CompTIA A+ Certification Practice Exams, Second Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802)

Front Cover
McGraw Hill Professional, Oct 13, 2012 - Computers - 416 pages
Don't Let the Real Test Be Your First Test!

CompTIA A+ Certification Practice Exams, Second Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802) is filled with more than 1000 realistic practice questions to prepare you for these challenging exams. To help you understand the material, in-depth explanations of both the correct and incorrect answers are included for every question. This practical guide covers all official objectives for Exams 220-801 and 220-802 and is the perfect companion to CompTIA A+ Certification Study Guide, Eighth Edition. McGraw-Hill is a Gold-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner offering Authorized CompTIA Approved Quality Content.

Covers all exam topics, including:
Operational Procedures * Operating System Fundamentals * Motherboards and Processors * Storage, Memory, and Adapters * Power Supplies, Display Devices, and Peripherals * Installing and Upgrading PC Components * Installing and Configuring Laptops * Client-Side Virtualization * Upgrading, Installing, and Configuring Windows * Disk and File Management * Troubleshooting, Repair, and Maintenance of PCs * Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance for Laptops * Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance for Windows * Network Basics * Installing a Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) Network * Troubleshooting Networks * Computer Security Fundamentals * Implementing Digital Security * Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Clients * Supporting Mobile Devices * Using and Supporting Printers

Electronic content includes:

  • Complete MasterExam practice testing engine, featuring
    • Two practice exams
    • Detailed answers with explanations
    • Score Report performance assessment tool

With free online registration:

  • Bonus--two downloadable MasterExam practice tests
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Operational Procedures
1
Operating System Fundamentals
19
Personal Computer Components Motherboards and Processors
33
Personal Computer Components Storage Memory and Adapters
49
Power Supplies Display Devices and Peripherals
61
Installing and Upgrading PC Components
79
Installing and Configuring Laptops
89
ClientSide Virtualization
99
Troubleshooting Networks
189
Computer Security Fundamentals
199
Implementing Digital Security
207
Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Clients
219
Supporting Mobile Devices
231
Using and Supporting Printers
239
PreAssessment Test Exam 220801
249
PreAssessment Test Exam 220802
279

Upgrading Installing and Configuring Windows
107
Disk and File Management
119
Troubleshooting Repair and Maintenance of PCs
131
Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance for Laptops
143
Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance for Windows
155
Network Basics
165
Installing a Small OfficeHome Office SOHO Network
177
Practice Exam 220801
307
Practice Exam 220802
351
Appendix E Practice Exam II 220801
403
Appendix F Practice Exam II 220802
509
Appendix G About the Download
623
Index
627
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2012)

James Pyles, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, works as a consultant, author, editor, and technical writer. He has written numerous books and articles on IT certifications. James currently works at Keynetics, Inc.

Mike Chapple, Ph.D., is an information security professional and concurrent assistant professor at the University of Notre Dame. He has written a wide variety of books and articles on IT topics.

Michael Pastore, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security, has been writing computer books for more than 15 years and has been involved in IT for more than 30 years in roles spanning from network technician to president of an IT training school.

Bibliographic information