Prepping for the A+ certification exam is not an easy challenge, but in order to become a certified computer technician, passing this test is a requirement. The good news is you only have to take it once in your life to become certified.
A+ Certification For Dummies 3rd Edition is a no-nonsense, easy-to-use reference and study guide for the A+ Core Hardware exam and the OS Technologies exam! It focuses on all the things you need to know to pass these tests, providing background information to help you understand some of the more complex concepts and technologies. You’ll have a handle on all the subjects, including:
- The anatomy of a computer
- Building and deconstructing a PC
- Maintaining a computer
- Operating Systems basics
- Profiles of Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000, and XP
- Making network connections
- Working with the network
- Sharing the internet
The bonus CD-ROM features exclusive test-prep software with twice as many sample questions than the previous editions of this book, plus demo versions of Boson Software, Inc., JRK Software, Vista-Net Publishing, and Self Test Software. Now expanded to include the 2003 version of the exam, this is the fun-and-easy way to study for the exam, with all the rewards in half the time!
|Series:||For Dummies Series|
|Edition description:||CD-ROM Included|
|Product dimensions:||7.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)|
About the Author
Ron Gilster (A+, Network+, i-Net+, Server+, CCSE, CCNA, MBA, and AAGG) has more than 35 years of experience in virtually every aspect of computing technology. Ron has extensive experience training, teaching, and consulting in computer-related areas, including working on mainframes, minicomputers, and virtually every type of personal computer and operating system that exists. He has held consulting and management positions with several high profile companies.