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
Skill Level Beginner
(energetic jazz music) - Hey, everybody. It's Mike Meyers, and I'm welcoming you to the Lynda course of Displays and Printers. This is the fourth of six videos that are designed to help you pass the CompTIA A+ 901 exam.
Now, in this course, we're gonna be covering, well, like the name says, displays and printers. So we're gonna be going through a kinds of different monitors and video cards, as well as understanding the difference between a laser printer and dot matrix printer, so it's a lot of fun. And for those of you following along in the books, I'm gonna be covering chapters 19 and 27.