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CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.3: Given a scenario, apply appropriate Microsoft command line tools Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 1.3: 1.3 Given a scenario, apply appropriate Microsoft command line tools. TASKKILL BOOTREC SHUTDOWN TASKLIST MD RD CD DEL FORMAT COPY XCOPY ROBOCOPY DISKPART SFC CHKDSK GPUPDATE GPRESULT DIR EXIT HELP EXTRACT [command name] /? Commands[…] Read more »

Published January 9, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

CompTIA Security+ practice test for SY0-501 Click Here for more info about our Security+ Practice Tests for Exam SY0-401 This is an exam that will be coming out this year and we are getting ready because we want to release our CertBlaster for Security+ SY0-501 as the exam goes live at the[…] Read more »

Published January 8, 2017 in CertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesSecurity+ SY0-401Security+ SY0-501

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.2: Given a scenario, install Windows PC operating systems using appropriate methods Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 1.2: 1.2 Given a scenario, install Windows PC operating systems using[…] Read more »

Published January 5, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.1: Compare and contrast various features and requirements of Microsoft Operating Systems (Part 2/2) Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 1.1: 1.1 Compare and contrast various features and requirements of Microsoft Operating Systems (Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1) Click here for more info[…] Read more »

Published January 3, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

Given a scenario, troubleshoot printers with appropriate tools: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 4.6 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.6: 4.6 Given a scenario, troubleshoot printers with appropriate tools. Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Common symptoms Streaks Faded prints Ghost images Toner[…] Read more »

Published December 6, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesJust Added

Given a scenario, troubleshoot and repair common mobile device issues while adhering to the appropriate procedure: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 4.5 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.5: 4.5 Given a scenario, troubleshoot and repair common mobile device issues while adhering to the appropriate procedures. Click here for more[…] Read more »

Published December 1, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Given a scenario, troubleshoot wired and wireless networks with appropriate tools: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 4.4 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.4: Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 4.4 Given a scenario, troubleshoot wired and wireless networks with[…] Read more »

Published November 23, 2016 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Given a scenario, troubleshoot common video, projector and display issues: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 4.3 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.3: 4.3 Given a scenario, troubleshoot common video, projector and display issues. Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 &[…] Read more »

Published November 21, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Given a scenario, troubleshoot hard drives and RAID arrays with appropriate tools: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 4.2 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.2: 4.2 Given a scenario, troubleshoot hard drives and RAID arrays with appropriate tools. Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for[…] Read more »

Published November 21, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Given a scenario, troubleshoot common problems related to motherboards, RAM, CPU and power with appropriate tools: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 4.1 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.1: Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 4.1 Given a scenario, troubleshoot[…] Read more »

Published November 16, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

What should you expect of a CompTIA A+ Practice Test? First is First: The Exam Objectives This includes two “firsts” (can you really have more than one first?):The first commandment in our Ten Commandments to IT Cert Prep.First comes the exam objectives as there can’t be a meaningful A+ practice without first[…] Read more »

Published November 14, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Compare and contrast accessories & parts of mobile devices: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.5 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.5: 3.5 Compare and contrast accessories & parts of mobile devices. > Connection types - NFC - Proprietary vendor specific ports (communication /power) - MicroUSB/miniUSB - Bluetooth - IR - Hotspot/tethering > Accessories - Headsets - Speakers - Game pad - Docking[…] Read more »

Published November 10, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Explain the characteristics of various types of other mobile devices: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.4 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.4: 3.4 Explain the characteristics of various types of other mobile devices. > Tablets > Smart phones > Wearable technology devices - Smart watches - Fitness Monitors - Glasses and headsets > Phablets > e-Reader > Smart camera >[…] Read more »

Published November 9, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Explain the function of components within the display of a laptop: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.2 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.2: 3.2 Explain the function of components within the display of a laptop.Types LCD TTL vs. IPS Fluorescent vs. LED backlighting OLEDWi-Fi antenna connector/placement Webcam Microphone Inverter Digitizer Click here for more info about our A+ Practice[…] Read more »

Published November 3, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Install and configure laptop hardware and components: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.1 – Part 2 of 2 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.1: 3.1 Install and configure laptop hardware and components.As this sub-objective covers a lot of ground we decided to break thos post up in a Part I[…] Read more »

Published November 1, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Install and configure laptop hardware and components: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.1 – Part 1 of 2 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.1: 3.1 Install and configure laptop hardware and components. The items in blue font are covered in Part I of this post and the ones in red font[…] Read more »

Published October 25, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Given a scenario, use appropriate networking tools: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.9 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.9: 2.9 Given a scenario, use appropriate networking tools. - Crimper - Cable stripper - Multimeter - Tone generator & probe - Cable tester - Loopback plug - Punchdown tool - WiFi analyzer Click here for more info about our A+[…] Read more »

Published October 19, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902CertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Compare and contrast architecture devices, their functions, and features: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.8 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.8 A+ Sub-objective 2.8: "Compare and contrast network architecture devices, their functions, and features" > Hub > Switch > Router > Access point > Bridge > Modem > Firewall > Patch panel > Repeaters/extenders > Ethernet over Power > Power over[…] Read more »

Published October 12, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Compare and contrast Internet connection types, network types, and their features: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.7 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.7 2.7 Compare and contrast Internet connection types, network types, and their features.> Internet Connection Types Cable DSL Dial-up Fiber Satellite ISDN Cellular Tethering Mobile hotspot Line of sight wireless internet service> Network Types LAN WAN PAN MAN Click here[…] Read more »

Published October 5, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

Given a scenario, install and configure SOHO wireless/wired router and apply appropriate settings: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.6 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.6 Sub objective 2.6: "Given a scenario, install and configure SOHO wireless/wired router and apply appropriate settings"> Channels > Port forwarding, port triggering > DHCP (on/off) > DMZ > NAT[…] Read more »

Published October 4, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam Objectives

Compare and contrast various WiFi networking standards and encryption types: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.5 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.5 Sub Objective 2.5 “Compare and contrast various WiFi networking standards and encryption types”> Standards - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac - Speeds, distances and frequencies> Encryption types - WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AESIn this[…] Read more »

Published September 26, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Explain common TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purpose: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.4 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.4 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 2.4 Explain common TCP and UDP ports, protocols, and their purpose.>Ports -[…] Read more »

Published September 20, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Identify the various types of network cables and connectors: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 2.1 Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.1 Sub-Objective 2.1: “Identify the various types of network cables and connectors”> Fiber - Connectors: SC, ST and LC> Twisted Pair - Connectors: RJ-11, RJ-45> Wiring standards: T568A, T568B - Coaxial - Connectors:[…] Read more »

Published September 8, 2016 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

Install SOHO multifunction device / printers and configure appropriate settings: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 1.13 First and foremost we have to say it even if you already know it: SOHO stands for Small Office - Home Office (a growing trend these days). Here are the details of A+ Hardware 1.0 sub-objective[…] Read more »

Published August 30, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

PC connection interfaces: A+ 901 sub-objective 1.7 USB Connectors There are various PC connection interfaces and here we are starting with the physical connections. In this category USB has the largest share of the market due to its ease of use and device compatibility. Here is a quick breakdown of the evolution[…] Read more »

Published July 29, 2016 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam Objectives

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