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Written by best-selling PC repair author and educator Jean Andrews, the fifth edition of A+ Guide to Hardware: Managing, Maintaining, and Troubleshooting maps fully to CompTIA's 2009 A+ Exam objectives. This full-color guide is the most complete, step-by-step book available for learning the fundamentals of supporting and troubleshooting computer hardware. At the same time, it prepares readers to successfully pass the A+ 220-701 and 220-702 exams. The new edition is formatted to support any teaching or learning style and course format, featuring an essentials-to-practical organization within each chapter and inclusion of tabs distinguishing exam content. Further content and live demonstrations with Jean Andrews are available on the accompanying CD, making this new edition a total solution for hardware maintenance and repair.
Table of Contents
|Form Factors and Power Supplies|
|All about Motherboards|
|Supporting Hard Drives|
|Installing and Supporting I/O devices|
|Multimedia Devices and Mass Storage|
|PC Maintenance and Troubleshooting Strategies|
|CompTIA A+ Acronyms|
|Keystroke Shortcuts in Windows|
|CD Resource Contents: Video Clips|
|CertBlaster Exam Preparation Software|
|PC Repair FAQs. eGlossary|
|CompTIA A+ 2009 Mapping Grids|
|Appendices: ASCII Character and Set and Ansi.sys|
|Behind the Scenes with DEBUG|
|Calculating Drive Capacity on Older Drives|
|Electricity and Multimeters|
|How an OS Uses System Resources|
|Installations Using Legacy BIOS|
|Introducing the Mac OS|
|Supporting SCSI and Legacy Devices|
|Supporting Windows 9X/ME|
|The Hexadecimal Number System and Memory Addressing|
|Windows 9x Me Commands and Startup Disk|
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