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A+ Guide to Hardware, International Edition (with Printed Access Card)

A+ Guide to Hardware, International Edition (with Printed Access Card)
 

Provides students with a comprehensive introduction to managing and maintaining computer hardware. This book integrates the CompTIA A+ Exam objectives to prepare students for the hardware portions of the 220-801 and 220-802 certification exams.

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ISBN 9781133135371
Barcode 9781133135371
Published 31 January 2013 by Cengage Learning, Inc
Format Mixed media product/Mixed Media, 6th edition, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 Digital online
Author(s) By Andrews, Jean
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ISBN-13 9781133135371
ISBN-10 1133135374
Stock Available
Status Showing available from publisher, allow 2-4 weeks for delivery
Publisher Cengage Learning, Inc
Imprint Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication Date 31 January 2013
Publication Country United States United States
Format Mixed media product/Mixed Media, 6th edition, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 Digital online
Contains Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 Digital online
Edition 6th edition
Author(s) By Andrews, Jean
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Computer Certification: A+
Personal Computers
Number of Pages 768
Dimensions Width: 217mm
Height: 276mm
Spine: 24mm
Weight 1,355g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
NBS Text Computing: Textbooks & Study Guides
ONIX Text College/higher education
Dewey Code 004.16
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

This step-by-step, highly visual text provides students with a comprehensive introduction to managing and maintaining computer hardware. Written by best-selling author and educator Jean Andrews, A+ Guide To Hardware, International Edition closely integrates the CompTIA A+ Exam objectives to prepare students for the hardware portions of the 220-801 and 220-802 certification exams. The new Sixth Edition also features extensive updates to reflect current technology, techniques, and industry standards in the dynamic, fast-paced field of PC repair. Each chapter covers both core concepts and advanced topics, organizing material to facilitate practical application and encourage students to learn by doing. Supported by a wide range of supplemental resources to enhance learning - including innovative instructional tools, interactive exercises and activities, and online study guides - this proven text offers an ideal way to prepare for success as a professional PC repair technician.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 1. Working Inside a Computer. 2. All about Motherboards. 3. Supporting Processors and Memory. 4. Suppporting Hard Drives. 5. Installing and Supporting I/O and Storage Devices. 6. Satisfying Customer Needs. 7. Troubleshooting Hardware Startup. 8. Supproting Network Connections. 9. Networking Types, Devices, and Cables. 10. Supporting Laptops. 11. Supporting Printers. Appendix A: Keystroke Shortcuts in Windows. Appendix B: CompTIA A+ Acronyms.

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Author's Bio

Jean Andrews has more than 30 years of experience in the computer industry as well as more than 13 years of teaching in the college classroom. She has worked in a variety of businesses where she's designed, written, and supported application software. She has also managed a computer repair help desk and handled troubleshooting for wide area networks. Ms. Andrews has written numerous books on software, hardware and the Internet. In addition to this bestselling A+ GUIDE TO IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT, she's written the A+ GUIDE TO HARDWARE: MANAGING, MAINTAINING AND TROUBLESHOOTING. She lives in north Georgia.

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