CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101)

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35+ Hours of Video Instruction

Overview

More than 35 hours of video instruction covering all topics on the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) exam.

Overview

CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) Complete Video Course (Video Training) features 35 hours of video training that serves as your complete resource to get exam ready for the updated CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) exam. The course acts as a full study resource so you can gain a solid understanding of A+ skills. David L. Prowse provides a hands-on approach to learning, covering all objectives in the exam but also going deeper with demos and labs--both live-action hardware and virtual software--so you can see in real time how to troubleshoot and fix real hardware, software, and network problems.

CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) Complete Video Course (Video Training) contains 32 lessons that start with an overview of mobile devices, networking, hardware, and software analysis, including storage devices, CPUs, motherboards, add-ons, printers, etc., before covering virtualization, cloud computing, hardware, and network troubleshooting.
While other courses teach with slides only, best-selling author David L. Prowse gives you the real-world training you need by

  • Examining hands-on configuration labs in real time
  • Exploring troubleshooting techniques: highlighting how to determine and then fix common problems that you’ll find on the exam and in your work
  • Building a computer live on camera so you can see first-hand how to accomplish this key task

Topics include

  • Module 1: Mobile Devices
  • Module 2: Networking
  • Module 3: Hardware
  • Module 4: Virtualization and Cloud Computing
  • Module 5: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

About the Instructor

David L. Prowse is an author, technical trainer, and technology problem solver. His titles for Pearson include previous editions of the CompTIA A+ Exam Cram, CompTIA A+ Complete Video Course, and CompTIA A+ Practice Questions. He supports his products and answers questions at his website: https://dprocomputer.com.

Skill Level

Intermediate to Advanced

Learn How To

  • Install and configure laptop hardware
  • Compare, contrast, connect, and configure mobile devices
  • Troubleshoot motherboards, CPUs, RAM, hard drives, RAID arrays, video, and mobile devices
  • Use network tools such as twisted-pair cabling and testing tools, patch cable, loopback cables, and Wi-Fi analyzers
  • Configure networking: IPv4, IPv6, subnet masks, VLAN, etc.

Who Should Take This Course

  • Anyone looking to pass the CompTIA exam
  • Anyone interested in entering the IT field
  • Current computer technicians, help desk technicians, and LAN support specialists

About Pearson Video Training:

Pearson publishes expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. These professional and personal technology videos feature world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, Pearson IT Certification, Sams, and Que. Topics include IT Certification, Network Security, Cisco Technology, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, and more. Learn more about Pearson Video training at http://www.informit.com/video.

Table of contents

  1. Introduction
    1. CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101): Introduction
  2. Module 1: Mobile Devices
    1. Module introduction
  3. Lesson 1: Installing Configuring Laptop Hardware
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 1.1 Laptop Overview
    3. 1.2 Hard Drive Replacement
    4. 1.3 SO-DIMM Memory Upgrade and Analysis
    5. 1.4 Power and Speakers
    6. 1.5 Keyboard Touchpad
    7. 1.6 Screen and Frames
    8. 1.7 CPU, System Board, and Mini PCIe
    9. 1.8 Cellular Cards
    10. 1.9 Wi-Fi Bluetooth
    11. 1.10 More Laptop Components Peripherals
  4. Lesson 2: Laptop Display Types and Associated Components
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 2.1 Types of Laptop Displays
    3. 2.2 Display Functionality
    4. 2.3 Inverter
    5. 2.4 Digitizers Touchscreens
    6. 2.5 Webcams and Microphones Laptop Re-assembly
  5. Lesson 3: Laptop Features
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 3.1 Keyboard and Touchpad Functionality
    3. 3.2 Ports Adapters
    4. 3.3 Docking Stations and Port Replicators
    5. 3.4 Laptop Security
  6. Lesson 4: Compare Contrast Mobile Devices
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 4.1 Tablets
    3. 4.2 Smartphones
    4. 4.3 Wearable Technology
    5. 4.4 E-readers, Smart Cameras, and GPS
  7. Lesson 5: Connect Configure Mobile Devices
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 5.1 USB and Vendor-Specific Ports
    3. 5.2 Wireless Connections
    4. 5.3 Memory Upgrade
    5. 5.4 Protecting a Smartphone
    6. 5.5 Mobile Accessories
  8. Lesson 6: Mobile Device Networking
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 6.1 Enabling and Disabling Wireless Technologies
    3. 6.2 Mobile Hotspot
    4. 6.3 USB Tethering
    5. 6.4 Bluetooth
    6. 6.5 Mobile E-mail
    7. 6.6 Radio and ID
  9. Lesson 7: Mobile Device Synchronization
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 7.1 Data Synchronization
    3. 7.2 Synchronization Methods
    4. 7.3 Synchronizing to the Automobile
    5. 7.4 Mobile Device Management
  10. Module 2: Networking
    1. Module introduction
  11. Lesson 8: Ports Protocols
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 8.1 Introduction to Networking
    3. 8.2 TCP Vs. UDP
    4. 8.3 HTTP HTTPS
    5. 8.4 E-mail Protocols
    6. 8.5 FTP, SSH, and Telnet
    7. 8.6 DHCP Part 1
    8. 8.7 DHCP Part 2
    9. 8.8 DNS
    10. 8.9 LDAP RDP
    11. 8.10 SMB, CIFS, AFP, and SNMP
  12. Lesson 9: Network Devices
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 9.1 Switches
    3. 9.2 Routers
    4. 9.3 Access Points
    5. 9.4 Firewalls
    6. 9.5 Ethernet-based Devices
    7. 9.6 Patch Panel to RJ45 Jack Connections
    8. 9.7 SDN
  13. Lesson 10: SOHO Network Configurations
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 10.1 SOHO Router/Access Point Configuration
    3. 10.2 Encryption Types
    4. 10.3 NIC Configuration
    5. 10.4 IoT Devices
    6. 10.5 NAT and Port Forwarding
    7. 10.6 DMZ
    8. 10.7 More SOHO Router Configurations
  14. Lesson 11: Wireless Networking Protocols
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 11.1 Wireless Standards
    3. 11.2 Wireless Channels
    4. 11.3 Z-Wave Zigbee
    5. 11.4 Cellular Internet Protocols
  15. Lesson 12: Networked Hosts
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 12.1 Servers Part 1:File, Web, and Print Servers
    3. 12.2 Servers Part 2: Mail and Proxy Servers
    4. 12.3 Servers Part 3: DHCP and DNS Servers
    5. 12.4 Servers Part 4: Authentication Servers
    6. 12.5 Syslog
    7. 12.6 Internet Appliances
    8. 12.7 Load Balancers and More Network Hosts
    9. 12.8 Embedded Systems and Legacy Devices
  16. Lesson 13: Network Configuration
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 13.1 Static versus Dynamic Addresses
    3. 13.2 Public versus Private Addresses
    4. 13.3 IPv4
    5. 13.4 Subnet Masks
    6. 13.5 Challenge #1 - Configuring IP with PowerShell
    7. 13.6 Classful versus Classless IP Networks
    8. 13.7 IPv6
    9. 13.8 Client IP Settings
    10. 13.9 VLAN
  17. Lesson 14: Internet and Network Types
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 14.1 Network Types
    3. 14.2 Cable Internet, DSL, and Fiber Optic Internet Services
    4. 14.3 WISP
    5. 14.4 Satellite Internet
  18. Lesson 15: Networking Tools
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 15.1 Twisted Pair Cabling and Testing Tools
    3. 15.2 Building Patch Cables
    4. 15.3 Loopback Plugs
    5. 15.4 Wi-Fi Analyzers
  19. Module 3: Hardware
    1. Module introduction
  20. Lesson 16: Cables Connections
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 16.1 Twisted Pair Cable and Connectors
    3. 16.2 568A versus 568B
    4. 16.3 Coaxial and Fiber Optic Types and Connectors
    5. 16.4 Video Connections
    6. 16.5 Audio Connections
    7. 16.6 Multipurpose Connections
    8. 16.7 Hard Drive Cables
    9. 16.8 Adapters and Connectors Review
  21. Lesson 17: RAM
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 17.1 RAM Basics
    3. 17.2 DDR Types
    4. 17.3 RAM Upgrade Analysis
    5. 17.4 Calculating the Data Transfer Rate of RAM
    6. 17.5 RAM Features
    7. 17.6 SODIMMs
  22. Lesson 18: Storage Devices
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 18.1 Storage 101
    3. 18.2 SATA
    4. 18.3 Magnetic Hard Drives
    5. 18.4 Solid-State Drives
    6. 18.5 M.2 Installation
    7. 18.6 Hard Drive Capacity
    8. 18.7 Flash-based Drives
    9. 18.8 RAID Configurations
    10. 18.9 NAS Box RAID 1 Installation
  23. Lesson 19: CPUs, Motherboards, and Add-on Cards
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 19.1 CPU 101
    3. 19.2 Hyper-Threading, Multicore, and CPU Cache
    4. 19.3 Sockets and Architectures
    5. 19.4 TDP and Overclocking
    6. 19.5 Cooling
    7. 19.6 Form Factors
    8. 19.7 Motherboard Components and Connectors
    9. 19.8 BIOS/UEFI
    10. 19.9 Video Card Upgrade
  24. Lesson 20: Power
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 20.1 Power 101
    3. 20.2 Introduction to Power Supplies
    4. 20.3 Power Supply Connectors
    5. 20.4 Power Calculations
  25. Lesson 21: SOHO Multifunction Devices
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 21.1 Device Sharing
    3. 21.2 Configuration Settings
  26. Lesson 22: Printers
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 22.1 Types of Printers Maintenance
    3. 22.2 The Laser Print Process
    4. 22.3 3D Printing
  27. Module 4: Virtualization and Cloud Computing
    1. Module introduction
  28. Lesson 23: Cloud Computing Concepts
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 23.1 SaaS, IaaS, and PaaS
    3. 23.2 Types of Clouds
    4. 23.3 Cloud Computing Concerns
  29. Lesson 24: Client-side Virtualization
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 24.1 Virtualization Basics
    3. 24.2 Hypervisor
    4. 24.3 Virtualization Software Part 1
    5. 24.4 Virtualization Software Part 2
    6. 24.5 CPU and RAM Analysis of Virtualization Host
  30. Module 5: Hardware and Network Troubleshooting
    1. Module introduction
  31. Lesson 25: Computer Troubleshooting 101
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 25.1 Introduction to Troubleshooting
    3. 25.2 Computer Troubleshooting 101
    4. 25.3 Power Supply Tester
    5. 25.4 Multimeter and Voltage Tester
    6. 25.5 POST Devices
    7. 25.6 Loopback Plugs
  32. Lesson 26: Troubleshoot Motherboards, CPUs, RAM, and Power
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 26.1 Troubleshooting Boot Issues
    3. 26.2 Troubleshooting other Common Desktop Symptoms
    4. 26.3 Troubleshooting CPUs and RAM
    5. 26.4 Troubleshooting Power Issues
  33. Lesson 27: Troubleshoot Hard Drives and RAID Arrays
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 27.1 Troubleshooting Hard Drives
    3. 27.2 Hard Drive Issues
    4. 27.3 Laptop HDD Recovery
    5. 27.4 BSOD
    6. 27.5 S.M.A.R.T. Analysis
    7. 27.6 RAID Errors
  34. Lesson 28: Troubleshoot Video Issues
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 28.1 Video Troubleshooting Part 1
    3. 28.2 Video Troubleshooting Part 2
  35. Lesson 29: Troubleshoot Mobile Devices
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 29.1 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 1
    3. 29.2 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 2
    4. 29.3 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 3
    5. 29.4 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 4
    6. 29.5 Mobile Device Disassembling Processes
  36. Lesson 30: Troubleshoot Printers
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 30.1 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 1
    3. 30.2 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 2
    4. 30.3 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 3
    5. 30.4 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 4
    6. 30.5 Printer Troubleshooting Tools
  37. Lesson 31: Troubleshoot Wired and Wireless Network Problems
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 31.1 Connectivity Problems
    3. 31.2 APIPA
    4. 31.3 IP Conflicts
    5. 31.4 Slow Transfer Speeds
    6. 31.5 Low RF Signal Problem
    7. 31.6 SSID Not Found Issue
  38. Lesson 32: Exam Tips and Examples
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 32.1 Test Taking Tips Techniques
    3. 32.2 Sample A+ Question #1 (220-1101)
    4. 32.3 Sample A+ Question #2 (220-1101)
    5. 32.4 Sample A+ Question #3 (220-1101)
  39. Summary
    1. CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101): Summary

Product information

  • Title: CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101)
  • Author(s): David L. Prowse
  • Release date: July 2022
  • Publisher(s): Pearson IT Certification
  • ISBN: 013790374X