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CompTIA® A+® Complete Deluxe Study Guide: Exams 220-901 and 220-902, 3rd Edition by Toby Skandier, Emmett Dulaney, Quentin Docter

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Chapter 14 Operating System Administration

THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA A+ 220-902 EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • ✓ 1.1 Compare and contrast various features and requirements of Microsoft Operating Systems (Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1).
    • Features: User account control, compatibility mode, administrative tools, security center, event viewer, file structure and paths, category view vs. classic view
  • ✓ 1.2 Given a scenario, install Windows PC operating systems using appropriate methods.
    • Partitioning: Dynamic, Basic, Primary, Extended, Logical, GPT
    • Filesystem types/formatting: ExFAT, FAT32, NTFS, CDFS, NFS, ext3, ext4, Quick format vs. full format
    • Load alternate third-party drivers when necessary
    • Workgroup vs. Domain ...

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