CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide: Exams 220-801 and 220-802 [NOOK Book]

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Includes Real-World Scenarios, Hands-On Exercises, and Access to Exam Prep Software Featuring:

  • Custom Test Engine with Four Practice Exams

  • Over 500 Sample Questions

  • Electronic Flashcards

  • Authorized Courseware for the CompTIA A+ Exams

The new edition of this top-selling Sybex Study Guide prepares you to take the CompTIA A+ exams ...

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CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide: Exams 220-801 and 220-802

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Overview

Includes Real-World Scenarios, Hands-On Exercises, and Access to Exam Prep Software Featuring:

  • Custom Test Engine with Four Practice Exams

  • Over 500 Sample Questions

  • Electronic Flashcards

  • Authorized Courseware for the CompTIA A+ Exams

The new edition of this top-selling Sybex Study Guide prepares you to take the CompTIA A+ exams with confidence. Thoroughly revised and updated for Exams 220-801 and 220-802, this CompTIA-Authorized prep guide covers all exam objectives, from working with PCs, laptops, and printers to installing and maintaining desktop and mobile operating systems, and more. Packed with real-world examples and written by an expert author team, this book prepares any A+ candidate for the challenging exams. Inside, find:

Full coverage of all exam objectives in a systematic approach, so you can be confident you're getting the instruction you need for the exam

Practical hands-on exercises to reinforce critical skills

Real-world scenarios that put what you've learned in the context of actual job roles

Challenging review questions in each chapter to prepare you for exam day

A handy section that maps every official exam objective to the corresponding chapter in the book, so you can track your exam prep, objective by objective

Exam Essentials, a key feature in each chapter that identifies critical areas you must become proficient in before taking the exam

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Sybex Exam Prep Tools

Go to www.sybex.com/go/aplussg2e and download a full set of electronic test prep tools to help you thoroughly prepare for the exam. These include:

  • Four full-length practice exams
  • Over 500 sample questions
  • Electronic flashcards
  • Glossary in PDF

Download practice exams and chapter review questions.

Test your readiness with over 200 electronic flashcards.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118421659
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/17/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 1224
  • Sales rank: 233,394
  • File size: 123 MB
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Meet the Author

Quentin Docter, A+, MCSE, CNE, CCNA, SCSA, is an IT consultant and has over 17 years of IT experience.

Emmett Dulaney, A+, Network+, Security+, MCT, is an assistant professor at Anderson University. He has written several certification books, and is coauthor of Sybex's leading certification title: CompTIA Security+ Study Guide. He is also a well-known columnist for CertCities.com.

Toby Skandier, A+, Network+, i-Net+, Server+, is founder of Talskan Technologies, LLC, a technical education provider in North Carolina. All three authors coauthored the previous edition of the CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide.

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Table of Contents

Introduction xxxi

Assessment Test liv

Part I 220-801 1

Chapter 1 Motherboards, Processors, and Memory 3

Chapter 2 Storage Devices and Power Supplies 69

Chapter 3 Peripherals and Expansion 125

Chapter 4 Display Devices 197

Chapter 5 Custom Configurations 235

Chapter 6 Networking Fundamentals 261

Chapter 7 Introduction to TCP/IP 309

Chapter 8 Installing Wireless and SOHO Networks 337

Chapter 9 Understanding Laptops 395

Chapter 10 Installing and Configuring Printers 445

Chapter 11 Understanding Operational Procedures 501

Part II 220-802 559

Chapter 12 Operating System Basics 561

Chapter 13 Operating System Administration 607

Chapter 14 Working with Windows 7 665

Chapter 15 Working with Windows Vista 709

Chapter 16 Working with Windows XP 747

Chapter 17 Security 797

Chapter 18 Mobile Devices 837

Chapter 19 Troubleshooting Theory, OSs, and Security 929

Chapter 20 Hardware and Network Troubleshooting 981

Appendix A Answers to Review Questions 1041

Appendix B Answers to Performance-Based Questions 1075

Appendix C About the Additional Study Tools 1099

Additional Study Tools 1100

Sybex Test Engine 1100

Electronic Flashcards 1100

PDF of Glossary of Terms 1100

Adobe Reader 1100

System Requirements 1101

Using the Study Tools 1101

Troubleshooting 1101

Customer Care 1102

Index 1103

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