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  • Training for CompTIA A+ (220-801 & 220-802)
  • 12 High Quality e-Learning Chapters
  • 11 Hours of high quality e-learning content
  • 6 simulation test papers
  • Topics on PGA, LGA, DIMM, DDR, POST, IDE, SATA, DVI, SCSI, TCP/IP
  • Covers TCP vs. UDP, Qos and Firewall, Hyper-V Manager, Troubleshooting Theory

Course description

  • What is the course all about?

    Simplilearn’s training in CompTIA A+ is an ideal package for professionals who are stepping into the IT world and looking forward to upgrade themselves with essential skills. Through the training, participants become competent in concepts related to hardware, basic networking such as installation and configuration of PCs, mobile operating systems Android, Apple iOS, laptops and other necessary computer technology skills.

  • Why is the certification most sought-after?

    CompTIA A+ certification is widely in demand globally, as it offers the initial momentum to get into the technology vertical. Apart from this, there are several reasons why one should go for this certification.

    According to a CompTIA study:
    • 86% of hiring managers said that IT certifications were of high priority while evaluating a candidate.
    • 53% of IT recruiters said the job of evaluating certified candidates were much easier as it saved them time and money.
    • Organizations that have a high number of certified help desk staff on board, can handle 11 % more phone calls and 28 % more field service calls than organizations with less number of certified staff.
    • CompTIA certifications are a stamp of approval of a candidate’s fundamental knowledge and skillset required for IT jobs. This eases the hiring process considerably as the credentials are linked to specific job roles.
    • Organizations understand the value of a CompTIA certified candidate.
    • CompTIA certifications are highly acclaimed in the IT industry and potential employers from Fortune 500 companies look for professionals with CompTIA credential.

  • What learning benefits do you get from Simplilearn’s training?

    Participants at the end of Simplilearn’s CompTIA A+ training are able to:
    • Install, build, upgrade, repair, configure, troubleshoot, optimize, diagnose, and perform preventative maintenance of basic personal computer hardware, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers.
    • Deal with motherboard, processor, memory, power, BIOS, connectors, storage, networking hardware, operating systems, security settings and troubleshooting issues.

  • What are the career benefits in-store for you?

    According to Indeed.com, CompTIA A+ certified professionals earn an average of $43000 and have a wide scope to grow and branch into many other IT disciplines. Worldwide statistics show that the certification is already held by 900,000 IT professionals.

    The growth opportunities are higher in Fortune 500 companies like Dell, Intel and Lenovo service techs. In addition they are also recognized by the U.S. Dept. of Defense for their technical capabilities..

  • Who should do this course?

    The course is ideal for professionals in the role of a Technical support specialist, Field service technician, IT support technician, IT support administrator and IT support specialist.

  • Why Simplilearn?

    • Simplilearn is the World’s Largest Certification Training Provider, with over 500,000+ professionals trained globally
    • Trusted by the Fortune 500 companies as their learning provider for career growth and training
    • 2000+ certified and experienced trainers conduct trainings for various courses across the globe
    • All our Courses are designed and developed under a tried and tested Unique Learning Framework that is proven to deliver 98.6% pass rate in first attempt
    • Accredited, Approved and Recognized as a training organization, partner, education provider and examination center by globally renowned names like Project Management Institute of USA, APMG, CFA Institute, GARP, ASTQB, IIBA and others

Course preview

    • Lesson 00 - Introduction 07:39
      • 0.1 Introduction 00:16
      • 0.2 Topics Covered 00:37
      • 0.3 What is ComTIA A plus 00:44
      • 0.4 Why CompTIA A plus 00:50
      • 0.5 Roles requiring ComTIA A plus 00:26
      • 0.6 Value of CompTIA A plus to the Professional 01:11
      • 0.7 Value of CompTIA A plus to the Organization 01:10
      • 0.8 Prerequisites for CompTIA A plus Certification 00:55
      • 0.9 Course Objectives 00:51
      • 0.10 Lessons in this Course 00:32
      • 0.11 Thank You 00:07
    • Lesson 01 - PC Hardware Part 1 37:51
      • 1.1 PC Hardware Part 1 00:29
      • 1.2 Objectives 00:33
      • 1.3 What is Computing 00:32
      • 1.4 Personal Computer 00:38
      • 1.5 Bits Bytes and Other Terms 01:16
      • 1.6 Bits Bytes and Other Terms (contd.) 01:07
      • 1.7 Functional PC 00:57
      • 1.8 BIOS 01:17
      • 1.9 POST 01:27
      • 1.10 Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor 00:33
      • 1.11 Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (contd.) 00:36
      • 1.12 Accessing BIOS 00:25
      • 1.13 Accessing BIOS (contd.) 00:24
      • 1.14 Using the BIOS 00:56
      • 1.15 Using the BIOS (contd.) 00:40
      • 1.16 Using the BIOS (contd.) 01:06
      • 1.17 Using the BIOS (contd.) 00:54
      • 1.18 Installing BIOS Updates 00:27
      • 1.19 Installing BIOS Updates (contd.) 00:23
      • 1.20 What is a Motherboard 00:56
      • 1.21 Motherboard Form Factor 00:57
      • 1.22 Motherboard Form Factor (contd.) 01:07
      • 1.23 Expansion Slots and Cards 01:27
      • 1.24 Motherboard RAM and CPU Sockets 00:40
      • 1.25 Chipsets 01:04
      • 1.26 Busses and Bus Speed 01:40
      • 1.27 Central Processing Unit 01:11
      • 1.28 CPU Cores 00:42
      • 1.29 CPU Bits 01:07
      • 1.30 Hyper Threading 01:07
      • 1.31 CPU Cache 01:12
      • 1.32 CPU Clock Speed 01:21
      • 1.33 CPU Socket Types 00:50
      • 1.34 CPU Cooling 00:46
      • 1.35 CPU Cooling (contd.) 00:52
      • 1.36 What is RAM 00:17
      • 1.37 Types of RAM 01:48
      • 1.38 RAM Form Factors 00:42
      • 1.39 RAM Terminologies 02:26
      • 1.40 Quiz
      • 1.41 Summary 00:51
      • 1.42 Thank You 00:08
    • Lesson 02 - PC Hardware Part 2 42:51
      • 2.1 PC Hardware Part 2 00:19
      • 2.2 Objectives 00:33
      • 2.3 Hard Disk Drives 01:26
      • 2.4 Hard Drive Characteristics 01:06
      • 2.5 Hard Drive Connection Interfaces SATA 01:16
      • 2.6 Hard Drive Connection Interfaces PATA 00:50
      • 2.7 Redundant Array of Independent Disks 01:58
      • 2.8 Solid State Drives 01:01
      • 2.9 Optical Storage Devices Capacities 01:26
      • 2.10 Peripherals 00:46
      • 2.11 Expansion Cards 01:10
      • 2.12 Expansion Cards and their Functions 01:32
      • 2.13 USB and USB Versions 00:47
      • 2.14 USB Connectors 01:18
      • 2.15 Common Terms 01:48
      • 2.16 Display Types 01:35
      • 2.17 Common Video Resolutions 01:18
      • 2.18 Connection Types 02:07
      • 2.19 Alternating Current vs. Direct Current 00:51
      • 2.20 Volts and Watts 01:32
      • 2.21 Power Supply Rails for a Computer 00:58
      • 2.22 Computer Power Supply Unit 01:56
      • 2.23 Power Supply Connections 00:32
      • 2.24 Power Supply Problems 01:31
      • 2.25 Electrostatic Discharge 01:30
      • 2.26 Cable Keying 00:49
      • 2.27 SATA and PATA Power Connectors 00:41
      • 2.28 ATX12V Connector 00:40
      • 2.29 PCI Express 6 8 Pin Connector 00:39
      • 2.30 20 Pin and 24 Pin Connector 00:53
      • 2.31 Floppy Mini Connectors 00:41
      • 2.32 Thin and Fat Clients 01:05
      • 2.33 Virtualization Workstation 01:39
      • 2.34 Graphic CAD CAM Workstation 01:10
      • 2.35 Audio Video Editing Workstation 01:11
      • 2.36 Gaming Personal Computer 01:29
      • 2.37 Quiz
      • 2.38 Summary 00:42
      • 2.39 Thank You 00:06
    • Lesson 03 - Networking Hardware 34:13
      • 3.1 Networking Hardware 00:18
      • 3.2 Objectives 00:33
      • 3.3 Introduction to Computer Networks 01:29
      • 3.4 Network Types 01:33
      • 3.5 PAN 00:44
      • 3.6 LAN 00:52
      • 3.7 WAN 00:55
      • 3.8 VPN 01:19
      • 3.9 Network Interface Card 00:46
      • 3.10 Media Access Control Address 01:07
      • 3.11 Hub 01:05
      • 3.12 Switch 00:51
      • 3.13 Router 00:50
      • 3.14 Bridge 00:53
      • 3.15 Network Attached Storage Drives 00:58
      • 3.16 Voice over Internet Protocol Phones 00:50
      • 3.17 Network Devices LED Lights 00:53
      • 3.18 Ethernet 01:54
      • 3.19 Half or Full Duplex 01:18
      • 3.20 Unshielded Twisted Pair and Shielded Twisted Pair 01:07
      • 3.21 Ethernet Cable Categories 00:45
      • 3.22 Connector Types RJ 45 vs. RJ 11 00:50
      • 3.23 T568A and T568B 01:19
      • 3.24 Differences between T568A and T568B 00:29
      • 3.25 Network Interference and Crosstalk 01:21
      • 3.26 Ethernet Cabling Tools 01:14
      • 3.27 Cable Testers and Probes 01:25
      • 3.28 Fiber Optic 01:38
      • 3.29 Introduction to Network Topology 00:39
      • 3.30 Star Topology 00:55
      • 3.31 Bus Topology 01:02
      • 3.32 Ring Topology 01:01
      • 3.33 Mesh Topology 00:35
      • 3.34 Quiz
      • 3.35 Summary 00:38
      • 3.36 Thank You 00:07
    • Lesson 04 - Networking Software 33:59
      • 4.1 Networking Software 00:18
      • 4.2 Objectives 00:23
      • 4.3 Transmission Control Protocol Internet Protocol 00:44
      • 4.4 Working of TCP IP 00:47
      • 4.5 TCP IP Addressing 01:32
      • 4.6 Subnet Mask 01:21
      • 4.7 Subnet Mask Example 00:51
      • 4.8 Public vs. Private IP Addresses 01:25
      • 4.9 Unicast Broadcast and Multicast 00:39
      • 4.10 Transmission Control Protocol vs. User Datagram Protocol 01:54
      • 4.11 Network Address Translation 01:08
      • 4.12 DHCP 01:07
      • 4.13 Static IP 00:34
      • 4.14 Network Ports 02:22
      • 4.15 Common Network Ports 00:19
      • 4.16 Other Protocols Encryption Protocols 01:23
      • 4.17 Other Protocols Email Protocols 01:12
      • 4.18 More Protocols 01:51
      • 4.19 More Protocols (contd.) 01:16
      • 4.20 Classful IP Addresses 01:11
      • 4.21 WINS and RDP 00:46
      • 4.22 Default Gateway 00:53
      • 4.23 WLAN or Wi Fi 01:38
      • 4.24 WLAN Standards 00:30
      • 4.25 Wireless Network Components 01:52
      • 4.26 Wi Fi Configurations 00:43
      • 4.27 Wi Fi Configurations (contd.) 01:44
      • 4.28 Wi Fi Configurations (contd.) 01:19
      • 4.29 Wi Fi Security 00:56
      • 4.30 Wi Fi Security (contd.) 00:53
      • 4.31 Quiz
      • 4.32 Summary 00:23
      • 4.33 Thank You 00:05
    • Lesson 05 - Laptops 29:31
      • 5.1 Laptops 00:17
      • 5.2 Objectives 00:28
      • 5.3 Difference between a Laptop and a Desktop 00:33
      • 5.4 Volume Settings 00:36
      • 5.5 WIFI Settings 00:22
      • 5.6 Bluetooth 00:29
      • 5.7 Screen Brightness 00:30
      • 5.8 Keyboard Backlight 00:34
      • 5.9 Special Function Keys 00:50
      • 5.10 Dual Displays 01:10
      • 5.11 Docking Stations 01:08
      • 5.12 Port Replicators 00:54
      • 5.13 Laptop Locks 00:43
      • 5.14 Types of Laptop Displays 02:09
      • 5.15 Display Backlight 00:26
      • 5.16 Display Inverter 00:35
      • 5.17 WI FI Antenna 00:34
      • 5.18 Laptop Disassembly 02:14
      • 5.19 Caution 00:41
      • 5.20 Replacing the Battery 01:19
      • 5.21 Replacing the Hard Drive 00:38
      • 5.22 Solid State Drives 00:30
      • 5.23 Replacing RAM 01:19
      • 5.24 Replacing Optical Drives 00:32
      • 5.25 Replacing a Mini Peripheral Component Interconnect Express WIFI Card 01:32
      • 5.26 Removing the Keyboard 01:12
      • 5.27 Removing the Touchpad 00:23
      • 5.28 Replacing the Speakers 00:21
      • 5.29 Replacing the Display 00:50
      • 5.30 Accessing the DC Jack 00:41
      • 5.31 Removing the Motherboard 00:44
      • 5.32 Replacing the CPU 00:58
      • 5.33 PCMCIA Cards 01:27
      • 5.34 Express Cards 00:58
      • 5.35 Quiz
      • 5.36 Summary 00:48
      • 5.37 Thank You 00:06
    • Lesson 06 - Printers 38:33
      • 6.1 Printers 00:27
      • 6.2 Objectives 00:22
      • 6.3 Types of Printers 01:00
      • 6.4 Types of Printers (contd.) 00:29
      • 6.5 Printer Terminology 01:22
      • 6.6 Types of Printing Paper 01:21
      • 6.7 Laser Printers 00:27
      • 6.8 Color Laser Printers 00:49
      • 6.9 Laser Printer Components 00:49
      • 6.10 Laser Printer Components (contd.) 00:50
      • 6.11 Laser Printer Components (contd.) 00:40
      • 6.12 Laser Printer Imaging Process 00:52
      • 6.13 Step 1 Processing 01:08
      • 6.14 Step 2 Charging 00:49
      • 6.15 Step 3 Exposing 00:51
      • 6.16 Step 4 Developing 00:53
      • 6.17 Step 5 Transferring 00:45
      • 6.18 Step 6 Fusing 00:50
      • 6.19 Step 7 Cleaning 00:49
      • 6.20 Inkjet Printers 00:53
      • 6.21 Inkjet Printer Components 00:44
      • 6.22 Inkjet Printer Components (contd.) 00:32
      • 6.23 Inkjet Printer Components (contd.) 00:34
      • 6.24 Inkjet Cartridges 00:51
      • 6.25 Inkjet Calibration 00:59
      • 6.26 Thermal Printers 00:43
      • 6.27 Thermal Printer Components 00:29
      • 6.28 Impact Printers 01:00
      • 6.29 Impact Printers Components 00:54
      • 6.30 Types of Printer Connections 00:27
      • 6.31 Wired Printer Connections 01:11
      • 6.32 Wireless Printers 00:51
      • 6.33 Windows Printer Sharing 00:41
      • 6.34 Safety Considerations 01:13
      • 6.35 Laser Printer Power Preferences 00:50
      • 6.36 Laser Printer Maintenance 01:23
      • 6.37 Troubleshooting 1 01:49
      • 6.38 Troubleshooting 2 01:51
      • 6.39 Troubleshooting 3 01:59
      • 6.40 Troubleshooting Paper Jams 00:55
      • 6.41 Tools for Printer Maintenance 01:16
      • 6.42 Quiz
      • 6.43 Summary 00:49
      • 6.44 Thank You 00:06
    • Lesson 07 - Operational Procedures 12:11
      • 7.1 Operational Procedures 00:39
      • 7.2 Objectives 00:32
      • 7.3 Safety First 00:33
      • 7.4 Ensuring Electrical Safety 00:26
      • 7.5 Proper Equipment Grounding 00:51
      • 7.6 Preventing Electrostatic Discharge 00:39
      • 7.7 Using Material Safety Data Sheets 01:02
      • 7.8 Ensuring Fire Safety 01:35
      • 7.9 Lifting Equipment the Right Way 00:42
      • 7.10 Screwdrivers 00:32
      • 7.11 Extension Magnet 00:30
      • 7.12 Multimeter 01:12
      • 7.13 Work Environment 01:21
      • 7.14 Disposal and Recycling 00:54
      • 7.15 Quiz
      • 7.16 Summary 00:36
      • 7.17 Thank You 00:07
    • Lesson 08 - Windows Operating Systems 42:00
      • 8.1 Windows Operating Systems 00:37
      • 8.2 Objectives 00:33
      • 8.3 Operating Systems 00:43
      • 8.4 Windows7 01:20
      • 8.5 Windows7(contd.) 00:28
      • 8.6 Windows XP 01:18
      • 8.7 Windows XP(contd.) 00:21
      • 8.8 Windows Vista 01:02
      • 8.9 Windows Vista(contd.) 00:15
      • 8.10 32 Bit vs. 64 Bit 00:58
      • 8.11 32 Bit vs 64 Bit(contd.) 00:36
      • 8.12 Common OS Features 00:46
      • 8.13 Common OS Features(contd.) 01:17
      • 8.14 Windows7 Features 00:33
      • 8.15 Windows7 Features Aero 00:51
      • 8.16 Windows7 Features User Account Control 01:11
      • 8.17 Windows7 Features User Account Control(contd.) 00:32
      • 8.18 Windows7 Features BitLocker Drive Encryption 01:25
      • 8.19 Windows7 Features Compatibility Mode 00:45
      • 8.20 Windows7 Features File Locations 00:24
      • 8.21 Windows7 Features File Locations(contd.) 00:20
      • 8.22 Windows Mouse Actions 01:27
      • 8.23 Windows Explorer 00:43
      • 8.24 Libraries 00:28
      • 8.25 Task Manager 01:10
      • 8.26 Control Panel 01:46
      • 8.27 Installing Windows 01:21
      • 8.28 Types of Installation 01:22
      • 8.29 Image based Installation 00:30
      • 8.30 Image based Installation Requirements 02:00
      • 8.31 Factory Recovery PartitionRecovery Disc 00:57
      • 8.32 Windows7 Upgrade Paths 01:06
      • 8.33 Windows Anytime Upgrade 00:31
      • 8.34 Upgrade Advisor 00:51
      • 8.35 File System Types 01:57
      • 8.36 Supported File System for Installation 00:19
      • 8.37 Disk Partitioning 02:26
      • 8.38 Dynamic and Basic Disks 01:47
      • 8.39 Dynamic and Basic Disks(contd.) 00:26
      • 8.40 User Data Migration 00:59
      • 8.41 Windows Easy Transfer 00:55
      • 8.42 Windows Easy Transfer(contd.) 00:19
      • 8.43 User State Migration Tool 01:11
      • 8.44 User State Migration Tool(contd.) 00:18
      • 8.45 Quiz
      • 8.46 Summary 00:50
      • 8.47 Thank You 00:06
    • Lesson 09 - Windows Administration 41:56
      • 9.1 Windows Administration 00:33
      • 9.2 Objectives 00:32
      • 9.3 System Configuration Tool 01:01
      • 9.4 System Configuration Tabs 00:19
      • 9.5 General Tab 00:27
      • 9.6 Boot Tab 00:31
      • 9.7 Services Tab 00:32
      • 9.8 Startup Tab 00:31
      • 9.9 Tools Tab 00:19
      • 9.10 System Applet 00:32
      • 9.11 Remote Settings 01:02
      • 9.12 System Restore 01:20
      • 9.13 Previous Versions 01:05
      • 9.14 Advanced System Settings 01:07
      • 9.15 Paging Memory 01:24
      • 9.16 Device Manager 00:36
      • 9.17 Features of the Device Manager 00:45
      • 9.18 Updating Drivers with Device Manager 01:13
      • 9.19 Uninstalling and Disabling Devices 00:41
      • 9.20 Administrative Tools 00:41
      • 9.21 Task Scheduler 01:22
      • 9.22 Performance Monitor 01:46
      • 9.23 Services 01:13
      • 9.24 Other Administrative Tools 00:54
      • 9.25 Microsoft Management Console 01:28
      • 9.26 Disk Management Tools 00:53
      • 9.27 Disk Management Tool 01:09
      • 9.28 Disk Management Activities 02:20
      • 9.29 Disk Defragmenter(Defragmentation) 01:04
      • 9.30 chkdsk Command 00:51
      • 9.31 Diskpart Command 01:07
      • 9.32 Error Checking 01:11
      • 9.33 Command Prompt 05:19
      • 9.34 File Commands 02:38
      • 9.35 Operating System Commands 01:49
      • 9.36 Networking Commands 01:06
      • 9.37 Quiz
      • 9.38 Summary 00:30
      • 9.39 Thank You 00:05
    • Lesson 10 - Security 38:32
      • 10.1 Security 00:29
      • 10.2 Objectives 00:30
      • 10.3 IT Security 00:47
      • 10.4 Principle of Least Privilege 00:39
      • 10.5 Authentication 00:39
      • 10.6 Authentication Passwords 01:12
      • 10.7 Authentication Smartcards and Key Fobs 00:49
      • 10.8 Authentication Biometric 01:48
      • 10.9 Workgroups vs Domains 01:08
      • 10.10 Security Policies 00:24
      • 10.11 Local Security Policy 01:11
      • 10.12 Group Policy 00:54
      • 10.13 Users and Groups 02:18
      • 10.14 Standard User vs Administrator 00:55
      • 10.15 User Account Control 01:24
      • 10.16 User Accounts Applet 00:45
      • 10.17 Authorization 00:58
      • 10.18 Local Users and Groups 00:34
      • 10.19 NTFS Permissions 01:30
      • 10.20 File Attributess 00:51
      • 10.21 Share Permissions 00:50
      • 10.22 Encrypting File System 01:01
      • 10.23 BitLocker Drive Encryption 01:46
      • 10.24 Media Sanitization and Disposal 01:06
      • 10.25 Deleting Files 01:43
      • 10.26 Physical Destruction of Media 01:29
      • 10.27 Why PC Security 00:52
      • 10.28 Malware 00:44
      • 10.29 Spyware 01:13
      • 10.30 Virus 00:58
      • 10.31 Worm 00:39
      • 10.32 Trojan Horse 01:03
      • 10.33 Rootkit 01:23
      • 10.34 Malware Signs and Detection 00:55
      • 10.35 Firewalls 00:52
      • 10.36 Hardware Firewall vs Software Firewall 01:24
      • 10.37 Quiz
      • 10.38 Summary 00:43
      • 10.39 Thank You 00:06
    • Lesson 11 - Mobile Devices 32:35
      • 11.1 Mobile Devices 00:30
      • 11.2 Objectives 00:35
      • 11.3 Mobile Devices 00:39
      • 11.4 Mobile Devices Characteristics 00:31
      • 11.5 Mobile Devices Touch Features 01:47
      • 11.6 Laptops vs Mobile Devices 01:27
      • 11.7 Mobile Devices Unique Features 00:21
      • 11.8 Gyroscopes and Accelerometers 01:06
      • 11.9 GPS 00:50
      • 11.10 Geo Tracking 01:00
      • 11.11 Mobile Operating Systems 00:43
      • 11.12 Open Source OS vs Closed Source OS 00:43
      • 11.13 iOS 00:35
      • 11.14 Android 01:12
      • 11.15 Windows 00:44
      • 11.16 Mobile Applications 01:49
      • 11.17 Wireless Connectivity 01:03
      • 11.18 Cellular 02:20
      • 11.19 Wi Fi 01:16
      • 11.20 Bluetooth 00:54
      • 11.21 Mobile Email Protocols 01:00
      • 11.22 Email Configuration 01:02
      • 11.23 Email Ports 02:18
      • 11.24 Synchronization 01:10
      • 11.25 Securing Mobile Devices 00:39
      • 11.26 Passcode Locks 00:40
      • 11.27 Logon Restrictions 01:03
      • 11.28 Locator Applications 00:48
      • 11.29 Antivirus 01:03
      • 11.30 Remote Backup 01:04
      • 11.31 OS Updates 01:04
      • 11.32 Quiz
      • 11.33 Summary 00:33
      • 11.34 Thank You 00:06
    • Lesson 12 - Troubleshooting 49:19
      • 12.1 Troubleshooting 00:31
      • 12.2 Objectives 00:31
      • 12.3 Troubleshooting Theory 02:09
      • 12.4 Advanced Boot Options 01:06
      • 12.5 Safe Mode 01:26
      • 12.6 Enable Boot Logging 01:13
      • 12.7 Enable Low Resolution Video 01:06
      • 12.8 Last Known Good Configuration 01:49
      • 12.9 Disable Automatic Restart on System Failure 00:42
      • 12.10 Repair Your Computer 00:44
      • 12.11 Repair Your Computer(contd.) 01:25
      • 12.12 System Recovery Options bootrec 01:43
      • 12.13 Other Troubleshooting Tools 00:58
      • 12.14 Windows Registry 01:44
      • 12.15 Backing up the Windows Registry 01:28
      • 12.16 Event Viewer 01:49
      • 12.17 System Repair Disc 01:06
      • 12.18 Troubleshooting Applet 01:16
      • 12.19 Command Prompt Tools 01:42
      • 12.20 Device LED Lights 01:15
      • 12.21 Common Symptoms 02:12
      • 12.22 Wireless Network Connectivity 01:13
      • 12.23 Troubleshooting the BIOS 02:06
      • 12.24 Troubleshooting CPU or RAM 01:23
      • 12.25 Windows Memory Diagnostics Tool 01:05
      • 12.26 Hard Disk Problems 01:57
      • 12.27 The chkdsk Command 00:52
      • 12.28 Error Checking Tool 01:12
      • 12.29 VGA Mode 00:46
      • 12.30 No Display 01:15
      • 12.31 Dead Pixelsb 01:10
      • 12.32 Malware Infection 01:16
      • 12.33 Malware Infection(contd.) 01:12
      • 12.34 Removing Malware 00:41
      • 12.35 Removing Malware(contd.) 02:20
      • 12.36 Best Practices to Remove Malware 02:03
      • 12.37 Quiz
      • 12.38 Summary 00:45
      • 12.39 Thank You 00:08
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Exam & certification

  • What are the prerequisites for the certification?

    Though there are no specific pre-requisites, individuals with 6 to 12 months hands-on experience in hardware, operating systems vertical would be useful.

  • How do I become CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 Certified ?

    Candidates who want to be CompTIA A+ certified must pass two exams.
    • CompTIA A+ 220-801 exam covers fundamental topics like computer technology, configuring and installing PCs, laptops, related hardware and basic networking.
    • CompTIA A+ 220-802 exam covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems, mobile operating systems - Android and Apple iOS.
    The validity of CompTIA A+ certifications issued in 2011 or later are for three years. Participants can keep their certification current through CompTIA’s Continuing Education Program.

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Good material! Good overview of motherboard and other hardware components.

The instruction is very straightforward, just the way it was described.

This course surely helped me to pass the 801 and 802 A+ exams. The courseware of this course is very detailed and explains the information in a very easy to understand manner. Thanks for this amazing course.

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This training course from Simplilearn taught me everything I wished to know and prepare for a career in IT and successfully complete the CompTIA A+ 220-801 exam.

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I find this course very helpful and an organized resource for A+ certification.

FAQs

  • What skills do participants gain with CompTIA A+ course?

    After completing this course, students will know to manage and maintain hardware, motherboards, laptops, CPU, processors, memory, troubleshooting theory and preventative maintenance technique. Skills that would require to monitor cables, connectors, network types, security concepts, security technologies, viruses, malware, communication and professionalism are also touched upon in this course.

  • Does the course offer any insight on Operating Systems?

    Yes, participants in addition will also get adequate knowledge and skills to manage and operate in Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, mobile operating systems Android and Apple iOS environments.

  • Tell me more about CompTIA. How well is it recognized?

    The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a not- for- profit association which offers a wide range of professional certifications for the IT industry. The organization s motto is “Advancing the global IT industry’ and they strive to give the best. Therefore their certifications are highly acclaimed in the IT industry and potential employers from Fortune 500 companies look for professionals with CompTIA credential.

  • How do I enroll for the online training?

    You can enroll for the training online. Payments can be made using any of the following options and receipt of the same will be issued to the candidate automatically via email.
    1. Visa debit/credit card
    2. American express and Diners club card
    3. Master Card, or
    4. Through PayPal

  • What will I get along with this training?

    You will have access to the online e-learning and practice tests along with the training.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Do I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment. We provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more please go through our Refund Policy.

  • Do you provide any course completion certificate?

    Yes, we offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content? Are there any limitations?

    Once you register with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

  • I am not able to access the online course. Whom should I contact for a solution?

    Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal to have your issue resolved.

  • Do you provide money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. You can refer to the Refund Policy and raise refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

  • What is Simplilearn’s Exam pass guarantee?

    We guarantee you will pass your certification exams provided you use Simplilearn’s online training materials the way they are intended to be used. One has to satisfy certain parameters in order for the guarantee to be validated. You can contact Help and Support for more information.

  • I want to know more about the training program. Whom do I contact?

    Please join our Live Chat for instant support, call us, or Request a Call Back to have your query resolved.

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