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The A+ 220-1001 and A+ 220-1002 exams We at CertBlaster are cornerstone funding partners of the A+ certification program, having been involved since the inception of the first exam. Members of the CertBlaster team has been on CompTIA advisory boards, executive committees, and design committees, and has provided Subject Matter Experts[…] Read more »

Published September 25, 2018 in A+ 220-1001A+ 220-1002CompTIALearning resourcesUncategorized

Difference between the new A+ 220-1002 and the CompTIA A+ 220-902 certification First about the exam number: At the time we are writing this we have reasons to believe that 220-1002 will be the exam number that will be replacing 220-902. However, this is early enough that things could change in[…] Read more »

Published May 25, 2018 in A+ 220-1001A+ 220-1002A+ 220-901 & 220-902

Difference between the new A+ 220-1001 and the CompTIA A+ 220-901 certification First, about the exam number, 220-1001 is the exam number replacing 220-901. The new exam also gets a name and that is Core 1. A+ being an entry-level certification, it is a rather wider than deep credential. It is to some[…] Read more »

Published April 24, 2018 in AA+ 220-1001A+ 220-901 & 220-902

New A+ certification exam objectives will be released in 2019 It is that time in the CompTIA certification cycle where it is time to update the A+ 220-901 and 220-902 exams. We are looking at a release early 2019 possibly in January for the new A+ certification exam. Click here for our[…] Read more »

Published April 18, 2018 in A+ BundleCompTIA

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.5 – Given a scenario, explain the troubleshooting theory Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 5.5 5.5 Given a scenario, explain the troubleshooting theory. Always[…] Read more »

Published July 5, 2017 in A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.3 – Summarize the process of addressing prohibited content/activity, and explain privacy, licensing, and policy concepts – Part 2 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part 2[…] Read more »

Published June 26, 2017 in A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.3 – Summarize the process of addressing prohibited content/activity, and explain privacy, licensing, and policy concepts – Part 1 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part 1[…] Read more »

Published June 22, 2017 in A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.2 – Given a scenario with potential environmental impacts, apply the appropriate controls – Part 2 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part 2 of 2 of[…] Read more »

Published June 19, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.2 – Given a scenario with potential environmental impacts, apply the appropriate controls – Part 1 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part 1 of 2 of[…] Read more »

Published June 15, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902CertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.1 – Given a scenario, use appropriate safety procedures – Part 2 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part 2 of 2 of CompTIA A+ Objective 5.1[…] Read more »

Published June 12, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902CompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 5.1 – Given a scenario, use appropriate safety procedures – Part 1 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part 1 of 2 of CompTIA A+ Objective 5.1 Detailed[…] Read more »

Published June 8, 2017 in A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.4 – Given a scenario, troubleshoot common mobile OS and application security issues with appropriate tools – Part 2 of 2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page This is Part[…] Read more »

Published May 31, 2017 in A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.4 – Given a scenario, troubleshoot common mobile OS and application security issues with appropriate tools Part 1/2 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+[…] Read more »

Published May 23, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam ObjectivesLearning resources

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.3 – Given a scenario, troubleshoot mobile OS and application issues with appropriate tools Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 4.3 4.3 Given a[…] Read more »

Published May 16, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.2 – Given a scenario, troubleshoot common PC security issues with appropriate tools and best practices – Part 2 Part 1 – Covers “Common Symptoms” up until “Tools” Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the[…] Read more »

Published May 12, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.2 - Given a scenario, troubleshoot common PC security issues with appropriate tools and best practices – Part 1 This is Part 1, Part 2 – Will cover everything from “Tools” and on Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams[…] Read more »

Published May 9, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.1 – Given a scenario, troubleshoot PC operating system problems with appropriate tools Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Part 2 of 2 - Covers “Tools” – Click here for Part 1 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed[…] Read more »

Published April 25, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIA

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 4.1 – Given a scenario, troubleshoot PC operating system problems with appropriate tools - Part 1 Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Part 2 - Covers “Tools” - Click here for Part 2 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes[…] Read more »

Published April 20, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.7 – Given a scenario, secure SOHO wireless and wired networks Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.7 3.7 Given a scenario, secure SOHO wireless[…] Read more »

Published April 11, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.6 – Given a scenario, use appropriate data destruction and disposal methods Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.6 3.6 Given a scenario, use appropriate[…] Read more »

Published April 7, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902CertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.5 – Compare and contrast various methods for securing mobile devices Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.5 3.5 Compare and contrast various methods for[…] Read more »

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

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.4 – Given a scenario, deploy and enforce security best practices to secure a workstation Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.4 3.4[…] Read more »

Published March 30, 2017 in A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.3 –Compare and contrast differences of basic Windows OS security settings Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page 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 3.3 3.3 Compare and contrast differences of[…] Read more »

Published March 27, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.2 – Compare and contrast common prevention methods Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.2 3.2 Compare and contrast common prevention methods. Physical security Lock doors Mantrap Cable[…] Read more »

Published March 20, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 3.1 –Identify common security threats and vulnerabilities Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.1 3.1 Identify common security threats and vulnerabilities. Malware Spyware Viruses Worms Trojans Rootkits Ransomware Phishing Spear phishing Spoofing Social engineering Shoulder surfing Zero[…] Read more »

Published March 15, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.7 –Summarize methods and data related to mobile device synchronization Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.7 2.7 Summarize methods and data related to[…] Read more »

Published March 13, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.6 –-Install and configure basic mobile device network connectivity and email Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.6 2.6 Install and configure basic mobile[…] Read more »

Published March 10, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.5 Identify basic features of mobile operating systems Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.5 2.5 Identify basic features of mobile operating systems Android[…] Read more »

Published March 8, 2017 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.4 Summarize the properties and purpose of services provided by networked hosts Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.2 2.4 Summarize the properties[…] Read more »

Published March 6, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.3 – Identify basic cloud concepts Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.3 2.3 Identify basic cloud concepts. SaaS IaaS PaaS Public vs. Private vs. Hybrid vs.[…] Read more »

Published March 3, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIA

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.2 - Given a scenario, setup and use client-side virtualization Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.2 2.2 Given a scenario, setup and use[…] Read more »

Published March 1, 2017 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 2.1: Identify common features and functionality of the Mac OS and Linux operating systems Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 2.1 2.1 Identify[…] Read more »

Published February 23, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.7: Perform common preventive maintenance procedures using the appropriate Windows OS tools Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 1.7 1.7 Perform common preventive[…] Read more »

Published February 22, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.6: Given a scenario, install and configure Windows networking on a client/desktop Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 1.6 1.6 Given a scenario,[…] Read more »

Published February 21, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.4: Given a scenario, use appropriate Microsoft operating system features and tools (Part 2 of 2) Click here for more info about our A+ Practice Test Bundle for A+ Exams 220-901 & 220-902 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective[…] Read more »

Published February 9, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-901 sub-objective 1.5: Install and configure storage devices and use appropriate media 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 1.5 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 1.5 Install and configure storage devices[…] Read more »

Published February 8, 2017 in A+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.5: Given a scenario, use Windows Control Panel utilities 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 1.5 1.5 Given a scenario, use Windows Control Panel utilities. > Internet Options Connections Security General Privacy Programs Advanced Display/Display Settings Resolution Color depth Refresh[…] Read more »

Published February 2, 2017 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.4: Given a scenario, use appropriate Microsoft operating system features and tools (Part 1/2) Click here for Part 2/2 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 1.4: 1.4 Given a scenario, use appropriate Microsoft operating system features and tools. Click here[…] Read more »

Published January 18, 2017 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIAExam Objectives

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.3: Given a scenario, apply appropriate Microsoft command line tools Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page 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[…] Read more »

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

CompTIA A+ Exam 220-902 sub-objective 1.2: Given a scenario, install Windows PC operating systems using appropriate methods Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page 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,[…] 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) Click here for Part 1/2 Back to the main 902 ExamNotes page 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,[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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,[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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 >[…] 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 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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[…] Read more »

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

Given a scenario, use appropriate laptop features: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.3 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page Detailed (and official) description of CompTIA A+ sub-objective 3.3: 3.3 Given a scenario, use appropriate laptop features. > Special function keys - Dual displays - Wireless (on/off) - Cellular (on/off) - Volume settings - Screen brightness - Bluetooth (on/off) -[…] Read more »

Published November 9, 2016 in AA+ 220-901 & 220-902A+ BundleCertBlaster Test EngineCompTIA

Explain the function of components within the display of a laptop: CompTIA A+ 220-901 sub-objective 3.2 Back to the main 901 ExamNotes page 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 OLED Wi-Fi antenna connector/placement Webcam Microphone Inverter Digitizer Click here for[…] Read more »

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

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