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Security+ Pop Quiz:  Paper money is better

Security+ Pop Quiz: Paper money is better

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Best Practices for Linux – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 2.1

Best Practices for Linux – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 2.1

Last modified on June 27th, 2018 at 12:24 pm

Linux is the most popular open-source operating system in the world, and it’s helpful to know how to keep the system performing well. In this video, you’ll learn about Linux resources for backups, disk maintenance, system updates, and more.

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Best Practices for Mac OS – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 2.1

Best Practices for Mac OS – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 2.1

Last modified on June 27th, 2018 at 11:59 am

Apple’s Mac OS X operating system includes a number of tools and utilities to keep things running efficiently. In this video, you’ll learn about scheduled backups, disk maintenance options, system updates, and anti-virus options in Mac OS X.

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Windows Preventive Maintenance Best Practices – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 1.7

Windows Preventive Maintenance Best Practices – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 1.7

Last modified on June 22nd, 2018 at 6:00 pm

It’s important to keep your Windows operating system running at peak efficiency. In this video, you’ll learn about backups, disk maintenance, Windows updates, and much more.

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Configuring a SOHO Wireless Router – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 2.6

Configuring a SOHO Wireless Router – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 2.6

Last modified on June 7th, 2018 at 12:22 pm

SOHO wireless routers may be the most common network devices in the world, so it’s important that you understand some of the more detailed configuration settings. In this video, you’ll learn about wireless channels, encryption, NAT, port forwarding, port triggering, IP addressing, DMZ ports, QoS, and more.

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Patches and Updates – CompTIA Network+ N10-006 – 2.5

Patches and Updates – CompTIA Network+ N10-006 – 2.5

Last modified on May 20th, 2015 at 3:15 pm

Patching and updating your computer components can be a simple process or one that can bring significant challenges. In this video, you’ll learn about updating your operating system, firmware, drivers, and much more.

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Mitigating Risk in Static Environments – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 4.5

Mitigating Risk in Static Environments – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 4.5

Last modified on June 8th, 2017 at 11:22 am

Even static environments require security. In this video, you’ll learn about layered security, network segmentation, tcp wrappers, application firewalls, and firmware version control.

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Preventive Maintenance Best Practices – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 1.7

Preventive Maintenance Best Practices – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 1.7

Last modified on June 21st, 2013 at 12:22 pm

To keep things running at peak efficiency, your computer needs occasional maintenance. In this video, you’ll learn some useful techniques for maintaining your PC.

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CompTIA A+ 220-702: 3.2 – Configuring and Installing Wireless Routers

CompTIA A+ 220-702: 3.2 – Configuring and Installing Wireless Routers

Last modified on October 7th, 2019 at 2:11 pm

Wireless routers have become a standard installation into our small offices and home offices. In this video, you’ll learn about detailed wireless router configuration options, the basics of hardware and software firewall configuration, and tips for the physical installation of wireless routers.

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Which motherboard component contains the startup firmware for the computer?

Which motherboard component contains the startup firmware for the computer?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 6:46 pm

When a computer starts, it loads startup firmware from a component on the motherboard. What is the name of this component?

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