130+ Hands-On, Step-By-Step Labs, Fully Updated for the 2015 Exams
This practical workbook contains more than 130 labs that challenge you to solve real-world problems by applying key concepts. Thoroughly revised for 2015 exam objectives, the book maps directly to Mike Meyers' CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs, Fifth Edition. You will get complete materials lists, setup instructions, and start-to-finish lab scenarios. "Hint" and "Warning" icons guide you through tricky situations, and post-lab questions measure your knowledge.
Mike Meyers' CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs Lab Manual, Fifth Edition covers:
Microprocessors and MotherboardsBIOS and RAMPower Supplies and Hard DrivesPC AssemblyUsers, Groups, and PermissionsWindows Vista/7/8Virtualization OS TroubleshootingDisplay TechnologiesLocal Area and WiFi NetworkingThe InternetMobile Device Configuration and ManagementPrinters and PeripheralsComputer Security
Michael Meyers, MCP, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+ (Houston, TX), is one of the industry's leading authorities on CompTIA certification. He is the president and founder and Total Seminars, LLC, a major provider of PC and network repair seminars for thousands of organizations including IBM, Lucent Technologies, GE, the FBI, the FAA and the United Nations. Mike is the best-selling author of the A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide.
Chapter 1: The Path of the PC Tech Chapter 2: Operational Procedures Chapter 3: The Visible Computer Chapter 4: CPUs Chapter 5: RAM Chapter 6: BIOS Chapter 7: Motherboards Chapter 8: Power Supplies Chapter 9: Hard Drive Technologies Chapter 10: Implementing Hard Drives Chapter 11: Essential Peripherals Chapter 12: Building a PC Chapter 13: Windows Under the Hood Chapter 14: Users, Groups, and Permissions Chapter 15: Maintaining and Optimizing Operating Systems Chapter 16: Working with the Command-Line Interface Chapter 17: Troubleshooting Operating Systems Chapter 18: Virtualization Chapter 19: Display Technologies Chapter 20: Essentials of Networking Chapter 21: Local Area Networking Chapter 22: Wireless Networking Chapter 23: The Internet Chapter 24: Portable Computing Chapter 25: Understanding Mobile Devices Chapter 26: Care and Feeding of Mobile Devices Chapter 27: Printers and Multifunction Devices Chapter 28: Securing Computers