Chapter 9. Configuring Windows

This chapter covers the following A+ exam topics:

Windows User Interfaces

System Tools and Utilities

Files, File Systems, and Disks

You can find a master list of A+ exam topics in the “Introduction.”

This chapter covers CompTIA A+ 220-802 objectives 1.1 through 1.5.

So, the computer is built, and Windows is installed; now it’s time to configure the operating system! This chapter covers Windows user interfaces, system tools, utilities, and describes how to manage files and disks. Our focus is on Windows 7, but we also discuss Windows Vista and Windows XP. However, this time, instead of breaking the sections up by the operating system, this chapter merges Windows 7, Vista, and XP together by topic. Because ...

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