EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals
Search
A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - Package

A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - Package - 4th edition

ISBN13: 978-0619244729

Cover of A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - Package 4TH 03 (ISBN 978-0619244729)
ISBN13: 978-0619244729
ISBN10: 0619244720
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 03
Publisher: Course Technology, Inc.
Published: 2003
International: No

List price: $217.50

A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - Package - 4TH 03 edition

ISBN13: 978-0619244729

Jean Andrews

ISBN13: 978-0619244729
ISBN10: 0619244720
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 03
Publisher: Course Technology, Inc.

Published: 2003
International: No
Summary

The A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC, Comprehensive, Fourth Edition has been thoroughly updated for today's technology and is written by an instructor expressly for the classroom. This text is designed to be the most complete, step-by-step book available for learning the fundamentals of supporting and troubleshooting computer hardware and software. This guide maps fully to the 2003 A+ Core Hardware and OS Technologies certification exams.

Features

  • Maps completely to CompTIA's 2003 A+ exams and is CAQC approved
  • A+ certification icons highlight all of the material related to exam objectives and note both the exam and the objective number. An A+ Table of Contents provides a quick reference to all exam material
  • Contains two full chapters on Windows XP covers current technologies, including P4, Itanium chips, wireless networking, DSL/Cable modems, printers, notebooks, PDAs.
  • Written by an instructor expressly for the learning in the classroom or effective self-study
  • Includes extensive pedagogical features, including review questions and hands-on projects which allow students to practice skills as they are learned

Table of Contents

1. Introducing Hardware

2. How Hardware and Software Work Together

3. Understanding the Boot Process and Command Line

4. Electricity and Power Supplies

5. The Motherboard

6. Managing Memory

7. Floppy Drives

8. Understanding and Installing Hard Drives

9. Optimizing and Protecting Hard Drives

10. Supporting I/O Devices

11. Multimedia Devices and Mass Storage

12. Supporting Windows 9x

13. Understanding and Installing Windows 2000 and Windows NT

14. Managing and Troubleshooting Windows 2000

15. Installing and Using Windows XP Professional

16. Managing and Supporting Windows XP

17. Supporting Modems

18. PCs on a Network

19. PCs on the Internet

20. Notebooks and PDAs

21. Supporting Printers

22. All About SCSI

23. Purchasing a PC or Building Your Own

24. Troubleshooting and Maintenance Fundamentals

Appendices

A: Error Messages and Their Meanings

B: ASCII Character Set and Ansi.sys

C: The Hexadecimal Number System and Memory Addressing

D: The Professional PC Technician

E: Introducing Linux