Which one of these could not be done with a LiveCD distribution?
B) Disk management
D) BIOS upgrade
The answer: D) BIOS upgrade
LiveCDs are incredibly useful self-booting compilations that can do everything from gaming to computer diagnostics. However, BIOS upgrades are very hardware specific and require specialized software from a hardware manufacturer. It’s also a good idea for any BIOS upgrade to ensure that the code you’re using comes directly from the manufacturer and not from a third-party.
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CompTIA A+ certified professionals need more than screwdrivers and multimeters to properly troubleshoot and maintain computing systems. To provide the best troubleshooting and preventive maintenance, they must also have the right software tools. In this module, we’ll discuss the primary categories of software tools and show you where to download some free software compilations that will make your job much easier.