The A+ Certification Exam Cram 2 PC Technician's Field Guide is a concise reference for PC technicians that allows you to spend more time getting your job done. The A+ Certification Exam Cram 2 PC Technician's Field Guide gives you quick, easy access to the installing, configuring, troubleshooting and repair information on the Windows operating system and PC components and peripherals that you need while on the job. For A+ candidates, this book will provide the solid troubleshooting and repair information that you will find helpful as a supplemental resource in your exam studies.
Troubleshooting Jump Table.
I. INSTALLING, CONFIGURING, AND UPGRADING.
1. Installing, Configuring, and Upgrading Hardware.
Installing System Boards.
Seating the System Board.
Connecting System Board Cables.
Installing Adapter Cards.
Connecting External I/O Systems.
Installing the System Unit’s Cover.
Upgrading System Boards.
Heat Sinks and Fans.
Configuring the Microprocessor.
Required Knowledge for Manually Configuring Processors.
Microprocessor Upgrade Paths.
Upgrading the BIOS.
Testing the Upgrade.
Matching Processors to Incompatible Sockets
Installing Additional Processors.
Processor and Slot Specifications.
Installing Memory Modules.
Using the System Board Documentation.
Advanced SDRAM Technologies.
Static RAM (SRAM) Technologies.