CompTIA A+ Certification Boxed Set, Second Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802) (2nd ed.)

by Jane Holcombe, Charles Holcombe, James Pyles, Michael J. Chapple, Michael Pastore

Series: Certification Press

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The most complete CompTIA A+ self-study package, fully updated for the 2012 exams—SAVE 12% on this boxed set plus bonus electronic content!

CompTIA A+ Certification Boxed Set, Second Edition is your complete program for self-study, offering a variety of tools to use in preparation for CompTIA A+ Exams 220-801 and 220-802. CompTIA A+ Certification Study Guide, Eighth Edition is an in-depth exam review covering 100% of the 2012 exam objectives. Test what you’ve learned with the 1000+ practice exam questions featured in CompTIA A+ Certification Practice Exams, Second Edition.

Move on to the bonus electronic content which features an hour of LearnKey’s multimedia CompTIA A+ training, MasterSim interactive environment labs, and a Quick Review Guide. This bonus electronic content is in addition to the first hour of LearnKey’s multimedia CompTIA A+ training, author-led video training, and eight practice exams that are included with the set’s component eBooks. This Boxed Set is CompTIA Approved Quality Content.

Complete coverage of Exams 220-801 and 220-802:
Operational procedures; Operating system fundamentals; Personal computer components—motherboards and processors; Personal computer components— storage, memory, and adapters; Power supplies, cooling systems, and peripherals; The custom PC; Installing and upgrading PC components; Installing and configuring laptops; Installing, configuring, and upgrading Windows; Disk and file management; Troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of PCs; Troubleshooting and preventive maintenance for laptops; Troubleshooting and preventive maintenance for Windows; Network basics; Installing a small office/home office (SOHO) network; Troubleshooting networks; Computer security fundamentals; Implementing and troubleshooting security; Configuring networking for Windows clients; Windows client virtualization; Supporting mobile devices; Using and supporting printers


  • McGraw-Hill Education; August 2013
  • ISBN: 9780071822633
  • Edition: 2
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  • Title: CompTIA A+ Certification Boxed Set, Second Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802)
  • Series: Certification Press
  • Author: Jane Holcombe; Charles Holcombe; James Pyles; Michael J. Chapple; Michael Pastore
  • Imprint: McGraw-Hill Education
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  • 9780071822633

About The Author

Jane Holcombe, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, MCT, MCSE, CNA, CompTIA CTT+, is a pioneer in the field of PC training. She co-founded a Minnesota training company and has trained technical support personnel nationally for more than 20 years. Jane is a past president of the Twin Cities PC User Group and the coauthor of Survey of Operating Systems and other books.

Charles Holcombe, CompTIA A+, has been an independent trainer and consultant for more than 25 years. He has developed and delivered many training courses in addition to authoring or coauthoring several books, including Survey of Operating Systems.

James Pyles, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, works as a consultant, author, editor, and technical writer. He has written numerous books and articles on IT certifications and has been a contributor to Linux Pro Magazine and Ubuntu User Magazine. James currently works at Keynetics, Inc.

Michael Pastore, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, MCP, has been writing computer books for more than 15 years and has been involved in IT for more than 30 years in roles spanning from network technician to president of an IT training school. He has served as a faculty member at several IT institutes, including the University of Phoenix and DeVry University.