Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Touring Windows Vista, part of CompTIA A+ (220-902) Cert Prep: 1 Introduction to Computers.
- One of the things that really cracked me up…back in 2015 when CompTIA announced the 901 and 902 exams…is that they included Windows Vista.…Now I need to warn you right now…I love or loved Windows Vista.…The reason I loved Windows Vista so much…is because it brought so many new things…that we use now in every version of Windows…up through the latest version,…we use things that were started in Vista,…but like any version of 01 Vista had its problems…and it was pretty much beat up by the entire world…and didn't last too terribly long…and was pretty quickly replaced by Windows 7.…
However, since it's on the exam…and since it is kind of cool…I wanna do a quick tour of Windows Vista,…so we can talk about some of the basic parts,…now we're keeping it really basic here folks,…some of the basic aspects that Windows Vista…introduced to the world…and because, well, you're probably gonna see them on the A+.…So let's go ahead and get started…with a tour of Windows Vista.…Now what you have in front of you here…is a very classic Windows Vista desktop.…
In this introductory course, Mike Meyers explains the basics of how a computer works and the operational procedures that are key to any well-running IT team, including soft skills such as professionalism, communication, and safety. In Chapter 2, Mike tours the four most recent versions of Windows, as well as the OS X and Ubuntu Linux operating systems. He shows how to navigate to essential tools in each OS and explains how to manage virtual memory (RAM).
Details about the CompTIA A+ certification and the exam blueprints can be found at https://certification.comptia.org/certifications/a.
- Interacting and communicating with clients
- Understanding the top three threats to a PC
- Touring Windows Vista, 7, 8, and 10
- Touring OS X and Linux