA Approved Quality Content to give you the competitive edge on exam day. This comprehensive guide also serves as an essential on-the-job reference after certification.

Covers all exam objectives, including how to:

  • Work with CPUs, RAM, BIOS settings, motherboards, power supplies, and other PC components
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot hard drives
  • Manage input devices and removable media
  • Install, upgrade, and troubleshoot Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7
  • Troubleshoot all common PC problems
  • Install video and multimedia cards
  • Work with smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices
  • Install and configure wired and wireless networks
  • Connect to the Internet
  • Protect your PC and your network
  • Install, configure, and manage printers
  • Work with virtualization technologies
  • Understand safety and environmental issues

Electronic content includes:

  • Practice exams for 801 & 802 with hundreds of questions
  • More than one hour of free video training from Mike Meyers
  • A collection of Mike’s latest favorite shareware and freeware PC tools and utilities
  • Adobe Digital Edition eBook—free download (subject to Adobe's system requirements)

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Review: Comptia A+ Certification All-In-One Exam Guide, 8th Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802)

User Review  - Austin Berrio - Goodreads

Whether or not you're getting your certification, it's a great start to the basics. Breaks down PC's, their components, and how each component identifies with the other. Teaches basic Windows OS ... Read full review

Review: Comptia A+ Certification All-In-One Exam Guide, 8th Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802)

User Review  - Lena - Goodreads

This is a great study tool for the A+ exams. Read full review

Contents

Chapter 1 The Path of the PC Tech
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Chapter 2 Operational Procedures
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Chapter 3 The Visible PC
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About the author (2012)

Mike Meyers, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, MCP, is the industry's leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification and the bestselling author of seven editions of CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide. He is the president of 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.

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