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Table of Contents

Chapter: Introduction

CompTIA A+ Complete Video Course (220-901): Introduction

03m 44s

Getting Started

04m 6s

Chapter: Module 01 Hardware

Module 1 Intro

01m 34s

Chapter: Lesson 1: Motherboard Components

Learning objectives

01m 12s

1.1 Form Factors

07m 16s

1.2 The CPU, RAM, and the Chipset

04m 9s

1.3 The BIOS and Lithium Battery

04m 32s

1.4 Expansion Slots

04m 38s

1.5 The Case and Connections

05m 37s

1.6 PC Build: The Motherboard

08m 26s

Chapter: Lesson 2: The CPU

Learning objectives

01m 35s

2.1 Socket Types

06m 22s

2.2 CPU Speed

02m 28s

2.3 CPU Characteristics

04m 26s

2.4 Cooling

10m 5s

2.5 PC Build: The CPU

18m 19s

Chapter: Lesson 3: RAM

Learning objectives

00m 52s

3.1 Types of RAM

06m 37s

3.2 Calculating the Data Transfer Rate of RAM

03m 0s

3.3 RAM Features

03m 36s

3.4 RAM Compatibility

05m 14s

3.5 PC Build: RAM

05m 57s

Chapter: Lesson 4: PC Expansion Cards

Learning objectives

00m 51s

4.1 Types of Expansion Cards I

06m 23s

4.2 Types of Expansion Cards II

04m 45s

4.3 PC Build: Expansion Cards

09m 44s

Chapter: Lesson 5: Power Supplies

Learning objectives

00m 50s

5.1 Power Connector Types

07m 5s

5.2 Power Supply Specifications

07m 25s

5.3 PC Build: Power

12m 17s

Chapter: Lesson 6: Storage

Learning objectives

02m 12s

6.1 Magnetic Hard Drives

13m 31s

6.2 Solid-State Hard Drives

05m 23s

6.3 Flash-based Drives

08m 25s

6.4 Optical Drives

09m 35s

6.5 Tape Drives

05m 12s

6.6 RAID Concepts and Hardware

15m 22s

6.7 PC Build: Storage

09m 8s

Chapter: Lesson 7: The BIOS

Learning objectives

01m 15s

7.1 Accessing the BIOS

04m 21s

7.2 BIOS Component Information

06m 12s

7.3 BIOS Configurations

09m 55s

7.4 Diagnotics and Monitoring

05m 56s

7.5 PC Build: Flashing the BIOS

06m 49s

Chapter: Lesson 8: PC Connections

Learning objectives

01m 46s

8.1 Display Connections

11m 7s

8.2 Audio Connections

06m 24s

8.3 Device Connections

13m 3s

8.4 Wireless Connections

11m 19s

8.5 Adapters and Converters

10m 8s

8.6 PC Build: Connecting Equipment

12m 57s

Chapter: Lesson 9: Custom PC Configurations

Learning objectives

01m 48s

9.1 Design Workstations

11m 46s

9.2 Gaming PCs

06m 48s

9.3 HTPCs

05m 47s

9.4 Home Server PCs

02m 43s

9.5 Virtualization Workstations

08m 53s

9.6 Thick Clients Versus Thin Clients

02m 56s

9.7 Audio/Video Editing Workstations

06m 41s

Chapter: Lesson 10: Displays

Learning objectives

01m 35s

10.1 Display Types

07m 37s

10.2 Refresh Rates and Frame Rates

04m 33s

10.3 Resolution

06m 2s

10.4 Color Depth

02m 53s

10.5 Aspect Ratio

03m 8s

10.6 Brightness and Contrast

02m 41s

10.7 Signal Types, and Filters

03m 52s

10.8 PC Build: The Monitors

05m 48s

Chapter: Lesson 11: Peripherals

Learning objectives

01m 0s

11.1 Input Devices

08m 15s

11.2 Output and Hybrid Devices

03m 26s

11.3 PC Build: The Input Devices

06m 24s

Chapter: Lesson 12: Printers

Learning objectives

01m 15s

12.1 Types of Printers & Maintenance

06m 58s

12.2 Configuration Settings

10m 32s

12.3 Device Sharing

11m 35s

12.4 The Laser Print Process

06m 47s

12.5 Virtual Printing

07m 26s

12.6 PC Build: The Printer

11m 58s

Chapter: Module 02 Networking

Module intro

01m 31s

Chapter: Lesson 13: Computer Networking Introduction

Learning objectives

01m 32s

13.1 What is a Computer Network?

02m 2s

13.2 What are the Reasons for having a Computer Network?

02m 20s

13.3 Clients versus Servers

02m 11s

13.4 Network Topologies

05m 15s

13.5 Network Media

02m 7s

13.6 Bandwidth and Data Transfer Rate

07m 29s

Chapter: Lesson 14: Network Architecture Devices

Learning objectives

01m 17s

14.1 Switches

02m 6s

14.2 Routers

09m 51s

14.3 Access Points

11m 38s

14.4 Firewalls

05m 44s

14.5 Ethernet-based Devices

05m 51s

14.6 More Network Devices

02m 45s

Chapter: Lesson 15: Wired Networks

Learning objectives

00m 51s

15.1 Coaxial and Fiber Optic Types and Connectors

06m 51s

15.2 Twisted Pair Cable and Connectors

12m 40s

15.3 Twisted Pair Cabling and Testing Tools

09m 27s

Chapter: Lesson 16: Wireless Networks & SOHO Networking

Learning objectives

01m 26s

16.1 Wireless Standards

07m 58s

16.2 Encryption Types

07m 26s

16.3 Wireless Channels

06m 53s

16.4 NAT and Port Forwarding

07m 40s

16.5 DHCP

06m 39s

16.6 DMZ

06m 49s

Chapter: Lesson 17: Internet Connection Types

Learning objectives

01m 33s

17.1 Cable Internet, DSL, and Fiber Optic Internet Services

16m 33s

17.2 Cellular Internet, Mobile Hotspots, and Tethering

10m 36s

17.3 Dial-up and ISDN

11m 18s

17.4 Satellite Internet

02m 56s

17.5 WiMAX and Line of Sight Wireless

04m 37s

Chapter: Lesson 18: TCP/IP

Learning objectives

02m 14s

18.1 IPv4

12m 37s

18.2 IPv6

09m 6s

18.3 Public versus Private Addresses

04m 45s

18.4 Static versus Dynamic Addresses

05m 11s

18.5 Subnet Masks

04m 4s

18.6 Client IP Settings

08m 51s

Chapter: Lesson 19: Ports and Protocols

Learning objectives

01m 30s

19.1 TCP versus UDP

07m 59s

19.2 DHCP

01m 46s

19.3 DNS

06m 59s

19.4 SMB, CIFS, AFP, and SNMP

05m 18s

19.5 SSH

04m 8s

19.6 Common TCP/IP Ports

07m 32s

Chapter: Module 03 Mobile Devices

Mobile Intro

02m 7s

Chapter: Lesson 20: Laptop Expansion Options

Learning objectives

00m 57s

20.1 SODIMMs

11m 37s

20.2 Ports and Adapters

11m 54s

Chapter: Lesson 21: Laptop Hardware Replacement

Learning objectives

01m 29s

21.1 Laptop: Hard Drive Removal and Installation

15m 46s

21.2 Laptop: Power and Speakers

07m 49s

21.3 Laptop: Housing and Screen

11m 59s

21.4 Laptop: Keyboard and Touchpad

10m 23s

21.5 Laptop: CPU, System Board, and Mini PCIe

12m 48s

Chapter: Lesson 22: Laptop Displays

Learning objectives

00m 27s

22.1 Types of Laptop Displays

05m 45s

22.2 Laptop Components

05m 33s

Chapter: Lesson 23: Laptop Function Keys and Features

Learning objectives

00m 53s

23.1 Keyboard and Touchpad Functionality

12m 15s

23.2 Display Functionality

10m 16s

23.3 Docking Stations and Port Replicators

07m 12s

23.4 Laptop Security

09m 46s

Chapter: Lesson 24: Characteristics of Smart Phones and Tablets

Learning objectives

01m 25s

24.1 Tablets

07m 7s

24.2 Smart Phones and Phablets

08m 46s

24.3 Wearable Technology

05m 5s

24.4 E-readers, Smart Cameras, and GPS

11m 54s

Chapter: Lesson 25: Ports and Accessories of Smart Phones and Tablets

Learning objectives

00m 38s

25.1 USB and Vendor-specific Ports

03m 21s

25.2 Wireless Connections

06m 13s

25.3 Mobile Hotspots

07m 59s

25.4 Memory Upgrades

09m 8s

25.5 Other Mobile Accessories

04m 35s

Chapter: Module 04 Troubleshooting

Mobile Intro

02m 16s

Chapter: Lesson 26: PC Troubleshooting

Learning objectives

01m 30s

26.1 Introduction to Troubleshooting

10m 17s

26.2 Troubleshooting Boot Issues

13m 57s

26.3 Troubleshooting Other Common Desktop Symptoms

12m 17s

26.4 Troubleshooting Power Issues

04m 23s

26.5 Troubleshooting Failure to Boot to Hard Drive

02m 23s

Chapter: Lesson 27: PC Troubleshooting Tools

Learning objectives

00m 52s

27.1 Power Supply Tester

16m 44s

27.2 Multimeter

07m 25s

27.3 POST Devices

07m 33s

27.4 Loopback Plugs

08m 6s

27.5 More PC Tools

08m 48s

Chapter: Lesson 28: Troubleshooting Hard Drives and RAID Arrays

Learning objectives

01m 21s

28.1 Hard Drive Issues

11m 39s

28.2 BSOD

08m 38s

28.3 RAID Errors

06m 12s

Chapter: Lesson 29: Hard Drive Troubleshooting Tools

Learning objectives

00m 58s

29.1 Physical Tools

05m 14s

29.2 Windows Utilities

14m 50s

29.3 Third-Party Utilities

04m 24s

Chapter: Lesson 30: Troubleshooting Video Issues

Learning objectives

01m 8s

30.1 Video Troubleshooting Part 1

14m 11s

30.2 Video Troubleshooting Part 2

09m 37s

Chapter: Lesson 31: Troubleshooting Wired and Wireless Issues

Learning objectives

01m 12s

31.1 Connectivity Problems

09m 19s

31.2 APIPA

06m 31s

31.3 IP Conflicts

01m 48s

31.4 Slow Transfer Speeds

09m 39s

31.5 Low RF Signal Problem

04m 53s

31.6 SSID Not Found Issue

05m 23s

Chapter: Lesson 32: Network Troubleshooting Tools

Learning objectives

00m 39s

32.1 Hardware-based Network Troubleshooting Tools

05m 33s

32.2 Software-based Network Troubleshooting Tools

21m 54s

Chapter: Lesson 33: Troubleshooting Mobile Devices

Learning objectives

00m 57s

33.1 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 1

09m 53s

33.2 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 2

09m 53s

33.3 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 3

09m 53s

33.4 Troubleshooting Common Mobile Device Issues Part 4

09m 53s

33.5 Mobile Device Disassembling Processes

04m 55s

Chapter: Lesson 34: Troubleshooting Printers

Learning objectives

01m 51s

34.1 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 1

09m 53s

34.2 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 2

04m 34s

34.3 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 3

09m 53s

34.4 Troubleshooting Common Printer Issues Part 4

09m 53s

34.5 Printer Troubleshooting Tools

09m 53s

Chapter: Summary

CompTIA A+ Complete Video Course (220-901): Summary

01m 25s