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The powerful, easy way to prepare for the new CompTIA A+ Exam! The brand-new CompTIA A+ Video Mentor is the ultimate video product for today's A+ Candidate! CompTIA A+ Video Mentor starts with expert, step by step, video walkthroughs covering exam objectives for both A+ exams. This Video Mentor contains more than 10 full hours of expert-led videos that walk you through the skills and concepts you'll need to pass both of the new CompTIA A+ exams! Just watch, master and review the A+ exam objectives.

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Table of Contents

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Introduction to CompTIA A+ Windows Simulator (ScenarioExpress)

Introduction to ScenarioExpress

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General Introduction

General Introduction

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Part I - Hardware

Hardware Intro

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1.01 - BIOS

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1.02 - System Resources

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1.03 - Power Supplies

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1.04 - Motherboards

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1.05 - CPUs

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1.06 - Storage Devices

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1.07 - Ports and Connectors

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1.08 - Memory

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1.09 - Video

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1.10 - RAID

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1.11a - Printers: Hardware

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1.11b - Printers: Configuration

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Part 2 - Troubleshooting, Repair, and Maintenance

Troubleshooting Intro

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Preventative Maintenance

2.01 - Windows Updates

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2.02 - Backup

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2.03 - Scheduled Tasks

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2.04 - Chkdsk

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2.05 - The Disk Defragment Utility

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2.06 - Disk Cleanup

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2.07 - Physical Cleaning Methods

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Troubleshooting Programs and Applications

2.08 - Add or Remove Programs

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2.09 - Error Reporting

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2.10 - Support Tools

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2.11 - Dr Watson

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2.12 - Compatibility Mode

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Troubleshooting the System

2.13 - Task Manager

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2.14 - Msconfig

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2.15 - DirectX Diagnostic Tool

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2.16 - Keyboard Navigation

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2.17 - The System Monitor

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2.18 - The Registry

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2.19 - Windows File Protection and System File Checker

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2.20 - Services

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2.21 - Event Viewer

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2.22 - Advanced Options Menu

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2.23 - System Restore

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2.24 - Remote Assistance

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2.25 - Command Line

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2.26 - Command Line, Attrib Command

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2.27 - The Recovery Console

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2.28 - ERD and ASR

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2.29 - In-place Upgrade

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Part 3 - Operating System and Software

Operating Systems Intro

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Before You Install the OS

3.01 - History of Operating Systems

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3.02 - Partitioning the Hard Drive

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3.03 - Comparing Active, System, and Boot Partitions

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3.04 - Formatting the Hard Drive

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3.05 - File Allocation Table

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3.06 - Operating Modes

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The Installation

3.07 - Minimum Installation Requirements

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3.08 - Installation Types

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3.09 - File Systems

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3.10 - Installation Methods

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3.11 - System Files

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3.12 - Product Activation

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3.13 - User State Migration Tool

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The User Interface

3.14 - Windows Explorer

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3.15 - Control Panel

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3.16 - The Start Menu

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3.17 - The Taskbar

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3.18 - Date and Time

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3.19 - Display Properties

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3.20 - The Mouse

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Hardware Configurations

3.21 - The Device Manager

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3.22 - Driver Signing

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3.23 - Hardware Profiles

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3.24 - Regional and Language Options

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3.25 - Disk Management

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Folders and Files

3.26 - Folder Options

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3.27 - Folder Properties

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3.28 - The Character Map

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3.29 - Shortcuts

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User Configurations

3.30 - User Accounts

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3.31 - Local Users and Groups

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3.32 - Disk Quotas

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3.33 - Remote Desktop

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3.34 - Accessibility

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Miscellaneous Configurations

3.35 - Virtual Memory

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3.36 - System Information

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3.37 - Startup and Recovery

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3.38 - Microsoft Management Console

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3.39 - Computer Name

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3.40 - Map a Network Drive

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3.41 - System Properties - General Tab

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3.42 - System Properties - Advanced Tab

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Part 4 - Networking

Networking Intro

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4.01 - Comparing LANs and WANs

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4.02 - Network Topologies

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4.03a - Transmission Media: Copper Cables

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4.03b - Transmission Media: Fiber Optic Cables

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4.03c - Transmission Media: Wireless

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4.04 - NICs, Routers, Switches, and Hubs

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4.05 - Network Protocols

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4.06 - Configuring the NIC

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4.07 - IP Addresses

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4.08 - Ports

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4.09 - Routers

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4.10 - Troubleshooting

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4.11 - WAN Technologies

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4.12 - Internet Explorer

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4.13 - SSL

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4.14 - Email

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4.15 - FTP and Telnet

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Part 5 - Security

Security Intro

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5.01 - Physical Security and Authentication

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5.02 - Local Security Policy

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5.03 - Encryption

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5.04 - File Sharing and Permissions

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5.05 - Windows Firewall

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5.06 - Wireless Security

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5.07 - Malware

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Part 6 - Laptops

Laptops Intro

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6.01 - Components

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6.02 - Memory

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6.03 - PCMCIA

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6.04 - Displays

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6.05 - Input Devices

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6.06 - Power Management

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6.07 - Ports and Connectors

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6.08 - Recovery Methods

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Part 7 - Operational Procedures

Operating Procedures Intro

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7.01 - Environmental and Safety Issues

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7.02 - Customer Service

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Part 8 - Vista

Vista Intro

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8.01 - The Start Menu

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8.02 - What's New?

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8.03 - What's Different?

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8.04 - What's the Same?

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8.05 - What Else Do You Need to Know?

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8.06 - Summary

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Part 9 - Windows 7

9.01 - Introduction to Windows 7

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9.02 - Libraries

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9.03 - User Account Control

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9.04 - Upgrade Advisor

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9.05 - Windows Easy Transfer Utility

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9.06 - BitLocker

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9.07 - exFAT

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9.08 - x64 Architecture

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9.09 - Control Panel

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