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A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - With CD

A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - With CD - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-1435497788

Cover of A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - With CD 7TH 10 (ISBN 978-1435497788)
ISBN13: 978-1435497788
ISBN10: 1435497783
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 10
Publisher: Course Technology, Inc.
Published: 2010
International: No

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A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC - With CD - 7TH 10 edition

ISBN13: 978-1435497788

Jean Andrews

ISBN13: 978-1435497788
ISBN10: 1435497783
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 10
Publisher: Course Technology, Inc.

Published: 2010
International: No
Summary

Written by best-selling author and instructor Jean Andrews, this edition maps fully to CompTIA's new 2009 A+ Exam objectives. This full-color guide is designed to be the most complete, step-by-step book available for learning the fundamentals of supporting and troubleshooting computer hardware and software. Video clips are available on the accompanying CD so readers can watch the author bring concepts and technical topics to life via live demonstrations.

Author Bio

Jean Andrews has more than 30 years of experience in the computer industry, including more than 13 years in the college classroom. She has worked in a variety of businesses and corporations designing, writing, and supporting application software; managing a PC repair help desk; and troubleshooting wide area networks. She has written numerous books on software, hardware, and the Internet, including the bestselling A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC, A+ Guide to Hardware: Managing, Maintaining and Troubleshooting, and A+ Guide to Software: Managing, Maintaining and Troubleshooting. Jean lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

Table of Contents

1. Introducing Hardware.
2. Introducing Operating Systems.
3. Working with People in a Technical World.
4. Form Factors and Power Supplies.
5. All about Motherboards.
6. Supporting Processors.
7. Upgrading Memory.
8. Supporting Hard Drives.
9. Installing and Supporting I/O devices.
10. Multimedia Devices and Mass Storage.
11.PC Maintenance and Troubleshooting Strategies.
12. Installing Windows.
13. Maintaining Windows.
14. Optimizing Windows.
15. Tools for Solving Windows Problems.
16. Fixing Windows Problems.
17. Networking Essentials.
18. Networking Practices.
19. Security Essentials.
20. Security Practices.
21. Supporting Notebooks.
22. Supporting Printers.
Appendices:
A.CompTIA A+ Acronyms.
B. Keystroke Shortcuts in Windows.

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