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CompTIA A+ Practice Test Core 2 (220-1102)

By : Mark Birch, Ian Neil
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CompTIA A+ Practice Test Core 2 (220-1102)

By: Mark Birch, Ian Neil

Overview of this book

The CompTIA A+ Core 2 certification validates the knowledge you need to support common operating systems and software installations. This book tests the skills essential for you to secure computing environments and troubleshoot common computing issues, while adhering to operational procedures through practice questions. Using proven techniques to test a candidate's knowledge of Core 2 (220-1102) exam objectives, this book will ensure that you're well-prepared to pass the exam on your first attempt. The chapters in this book comprise multiple-choice questions at the same level of difficulty as those you’ll find in the official exam. All the questions are broken down into different chapters according to each exam domain, finishing with a 90-question mock exam to prepare you to confidently take the real exam. The chapters are designed in a way to not only test your knowledge, but also your ability to handle pressure during the exam. By the end of this practice test book, you’ll be well-prepared to pass the CompTIA A+ Core 2 exam with confidence.
Table of Contents (10 chapters)

Introduction

In order to successfully pass the A+ certification exam, the candidate must understand the best practice approach used to perform effective software troubleshooting.

When troubleshooting desktop environments, a solid understanding of the Windows OS is a key requirement. A technician must be able to interpret system messages and respond to common errors and events using the correct techniques. Desktop computers are still a mainstay of the modern office environment, and the correct troubleshooting methods should be observed when supporting users on these platforms.

A technician must understand the correct proactive approach to ensure systems are kept optimized and malware free. This includes the timely deployment of OS patches and OS updates.

A thorough understanding of supporting software applications on mobile OSs is also very important.

In order to be successful on the CompTIA A+ Core 2 (220-1102) certification exam, candidates must ensure they are familiar...