IT Essentials Lab Manual: Version 6 (6th Revised edition)

IT Essentials Lab Manual: Version 6 (6th Revised edition)

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The only authorized Lab Manual for the Cisco Networking Academy IT Essentials, Version 6 course IT Essentials Lab Manual is a supplemental book prepared for students in the Cisco(R) Networking Academy IT Essentials v6 course. All the hands-on labs and worksheets from the course are printed within this book to provide practical, hands-on experience with the course content. IT Essentials covers fundamental computer and career skills for entry-level IT jobs. Practicing and performing all these tasks will reinforce the concepts, skills, and procedures and help prepare the student to take the CompTIA(R) A+ 220-901 and 220-902 exams. Related titles: IT Essentials Companion Guide, Version 6 ISBN-10: 1-58713-355-5 ISBN-13: 978-1-58713-355-8 IT Essentials Course Booklet, Version 6 ISBN-10: 1-58713-356-3 ISBN-13: 978-1-58713-356-5

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Cisco Networking Academy teaches hundreds of thousands of students annually the skills needed to build, design, and maintain, networks, improving their career prospects while filling the global demand for networking professionals. With 10,000 academies in 165 countries, it helps individuals prepare for industry-recognized certifications and entry-level information and communication technology careers in virtually every industry -- developing foundational technical skills while acquiring vital 21st-century career skills in problem solving, collaboration, and critical thinking.

Contents

Chapter 0: Course Introduction ... 1 Lab 0.2.2.2 - Worksheet - Job Opportunities ...1 Chapter 1: Introduction to the Personal Computer ...3 Lab 1.1.1.4 - Ohm's Law ...3 Lab 1.2.1.13 - Research Computer Components ...4 Lab 1.3.1.7 - Build a Specialized Computer System ...7 Chapter 2: Introduction to Lab Procedures and Tool Use ... 13 Lab 2.2.2.3 - Diagnostic Software ... 13 Lab 2.2.4.4 - Using a Multimeter and a Power Supply Tester ... 14 Lab 2.2.4.7 - Computer Disassembly ... 18 Chapter 3: Computer Assembly ... 23 Lab 3.1.1.3 - Install the Power Supply ... 23 Lab 3.1.2.6 - Install the Motherboard ... 24 Lab 3.1.3.3 - Install the Drives ... 26 Lab 3.1.4.4 - Install Adapter Cards ... 27 Lab 3.1.5.5 - Install Internal Cables ... 29 Lab 3.1.5.8 - Install Front Panel Cables ... 31 Lab 3.1.5.12 - Complete the Computer Assembly ... 32 Lab 3.2.2.8 - Boot the Computer ... 33 Lab 3.3.1.6 - BIOS File Search ... 36 Lab 3.3.3.2 - Upgrade Hardware ... 38 Chapter 4: Overview of Preventive Maintenance Chapter 5: Windows Installation ... 41 Lab 5.1.2.3 - Search NOC Certifications and Jobs ... 41 Lab 5.1.4.4 - Data Migration in Windows ... 43 Lab 5.2.1.7 - Install Windows 7 or Vista ... 69 Lab 5.2.1.7 - Install Windows 8 ... 94 Lab 5.2.1.10 - Check for Updates in Windows 7 and Vista ... 103 Lab 5.2.1.10 - Check for Updates in Windows 8 ... 109 Lab 5.2.4.7 - Create a Partition in Windows 7 and Vista ... 114 Lab 5.2.4.7 - Create a Partition in Windows 8 ... 126 Chapter 6: Windows Configuration and Management ... 139 Lab 6.1.1.5 - Task Manager in Windows 7 and Vista ... 139 Lab 6.1.1.5 - Task Manager in Windows 8 ... 154 Lab 6.1.1.9 - Install Third-Party Software in Windows 7 and Vista ... 166 Lab 6.1.1.9 - Install Third-Party Software in Windows 8 ... 175 Lab 6.1.2.3 - Create User Accounts in Windows 7 and Vista ... 184 Lab 6.1.2.3 - Create User Accounts in Windows 8 ... 192 Lab 6.1.2.5 - Configure Browser Settings in Windows 7 and Vista ... 207 Lab 6.1.5.2 - Configure Browser Settings in Windows 8 ... 217 Lab 6.1.2.12 - Manage Virtual Memory in Windows 7 and Vista ... 227 Lab 6.1.2.12 - Manage Virtual Memory in Windows 8 ... 239 Lab 6.1.2.14 - Device Manager in Windows 7 and Vista ... 251 Lab 6.1.2.14 - Device Manager in Windows 8 ... 256 Lab 6.1.2.16 - Region and Language Options in Windows 7 and Vista ... 261 Lab 6.1.2.16 - Region and Language Options in Windows 8 ... 269 Lab 6.1.3.6 - Monitor and Manage System Resources in Windows 7 and Vista ... 275 Lab 6.1.3.6 - Monitor and Manage System Resources in Windows 8 ... 305 Lab 6.1.4.2 - Hard Drive Maintenance in Windows 7 and Vista ... 325 Lab 6.1.4.2 - Hard Drive Maintenance in Windows 8 ... 334 Lab 6.1.4.4 - Managing System Files in Windows ... 338 Lab 6.1.5.4 - Common Windows CLI Commands ... 345 Lab 6.1.5.6 - System Utilities in Windows ... 353 Lab 6.3.1.2 - Managing the Startup Folder in Windows 7 and Vista ... 363 Lab 6.3.1.2 - Managing the Startup Folder in Windows 8 ... 368 Lab 6.3.1.5 - Task Scheduler in Windows 7 and Vista ... 378 Lab 6.3.1.5 - Task Scheduler in Windows 8 ... 390 Lab 6.3.1.7 - System Restore in Windows 7 and Vista ... 402 Lab 6.3.1.7 - System Restore in Windows 8 ... 412 Chapter 7: Networking Concepts ... 423 Lab 7.3.2.6 - Build and Test Network Cables ... 423 Lab 7.4.1.11 - Configure a NIC to Use DHCP in Windows ... 428 Chapter 8: Applied Networking ... 435 Lab 8.1.2.10 - Connect to a Router for the First Time ... 435 Lab 8.1.2.12 - Configure Wireless Router in Windows ... 442 Lab 8.1.2.14 - Test the Wireless NIC in Windows ... 454 Lab 8.1.3.9 - Share Resources in Windows ... 460 Lab 8.1.4.3 - Remote Assistance in Windows ... 484 Lab 8.1.4.4 - Remote Desktop in Windows 7 and Vista ... 498 Lab 8.1.4.4 - Remote Desktop in Windows 8 ... 512 Chapter 9: Laptops and Mobile Devices ... 525 Lab 9.1.1.6 - Research Docking Stations ... 525 Lab 9.3.1.5 - Research Laptop RAM ... 526 Lab 9.3.2.3 - Research Laptop Batteries ... 527 Lab 9.3.2.5 - Research Laptop Screens ... 528 Lab 9.3.2.7 - Research Laptop Hard Drives ... 529 Lab 9.3.2.14 - Research Building a Specialized Laptop ... 530 Lab 9.6.2.2 - Research Laptop Problems ... 533 Lab 9.6.2.3 - Gather Information from the Customer ... 534 Lab 9.6.2.4 - Investigate Support Websites and Repair Companies ... 535 Chapter 10: Mobile, Linux, and OS X Operating Systems ... 537 Lab 10.1.2.3 - Working with Android ... 537 Lab 10.1.3.3 - Working with iOS ... 549 Lab 10.1.5.3 - Mobile Device Features ... 562 Lab 10.1.5.4 - Mobile Device Information ... 573 Lab 10.2.1.2 - Passcode Locks ... 575 Lab 10.3.1.2 - Mobile Wi-Fi ... 586 Lab 10.4.1.4 - Install Linux in a Virtual Machine and Explore the GUI ... 592 Lab 10.4.3.3 - Working with Linux Command Line ... 605 Lab 10.5.2.2 - Troubleshooting Mobile Devices ... 614 Chapter 11: Printers ... 617 Lab 11.2.1.6 - Install a Printer in Windows 7 and Vista ... 617 Lab 11.2.1.6 - Install a Printer in Windows 8 ... 619 Lab 11.3.2.5 - Share a Printer in Windows 7 and Vista ... 621 Lab 11.3.2.5 - Share a Printer in Windows 8 ... 633 Chapter 12: Security ... 639 Lab 12.2.1.8 - Configure Windows Local Security Policy ... 639 Lab 12.3.1.3 - Configure Data Backup and Recovery in Windows 7 and Vista ... 648 Lab 12.3.1.3 - Configure Data Backup and Recovery in Windows 8 ... 669 Lab 12.3.1.5 - Configure the Firewall in Windows 7 and Vista ... 679 Lab 12.3.1.5 - Configure the Firewall in Windows 8 ... 699 Lab 12.3.1.9 - Configure Users and Groups in Windows ... 710 Lab 12.4.2.2 - Document Customer Information in a Work Order ... 724 Chapter 13: The IT Professional ... 727 Lab 13.1.1.3 - Technician Resources ... 727 Chapter 14: Advanced Troubleshooting ... 729 Lab 14.1.1.2 - Troubleshooting Hardware Problems ... 729 Lab 14.1.1.3 - Remote Technician - Repair Boot Problem ... 731 Lab 14.2.1.2 - Troubleshoot Operating System Problems ... 733 Lab 14.2.1.3 - Remote Technician - Fix an Operating System Problem ... 745 Lab 14.3.1.2 - Troubleshooting Network Problems ... 747 Lab 14.3.1.3 - Remote Technician - Fix a Network Problem ... 749 Lab 14.4.1.2 - Troubleshoot Security Problems ... 751 Lab 14.4.1.3 - Remote Technician - Fix a Security Problem ... 755

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/06/2016
  • ISBN13: 9781587133541
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 768
  • ID: 9781587133541
  • weight: 1376
  • ISBN10: 1587133547
  • edition: 6th Revised edition

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