Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Troubleshooting video, part of CompTIA A+ Exam Prep (220-901) Part 4: Displays and Printers.
- There are few things more irritating in this world…than video problems.…I hate it when my video card messes up or my monitor…messes up and this episode is designed to go through…lots and lots of very specific troubleshooting problems…you're going to run into.…In fact, one of the things I like about this latest version…of the CompTIA A+ is that they do a great job…enumerating very specific symptoms and we're going to go…through this episode going through each one of these,…straight from the A+, and show you how to fix…each and every one of these.…
So let's go ahead and get started with,…oh, oh, wait, before we get started,…there's one more thing I want to add.…The best thing about this version of the CompTIA A+,…they finally got rid of CRTs.…Yeah!…Bring 'em on!…So you've got this big beautiful 27-inch…IPS LCD monitor.…You love it and it's great and it's capable of 1920 x 1080…and it's a beautiful thing, 16 x 9 aspect ratio,…and then one day you walk up to the computer…and you've letter-boxed down to a 4 x 3 and you're in…
The CompTIA A+ 220-901 exam is comprised of six key parts. The fourth, peripherals, is covered by this course. Instructor Mike Meyers explains how to manage monitors and display technologies, including how to work with connectors and ports like VGA and DVI. He also shows you how to maintain printers and multifunction devices, both as independent devices and as devices connected and configured to a computer.
Note: The six courses designed for the CompTIA A+ (220-901) exam preparation include core processing, core hardware, peripherals and building a PC, displays and printers, networking, and laptops and mobile devices.
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- Configuring display technologies
- Working with Plasma and DLP monitors
- Setting up video connections, graphic cards, and projectors
- Using dual displays
- Troubleshooting video issues
- Maintaining printers