Mapping directly to the Web-based course, this guide includes hands-on exercises to help students prepare for both CompTIA A+ certification exams. The Lab Companion covers all the topics and objectives of the A+ exam and gives students hands-on practice in installing, configuring, upgrading, troubleshooting, and repairing microcomputer hardware.
Table of Contents
Lab 1. Information Technology Basics. Lab 2. How Computers Work. Lab 3. Assembling a Computer. Lab 4. Operating System Fundamentals. Lab 5. Windows 9X Operating Systems. Lab 6. Adding Multimedia Capabilities. Lab 7. Windows NT/2000/XP Operating Systems. Lab 8. Networking Fundamentals. Lab 9. Printers and Printing. Lab 10. Preventive Maintenance. Lab 11. Troubleshooting PC Hardware. Lab 12. Troubleshooting Software. Appendix A. IT Professional. Appendix B. A+ Certification Exam Review.