9780619130626

Enhanced A+ Guide to Managing and Maintaining Your PC Comprehensive

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  • ISBN13:

    9780619130626

  • ISBN10:

    0619130628

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 4/19/2002
  • Publisher: Course Technology
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Table of Contents

Table Of Contents
v
Introduction xv
How Computers Work
1(62)
How Software and Hardware Work Together
63(46)
The System Board
109(68)
Understanding and Managing Memory
177(60)
Floppy Drives
237(40)
Introduction to Hard Drives
277(62)
Hard Drive Installation and Support
339(60)
Troubleshooting Fundamentals
399(46)
Supporting I/O Devices
445(66)
Multimedia Technology
511(44)
Electricity and Power Supplies
555(44)
Supporting Windows 9x
599(66)
Understanding and Supporting Windows NT Workstation
665(70)
Supporting Windows 2000 Professional
735(44)
Purchasing a PC or Building Your Own
779(58)
Communicating over Phone Lines
837(58)
Networking Fundamentals and the Internet
895(92)
Printers and Notebook Computers
987(40)
Viruses, Disaster Recovery, and a Maintenance Plan That Works
1027(42)
The Professional PC Technician
1069
Glossary 1(1)
Index 1(60)
Introduction iv
Supporting Windows XP Professional
1(44)
Features of Windows XP
2(1)
The Windows XP Architecture
3(1)
Installing Windows XP
4(15)
Planning the Installation
4(1)
Minimum Requirements and Hardware Compatibility
5(1)
Hard Drive Partitions and File Systems
6(1)
Joining a Workgroup or a Domain
7(1)
Upgrade or Clan Install
8(1)
Final Checklist
8(1)
Installation Process
9(4)
Setting Up a Dual Boot
13(2)
After the Installation
15(1)
Product Activation
15(1)
Transferring the user Files and Preferences to a New PC
16(1)
Preparing for Later Problems with the OS
17(2)
Using Windows XP
19(6)
Customizing the Windows XP Desktop
20(1)
Managing Shortcuts
21(1)
Windows XP Taskbar and System Tray
22(1)
Managing Audio and Video
23(1)
Multiple Logins and Remote Assistance
24(1)
Installing Hardware and Applications
25(6)
Installing Hardware
25(1)
Using Device Manager
26(2)
Installing Applications
28(1)
Installing Legacy Software
29(2)
Troubleshooting the Boot Process
31(6)
System Restore
32(2)
Windows XP Startup Disk
34(1)
Automated System Recovery
35(2)
Other Maintenance and Troubleshooting Tools
37(3)
Windows Update
37(1)
Dr. Watson
38(1)
Registry Editor
39(1)
Administrative Tools
39(1)
Chapter Summary
40(1)
Key Terms
41(1)
Review Questions
42(1)
Hands-on Projects
43(1)
Case Project
44(1)
Understanding and Supporting Windows XP
45(16)
Lab 21.1 Allow Two Users to Log on Simultaneously
46(1)
Objectives
46(3)
Materials Required
46(1)
Activity Background
46(1)
Activity
46(2)
Review Questions
48(1)
Lab 21.2 Restore the State System
49(4)
Objectives
49(1)
Materials Required
49(1)
Activity Background
49(1)
Activity
50(2)
Review Questions
52(1)
Lab 21.3 Install Recovery Console as an Option on the Startup Menu
53(1)
Objectives
53(3)
Materials Required
53(1)
Activity Background
54(1)
Activity
54(1)
Review Questions
55(1)
Lab 21.4 Use Recovery Console to Copy Files
56(2)
Objectives
56(1)
Materials Required
56(1)
Activity Background
56(1)
Activity
57(1)
Review Questions
57(1)
Lab 21.5 Monitor the Memory Counter
58(3)
Objectives
58(1)
Materials Required
58(1)
Activity Background
59(1)
Activity
59(2)
Review Questions
61

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