A+ Certification - Accelerated v10

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official CompTIA Curriculum
Code AG260

This course has been retired in favour of the newer v11 course.

Modules

Course Topics: (48 topics)

  • PC Functions and Components
  • Tools and Equipment
  • BIOS
  • BIOS/CMOS Settings
  • System Resources
  • Cleaning and Preventative Maintenance
  • Environmental Issues
  • High Voltage Equipment
  • Disposal and Handling
  • ESD
  • Field Replaceable Units
  • IDE Devices
  • SCSI Devices
  • Peripheral Devices
  • Troubleshooting and Optimization
  • Processors
  • Memory
  • Motherboard Architecture
  • Printer Types
  • Printer Connections, Configuration and Troubleshooting
  • Portable computers
  • Network Concepts
  • Network Cards and Cables
  • Networking Standards
  • Customer Service Techniques
  • Operating System Basics
  • Introduction to Windows 98
  • Installing Windows 98
  • The Windows 98 Boot Process
  • Navigating Windows 98
  • Windows File and Disk Management
  • Running Applications in Windows 98
  • Configuring Windows 98
  • Windows 98 Printing
  • Networking the Operating System
  • Windows Me
  • Overview of Windows NT and Windows 2000
  • Installing Windows 2000
  • The Windows 2000 Boot Process
  • Configuring Windows 2000
  • Disk and Storage Management
  • Managing Users and Groups
  • Windows 2000 Security
  • Troubleshooting Windows 2000
  • Installing and Deploying Windows XP
  • Configuring Windows XP
  • Remote Management
  • Internet Overview

Prerequisites

The course is intended for students who already have extensive knowledge of PC components and applications or experience of supporting PCs This is the essential foundation course for experienced PC support professionals wishing to achieve certification or for those people wishing to install, maintain and troubleshoot PC installations. This course will provide the information for students wishing to take and pass both A+ Certification Core Hardware core and Operating System Technologies exams.

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