Mike Meyers' CompTIA A+ Guide: Practical Application, Third Edition (Exam 220-702)

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McGraw Hill Professional, Jul 1, 2010 - Computers - 592 pages
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Essential Skills for a Successful IT Career

Written by CompTIA certification and training expert Mike Meyers, this instructive, full-color guide will help you pass the CompTIA A+ Practical Application exam and become an expert PC technician. Mike Meyers' CompTIA A+ Guide: Practical Application, Third Edition is completely up to date with the latest CompTIA A+ standards. Inside, you'll find helpful on-the-job tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and hundreds of photographs and illustrations.

Covers all CompTIA A+ Practical Application exam topics, including:

  • CPUs and RAM
  • Motherboards
  • Power supplies
  • Hard drives
  • Windows command line
  • Windows maintenance, troubleshooting, and security
  • Input/output ports
  • Video and multimedia
  • Portable computing
  • Printers
  • Local Area Networking
  • Wireless technologies
  • Internet
  • Computer security

The CD-ROM features:

  • Practice exam for 220-702
  • 300+ chapter review questions
  • New video introduction to CompTIA A+
  • One-hour video training segment
  • Mike's favorite PC tools and utilities
  • Searchable e-book

Each chapter includes:

  • Learning objectives
  • Full-color photographs and illustrations
  • Real-world examples
  • Try This! and Cross Check exercises
  • Tech tips, notes, and warnings
  • End-of-chapter quizzes and lab projects
  

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Contents

Chapter 2 Mastering CPUs and RAM
18
Chapter 3 Mastering Motherboards
40
Chapter 4 Mastering PC Power
74
Chapter 5 Implementing Hard Drives
92
Chapter 6 Mastering the Windows Command Line
158
Chapter 7 Securing Windows Resources
198
Chapter 8 Using and Troubleshooting Windows
232
Chapter 9 Mastering InputOutput
280
Chapter 12 Mastering Printing
372
Chapter 13 Mastering Local Area Networking
392
Chapter 14 Mastering Wireless
420
Chapter 15 Mastering the Internet
436
Chapter 16 Mastering Computer Security
466
Mapping to the CompTIA A+ Practical Application Objectives
496
About the CD
506
Glossary
509

Chapter 10 Mastering Video and Multimedia
310
Chapter 11 Mastering Portable Computing
346
Index
547
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Mike Meyers, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+,MCP, is the industry's leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification and training, and the bestselling author of seven editions of CompTIA A+ All-in-One Exam Guide. 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.

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