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A+ (220-901) Series

A+ (220-901) Series

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A+ (220-901) Series

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12 Hours of Interactive Training

LearnKey's A+ (220-901) Series include the four domains that are covered in exam 220-901. This series thoroughly covers the objectives in each domain and will prepare students for A+ exam 220-901. These domains include: Domain 1: Hardware Domain 2: Networking Domain 3: Mobile Devices Domain 4: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting ____________________________________________________ Included with the purchase of this series is a project workbook. With over 140 pages of practice exercises consisting of hands-on labs, conceptual design exercises, and troubleshooting exercises, all with the purpose of sharpening your skills in preparation for the A+ 220-901 exam. The workbook maps directly to the video portion of this series, making it easy for you to get the right kind of training and practice for each exam objective.

  • Gain the skills and confidence required to successfully obtain your A+ certification
  • Interactive labs and hundreds of pre/post test questions
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A+ (220-901) Domain 1: Hardware Course
Session 1

Section A: Introduction to A+

  • A+

Section B: The BIOS

  • Examine the BIOS on a PC
  • BIOS Tour
  • BIOS Configurations
  • BIOS Diagnostics and Monitoring
  • BIOS Flash Update
  • Solve a BIOS Issue

Section C: Everything about Motherboards

  • Motherboard Sizes
  • Expansion Slots
  • Slots and Sockets
  • Chipsets
  • CMOS Battery
  • Power Connectors
  • Fan Connectors
  • Front/Top Panel Connectors
  • Bus Speeds

Section D: RAM Features

  • RAM Types
  • RAM Characteristics
  • RAM Compatibility

Section E: Install and Configure Expansion Cards

  • Obtain Drivers for Expansion Cards
  • Add a Video Card and Sound Card
  • Add a Network Card
  • Other Expansion Cards

Section F: Storage Devices

  • Install an Optical Drive
  • Magnetic Hard Drives
  • Hot Swappable Drives
  • Solid-State Drives
  • RAID Types
  • Tape Drive
  • Media Capacity

Section G: CPUs and Cooling

  • Socket Types
  • CPU Characteristics
  • CPU Cooling

Section H: PC Connection Interfaces

  • Physical Connections
  • Audio, Video, and Network Connections
  • Wireless Connections
  • Interface Characteristics

Section I: Install a Power Supply

  • Power Supply Connector Types
  • Power Supply Specifications

Section J: Custom PC Configurations

  • Choosing a Workstation

Section K: Display Devices

  • Types of Displays
  • Refresh Rates
  • Resolution
  • Brightness
  • Analog vs. Digital
  • Privacy/Anti-Glare Filters
  • Multiple Displays
  • Aspect Ratios

Section L: PC Connector Types

  • Display Connector Types
  • Display Cable Types
  • Device Cables and Connectors
  • Adapters and Converters

Section M: Peripheral Devices

  • Input Devices
  • Output Devices
  • Input and Output Devices

Section N: Install Printers

  • Add Printer Drivers
  • Share Printers
  • Remote Printing
  • Share Devices

Section O: Printer Technologies and Processes

  • Printers Overview
  • Laser Printer Parts
  • Laser Printer Process
  • Inkjet Printer Processes
  • Thermal Printer Processes
  • Impact Printer Processes
  • Virtual Printers

Section P: Printer Maintenance

  • Laser Printer Maintenance
  • Thermal Printer Maintenance
  • Impact Printer Maintenance
  • Inkjet Printer Maintenance

A+ (220-901) Domain 3: Mobile Devices Course
Session 1

Section A: Mobile Devices

  • Introduction to Mobile Devices

Section B: Install and Configure Laptop Hardware

  • Expansion Options
  • Install Memory
  • Install a Hard Drive
  • Other Installations

Section C: Laptop Display Components

  • Mobile Display Types
  • Media Components
  • Mobile Device Microphones
  • Inverters and Digitizers

Section D: Laptop Features

  • Function Keys
  • Docking Station
  • Rotating/Removable Screens

Section E: Other Mobile Devices

  • Tablets, Phablets, and Smartphones
  • Mobile Device Gestures
  • Wearable Devices
  • GPS

Section F: Mobile Connections and Accessories

  • Mobile Device Connection Types
  • Mobile Device Accessories

A+ (220-901) Domain 4: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting Course
Session 1

Section A: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting Introduction

Section B: Common Hardware Problems

  • Hardware Problems
  • Startup Problems
  • Startup Connector Problems
  • POST Problems
  • Common PC Problems
  • Problems on a Running Machine
  • Troubleshooting Fans
  • Tools for Hardware Problems
  • Computer Tools
  • Temperature Monitoring Software

Section C: Common Hard Drive Problems

  • Single Hard Drive Symptoms
  • RAID Problems
  • Hard Drive Tools
  • Recycle Bin
  • File History
  • Defragment Drive

Section D: Common Display Problems

  • Troubleshooting Monitors

Section E: Network Problems

  • Connectivity Problems
  • Speed Problems
  • Hardware Tools

Section F: Command Line Tools

  • PING Command
  • Output PING to a Text File
  • IPCONFIG Command
  • TRACERT Command
  • NETSTAT Command
  • NBTSTAT Command
  • NET Command
  • NETDOM Command
  • NSLOOKUP Command

Section G: Mobile Device Problems

  • Mobile Display Problems
  • Video Problems
  • Mobile Power Problems
  • Mobile Connectivity Problems
  • Mobile Performance Problems
  • Disassembling Processes

Section H: Troubleshooting Printers

  • Physical Printing Problems
  • Printing Paper Problems
  • Software Printing Problems
  • Printer Tools

Section I: Test Prep Tips

  • Study Tips
  • Acronyms
  • Test-Taking Tips

A+ (220-901) Domain 2: Networking Course
Session 1

Section A: Networking

  • Introduction to Networking

Section B: Network Cables and Connectors

  • Introduction to Cables
  • Twisted-Pair Cables
  • Crossover and Coaxial Cables

Section C: Cable and Connector Characteristics

  • Fiber Characteristics
  • Twisted-Pair Characteristics
  • Coaxial Characteristics

Section D: TCP/IP Properties and Characteristics

  • IPv4 vs. IPv6
  • Binary and Decimal
  • IPv6 Addresses
  • Public and Private IP Addresses
  • Static vs. Dynamic
  • Client-Side DNS and DHCP Settings
  • Subnet Masks
  • Subnet Classes
  • CIDR
  • Gateway

Section E: TCP and UDP

  • Ports
  • File Transfer and Encryption Ports
  • Remote Connectivity Ports
  • Email Ports
  • Protocols
  • TCP and UDP Differences

Section F: Wi-Fi Networking

  • Wi-Fi Standards
  • Wi-Fi Encryption Types

Section G: Install a SOHO Router

  • Configure Channels
  • Port Forwarding
  • Port Triggering
  • Set DHCP Role
  • Configure DMZ
  • Set NAT
  • Set QoS
  • Update Firmware
  • Configure UPnP

Section H: Internet and Network Types

  • Internet Connection Types
  • Fiber and Satellite
  • ISDN and Cellular
  • Tethering and Mobile Hotspots
  • Create a Mobile Hotspot
  • Network Types

Section I: Network Architecture Devices

  • Hubs, Switches, and Routers
  • Access Points and Modems
  • Bridges
  • Firewall
  • Patch Panel
  • Repeaters and Extenders
  • Ethernet and Power

Section J: Networking Tools

  • Cable Tools
  • Tone Generator and Probe
  • Wi-Fi Analyzer